Economic Calendar

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Apr
16
TuesdayImpactActualForecastPreviousDetails
00:00
USD
Fed's Rosengren speaks in Davidson, NC
med
04:30
JPY
Tertiary Industry Activity Index (m/m)
low
-0.6%-0.2%0.6%*
08:30
GBP
Average Earnings Index (3m y/y)
med
3.5%3.4%3.5%*
08:30
GBP
Unemployment Rate
med
3.9%4.0%3.9%
09:00
EUR
German ZEW (Current Conditions)
med
5.58.511.1
09:00
EUR
ZEW (Economic Sentiment)
high
4.5-2.5
09:00
EUR
German ZEW (Economic Sentiment)
med
3.10.5-3.6
12:30
CAD
Manufacturing Sales (m/m)
med
-0.2%-0.1%0.8%*
13:15
USD
Capacity Utilization Rate
med
78.8%79.2%79.0%*

Capacity Utilization Rate

13:15
USD
ImpactActualForecastPrevious
med
78.8%79.2%78.2%

Details

Source
Federal Reserve Board
Measures
The Capacity Utilization Rate is the percentage of production capacity being utilized in the U.S.(available resources includes factories, mines and utilities).
Usual Effect
A higher than expected reading should be taken as positive/bullish for the USD, while a lower than expected reading should be taken as negative/bearish for the USD.
Frequency
Monthly
Next Release
May 15, 2019
Why Traders Care
Capacity Utilization reflects overall growth and demand in the economy. It can also act as a leading indicator of consumer price inflation.
13:15
USD
Industrial Production (m/m)
med
-0.1%0.2%0.1%
14:00
USD
NAHB Builders survey
low
63.064.062.0
17:00
EUR
ECB's Lane speaks in Dublin
med
18:00
USD
Fed's Kaplan speaks in Hobbs, NM
med
22:45
NZD
CPI (y/y)
high
1.5%1.7%1.9%
23:50
JPY
Trade Balance (nsa)
med
528.5B367.7B334.9B*
23:50
JPY
Trade Balance
med
-177.8B-296.9B26.5B*

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