Economic Calendar

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ThursdayImpactActualForecastPreviousDetails
All Day
GBP
Nationwide Housing Prices s.a (m/m)
low
0.3%0.2%-0.7%
All Day
GBP
Nationwide Housing Prices n.s.a (y/y)
low
0.1%0.0%0.5%
00:30
AUD
Private Sector Credit (m/m)
low
0.2%0.3%0.3%
01:00
CNY
Chinese Manufacturing PMI
low
49.549.349.4
01:00
CNY
Chinese Non-manufacturing PMI
med
54.753.853.8
01:30
JPY
BoJ's Amamiya speaks in Shimonoseki
med
05:00
JPY
Housing Starts (y/y)
low
2.1%2.0%-0.6%
05:00
JPY
Housing Starts
low
0.96M0.95M0.96M*
07:00
EUR
German Retail Sales (m/m)
med
-4.3%-0.6%1.6%*
07:45
EUR
French CPI (m/m)
high
-0.5%-0.6%0.0%
07:45
EUR
French HICP (m/m)
high
-0.6%-0.6%0.1%
07:45
EUR
French CPI (y/y)
high
1.2%1.2%1.6%
07:45
EUR
French HICP (y/y)
high
1.4%1.4%1.9%
08:55
EUR
German Unemployment Rate
med
5.0%5.0%5.0%
08:55
EUR
German Unemployment Change
med
-2.0k-10.0k-14.0k
10:00
EUR
GDP (SA) (q/q)
high
0.2%0.2%0.2%
10:00
EUR
GDP (SA) (y/y)
high
1.2%1.2%1.6%
10:00
EUR
Unemployment Rate
med
7.9%7.9%7.9%
10:15
EUR
ECB's Mersch speaks in Luxembourg
med
13:30
CAD
GDP (m/m)
high
-0.1%-0.1%0.3%
13:30
USD
Employment Cost Index
med
0.7%0.8%0.8%
13:30
CAD
Raw Materials Price Index (m/m)
low
3.8%4.0%-11.8%*
13:30
USD
Unemployment Claims
med
253.0k215.0k200.0k*

Unemployment Claims

13:30
USD
ImpactActualForecastPrevious
med
253.0k215.0k199.0k

Details

Source
U.S. Department of Labor
Measures
This report measures the number of individuals who filed for unemployment insurance for the first time during the past week.
Usual Effect
A higher than expected reading should be taken as negative/bearish for the USD, while a lower than expected reading should be taken as positive/bullish for the USD.
Frequency
Weekly
Next Release
Feb 7, 2019
Why Traders Care
An increase in jobless claims signals slow job growth and additional unemployment. The lack of jobs can affect the consumer spending and confidence.
Also Called
Initial Jobless Claims. Unemployment Claims, Jobless Claims, Initial Claims
13:30
CAD
Industrial PPI (m/m)
low
-0.7%0.1%-0.8%
14:45
USD
Chicago PMI
med
56.761.563.8*
16:00
EUR
German Bundesbank's Weidmann speaks in Frankfurt
med
17:45
CAD
BoC's Wilkins speaks in Toronto
med
21:30
AUD
AIG Manufacturing Index
med
52.550.0
23:30
JPY
Job-to-Applicant Ratio
med
1.631.631.63
23:30
JPY
Unemployment Rate
low
2.4%2.5%2.5%

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