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TuesdayImpactActualForecastPreviousDetails
00:30
AUD
New Motor Vehicle Sales (m/m)
low
4.5%0.2%*
00:30
AUD
New Motor Vehicles Sales (y/y)
low
6.7%2.2%*
04:30
JPY
Tertiary Industry Activity Index (m/m)
low
1.1%0.3%0.3%
07:00
EUR
German CPI (m/m)
med
0.6%0.6%0.6%
07:00
EUR
German HICP (m/m)
low
0.8%0.8%0.8%
07:00
EUR
German HICP (y/y)
low
1.6%1.6%1.6%
07:00
EUR
German CPI (y/y)
med
1.7%1.7%1.7%
07:00
EUR
German Wholesale Price Index (m/m)
low
-0.3%0.5%
07:00
EUR
German Wholesale Price Index (y/y)
low
1.8%3.3%
09:30
GBP
CPI (m/m)
high
0.4%0.4%0.3%

CPI (m/m)

09:30
GBP
ImpactActualForecastPrevious
high
0.4%0.4%0.3%

Details

Source
Office for National Statistics
Measures
The Consumer Price Index (CPI) measures the change in the price of goods and services from the perspective of the consumer. It is a key way to measure changes in purchasing trends and inflation.
Usual Effect
A higher than expected reading should be taken as positive/bullish for the GBP, while a lower than expected reading should be taken as negative/bearish for the GBP..
Frequency
Monthly
Next Release
Feb 13, 2018
Why Traders Care
Consumer prices account for a majority of overall inflation. Inflation is important to currency valuation because rising prices lead the central bank to raise interest rates out of respect for their inflation containment mandate.
Acro Expanded
Consumer Price Index (CPI)
09:30
GBP
CPI (y/y)
high
3.0%3.0%3.1%
09:30
GBP
PPI Output (m/m)
low
0.3%0.2%0.3%
09:30
GBP
PPI Output (y/y)
low
3.3%2.9%3.1%*
09:30
GBP
Input Prices (nsa) (m/m)
med
0.1%0.4%1.6%*
09:30
GBP
Input Prices (nsa) (y/y)
med
4.9%5.3%7.3%
13:30
USD
Empire State Survey
med
17.719.019.6*
17:00
CHF
SNB's Jordan Speaks in Zurich
high
23:50
JPY
Key Machinery Orders (m/m)
med
5.7%-1.4%5.0%
23:50
JPY
Key Machinery Orders (y/y)
med
4.1%-1.0%2.3%

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