Economic Calendar

  • Apr
    29
    Sun
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    30
    Mon
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    1
    Tue
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    2
    Wed
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    3
    Thu
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    4
    Fri
  • May
    5
    Sat
May
3
ThursdayImpactActualForecastPreviousDetails
01:00
NZD
ANZ Commodity Price
med
1.0%1.2%
01:30
AUD
Building approvals (m/m)
high
2.6%1.0%-6.2%
01:30
AUD
Trade Balance
med
1,527.0M865.0M825.0M
08:30
GBP
Services PMI
med
52.853.551.7
09:00
EUR
Core CPI (y/y)
med
0.7%0.9%1.0%
09:00
EUR
PPI (m/m)
low
0.1%0.1%0.1%
12:30
CAD
Merchandise Trade
med
-4.14-2.25-2.93*
12:30
USD
Unit Labor Costs (q/q)
med
2.7%3.0%2.1%*
12:30
USD
Non Farm Productivity (q/q ann)
low
0.7%0.9%0.3%*
12:30
USD
Trade Balance
med
-49.0B-50.0B-57.7B*

Trade Balance

12:30
USD
ImpactActualForecastPrevious
med
-49.0B-50.0B-57.6B

Details

Source
Bureau of Economic Analysis
Measures
Difference in value between imported and exported goods and services during the reported month
Usual Effect
Actual > Forecast = Good for currency
Frequency
Released monthly, about 35 days after the month ends
Next Release
Jun 6, 2018
Why Traders Care
The Trade Balance measures the difference in value between imported and exported goods and services over the reported period. A positive number indicates that more goods and services were exported than imported.
Also Called
International Trade in Goods and Services
12:30
USD
Unemployment Claims
med
211.0k225.0k209.0k
14:00
USD
ISM Non-Manufacturing
high
56.858.058.8
14:00
USD
Factory Orders (m/m)
low
1.6%1.4%1.6%*

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