Economic Calendar

  • Dec
    1
    Sun
  • Dec
    2
    Mon
  • Dec
    3
    Tue
  • Dec
    4
    Wed
  • Dec
    5
    Thu
  • Dec
    6
    Today
  • Dec
    7
    Sat
Dec
5
ThursdayImpactActualForecastPreviousDetails
00:00
NZD
RBNZ's Orr News Conference on Bank Capital Review
med
00:30
AUD
Retail Trade (m/m)
med
0.0%0.3%0.2%
00:30
AUD
Trade Balance
med
4,502.0M6,800.0M7,180.0M
01:30
JPY
BoJ's Harada speaks in Oita
med
07:00
EUR
German Factory orders (sa) (m/m)
med
-0.4%0.4%0.3%
10:00
EUR
Retail Sales (y/y)
med
1.4%2.2%3.1%
10:00
EUR
Retail Sales (m/m)
low
-0.6%-0.5%0.1%
10:00
EUR
GDP (SA) (q/q)
med
0.2%0.2%0.2%
10:00
EUR
GDP (SA) (y/y)
med
1.2%1.2%1.2%
12:45
CAD
BoC's Lane gives economic progress report
med
13:30
USD
Unemployment Claims
med
203.0k215.0k213.0k

Unemployment Claims

13:30
USD
ImpactActualForecastPrevious
med
203.0k215.0k213.0k

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
Dec 12, 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
Trade Balance
high
-1.08B-1.45B-1.23B*
13:30
USD
Trade Balance
med
-47.2B-48.9B-51.1B*
15:00
CAD
Ivey PMI
med
60.048.2
15:00
USD
Factory Orders (m/m)
low
0.3%0.1%-0.8%*
15:00
USD
Durable Ex Transportation
med
0.50.60.6
15:00
USD
Durable Goods Orders
med
0.50.60.6
23:30
JPY
Household spending (y/y)
med
-5.1%-3.2%9.5%
23:30
JPY
labor cash earnings (y/y)
med
0.5%0.2%0.5%*

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