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ThursdayImpactActualForecastPreviousDetails
07:00
EUR
German GFK Consumer Sentiment
med
2.77.58.3*
07:45
EUR
French Business Survey
med
98.093.0101.0*
09:00
EUR
M3 Money Supply (y/y)
med
5.5%5.1%5.2%
09:30
GBP
Retail Sales (y/y)
high
0.0%0.7%0.8%
09:30
GBP
Core Retail Sales (m/m)
high
-0.3%-0.2%1.6%
09:30
GBP
Core Retail Sales (y/y)
high
-0.5%1.1%1.2%
09:30
GBP
Retail Sales (m/m)
high
-0.5%0.2%0.9%
11:00
GBP
Official Bank Rate
high
0.1%0.1%0.1%
12:30
USD
Unemployment Claims
med
3,283.0k1,500.0k281.0k

Unemployment Claims

12:30
USD
ImpactActualForecastPrevious
med
3,283.0k1,500.0k281.0k

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
Apr 2, 2020
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
12:30
USD
Advance Goods Trade Balance
med
-59.9B-63.4B-65.9B*
12:30
USD
Core Personal Consumption Expenditure (q/q ann)
med
1.3%1.7%1.2%
12:30
USD
GDP (q/q ann)
med
2.1%2.1%2.1%
12:30
USD
Wholesale Inventories (m/m)
low
-0.5%-0.4%-0.4%

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