Economic Calendar

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Jan
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ThursdayImpactActualForecastPreviousDetails
01:30
CNY
Chinese CPI (y/y)
med
1.9%2.1%2.2%
01:30
CNY
Chinese PPI (y/y)
high
0.9%1.6%2.7%
05:00
JPY
Leading Indicators Index
low
99.399.699.6
07:45
EUR
French Industrial Production (m/m)
med
-1.3%0.0%1.2%
07:45
EUR
French Industrial Production (y/y)
med
-2.1%-0.2%-0.7%
07:45
EUR
French Manufacturing Production (m/m)
med
-1.4%0.4%1.4%
07:45
EUR
French Manufacturing Production (y/y)
med
-2.2%1.3%
12:30
EUR
ECB Publishes Account of Dec. 12-13 Governing Council Meeting
med
13:30
CAD
Building Permits (m/m)
med
2.6%-0.5%-0.4%*
13:30
CAD
House Price Index (m/m)
low
0.0%0.0%0.0%
13:30
USD
Unemployment Claims
med
216.0k226.0k233.0k*

Unemployment Claims

13:30
USD
ImpactActualForecastPrevious
med
216.0k226.0k231.0k

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
Jan 17, 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
13:35
USD
Fed's Barkin speaks in North Carolina.
med
17:00
USD
Fed's Powell speaks in Washington
med
17:30
EUR
French ECB's Villeroy Speaks in Luxembourg
med
17:30
USD
Fed's Bullard speaks in Little Rock, Ark.
med
18:00
USD
Fed's Evans speaks in Milwaukee
med
18:20
USD
Fed's Kashkari speaks in Minnesota
med
21:30
AUD
AIG Construction PMI
med
42.644.5
21:45
NZD
Building Permits (m/m)
med
-2.0%1.5%

Be not afraid of growing slowly, be afraid of only of standing still.Chinese Proverb