Global economic calendar

Global economic calendar ECONOMIC CALENDAR
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Monday, 14 September 2020 
Time Country Indices Period Previous Reading Forecast Actual Reading Importance
04:30
 
Tertiary Industry Index Jul 9.0% 0.6% -0.5%
Low
04:30
 
Industrial Production Jul 8.0% m/m; -16.1% y/y 8.0% m/m; -16.1% y/y 8.7% m/m; -15.5% y/y
Low
9:00
 
Industrial Production Jul 9.5% m/m; -12.0% y/y 4.0% m/m; -8.2% y/y 4.1% m/m; -7.7% y/y
Low
21:00
 
Westpac Consumer Confidence 3 quarter 97.2 102.4 95.1
Low
Tuesday, 15 September 2020 
Time Country Indices Period Previous Reading Forecast Actual Reading Importance
01:30
 
Monetary Policy Meeting Minutes
High
01:30
 
House Price Index 2 quarter 1.6% q/q; 7.4% y/y -1.3% q/q; 6.8% y/y -1.8% q/q; 6.2% y/y
Medium
02:00
 
Fixed Asset Investment Aug -1.6% -0.5% -0.3%
Medium
02:00
 
Industrial production Aug 4.8% y/y; -0.4% y/y 5.1% y/y 5.6% y/y; 0.4% y/y
Medium
02:00
 
Retail Sales Aug -1.1% y/y; -9.9% y/y 0.0% y/y 0.5% y/y; -9.2% y/y
Low
02:00
 
Unemployment Rate Aug 5.7% 5.6% 5.6%
Low
06:00
 
Claimant Count Change Aug 69.9K 99.5K 73.7K
Medium
06:00
 
Claimant Count Rate Jul 3.9% 4.1% 4.1%
Medium
06:00
 
Average Earnings Index Jul -1.2% 3m/y; -0.2% 3m/y -1.3% 3m/y; -0.2% 3m/y -1.0% 3m/y; 0.2% 3m/y
Medium
06:30
 
Producer & Import Prices Aug 0.1% m/m; -3.3% y/y 0.2% m/m; -2.4% y/y -0.4% m/m; -3.5% y/y
Low
06:45
 
Consumer Price Index Aug -0.1% m/m; 0.2% y/y -0.1% m/m; 0.2% y/y -0.1% m/m; 0.2% y/y
Low
08:00
 
Gross Domestic Product Aug 0.3% m/m; -0.5% y/y 0.3% m/m; -0.5% y/y 0.3% m/m; -0.5% y/y
Low
9:00
 
ZEW Economic Sentiment Sep 71.5 69.7 77.4
Medium
9:00
 
ZEW Current Situation Sep -81.3 -72.0 -66.2
Medium
9:00
 
ZEW Survey (Econ. Sentiment) Sep 64.0 63.0 73.9
Medium
12:30
 
Manufacturing Shipments Jul 23.0% 8.8% 7.0%
Low
12:30
 
NY Fed Empire State manufacturing index Sep 3.7 6.2 17.0
Low
12:30
 
Import price index Aug 1.2% m/m; -2.8% y/y 0.5% m/m; -1.0% y/y 0.9% m/m; -1.4% y/y
Low
13:15
 
Capacity Utilization Aug 71.1% 71.7% 71.4%
Medium
13:15
 
Industrial Production Aug 3.5% 1.2% 0.4%
Medium
13:15
 
Manufacturing Production Aug 3.9% 1.2% 1.0%
Low
14:30
 
Leading Index (Conference Board) Jul 106.9; 0.2% 106.6; -0.3%
Low
15:04
 
Global Dairy Trade Price Index Sep -1.0% 3.6%
Low
22:45
 
Current Account 2 quarter 1.90bln 0.69bln 1.83bln
Low
23:50
 
Trade Balance Aug 41.3bln; 10.9bln 10.0bln; -37.5bln 350.6bln; 248.3bln
Low
Wednesday, 16 September 2020 
Time Country Indices Period Previous Reading Forecast Actual Reading Importance
00:30
 
MI Leading Index Aug 0.1% 0.5%
Low
06:00
 
Consumer Price Index Aug 0.4% m/m; 1.0% y/y -0.6% m/m; 0.1% y/y -0.4% m/m; 0.2% y/y
High
06:00
 
Consumer Price Index-Core Aug 1.8% 0.7% 0.9%
Medium
06:00
 
Retail price index Aug 0.5% m/m; 1.6% y/y -0.3% m/m; 0.6% y/y -0.3% m/m; 0.5% y/y
Medium
06:00
 
PPI Input Aug 1.8% m/m; -5.7% y/y 0.1% m/m; -4.9% y/y -0.4% m/m; -5.8% y/y
Medium
06:00
 
PPI Output Aug 0.3% m/m; -0.9% y/y 0.2% m/m; -0.7% y/y 0.0% m/m; -0.9% y/y
Low
08:30
 
House Price Index Jun 1.1% 3.2% 3.4%
Low
9:00
 
Current Account (sa) Jul 16.0bln; 20.2bln 19.3bln; 21.3bln 20.3bln; 27.9bln
Low
9:30
 
10-y Bond Auction Sep 0.323%; 2.68 0.263%; 2.96
Low
9:30
 
30-y Bond Auction Sep -0.05%; 2.9 -0.07%; 1.9
Low
12:30
 
Consumer Price Index Aug 0.0% m/m; 0.1% y/y 0.1% m/m; 0.4% y/y -0.1% m/m; 0.1% y/y
High
12:30
 
Consumer Price Index Core Aug -0.1% m/m; 0.7% y/y -0.2% m/m; 0.9% y/y 0.0% m/m; 0.8% y/y
Medium
12:30
 
Common Core CPI Aug 1.3% 1.4% 1.5%
Medium
12:30
 
Median Core CPI Aug 1.9% 1.9% 1.9%
Medium
12:30
 
Trimmed Core CPI Aug 1.7% 1.8% 1.7%
Medium
12:30
 
Foreign Securities Purchases Jul -14.13bln 10.50bln -8.52bln
Low
12:30
 
Retail Sales Aug 0.9% m/m; 1.3% m/m 1.1% m/m; 1.0% m/m 0.6% m/m; 0.7% m/m
High
14:00
 
Business Inventories Jul -1.1% 0.2% 0.1%
Low
14:00
 
NAHB Housing Market Index Sep 78 78 83
Low
14:30
 
Crude Oil Inventories Sep 2033K 2100K -4389K
Medium
18:00
 
FOMC Rate Decision Sep 0.25% 0.25% 0.25%
High
18:00
 
FOMC Statement
High
18:00
 
FOMC Economic Projections
High
18:30
 
FOMC Press Conference
High
20:00
 
TICS Jul 113.0bln 109.3bln 10.8bln
Low
22:45
 
GDP 2 quarter -1.4% q/q; -0.1% y/y -12.5% q/q; -13.3% y/y -12.2% q/q; -12.4% y/y
High
Thursday, 17 September 2020 
Time Country Indices Period Previous Reading Forecast Actual Reading Importance
01:30
 
Unemployment Rate Aug 7.5% 7.7% 6.8%
High
01:30
 
Employment Change Aug 119.2K -40.0K 111.0K
High
01:30
 
Part Time Employment Change Aug 38.9K; 80.3K 36.2K; 74.8K
Medium
01:30
 
Participation Rate Aug 64.7% 64.7% 64.8%
Low
01:30
 
RBA Bulletin
Low
02:52
 
BoJ MPC Interest Rate Announcement Sep -0.10% -0.10% -0.10%
High
02:52
 
Monetary Policy Meeting Minutes
High
06:00
 
Trade Balance Aug 3.34bln 3.20bln 3.58bln
Low
06:30
 
Bank of Japan Press Conference
High
08:00
 
Trade Balance Jul 6.23bln 5.20bln 9.69bln
Low
08:30
 
30-Year Bonds Auction Sep 1.205%; 1.42 0.813%; 1.43
Low
08:30
 
10-y Bond Auction Sep 0.047%; 2.38
Low
08:30
 
30-Year Bonds Auction Sep 0.813%; 1.43 1.091%; 1.25
Low
9:00
 
Consumer Price Index Aug -0.2% -0.2% -0.2%
Medium
9:00
 
Consumer Price Index Core Aug 0.4% 0.4% 0.4%
Low
11:00
 
BoE Interest Rate Decision Sep 0.10% 0.10% 0.10%
High
11:00
 
Asset Purchase Facility Sep 745bln 745bln 745bln
High
11:00
 
MPC Official Bank Rate Votes Sep 0-0-9 0-0-9 0-0-9
High
11:00
 
MPC Asset Purchase Facility Votes Sep 0-0-9 0-0-9 0-0-9
High
11:00
 
Monetary Policy Summary
High
11:00
 
BOE Inflation Letter
Medium
12:30
 
ADP Non-Farm Employment Change Aug -523.0K 901.8K -205.4K
Low
12:30
 
Philadelphia Fed Manufacturing Index Sep 17.2 15.0 15.0
Medium
12:30
 
Building Permits Aug 1483K; 17.9% 1510K; 2.0% 1470K; -0.9%
Medium
12:30
 
Housing Starts Aug 1492K; 17.9% 1470K; -0.9% 1416K; -5.1%
Medium
12:30
 
Unemployment Claims Sep 893K 825K 860K
Medium
12:30
 
Continuing Claims Sep 13544K 13000K 12628K
Medium
14:30
 
EIA Natural Gas Storage Change Sep 70bln 76bln 89bln
Low
23:30
 
National CPI Aug 0.3% 0.6% 0.2%
High
23:30
 
National CPI ex Fresh Food Aug 0.0% -0.4% -0.4%
Medium
23:30
 
National CPI ex fresh food & energy Aug 0.4% 0.4% -0.1%
Medium
Friday, 18 September 2020 
Time Country Indices Period Previous Reading Forecast Actual Reading Importance
06:00
 
Retail Sales With Auto Fuel Aug 3.7% m/m; 1.4% y/y 0.8% m/m; 3.0% y/y 0.8% m/m; 2.8% y/y
Medium
06:00
 
Retail Sales Ex Auto Fuel Aug 2.1% m/m; 3.1% y/y 0.4% m/m; 4.2% y/y 0.6% m/m; 4.3% y/y
Medium
06:00
 
PPI Aug 0.2% m/m; -1.7% y/y 0.0% m/m; -1.4% y/y 0.0% m/m; -1.2% y/y
Low
06:00
 
Wholesale Price Index Aug 0.5% m/m; -2.6% y/y
Low
08:00
 
Current Account (sa) Jul 20.7bln; 17.3bln 12.0bln; 20.3bln 16.6bln; 25.5bln
Low
10:30
 
Key bank rate Sep 4.25% 4.25% 4.25%
Low
11:00
 
MPC Member Andy Haldane Speaks
Medium
12:30
 
Retail Sales Jul 22.7% m/m; 15.5% m/m 0.8% m/m; 0.5% m/m 0.6% m/m; -0.4% m/m
Medium
12:30
 
New Housing Price Index Aug 0.4% m/m; 1.7% y/y 0.2% m/m
Low
12:30
 
Wholesale Sales Jul 18.8% 3.4% 4.3%
Low
12:30
 
Current Account 2 quarter -111.5bln -158.0bln -170.5bln
Low
13:00
 
FOMC Member Neel Kashkari Speaks
Medium
14:00
 
Leading Index Aug 105.2; 2.0% ; 1.3% 106.5; 1.2%
Low
14:00
 
Michigan Consumer Sentiment Index Sep 74.1 75.0 78.9
Medium
14:00
 
UoM Inflation Expectations Sep 3.1%; 2.7% 2.7%; 2.6%
Low
17:00
 
Baker Hughes U.S. Rig Count Sep 254
Low

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2020-09-17 13:27

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2020-09-16 18:29

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2020-09-15 18:05

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2020-09-15 14:30

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2020-09-15 13:17

15.09.2020: USD unable to regain footing: outlook for USDX, USD/JPY, AUD/USD

2020-09-15 13:16

15.09.2020: Fragile outlook for oil market (Brent, USD/RUB)

2020-09-14 17:24

14.09.2020: US stocks rising amid USD weakness (DJIA, USDX, USD/CAD)

2020-09-14 15:33

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2020-09-14 14:07

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2020-09-14 12:18

14.09.2020: US dollar trading without clear cut-trend: outlook for USD/JPY, AUD/USD

2020-09-11 17:25

11.09.2020: US major indexes rising amid gains in tech sector (USDX, DJIA, USD/CAD)

2020-09-11 15:24

11.09.2020: Greenback may surge amid US inflation report. Outlook for EUR/USD and GBP/USD

2020-09-11 13:36

11.09.2020: Oil trades lower while RUB rises (Brent, WTI, USD/RUB)

2020-09-11 13:26

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2020-09-10 18:50

10.09.2020: US market to kick off with losses (USDX, DJIA, USD/CAD)

2020-09-10 14:26

10.09.2020: Changes in European currencies triggered by ECB’s meeting. Outlook for €/$ and £/$

2020-09-10 13:26

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2020-09-10 12:48

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2020-09-09 17:42

09.09.2020: Dow Jones and USD spread their wings (USDX, DJIA, USD/CAD)

2020-09-09 15:15

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