Forex Economic Calendar

This Week Economic Calendar, May 16 – 20, 2016

This Week’s Global Market Moving Events

Monday, May 16, 2016

Time *CurrencyEventsConsensusPrevious
23:01GBPRightmove House Prices M/M May1.30%
23:50JPYDomestic Corporate Goods Price Index Y/Y Apr-3.70%-3.80%
06:00JPYMachine Tool Orders Y/Y Apr-21.20%
12:30USD Empire State Manufacturing Index May79.56
14:00USDNAHB Housing Market Index May5958
20:00USDNet Long-term TIC Flows Mar36.5B72.0B

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Time *CurrencyEventsConsensusPrevious
01:30AUDRBA Minutes May
03:00NZDRBNZ 2-Year Inflation Expectation Q21.63%
04:30JPYIndustrial Production M/M Mar F3.60%3.60%
07:15CHFProducer & Import Prices M/M Apr0.10%0.00%
07:15CHFProducer & Import Prices Y/Y Apr-4.70%
08:30GBPCPI M/M Apr0.40%
08:30GBPCPI Y/Y Apr0.50%0.50%
08:30GBPCore CPI Y/Y Apr1.50%1.50%
08:30GBPRPI M/M Apr0.40%
08:30GBPRPI Y/Y Apr1.60%1.60%
08:30GBPPPI Input M/M Apr1.10%2.00%
08:30GBPPPI Input Y/Y Apr-6.50%
08:30GBPPPI Output M/M Apr0.20%0.30%
08:30GBPPPI Output Y/Y Apr-0.90%
08:30GBPPPI Output Core M/M Apr0.10%
08:30GBPPPI Output Core Y/Y Apr0.20%
08:30GBPDCLG UK House Prices Y/Y Mar7.90%7.60%
09:00EUREurozone Trade Balance (EUR) Mar23.1B20.2B
12:30CADManufacturing Shipments M/M Mar-0.70%-3.30%
12:30USDHousing Starts Apr1.12M1.09M
12:30USDBuilding Permits Apr1.13M1.09M
12:30USDCPI M/M Apr0.40%0.10%
12:30USDCPI Y/Y Apr1.00%0.90%
12:30USDCPI Core M/M Apr0.20%0.10%
12:30USDCPI Core Y/Y Apr2.20%
13:15USDIndustrial Production Apr0.30%-0.60%
13:15USDCapacity Utilization Apr75.00%74.80%
22:45NZDPPI Inputs Q/Q Q10.30%-1.20%
22:45NZDPPI Outputs Q/Q Q10.40%-0.80%
23:50JPYGDP Q/Q Q1 P0.10%-0.30%
23:50JPYGDP Deflator Y/Y Q1 P1.00%1.50%

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Time *CurrencyEventsConsensusPrevious
00:30AUDWestpac Leading Index M/M Apr-0.10%
01:30AUDWage Cost Index Q/Q Q10.50%0.50%
08:30GBPJobless Claims Change Apr4.1K6.7k
08:30GBPClaimant Count Rate Apr2.10%
08:30GBPILO Unemployment Rate (3M) Mar5.10%5.10%
08:30GBPAverage Weekly Earnings 3M/Y Mar1.70%1.80%
09:00EUREurozone CPI M/M Apr1.20%
09:00EUREurozone CPI Y/Y Apr F-0.20%-0.20%
09:00EUREurozone CPI – Core Y/Y Apr F0.70%0.80%
12:30CADInternational Securities Transactions (CAD) Mar10.35B15.94B
14:30USDCrude Oil Inventories-3.4M
18:00USDFOMC Minutes
23:50JPYMachine Orders M/M Mar-1.90%-9.20%

Thursday, May 19, 2016

Time *CurrencyEventsConsensusPrevious
01:30AUDEmployment Change Apr12.3K26.1k
01:30AUDUnemployment Rate Apr5.80%5.70%
04:30JPYAll Industry Activity Index M/M Mar0.70%-1.20%
08:00EUREurozone Current Account (EUR) Mar19.6B19.0B
08:30GBPRetail Sales M/M Apr0.70%-1.30%
11:30EURECB Monetary Policy Meeting Accounts
12:30CADWholesale Sales M/M Mar0.50%-2.20%
12:30USDInitial Jobless Claims (MAY 14)276K294K
12:30USD Philly Fed Manufacturing Index May3-1.6
14:00USDLeading Indicators Apr0.40%0.20%
14:30USDNatural Gas Storage56B

Friday, May 20, 2016

Time *CurrencyEventsConsensusPrevious
10:00GBPCBI Trends Total Orders May-13-11
12:30CADRetail Sales M/M Mar-0.70%0.40%
12:30CADRetail Sales Less Autos M/M Mar-0.40%0.20%
12:30CADCPI M/M Apr0.40%0.60%
12:30CADCPI Y/Y Apr1.30%
12:30CADBoC CPI Core M/M Apr0.20%0.70%
12:30CADBoC CPI Core Y/Y Apr2.10%
14:00USDExisting Home Sales Apr5.39M5.33M

* Times of economic data releases are GMT (Greenwich Mean Time)

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