Economic Data Calls for 2/22/18

Weekly Calendar Calls

Here’s what we are looking for in tomorrow’s economic reports (Feb 22, 2018) — Good Luck Trading!

1. GE IFO Report (19:00 and 19:30 NY Time) Bearish EUR -- Potential for downside surprise given drop in PMI’s and ZEW

2. UK GDP (04:30 NY Time) No Trade -- Revisions to GDP are hard to predict but changes are market moving

3. CA Retail Sales (8:30 NY Time) Bearish CAD -- Potential for downside surprise given drop Wholesale Trade Sales

4. NZ Retail Sales (16:45 NY Time) Bullish NZD -- Potential for upside surprise given Stronger credit card sales

Economic Data Calls for 2/21/18

Weekly Calendar Calls

Here’s what we are looking for in tomorrow’s economic reports (Feb 21, 2018) — Good Luck Trading!

1. GE and EZ PMI’s (3:30 NY Time) -- Bullish EUR -- Potential for upside surprise given decline in ZEW Survey and Industrial Production

2. UK Employment Report (4:30 NY Time) -- Bullish GBP -- Potential for upside surprise given Services and manufacturing reported very strong job growth

3. US Existing Home Sales (10:00 NY Time) -- No Trade -- First housing data is hard to predict

4. FOMC Meeting Minutes (14:00 NY Time) -- No Trade -- Minutes are difficult to handicap but can be market moving

Economic Data Calls for 2/20/18

Weekly Calendar Calls

Here’s what we are looking for in tomorrow’s economic reports (Feb 20, 2018) — Good Luck Trading!

1. RBA Meeting Minutes (19:30 NY Time) -- No Trade -- We do not trade minutes

2. GE CPI (2:00 NY Time) -- Bullish EUR -- Potential for upside surprise given Increase in Wholesale Price Index

3. GE ZEW Survey (5:00 NY Time) -- Bearish EUR -- Potential for downside surprise given Investor confidence is likely to be sapped by market volatility

Economic Data Calls for 2/16/18

Weekly Calendar Calls

Here’s what we are looking for in tomorrow’s economic reports (Feb 16, 2018) — Good Luck Trading!

1. UK Retail Sales (4:30 NY Time) Bearish GBP -- Potential for downside surprise given Lower CBI and BRC retail sales reports

2. US Housing Starts and Building Permits (08:30 NY Time) No Trade -- Starts and permits are hard to predict but can be market moving

3. US U. of Mich. Sentiment Report (10:00 NY Time) Bullish USD -- Potential for upside surprise given Higher IBD TIPP index means confidence improved. Survey taken before stock drop

Economic Data Calls for 2/15/18

Weekly Calendar Calls

Here’s what we are looking for in tomorrow’s economic reports (Feb 15, 2018) — Good Luck Trading!

1. AU Consumer Inflation Report and Employment Report (19:00 and 19:30 NY Time) Bearish AUD -- Potential for downside surprise given Weaker manufacturing and construction employment. Stronger services

2. EZ Trade Balance (5:00 NY Time) Bearish EUR -- Potential for downside surprise given Weaker French and German trade

3. US Empire Manufacturing and PPI Final Demand (08:30 NY Time) No Trade -- First manufacturing release is hard to predict but can be market moving

4. NZ Manufacturing PMI (16:30 NY Time) Bearish EUR -- Potential for downside surprise given Strong NZD could dampen activity

Economic Data Calls for 2/14/18

Weekly Calendar Calls

Here’s what we are looking for in tomorrow’s economic reports (Feb 14, 2018) — Good Luck Trading!

1. GE GDP and CPI (2:00 NY Time) -- Bearish EUR -- Potential for downside surprise given Significantly weaker retail sales and trade activity

2. EZ Industrial Production and GDP (5:00 NY Time) -- No Trade -- While important EZ GDP released same day as GE GDP so hard to predict

3. US CPI, Retail Sales Advance and Real Average Weekly Earnings (8:30 NY Time) -- Bullish USD -- Potential for upside surprise given Retail sales unchanged from month ago. Wages marginally lower. Gas prices up strongly

Economic Data Calls for 2/9/18

Weekly Calendar Calls

Here’s what we are looking for in tomorrow’s economic reports (Feb 9, 2016) — Good Luck Trading!

1. RBA Quarterly Statement on Monetary Policy (19:30 NY Time) No Trade -- Reports are hard to handicap

2. UK Industrial Production, Manufacturing Production Visible Trade Balance and NIESR GDP Estimate (4:30 NY Time) Bearish GBP -- Potential for downside surprise given Softer PMI manufacturing release

3. CA Employment Report (8:30 NY Time) Bearish CAD -- Potential for downside surprise given decline in IVEY PMI