Economic Data Calls for 4/24/18

Weekly Calendar Calls

Here’s what we are looking for in tomorrow’s economic reports (Apr 24, 2018) — Good Luck Trading!

1. AU CPI (21:30 NY Time) -- Bearish AUD -- Potential for downside surprise given Weaker consumer inflation expectations in Q1

2. GE IFO Report (4:00 NY Time) -- No Trade -- Slightly stronger PMI’s offset by lower ZEW and industrial production

3. US New Home Sales and Consumer Confidence (10:00 NY Time) -- No Trade -- Weaker University of Michigan Sentiment Index offset by stronger Existing Home Sales

Economic Data Calls for 4/23/18

Weekly Calendar Calls

Here’s what we are looking for in tomorrow’s economic reports (Apr 23, 2018) — Good Luck Trading!

1. GE and EZ PMI (3:30 and 4:00 NY Time) -- Bearish EUR -- Potential for downside surprise given Weaker ZEW, weaker GE IP and only modest increase in factory orders

2. US PMI’s (9:45 NY Time) -- No Trade -- Weaker Empire state, stronger Philly Fed

3. US Existing Home Sales (10:00 NY Time) -- No Trade -- Slower growth in sales expected after strong Feb

Economic Data Calls for 4/20/18

Weekly Calendar Calls

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

1. GE PPI (2:00 NY Time) Bearish EUR -- Potential for downside surprise given Slightly weaker GE CPI in March

2. CA Retail Sales and CPI (08:30 NY Time) No Trade Will be very market moving but hard to predict this month. Wholesale sales released after retail sales. Prices could be softer given decline in price component of IVEY

Economic Data Calls for 4/19/18

Weekly Calendar Calls

Here’s what we are looking for in tomorrow’s economic reports (Apr 19, 2018) — Good Luck Trading!

1. NZ CPI (18:45 NY Time) -- Bullish NZD -- Potential for upside surprise given Sharp rise in ANZ commodity prices. Food prices up

2. AU Employment Report (21:30 NY Time) -- Bullish AUD -- Potential for upside surprise given Stronger employment reported in services and manufacturing. Slight weakness in construction

3. UK Retail Sales (4:30 NY Time) -- Bullish GBP -- Potential for upside surprise given Sharp rise in BRC retail sales but weaker shop prices

4. US Philadelphia Fed Business Outlook (8:30 NY Time) -- Bearish USD -- Potential for downside surprise given Weaker Empire State Manufacturing

Economic Data Calls for 4/18/18

Weekly Calendar Calls

Here’s what we are looking for in tomorrow’s economic reports (Apr 18, 2018) — Good Luck Trading!

1. UK CPI, PPI and RPI (4:30 NY Time) -- No Trade -- Tough call because lower price growth in manufacturing and construction are offset by stronger price growth in services. Shop prices fell slightly

2. EZ CPI (5:00 NY Time) -- No Trade -- Revisions are difficult to predict but changes can be market moving

3. BoC Rate Decision (10:00 NY Time) -- No Trade -- No changes expected but potential optimism

4. US Fed Beige Book Release (14:00 NY Time) -- No Trade -- We do not trade reports

Economic Data Calls for 4/17/18

Weekly Calendar Calls

Here’s what we are looking for in tomorrow’s economic reports (Apr 17, 2018) — Good Luck Trading!

1. RBA Meeting Minutes (21:30 NY Time) -- No Trade -- RBA was squarely neutral but any new insights could be market moving

2. CH GDP, Retail Sales and Industrial Production (22:00 NY Time) -- No Trade -- Chinese GDP data can be very market moving but difficult to handicap

3. UK Employment Report (4:30 NY Time) -- Bearish GBP -- Potential for downside surprise given Manufacturing and Services reports slower job growth. Construction job growth hit 3 month high

4. GE ZEW Survey (5:00 NY Time) -- Bearish EUR -- Potential for downside surprise given ZEW is hard to predict but equity volatility and weaker data may hurt confidence

5. US Housing Starts, Building Permits, Industrial and Manufacturing Production (8:30 and 9:15 NY Time) -- No Trade -- First set of housing data is difficult to predict but can be market moving

Economic Data Calls for 4/16/18

Weekly Calendar Calls

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

1. NZ Services PMI (18:30 NY Time) -- Bearish NZD -- Potential for downside surprise given Slightly weaker NZ Biz PMI

2. US Empire Manufacturing and Retail Sales (8:30 NY Time) -- Bullish USD -- Retail sales likely to be stronger given higher gas prices and rise in average hourly earnings

Economic Data Calls for 4/13/18

Weekly Calendar Calls

Here’s what we are looking for in tomorrow’s economic reports (Apr 13, 2018) — Good Luck Trading!

1. NZ Manufacturing PMI (18:30 NY Time) Bullish NZD -- Potential for downside surprise given Likely to be positive given recent NZ data

2. CH Trade Balance (00:00 NY Time) No Trade Chinese data is very market moving but hard to predict

3. EZ Trade Balance (5:00 NY Time) No Trade Weaker GE Trade Balance offset by Stronger FR Trade Balance

4. U. of Mich. Sentiment Report (10:00 NY Time) Bearish USD -- Potential for downside surprise given Drop in stocks and IBD/TIPP index

Economic Data Calls for 4/11/18

Weekly Calendar Calls

Here’s what we are looking for in tomorrow’s economic reports (Apr 11, 2018) — Good Luck Trading!

1. UK Visible Trade Balance, Industrial and Manufacturing Production (4:30 NY Time) -- No Trade -- Marginal increase in PMI manufacturing index

2. US CPI (8:30 NY Time) -- Bullish USD -- Potential for upside surprise given rise in PPI and gas prices increased in March

4. US FOMC Meeting Minutes (14:00 NY Time) -- No Trade -- We do not trade minutes