Economic Data Calls for December 16, 2019

Weekly Calendar Calls

Here’s what we are looking for in tomorrow’s economic reports (December 16, 2019) — Good Luck Trading!

1. NZ PMI Services (16:30 ET) Bearish NZD — Potential downside surprise given decline in PMI manufacturing

2. Chinese Industrial Production & Retail Sales (21:30 ET) No Trade — Chinese data is difficult to predict but can be very market moving

3. EZ PMIs Mfg, Services & Composite (03:30 ET) Bearish EUR — Potential downside surprise given sharp drop in GE factory orders & industrial production

4. UK PMIs Mfg, Services & Composite (04:30 ET) Bullish GBP — Tough call as all 3 PMIs are released simultaneously but sharp improvement in CBI

5. US Empire State (08:30 ET) No Trade — First manufacturing report is hard to predict but could be market moving

Weekly Forex Trading Calendar for Week of December 16, 2019

Weekly Calendar Calls

We have just posted our weekly news trading calendar for the week of Dec 16, 2019. You can download the pdf and excel file by clicking on the Read More Link. These are soft biases on economic data and not trades that we directly trade or track like BK Swing and News.

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Economic Data Calls for October 16, 2019

Weekly Calendar Calls

Here’s what we are looking for in tomorrow’s economic reports (October 16, 2019) — Good Luck Trading!

1. NZ CPI (17:45 ET) Bullish — Possibility of strength given marginal improvement in commodity prices and uptick in food prices

2. UK CPI (04:30 ET) Bullish GBP — Potential upside surprise as services report higher price pressures but manufacturing reports constrained growth

3. EZ Trade Balance & CPI (05:00 ET) Bearish EUR — Likely to be weaker given lower German and French trade balance

4. CAD CPI (08:30 ET) Bullish CAD — Potential upside surprise given sharp rise in price component of IVEY PMI

5. US Retail Sales (08:30 ET) Bearish USD — Stagnant wage growth and decline in Redbook retail sales points to potential weakness

6. US Beige Book (14:00 ET) No Trade — Reports are best traded reactively but likely to highlight to softness in the economy

Weekly Forex Trading Calendar for Sept 16, 2019

Weekly Calendar Calls

We have just posted our weekly news trading calendar for the week of Sept 16, 2019. You can download the pdf and excel file by clicking on the Read More Link. These are soft biases on economic data and not trades that we directly trade or track like BK Swing and News.

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Economic Data Calls for September 16, 2019

Weekly Calendar Calls

Here’s what we are looking for in tomorrow’s economic reports (Sept 16, 2019) — Good Luck Trading!

1. NZ PMI Services Index (18:30 ET) No Trade — PMI manufacturing index sees slight uptick but manufacturing activity contracts for second month in a row

2. US Empire State (08:30 ET) Bearish EUR — Trade tensions likely to weigh on sentiment

Economic Data Calls for August 16, 2019

Weekly Calendar Calls

Here’s what we are looking for in tomorrow’s economic reports (August 16, 2019) — Good Luck Trading!

1. NZ PMI Manufacturing (18:30 ET) Bearish NZD — RBNZ’s 50bp cut suggests weaker data

2. EZ Trade Balance (05:00 ET) Bearish EUR — Potential downside surprise given weaker German and French trade balance

3. US Housing starts & building permits (08:30 ET) Bullish USD — Prospect of lower rates should bolster housing

4. US University of Michigan Sentiment Index (10:00 ET) Bearish USD — Sentiment likely to be weakened by drop in stock

Economic Data Calls for May 17, 2019

Weekly Calendar Calls

Here’s what we are looking for in tomorrow’s economic reports (May 17, 2019) — Good Luck Trading!

1. NZ PMI Manufacturing & PPI (18:30 ET) Bearish NZD – Recent rate cut signals potential downside surprise for manufacturing. Softer CPI also signals weaker PPI

2. EZ CPI (05:00 ET) No Trade – Revisions are hard to predict but changes can be market moving

3. University of Michigan Consumer Index (10:00 ET) Bearish USD – Sentiment is likely to sour on the back of lower stocks and trade war tensions

Economic Data Calls for April 16, 2019

Weekly Calendar Calls

Here’s what we are looking for in tomorrow’s economic reports (April 16, 2019) — Good Luck Trading!

1. RBA Minutes (21:30 ET) Bearish AUD – Potential downside surprise given RBA tweaks to policy statement

2. UK Labor Data (04:30 ET) Bullish GBP – Potential upside surprise give improvement in employment component of manufacturing, service & construction PMI

3. GE ZEW Survey (05:00 ET) Bullish EUR – Potential upside as rise in stocks & low yields could bolster sentiment

Economic Data Calls for Jan 16, 2019

Weekly Calendar Calls

Here’s what we are looking for in tomorrow’s economic reports (Jan 16, 2019) — Good Luck Trading!

1. German CPI (02:00 NY Time) No Trade – Revisions are difficult to predict but changes can be market moving

2. UK CPI (04:30 NY Time) Bearish GBP – Potential for downside surprise given drop in oil prices in december but level 2 confidence because BRC reported higher shop lprices

3. Fed Beige Book (14:00 NY Time) No Trade – Beige Book likely to be more cautious but reports are hard to trade