Economic Data Calls for Feb 24, 2020

Weekly Calendar Calls

Here’s what we are looking for in tomorrow’s economic reports (February 24, 2020) — Good Luck Trading!

1. NZ Q4 Retail Sales (16:45 ET) No Trade — Tough call because even though credit card spending data was weaker forecasts are very low

2. German IFO (04:00 ET) Bearish EUR — Potential downside surprise. ZEW was significantly weaker. PMIs slightly weaker

Economic Data Calls for Feb 17, 2020

Weekly Calendar Calls

Here’s what we are looking for in tomorrow’s economic reports (February 14, 2020) — Good Luck Trading!

1. NZ PMI Services (16:30 ET) Bullish NZD — Should be stronger given RBNZ optimism and uptick in PMI Manufacturing

2. JN Q4 GDP (18:50 ET) No Trade — GDP is expected to weaker but forecasts are very low -- Trade data improved but household spending was weaker

Economic Data Calls for February 14, 2020

Weekly Calendar Calls

Here’s what we are looking for in tomorrow’s economic reports (February 14, 2020) — Good Luck Trading!

1. NZ Business PMI (16:30 ET) No Trade — Last month, trade balance improved despite PMI drop & that could be reflected this month

2. GE Q4 GDP (02:00 ET) Bearish EUR — Significantly weaker retail sales, trade balance also lower

3. EZ Q4 GDP and trade balance (05:00 ET) No Trade — Weaker French and GE trade balance. Since German GDP released same day, best traded reactively

4. US Retail Sales (08:30 ET) Bearish USD — Wage growth accelerated, albeit less than expected. Gas prices fell sharply so spending could miss.

5. US University of Michigan Sentiment Index (10:00 ET) Bearish USD — Coronavirus expected to take a toll on sentiment

Economic Data Calls for February 13, 2020

Weekly Calendar Calls

Here’s what we are looking for in tomorrow’s economic reports (February 13, 2020) — Good Luck Trading!

1. US CPI (08:30 ET) Bearish USD — Potential downside surprise as gas prices fell sharply in Jan.

2. NZ Business PMI (16:30 ET) No Trade — Last month, trade balance improved despite PMI drop & that could be reflected in this month’s report

Weekly Forex Trading Calendar for Week of Feb 10, 2020

Weekly Calendar Calls

We have just posted our weekly news trading calendar for the week of Feb 10, 2020. 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.

Excel version of CALENDAR021020

PDF version of CALENDAR021020

Economic Data Calls for February 7, 2020

Weekly Calendar Calls

Here’s what we are looking for in tomorrow’s economic reports (February 7, 2020) — Good Luck Trading!

1. AU PMI Services (16:30 ET) No Trade — PMI Manufacturing fell sharply but retail sales is up

2. Chinese Trade Balance (00:00 ET) No Trade — Chinese data is incredibly market moving and trade is likely to be weaker but Chinese data is difficult to predict.

3. German Trade Balance (02:00 ET) Bearish EUR — Potential upside surprise given rise in German PMI Manufacturing

4. US Non-Farm Payrolls (08:30 ET) No Trade — Non-farm payrolls is very market moving but best traded reactively

5. CAD Employment Report (08:30 ET) No Trade — IVEY released after CAD labor data but likely to be weaker given Bank of Caanda outlook

Economic Data Calls for February 5, 2020

Weekly Calendar Calls

Here’s what we are looking for in tomorrow’s economic reports (February 5, 2020) — Good Luck Trading!

1. EZ PMI Services (03:55 ET) No Trade — Revisions are difficult to predict but changes can be market moving

2. UK PMI Services (04:30 ET) No Trade — Unlikely to have changes but if they are made, market moving

3. EZ Retail Sales (04:30 ET) Bearish EUR — Very weak German and French retail sales

4. US Trade Balance (08:30 ET) Bullish USD — Potential upside given rise in ISM manufacturing

5. CAD Trade Balance (08:30 ET) Bearish CAD — Strong chance of decline given big drop in IVEY PMI

6. US ISM Manufacturing (10:00 ET) Bullish USD — Potential upside given rise in ISM manufacturing