Economic Data Calls for August 30, 2019

Weekly Calendar Calls

Here’s what we are looking for in tomorrow’s economic reports (August 30, 2019) — Good Luck Trading!

1. EZ unemployment rate and CPI (05:00 ET) Bearish EUR — Data should be lower because CPI was weaker. Unemployment conditions unchanged

2. US Personal Income & Personal Spending (08:30 ET) Bullish USD — Potential upside surprise given stronger average hourly earnings and retail sales

3. CAD Q and Monthly GDP (08:30 ET) No Trade — Forecasts are high and weaker retail sales offsets stronger trade balance

3. University of Michigan Co (10:00 ET) No Trade — Revisions are difficult to predict but changes will be market moving

Economic Data Calls for August 29, 2019

Weekly Calendar Calls

Here’s what we are looking for in tomorrow’s economic reports (August 29, 2019) — Good Luck Trading!

1. German Unemployment Change (03:55 ET) Bearish EUR — Potential downside surprise as PMIs report weakest employment growth since August 2014

2. German CPI (08:00 ET) Bearish EUR — Potential downside surprise as PMIs report further softening in inflation pressures

3. Canadian Current Account Balance (08:30 ET) Bullish CAD — Potential dupside surprise given improvement in trade balance

3. US Q2 GDP Revisions (08:30 ET) No Trade — Revisions are difficult to predict but changes will be market moving

Economic Data Calls for August 27, 2019

Weekly Calendar Calls

Here’s what we are looking for in tomorrow’s economic reports (August 27, 2019) — Good Luck Trading!

1. German GDP Revisions (02:00 ET) No Trade — Revisions to GDP are hard to predict but any changes will be market moving

2. US Consumer Confidence (10:00 ET) Bearish USD — Potential downside surprise given correction in stocks and sharp drop in University of Michigan consumer sentiment index

Economic Data Calls for August 26, 2019

Weekly Calendar Calls

Here’s what we are looking for in tomorrow’s economic reports (August 26, 2019) — Good Luck Trading!

1. NZ Trade Balance (18:45 ET) Bearish NZD — Potential downside surprise given weaker manufacturing activity

2. German IFO (04:00 ET) Bullish EUR — Potential downside surprise given major weakness in ZEW and industrial production but ZEW higher

Weekly Forex Trading Calendar for August 26, 2019

Weekly Calendar Calls

We have just posted our weekly news trading calendar for the week of August 26, 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 August 22, 2019

Weekly Calendar Calls

Here’s what we are looking for in tomorrow’s economic reports (August 22, 2019) — Good Luck Trading!

1. EZ PMIs (03:30 ET) Bearish EUR — Potential downside surprise given significant deterioration in ZEW and lower industrial production

2. US Markit PMIs & Leading Indicators (09:45 ET) Bullish USD — Potential upside surprise given stronger Philly Fed and Empire State surveys

Economic Data Calls for August 21, 2019

Weekly Calendar Calls

Here’s what we are looking for in tomorrow’s economic reports (August 21, 2019) — Good Luck Trading!

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

2. US Existing Home Sales (10:00 ET) Bullish USD — Housing market should benefit from lower interest rates

3. FOMC Minutes (14:00 ET) No Trade — As the market looks forward to September rate cut, the FOMC minutes could be very market moving

Weekly Forex Trading Calendar for August 19, 2019

Weekly Calendar Calls

We have just posted our weekly news trading calendar for the week of August 19, 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.a

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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