Economic Data Calls for July 31, 2019

Weekly Calendar Calls

Here’s what we are looking for in tomorrow’s economic reports (July 31, 2019) — Good Luck Trading!

1. Chinese PMIs (21:00 ET) No Trade — Chinese data can be very market moving but difficult to handicap

2. AU CPI (21:30 ET) Bearish AUD — Potential downside surprise give drop in significantly lower inflation expectations

3. GE Unemployment (03:55 ET) Bearish EUR — Potential downside surprise given sharp drop in employment component of PMIs to the lowest level since April 2015

4. EZ GDP Q2 (05:00 ET) Bearish EUR — Potential downside surprise given weaker retail sales in Q2

5. US ADP (08:15 ET) No Trade — ADP is hard to predict but can be very market moving in advance of NFP

6. CAD GDP (08:30 ET) Bearish CAD — Potential downside surprise given drop in retail sales and Bank of Canada dovishness

7. FOMC (14:00 ET) No Trade — Major market moving rate decision – best traded reactively

Economic Data Calls for July 24, 2019

Weekly Calendar Calls

Here’s what we are looking for in tomorrow’s economic reports (July 24, 2019) — Good Luck Trading!

1. NZ Trade Balance (18:45 ET) Bullish NZD — Potential upside surprise given rise in manufacturing PMI

2. EZ PMIs (03:30 ET) Bearish EUR — Potential downside surprise give sharp decline in ZEW survey

3. US New Home Sales (10:00 ET) Bearish USD — Potential downside surprise give drop in existing home sales

Weekly Forex Trading Calendar for Week of July 22, 2019

Weekly Calendar Calls

We have just posted our weekly news trading calendar for the week of July 22, 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 July 19, 2019

Weekly Calendar Calls

Here’s what we are looking for in tomorrow’s economic reports (July 19, 2019) — Good Luck Trading!

1. CAD Retail sales (08:30 ET) Bullish CAD — Potential upside surprise given rise in wholesale sales

2. US University of Michigan Consumer Sentiment Index (10:00 ET) Bullish USD — Potential upside surprise as stocks hit a record high as the Fed talked rate cuts

Economic Data Calls for July 18, 2019

Weekly Calendar Calls

Here’s what we are looking for in tomorrow’s economic reports (July 18, 2019) — Good Luck Trading!

1. AU Employment Report (21:30 ET) Bearish AUD — Potential downside surprise given drop in employment component of services and manufacturing PMI

2. UK Retail sales (04:30 ET) Bearish GBP — Potential downside surprise given drop in consumer confidence, BRC retail sales and shop prices but wage growth increased

3. US Philadelphia Fed Index (08:30 ET) Bullish USD — Potential upside surprise given rebound in Empire state survey

Economic Data Calls for July 17, 2019

Weekly Calendar Calls

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

1. UK CPI (04:30 ET) No Trade — Prices mixed according to services and manufacturing PMI. Input prices strong, output prices weaker

2. EZ CPI (22:00 ET) Bullish EUR — Potential upward surprise given stronger German and French CPI

3. CAD CPI (08:30 ET) Bearish CAD — Potential downside surprise given drop in price component of IVEY PMI

4. US Housing Starts & Building Permits (08:30 ET) Bullish USD — Prospect of lower interest rates should help housing

5. Fed Beige Book (14:00 ET) No trade — Reports are difficult to predict and best traded reactively

Economic Data Calls for July 15, 2019

Weekly Calendar Calls

Here’s what we are looking for in tomorrow’s economic reports (July 15, 2019) — Good Luck Trading!

1. NZ PMI Services (18:30 ET) Bullish NZD — Potential upside surprise given rise in PMI manufacturing index

2. Chinese Q2 GDP (22:00 ET) No Trade — Chinese data is difficult to predict but can be verery market moving

3. US Empire State Manufacturing Index (08:30 ET) No Trade — Recovery expected after sharp drop previous month

Economic Data Calls for July 12, 2019

Weekly Calendar Calls

Here’s what we are looking for in tomorrow’s economic reports (July 12, 2019) — Good Luck Trading!

1. Chinese Trade Balance (00:00 ET) No Trade — Chinese data is difficult to predict but can be market moving

2. EZ Industrial Production (05:00 ET) No Trade — Germany reported uptick in industrial production but the rise was less than expected

3. US Producer Price Index (08:30 ET) No Trade — CPI growth beat on a monthly basis but was weaker yoy