Economic Calendar

February 2018

Date Time Event Previous Forecast Actual
Thu 1 Feb 3:00 FOMC Rate Decision(Upper Bound) 1.50% 1.50% 1.50%
  3:00 FOMC Rate Decision(Lower Bound) 1.25% 1.25% 1.25%
  3:30 Federal Reserve Bank Chairman Janet Yellen Press Conference      
  6:30 AiG Performance of Mfg Index 56.2   58.7
  8:30 Export price index[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] -3.0% +2.0% +2.8%
  8:30 Import price index[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] -1.6% +1.5% +2.0%
  8:30 Building Approvals[month-on-month(MoM)] +12.6% -7.6% -20.0%
  8:30 Building Approvals[year-on-year(YoY)] +18.1% +11.5% -5.5%
  9:45 Caixin Media Manufacturing PMI 51.5 51.5 51.5
  13:00 Vehicle Sales[year-on-year(YoY)] -1.0%   -5.7%
  14:45 SECO Consumer Confidence -2 +2 +5
  15:00 Nat''wide House prices[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.6% +0.1% +0.6%
  15:00 Nat''wide House prices[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.6% +2.5% +3.2%
  16:15 Retail Sales (Real)[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.3%   +0.6%
  16:30 PMI Manufacturing 65.6 64.2 65.3
  16:30 Retail Sales - Value[year-on-year(YoY)] +7.5% +6.7% +5.8%
  17:00 PMI Manufacturing 59.6 59.6 59.6
  17:30 PMI Manufacturing 56.2 56.5 55.3
  20:30 Challenger Job Cuts[year-on-year(YoY)] -3.6%   -2.8%
  21:30 Nonfarm Productivity[quarter on quarter annualized rate] +2.7% +0.7% -0.1%
  21:30 Unit Labor Costs[quarter on quarter annualized rate] -0.1% +0.9% +2.0%
  21:30 Initial Jobless Claims 231K 235K 230K
  21:30 Continuing Jobless Claims 1.940M 1.929M 1.953M
  22:45 PMI Manufacturing 55.5 55.5 55.5
  23:00 ISM Manufacturing 59.3 58.6 59.1
  23:00 ISM Prices Paid 68.3 68.8 72.7
  23:00 Construction Output[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.6% +0.4% +0.7%
  23:30 EIA Weekly Natural Gas Storage Report[week-over-week] -288bcf -102bcf -99bcf
Fri 2 Feb 5:00 ANZ Consumer Confidence Index 121.8   126.9
  5:45 Building Permits[month-on-month(MoM)] +9.6%   -9.6%
  7:50 Monetary Base[year-on-year(YoY)] +11.2%   +9.7%
  8:30 Producer Price Index[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +0.2%   +0.6%
  8:30 Producer Price Index[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.6%   +1.7%
  17:30 PMI Construction 52.2 52.0 50.2
  18:00 Producer Price Index[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.6% +0.2% +0.2%
  18:00 Producer Price Index[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.8% +2.3% +2.2%
  21:30 Nonfarm Payrolls +160K +180K +200K
  21:30 Unemployment Rate 4.1% 4.1% 4.1%
  21:30 Manufacturing Payrolls +21K +20K +15K
  21:30 Average Hourly Earnings[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.4% +0.2% +0.3%
  21:30 Average Hourly Earnings[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.7% +2.6% +2.9%
  23:00 Factory Orders[month-on-month(MoM)] +1.7% +1.5% +1.7%
  23:00 U. of Michigan Confidence 94.4 95.0 95.7
  23:00 Durable Goods Orders[month-on-month(MoM)] +2.9%   +2.8%
  23:00 Durables Goods Orders Ex Transportation[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.6%   +0.7%
Sat 3 Feb 4:30 San Francisco Federal Reserve Bank President John Williams Speech      
Sun 4 Feb          
Mon 5 Feb 6:30 AiG Performance of Service Index 52.0   54.9
  8:00 ANZ Commodity Price[month-on-month(MoM)] -1.9%   +0.7%
  8:30 ANZ Job Advertisements[month-on-month(MoM)] -2.7%   +6.2%
  8:30 Purchasing Managers Index 51.5   51.1
  10:45 Caixin Media non-Manufacturing PMI 53.9 53.5 54.7
  17:00 PMI Services 57.6 57.6 58.0
  17:00 PMI Composite 58.6 58.6 58.8
  17:30 Sentix Investor Confidence +32.9 +33.2 +31.9
  17:30 PMI Services 54.2 54.1 53.0
  18:00 Retail Sales[month-on-month(MoM)] +2.0% -1.0% -1.1%
  18:00 Retail Sales[year-on-year(YoY)] +3.9% +1.9% +1.9%
  22:45 PMI Services 53.3 53.3 53.3
  22:45 PMI Composite 53.8   53.8
  23:00 ISM Non-Manf. Composite 56.0 56.7 59.9
Tue 6 Feb *** Waitangi Day      
  8:01 BRC Sales Like-For-Like[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.6% +0.7% +0.6%
  8:30 Trade Balance A$ +0.036B A$ +0.200B A$ -1.358B
  8:30 Retail Sales[month-on-month(MoM)] +1.3% -0.2% -0.5%
  8:30 Retail Sales Ex Inflation[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +0.1% +1.0% +0.9%
  11:30 RBA Interest Rate Decision 1.50% 1.50% 1.50%
  21:30 Trade Balance $ -50.4B $ -52.1B $ -53.1B
  21:30 International Merchandise Trade C$ -2.71B C$ -2.32B C$ -3.19B
  21:50 Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard, Speech      
  23:00 JOLTs Job Openings 5978K 5961K 5811K
  23:00 IBD/TIPP Economic Optimism 55.1 55.4 56.7
  23:00 Ivey Purchasing Managers Index 60.4   55.2
Wed 7 Feb 5:45 Employed labor force[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +2.2% +0.4% +0.5%
  5:45 Employed labor force[year-on-year(YoY)] +4.2% +3.6% +3.7%
  5:45 Unemployment Rate 4.6% 4.7% 4.5%
  5:45 Participation Rate 71.1% 71.0% 71.0%
  5:45 Private Wages Inc Overtime[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +0.7% +0.5% +0.4%
  5:45 Private Wages Exc Overtime[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +0.7% +0.5% +0.4%
  5:45 Average Hourly Earnings[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +1.2% +0.5% +0.8%
  6:30 AiG Perf of Construction Index 52.8   54.3
  8:00 Labor Cash Earnings[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.9% +0.5% +0.7%
  13:00 Leading Index CI 108.3 108.1 107.9
  13:00 Coincident Index CI 117.9 120.5 120.7
  16:30 Halifax House Price[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.8% +0.2% -0.6%
  16:30 Halifax House Price[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.7% +2.4% +2.2%
  19:00 Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas Robert Steven Kaplan, Speech      
  20:00 MBA Mortgage Applications[week-over-week] -2.6%   +0.7%
  21:30 Federal Reserve Bank of New York President William Dudley, Speech      
  21:30 Building Permits[month-on-month(MoM)] -7.3% +2.0% +4.8%
  23:15 Chicago Federal Reserve Bank President Charles Evans Speech      
  23:30 EIA Weekly Petroleum Status Report[week-over-week] +6776kbbl +3250kbbl +1895kbbl
Thu 8 Feb 4:00 Net Consumer Credit $ +31.019B $ +20.000B $ +18.447B
  4:00 RBNZ Announces Rates 1.75% 1.75% 1.75%
  5:00 Reserve Bank of New Zealand Grant Spencer Speech      
  6:00 San Francisco Federal Reserve Bank President John Williams Speech      
  7:50 Balance of Payments - Current A/C ¥ +1347.3B ¥ +1056.9B ¥ +797.2B
  7:50 Trade Balance - BOP Basis ¥ +181.0B ¥ +520.4B ¥ +538.9B
  8:01 RICS House Prices +8 +5 +8
  8:30 NAB Business Confidence +8   +6
  11:06 Trade Balance +3619.8¥ *B +3300.0¥ *B +1358.0¥ *B
  11:41 Trade Balance $ +54.69B $ +54.65B $ +20.34B
  12:30 Bankruptcies[year-on-year(YoY)] -1.97%   +4.95%
  13:00 Economy Watchers Survey: Current 53.9 53.7 49.9
  13:00 Economy Watchers Survey: Outlook 52.7 53.6 52.4
  17:00 ECB Bulletin      
  17:00 Reserve Bank of Australia Deputy Governor Philip Lowe Speech      
  18:30 ECB Executive Board Member Yves Mersch Speech      
  18:45 ECB Executive Board Member Peter Praet, Speech      
  20:00 BOE Announces Rates 0.50% 0.50% 0.50%
  20:00 BOE Minutes      
  20:00 BOE Quarterly Inflation Report      
  20:30 Bank of England Governor Mark Carney Press Conference      
  21:00 Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia President Patrick T. Harker Speech      
  21:15 Housing Starts 216K 210K 216K
  21:30 Initial Jobless Claims 230K 232K 221K
  21:30 Continuing Jobless Claims 1.956M 1.940M 1.923M
  21:30 New Housing Price Index[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.1% +0.1% 0.0%
  21:30 New Housing Price Index[year-on-year(YoY)] +3.4%   +3.3%
  22:00 Minneapolis Federal Reserve Bank President Neel Kashkari, Speech      
  23:00 Mortgage Delinquencies 4.88%   5.17%
  23:30 EIA Weekly Natural Gas Storage Report[week-over-week] -99bcf -115bcf -119bcf
Fri 9 Feb 0:00 QV House Prices[year-on-year(YoY)] +6.6%   +6.4%
  1:45 Bank of Canada Senior Deputy Governor Carolyn Wilkins,Speech      
  7:50 Japan Money Stock M2[year-on-year(YoY)] +3.6% +3.6% +3.4%
  7:50 Japan Money Stock M3[year-on-year(YoY)] +3.1% +3.1% +2.9%
  8:30 Home Loans[month-on-month(MoM)] +1.6% -1.0% -2.3%
  8:30 Investment Lending[month-on-month(MoM)] +1.0%   -2.6%
  8:30 Quarterly Statement on Monetary Policy      
  9:30 Consumer Prices[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.8% +1.5% +1.5%
  9:30 Producer Price Index[year-on-year(YoY)] +4.9% +4.3% +4.3%
  10:00 Kansas City Federal Reserve Bank President Esther George, Speech      
  12:30 Indices of Tertiary Industry Activity[month-on-month(MoM)] +1.1% +0.2% -0.2%
  14:45 Unemployment Rate 3.3% 3.4% 3.3%
  14:45 Unemployment Rate s.a. 3.0% 3.0% 3.0%
  17:30 Industrial Production[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.3% -0.9% -1.3%
  17:30 Industrial Production[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.6% +0.3% 0.0%
  17:30 Manufacturing Production[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.2% +0.3% +0.3%
  17:30 Manufacturing Production[year-on-year(YoY)] +3.8% +1.2% +1.4%
  17:30 Trade Balance £ -12.456B £ -11.550B £ -13.576B
  21:00 NIESR GDP Estimate +0.6% +0.5% +0.5%
  21:30 Net Change in Employment +64.8K +10.0K -88.0K
  21:30 Unemployment Rate 5.8% 5.8% 5.9%
  21:30 Participation Rate 65.8%   65.5%
  23:00 Wholesale Inventories[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.2% +0.2% +0.4%
  23:00 Wholesale Sales[month-on-month(MoM)] +1.9% +0.4% +1.2%
Sat 10 Feb          
Sun 11 Feb          
Mon 12 Feb *** National Foundation Day      
  16:15 Consumer Prices[month-on-month(MoM)] 0.0% -0.2% -0.1%
  16:15 Consumer Prices[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.8% +0.8% +0.7%
  16:15 CPI - EU Harmonised[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.2%   -0.5%
  16:15 CPI - EU Harmonised[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.1%   +0.8%
  17:00 Money Supply M2[year-on-year(YoY)] +8.2% +8.2% +8.6%
  17:01 New Bank Lending 5844¥ *B 20500¥ *B 29000¥ *B
Tue 13 Feb 3:00 Budget Statement $ -23.2B $ +51.0B $ +49.2B
  7:50 Domestic CGPI[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.1% +0.3% +0.3%
  7:50 Domestic CGPI[year-on-year(YoY)] +3.0% +2.8% +2.7%
  8:30 NAB Business Conditions +13   +19
  8:30 NAB Business Confidence +10   +12
  14:00 Machine Tool Orders[year-on-year(YoY)] +48.3%   +48.8%
  16:15 Producer & Import Prices[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.2%   +0.3%
  16:15 Producer & Import Prices[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.8%   +1.8%
  17:30 Consumer Prices[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.4% -0.6% -0.5%
  17:30 Consumer Prices[year-on-year(YoY)] +3.0% +2.9% +3.0%
  17:30 CPI Core[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.5% +2.6% +2.7%
  17:30 Retail Price Index[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.8% -0.7% -0.8%
  17:30 Retail Price Index[year-on-year(YoY)] +4.1% +4.0% +4.0%
  17:30 RPI (MoM)[year-on-year(YoY)] +4.2% +4.1% +4.0%
  17:30 PPI Input[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.6% +0.6% +0.7%
  17:30 PPI Input[year-on-year(YoY)] +5.4% +4.1% +4.7%
  17:30 PPI Output[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.4% +0.2% +0.1%
  17:30 PPI Output[year-on-year(YoY)] +3.3% +3.0% +2.8%
  17:30 PPI Output Core[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.2% +0.2% +0.3%
  17:30 PPI Output Core[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.4% +2.3% +2.2%
  17:30 ONS House Price[year-on-year(YoY)] +5.0% +4.9% +5.2%
  19:00 NFIB Small Business Optimism 104.9 105.3 106.9
  21:00 Cleveland Federal Reserve Bank President Loretta J. Mester Speech      
Wed 14 Feb 5:45 Food Prices[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.8%   +1.2%
  7:30 Westpac Consumer Confidence Index 105.1   102.7
  7:50 Real Gross Domestic Product[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +0.6% +0.2% +0.1%
  7:50 Real Gross Domestic Product[quarter on quarter annualized rate] +2.2% +1.0% +0.5%
  7:50 Nominal GDP[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +0.6% +0.4% 0.0%
  7:50 GDP Deflator[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.2% 0.0% 0.0%
  10:00 RBNZ 2yr Inflation Expectation +2.02%   +2.11%
  10:23 New Condominium Sales in Tokyo Metropolitan Area[year-on-year(YoY)] -7.5%   +39.7%
  16:50 Fritz Zurbrügg, Member of the Governing Board of Swiss National Bank, Speech      
  18:00 Industrial Production[month-on-month(MoM)] +1.3% +0.1% +0.4%
  18:00 Industrial Production[year-on-year(YoY)] +3.7% +4.2% +5.2%
  18:00 Gross Domestic Product[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +0.6% +0.6% +0.6%
  18:00 Gross Domestic Product[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.7% +2.7% +2.7%
  19:20 ECB Executive Board Member Yves Mersch Speech      
  20:00 MBA Mortgage Applications[week-over-week] +0.7%   -4.1%
  21:30 Consumer Prices[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.2% +0.3% +0.5%
  21:30 Consumer Prices[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.1% +1.9% +2.1%
  21:30 CPI Core[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.2% +0.2% +0.3%
  21:30 CPI Core[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.8% +1.7% +1.8%
  21:30 Retail Sales[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.4% +0.2% -0.3%
  21:30 Retail Sales Ex-Auto[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.1% +0.5% 0.0%
  21:30 House Price Index[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.2%   +0.3%
  21:30 House Price Index[year-on-year(YoY)] +9.1%   +8.7%
  23:00 Business Inventories[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.4% +0.3% +0.4%
  23:30 EIA Weekly Petroleum Status Report[week-over-week] +1895kbbl +2747kbbl +1841kbbl
Thu 15 Feb *** Lunar New Year''s Day      
  4:00 REINZ House Sales[year-on-year(YoY)] -10.1%   +2.7%
  7:50 Machinery Orders[month-on-month(MoM)] +5.7% -2.0% -11.9%
  7:50 Machinery Orders[year-on-year(YoY)] +4.1% +1.8% -5.0%
  8:00 Consumer Inflation Expectation +3.7%   +3.6%
  8:30 Employed labor force +33.5K +15.0K +16.0K
  8:30 Unemployment Rate 5.6% 5.5% 5.5%
  8:30 Participation Rate 65.7% 65.6% 65.6%
  12:30 Industrial Production[month-on-month(MoM)] +2.7%   +2.9%
  12:30 Industrial Production[year-on-year(YoY)] +4.2%   +4.4%
  12:30 Capacity Utilization Ratio[month-on-month(MoM)] 0.0%   +2.8%
  15:00 EU 27 New Car Registrations[year-on-year(YoY)] -4.9%   +7.1%
  16:15 ECB Executive Board Member Yves Mersch Speech      
  18:00 Trade Balance € +26.3B € +27.0B € +25.4B
  18:00 Trade Balance sa € +22.0B € +22.3B € +23.8B
  18:45 ECB Executive Board Member Peter Praet, Speech      
  21:30 Producer Price Index[month-on-month(MoM)] 0.0% +0.4% +0.4%
  21:30 Producer Price Index[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.6% +2.4% +2.7%
  21:30 PPI Output Core[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.1% +0.2% +0.4%
  21:30 PPI Output Core[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.3% +2.0% +2.2%
  21:30 Empire Manufacturing +17.7 +18.0 +13.1
  21:30 Philadelphia Fed. +22.2 +21.6 +25.8
  21:30 Initial Jobless Claims 223K 228K 230K
  21:30 Continuing Jobless Claims 1.927M 1.925M 1.942M
  22:00 Existing Home Sales[month-on-month(MoM)] +4.5%   -14.5%
  22:15 Industrial Production[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.4% +0.2% -0.1%
  22:15 Capacity Utilization Ratio 77.7% 78.0% 77.5%
  23:00 NAHB Housing Market Index 72 72 72
  23:30 EIA Weekly Natural Gas Storage Report[week-over-week] -119bcf -188bcf -194bcf
Fri 16 Feb *** Lunar New Year''s Day      
  2:30 Bank of Canada Deputy Governor Lawrence Schembri, Speech      
  5:00 Net TIC Flows $ +33.5B   $ -119.3B
  5:00 Net Long-term TIC Flows $ +57.5B   $ +27.3B
  5:30 Business NZ PMI 51.1   55.6
  10:00 Non Resident Bond Holdings 61.1%   60.0%
  16:20 ECB Executive Board member BenoÎt Cœuré Speech      
  17:30 Retail Sales[month-on-month(MoM)] -1.4% +0.5% +0.1%
  17:30 Retail Sales[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.5% +2.5% +1.6%
  17:30 Retail Sales Ex Auto Fuel[month-on-month(MoM)] -1.5% +0.6% +0.1%
  17:30 Retail Sales Ex Auto Fuel[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.3% +2.4% +1.5%
  21:30 Housing Starts 1.209M 1.234M 1.326M
  21:30 Housing Starts[month-on-month(MoM)] -6.9% +3.5% +9.7%
  21:30 Building Permits 1.300M 1.300M 1.396M
  21:30 Building Permits[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.2% 0.0% +7.4%
  21:30 Import price index[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.2% +0.6% +1.0%
  21:30 Import price index[year-on-year(YoY)] +3.2% +3.0% +3.6%
  21:30 Manufacturing Shipments[month-on-month(MoM)] +3.8% +0.3% -0.3%
  21:30 International Securities Transactions C$ +19.20B   C$ -1.97B
  23:00 U. of Michigan Confidence 95.7 95.5 99.9
Sat 17 Feb          
Sun 18 Feb          
Mon 19 Feb *** President''s Day      
  *** Family Day      
  *** Lunar New Year''s Day      
  7:50 Merchnds Trade Balance Total ¥ +358.7B ¥ -1020.2B  
  8:01 Rightmove House Prices[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.7%    
  8:01 Rightmove House Prices[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.1%    
  17:00 Euro-Zone Current Account nsa € +37.8B    
  17:00 Euro-Zone Trade Balance sa € +32.5B    
  18:00 Construction Output[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.5%    
  18:00 Construction Output[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.7%    
Tue 20 Feb *** Lunar New Year''s Day      
  5:45 Producer Prices- Outputs[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +1.0%    
  5:45 Producer Prices- Inputs[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +1.0%    
  8:30 RBA Minutes      
  14:00 Machine Tool Orders[year-on-year(YoY)] +48.8%    
  15:00 Convenience Store Sales[year-on-year(YoY)] -0.3%    
  15:00 Trade Balance +26.3*B francs    
  18:00 ZEW Survey (Econ. Sentiment) 31.8    
  19:00 CBI Trends Total Orders +14 +11  
  21:30 Wholesale Sales[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.7% +0.4%  
  23:00 Consumer Confidence +1.3 +1.0  
Wed 21 Feb *** Lunar New Year''s Day      
  7:30 Westpac-MI Leading Index[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.27%    
  8:00 DEWR Internet Skilled Vacancies[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.2%    
  8:30 Wage Cost Index[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +0.5% +0.5%  
  8:30 Wage Cost Index[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.0% +2.0%  
  9:10 Bank of Japan Policy Board Member Yukitoshi Funo, Speech      
  12:30 All Industry Activity Index[month-on-month(MoM)] +1.0% +0.4%  
  13:00 Supermarket Sales[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.9%    
  13:30 Nationwide Department Store Sales[year-on-year(YoY)] -0.6%    
  13:30 Tokyo Dept. Store Sales[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.9%    
  16:00 M3 Money Supply[year-on-year(YoY)] +3.2%    
  17:00 PMI Manufacturing 59.6 59.2  
  17:00 PMI Services 58.0 57.6  
  17:00 PMI Composite 58.8 58.4  
  17:30 Jobless Claims Change +8.6K    
  17:30 Unemployment Rate 2.4%    
  17:30 ILO Unemployment Rate (3mths) 4.3% 4.3%  
  17:30 Public Finances (PSNCR) £ +25.1B    
  17:30 PSNB ex Interventions £ +2.6B £ -9.6B  
  20:00 MBA Mortgage Applications[week-over-week] -4.1%    
  22:00 Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia President Patrick T. Harker Speech      
  22:15 Bank of England Governor Mark Carney Speech      
  22:45 PMI Manufacturing 55.5 55.5  
  22:45 PMI Services 53.3 54.0  
  22:45 PMI Composite 53.8    
  23:00 Existing Home Sales 5.57M 5.62M  
  23:00 Existing Home Sales[month-on-month(MoM)] -3.6% +0.9%  
Thu 22 Feb 3:00 FOMC Released Meeting Minutes of 30th-31st Jan      
  10:00 Credit Card Spending[year-on-year(YoY)] +6.3%    
  13:15 FRB Vice Chairman Randal Quarles, Speech      
  16:15 Industrial Production[year-on-year(YoY)] +8.6%    
  16:30 Unemployment Rate 2.9% 2.9%  
  16:30 Consumer Prices[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.7% +1.9%  
  17:30 Gross Domestic Product[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +0.5% +0.5%  
  17:30 Gross Domestic Product[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.5% +1.5%  
  17:30 Index of Services (3mth/3mth) +0.4% +0.5%  
  17:30 Total Business Investment[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +0.5% +0.4%  
  17:30 Total Business Investment[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.7% +2.4%  
  19:00 CBI Reported Sales +12 +14  
  21:30 Initial Jobless Claims 230K 230K  
  21:30 Continuing Jobless Claims 1.942M 1.935M  
  21:30 Retail Sales[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.2% -0.1%  
  21:30 Retail Sales Ex-Auto[month-on-month(MoM)] +1.6% 0.0%  
  23:00 Federal Reserve Bank of New York President William Dudley, Speech      
  23:00 Leading Indicators[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.6% +0.7%  
  23:30 EIA Weekly Natural Gas Storage Report[week-over-week] -194bcf    
Fri 23 Feb 0:00 Kansas City Fed Manf. Activity +16 +18  
  0:00 EIA Weekly Petroleum Status Report[week-over-week] +1841kbbl    
  1:10 Atlanta Federal Reserve Bank President Raphael Bostic Speech      
  5:45 Retail Sales Ex Inflation[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +0.2% +1.3%  
  7:30 National Consumer Price Index[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.0% +1.3%  
  7:30 Natl CPI Ex-Fresh Food[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.9% +0.8%  
  7:30 Natl CPI Ex Food, Energy[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.3% +0.3%  
  7:50 Corp Service Price Index[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.8% +0.8%  
  18:00 Consumer Prices[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.4% -0.9%  
  18:00 Consumer Prices[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.3% +1.3%  
  18:00 CPI Core[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.0% +1.0%  
  21:30 Consumer Prices[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.4% +0.5%  
  21:30 Consumer Prices[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.9% +1.5%  
Sat 24 Feb 2:30 ECB Executive Board member BenoÎt Cœuré Speech      
  4:40 San Francisco Federal Reserve Bank President John Williams Speech      
Sun 25 Feb          
Mon 26 Feb 13:00 Leading Index CI 107.9    
  13:00 Coincident Index CI 120.7    
  17:30 BBA Loans for House Purchase 36115    
  21:30 Chicago Fed Nat Activity Index +0.27    
  23:00 New Home Sales 625K    
  23:00 New Home Sales[month-on-month(MoM)] -9.3%    
  23:30 Dallas Fed Manf. Activity +33.4    
Tue 27 Feb 5:45 Trade Balance NZ$ +0.640B    
  16:30 Trade Balance HK$ -59.9B    
  17:00 M3 Money Supply[year-on-year(YoY)] +4.6%    
  18:00 Economic Confidence 114.7    
  18:00 Business Climate Indicator +1.54    
  18:00 Industrial Confidence +8.8    
  18:00 Services Confidence +16.7    
  18:00 Consumer Confidence      
  21:30 Wholesale Inventories[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.4%    
  21:30 Durable Goods Orders[month-on-month(MoM)] +2.8%    
  21:30 Durables Goods Orders Ex Transportation[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.7%    
  22:00 House Price Index[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.4%    
  22:00 House Price Index[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +1.4%    
  22:00 S&P/CaseShiller Home Price Ind 204.21    
  22:00 S&P/CaseShiller Home Price Ind[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.75%    
  22:00 S&P/CaseShiller Home Price Ind[year-on-year(YoY)] +6.41%    
  23:00 Consumer Confidence 125.4    
  23:00 Richmond Fed Manufact. Index +14    
Wed 28 Feb 7:50 Retail Sales Value[year-on-year(YoY)] +3.6%    
  7:50 Department Store and Supermarket Sales[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.1%    
  7:50 Industrial Production[month-on-month(MoM)] +2.9%    
  7:50 Industrial Production[year-on-year(YoY)] +4.4%    
  8:00 ANZ Business Conditions -37.8    
  8:01 GfK Consumer Confidence Survey -9    
  8:01 BRC Shop Price Index[year-on-year(YoY)] -0.5%    
  8:30 Private Sector Credit[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.3%    
  8:30 Private Sector Credit[year-on-year(YoY)] +4.8%    
  9:00 PMI Manufacturing 51.3    
  9:00 PMI Services 55.3    
  12:00 Vehicle Production[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.3%    
  13:00 Annualized Housing Starts 936K    
  13:00 Housing Starts[year-on-year(YoY)] -2.1%    
  13:00 Construction Orders[year-on-year(YoY)] -8.1%    
  15:00 UBS Consumption Indicator 1.69    
  16:00 KOF Leading Indicator 106.9    
  16:30 Gross Domestic Product[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.5%    
  16:30 Gross Domestic Product[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +3.6%    
  17:00 ZEW - Credit Suisse Switzerland Expectation of Economic Growth +34.5    
  18:00 Consumer Prices[year-on-year(YoY)]      
  18:00 CPI Core[year-on-year(YoY)]      
  20:00 MBA Mortgage Applications[week-over-week]      
  21:30 Gross Domestic Product[quarter on quarter annualized rate] +2.6%    
  21:30 Personal Consumption[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +3.8%    
  21:30 GDP Price Index[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +2.4%    
  21:30 PCE Core[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +1.9%    
  21:30 Industrial Product Price[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.1%    
  21:30 Raw Materials Price Index[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.9%    
  22:45 Chicago Purchasing Manager 65.7    
  *** M3 Money Supply[year-on-year(YoY)] +11.6%    
  23:00 Pending Home Sales[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.5%    
  23:00 Pending Home Sales[year-on-year(YoY)] -1.8%    
  23:30 EIA Weekly Petroleum Status Report[week-over-week]      
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