Economic Calendar

August 2018

Date Time Event Previous Forecast Actual
Wed 1 Aug *** National Foundation Day      
  1:00 QV House Prices[year-on-year(YoY)] +5.7%   +5.1%
  6:30 AiG Performance of Mfg Index 57.4   52.0
  6:45 Employed labor force[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +0.6% +0.4% +0.5%
  6:45 Employed labor force[year-on-year(YoY)] +3.1% +3.6% +3.7%
  6:45 Unemployment Rate 4.4% 4.4% 4.5%
  6:45 Participation Rate 70.8% 70.8% 70.9%
  6:45 Private Wages Inc Overtime[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +0.3% +0.6% +0.6%
  6:45 Private Wages Exc Overtime[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +0.3% +0.6% +0.6%
  6:45 Average Hourly Earnings[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +1.1% +1.0% +0.2%
  7:01 BRC Shop Price Index[year-on-year(YoY)] -0.5%   -0.3%
  9:45 Caixin Media Manufacturing PMI 51.0 50.9 50.8
  13:00 Vehicle Sales[year-on-year(YoY)] -7.3%   +1.2%
  14:00 Nat''wide House prices[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.5% +0.1% +0.6%
  14:00 Nat''wide House prices[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.0% +1.8% +2.5%
  16:00 PMI Manufacturing 55.1 55.1 55.1
  16:30 PMI Manufacturing 54.3 54.2 54.0
  16:30 Retail Sales - Value[year-on-year(YoY)] +12.9% +13.0% +12.0%
  19:00 MBA Mortgage Applications[week-over-week] -0.2%   -2.6%
  20:15 ADP Employment Change +181K +186K +219K
  21:45 PMI Manufacturing 55.5 55.5 55.3
  22:00 ISM Manufacturing 60.2 59.4 58.1
  22:00 ISM Prices Paid 76.8 75.3 73.2
  22:00 Construction Output[month-on-month(MoM)] +1.3% +0.3% -1.1%
  22:30 EIA Weekly Petroleum Status Report[week-over-week] -6147kbbl -2261kbbl +3803kbbl
Thu 2 Aug 2:00 FOMC Rate Decision(Upper Bound) 2.00% 2.00% 2.00%
  2:00 FOMC Rate Decision(Lower Bound) 1.75% 1.75% 1.75%
  7:50 Monetary Base[year-on-year(YoY)] +7.4%   +7.0%
  9:30 Bank of Japan Deputy Governor, Masayoshi Amamiya, speech      
  9:30 Trade Balance A$ +0.725B A$ +0.900B A$ +1.873B
  13:45 SECO Consumer Confidence +2 +2 -7
  15:15 Retail Sales (Real)[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.4% 0.0% +0.3%
  15:30 PMI Manufacturing 61.6 60.9 61.9
  16:30 PMI Construction 53.1 52.8 55.8
  17:00 Producer Price Index[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.8% +0.3% +0.4%
  17:00 Producer Price Index[year-on-year(YoY)] +3.0% +3.5% +3.6%
  19:00 BOE Announces Rates 0.50% 0.75% 0.75%
  19:00 BOE Minutes      
  19:00 BOE Quarterly Inflation Report      
  19:30 Challenger Job Cuts[year-on-year(YoY)] +19.6%   -4.2%
  19:30 Bank of England Governor Mark Carney Press Conference      
  20:30 Initial Jobless Claims 217K 220K 218K
  20:30 Continuing Jobless Claims 1.747M 1.750M 1.724M
  22:00 Factory Orders[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.4% +0.7% +0.7%
  22:00 Durable Goods Orders[month-on-month(MoM)] +1.0%   +0.8%
  22:00 Durables Goods Orders Ex Transportation[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.4%   +0.2%
  22:30 EIA Weekly Natural Gas Storage Report[week-over-week] +24bcf +41bcf +35bcf
Fri 3 Aug 6:30 AiG Performance of Service Index 63.0   53.6
  7:50 Bank of Japan Releases Minutes from Jun 14-15 Monetary Policy Meeting      
  8:30 Purchasing Managers Index 47.7   48.2
  9:30 Retail Sales[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.4% +0.3% +0.4%
  9:30 Retail Sales[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +0.2% +0.8% +1.2%
  9:45 Caixin Media non-Manufacturing PMI 53.9 53.5 52.8
  15:15 Consumer Prices[month-on-month(MoM)] 0.0% -0.3% -0.2%
  15:15 Consumer Prices[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.1% +1.2% +1.2%
  15:15 CPI - EU Harmonised[month-on-month(MoM)] 0.0% +0.1% +0.4%
  15:15 CPI - EU Harmonised[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.9% +1.0% +1.2%
  16:00 PMI Services 54.4 54.4 54.2
  16:00 PMI Composite 54.3 54.3 54.3
  16:30 PMI Services 55.1 54.7 53.5
  17:00 Retail Sales[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.3% +0.4% +0.3%
  17:00 Retail Sales[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.6% +1.4% +1.2%
  20:30 Trade Balance $ -43.2B $ -46.5B $ -46.3B
  20:30 Nonfarm Payrolls +248K +193K +157K
  20:30 Unemployment Rate 4.0% 3.9% 3.9%
  20:30 Manufacturing Payrolls +33K +25K +37K
  20:30 Average Hourly Earnings[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.1% +0.3% +0.3%
  20:30 Average Hourly Earnings[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.7% +2.7% +2.7%
  20:30 International Merchandise Trade C$ -2.72B C$ -2.30B C$ -0.63B
  21:45 PMI Services 56.2 56.2 56.0
  21:45 PMI Composite 55.9   55.7
  22:00 ISM Non-Manf. Composite 59.1 58.6 55.7
Sat 4 Aug          
Sun 5 Aug          
Mon 6 Aug *** Bank Holiday      
  *** Civic Holiday      
  9:00 ANZ Commodity Price[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.9%   -3.2%
  9:30 ANZ Job Advertisements[month-on-month(MoM)] -1.7%   +1.5%
  16:30 Sentix Investor Confidence +12.1 +13.4 +14.7
Tue 7 Aug 6:30 AiG Perf of Construction Index 50.6   52.0
  7:01 BRC Sales Like-For-Like[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.1% +1.5% +0.5%
  7:30 Household Spending[year-on-year(YoY)] -3.9% -1.4% -1.2%
  8:00 Labor Cash Earnings[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.1% +1.7% +3.6%
  12:30 RBA Interest Rate Decision 1.50% 1.50% 1.50%
  13:00 Leading Index CI 106.9 105.3 105.2
  13:00 Coincident Index CI 116.8 116.2 116.3
  15:30 Halifax House Price[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.9% +0.2% +1.4%
  15:30 Halifax House Price[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.8% +2.7% +3.3%
  22:00 JOLTs Job Openings 6659K 6625K 6662K
  22:00 IBD/TIPP Economic Optimism 56.4 57.2 58.0
  22:00 Ivey Purchasing Managers Index 63.1   61.8
Wed 8 Aug 3:00 Net Consumer Credit $ +24.259B $ +15.000B $ +10.211B
  7:50 Balance of Payments - Current A/C ¥ +1938.3B ¥ +1222.2B ¥ +1175.6B
  7:50 Trade Balance - BOP Basis ¥ -303.8B ¥ +826.8B ¥ +820.5B
  7:50 Bank of Japan Releases Minutes from Jul 30-31 Monetary Policy Meeting      
  9:30 Home Loans[month-on-month(MoM)] +1.0% 0.0% -1.1%
  9:30 Investment Lending[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.1%   -2.7%
  11:00 RBNZ 2yr Inflation Expectation +2.01%   +2.04%
  11:05 Reserve Bank of Australia Deputy Governor Philip Lowe Speech      
  11:05 Trade Balance +2608.9¥ *B +2271.0¥ *B +1769.6¥ *B
  11:13 Trade Balance $ +41.47B $ +38.92B $ +28.05B
  12:30 Bankruptcies[year-on-year(YoY)] -2.26%   -1.68%
  13:00 Economy Watchers Survey: Current 48.1 48.0 46.6
  13:00 Economy Watchers Survey: Outlook 50.0 49.9 49.0
  19:00 MBA Mortgage Applications[week-over-week] -2.6%   -3.0%
  20:30 Building Permits[month-on-month(MoM)] +4.8% -0.1% -2.3%
  20:45 Tom Barkin, Richmond Federal Reserve Bank President Speech      
  22:30 EIA Weekly Petroleum Status Report[week-over-week] +3803kbbl -2164kbbl -1351kbbl
Thu 9 Aug 5:00 RBNZ Announces Rates 1.75% 1.75% 1.75%
  7:01 RICS House Prices +3% +4% +4%
  7:50 Japan Money Stock M2[year-on-year(YoY)] +3.2% +3.1% +3.0%
  7:50 Japan Money Stock M3[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.7% +2.7% +2.6%
  7:50 Machinery Orders[month-on-month(MoM)] -3.7% -1.0% -8.8%
  7:50 Machinery Orders[year-on-year(YoY)] +16.5% +10.5% +0.3%
  9:30 Consumer Prices[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.9% +2.0% +2.1%
  9:30 Producer Price Index[year-on-year(YoY)] +4.7% +4.5% +4.6%
  13:45 Unemployment Rate 2.4% 2.4% 2.4%
  13:45 Unemployment Rate s.a. 2.6% 2.6% 2.6%
  14:00 Machine Tool Orders[year-on-year(YoY)] +11.4%   +13.0%
  16:00 ECB Bulletin      
  20:15 Housing Starts 246K 219K 206K
  20:30 Producer Price Index[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.3% +0.2% 0.0%
  20:30 Producer Price Index[year-on-year(YoY)] +3.4% +3.4% +3.3%
  20:30 PPI Output Core[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.3% +0.2% +0.3%
  20:30 PPI Output Core[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.8% +2.8% +2.7%
  20:30 Initial Jobless Claims 219K 220K 213K
  20:30 Continuing Jobless Claims 1.726M 1.730M 1.755M
  20:30 New Housing Price Index[month-on-month(MoM)] 0.0% +0.1% +0.1%
  20:30 New Housing Price Index[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.9% +0.8% +0.8%
  22:00 Wholesale Inventories[month-on-month(MoM)] 0.0% 0.0% +0.1%
  22:00 Wholesale Sales[month-on-month(MoM)] +2.1% +0.2% -0.1%
  22:30 EIA Weekly Natural Gas Storage Report[week-over-week] +35bcf +47bcf +46bcf
Fri 10 Aug 6:30 Business NZ PMI 52.7   51.2
  7:50 Domestic CGPI[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.2% +0.2% +0.5%
  7:50 Domestic CGPI[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.8% +2.9% +3.1%
  7:50 Real Gross Domestic Product[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] -0.2% +0.3% +0.5%
  7:50 Real Gross Domestic Product[quarter on quarter annualized rate] -0.9% +1.4% +1.9%
  7:50 Nominal GDP[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] -0.4% +0.2% +0.4%
  7:50 GDP Deflator[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.5% 0.0% +0.1%
  9:30 RBA Quarterly Statement on Monetary Policy      
  12:30 Indices of Tertiary Industry Activity[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.2% -0.3% -0.5%
  16:30 Gross Domestic Product[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +0.2% +0.4% +0.4%
  16:30 Gross Domestic Product[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.2% +1.3% +1.3%
  16:30 Trade Balance £ -12.526B £ -11.950B £ -11.383B
  16:30 Industrial Production[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.2% +0.3% +0.4%
  16:30 Industrial Production[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.2% +0.7% +1.1%
  16:30 Manufacturing Production[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.6% +0.3% +0.4%
  16:30 Manufacturing Production[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.5% +1.0% +1.5%
  16:30 Index of Services (3mth/3mth) +0.4% +0.6% +0.5%
  16:30 Total Business Investment[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] -0.4% +0.4% +0.5%
  16:30 Total Business Investment[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.0%   +0.8%
  16:30 Gross Domestic Product[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +2.2% +0.2% -0.2%
  16:30 Gross Domestic Product[year-on-year(YoY)] +4.7% +3.9% +3.5%
  20:30 Consumer Prices[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.1% +0.2% +0.2%
  20:30 Consumer Prices[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.9% +2.9% +2.9%
  20:30 CPI Core[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.2% +0.2% +0.2%
  20:30 CPI Core[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.3% +2.3% +2.4%
  20:30 Net Change in Employment +31.8K +17.0K +54.1K
  20:30 Unemployment Rate 6.0% 5.9% 5.8%
  20:30 Participation Rate 65.5% 65.4% 65.4%
Sat 11 Aug *** Mountain Day holiday      
  2:00 Budget Statement $ -74.9B $ -76.0B $ -76.9B
Sun 12 Aug          
Mon 13 Aug 6:45 Food Prices[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.5%   +0.7%
  19:27 Money Supply M2[year-on-year(YoY)] +8.0% +8.2% +8.5%
  19:27 New Bank Lending 18400¥ *B 12750¥ *B 14500¥ *B
Tue 14 Aug 9:30 NAB Business Conditions +14   +12
  9:30 NAB Business Confidence +6   +7
  10:00 Retail Sales[year-on-year(YoY)] +9.0% +9.1% +8.8%
  10:00 Retail Sales (YTD)[year-on-year(YoY)] +9.4% +9.4% +9.3%
  10:00 Industrial Production[year-on-year(YoY)] +6.0% +6.3% +6.0%
  10:00 Industrial Production (YTD)[year-on-year(YoY)] +6.7% +6.6% +6.6%
  10:00 Investment in Fixed Assets (Excluding Rural Households) (YTD)[year-on-year(YoY)] +6.0% +6.0% +5.5%
  12:30 Industrial Production[month-on-month(MoM)] -2.1%   -1.8%
  12:30 Industrial Production[year-on-year(YoY)] -1.2%   -0.9%
  12:30 Capacity Utilization Ratio[month-on-month(MoM)] -2.1%   -2.2%
  15:15 Producer & Import Prices[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.2%   +0.1%
  15:15 Producer & Import Prices[year-on-year(YoY)] +3.5%   +3.6%
  16:30 Jobless Claims Change +9.0K   +6.2K
  16:30 Unemployment Rate 2.5%   2.5%
  16:30 ILO Unemployment Rate (3mths) 4.2% 4.2% 4.0%
  17:00 Industrial Production[month-on-month(MoM)] +1.4% -0.4% -0.7%
  17:00 Industrial Production[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.6% +2.4% +2.5%
  17:00 Gross Domestic Product[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +0.3% +0.3% +0.4%
  17:00 Gross Domestic Product[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.1% +2.1% +2.2%
  17:00 ZEW Survey (Econ. Sentiment) -18.7   -11.1
  18:00 NFIB Small Business Optimism 107.2 106.8 107.9
  20:30 Import price index[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.1% 0.0% 0.0%
  20:30 Import price index[year-on-year(YoY)] +4.7% +4.5% +4.8%
  20:30 House Price Index[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.9%   +0.8%
  20:30 House Price Index[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.9%   +1.8%
Wed 15 Aug 5:00 REINZ House Sales[year-on-year(YoY)] -1.6%   +0.7%
  8:30 Westpac Consumer Confidence Index 106.1   103.6
  9:30 Wage Cost Index[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +0.5% +0.6%  
  9:30 Wage Cost Index[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.1% +2.1%  
  16:30 Consumer Prices[month-on-month(MoM)] 0.0% 0.0%  
  16:30 Consumer Prices[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.4% +2.5%  
  16:30 CPI Core[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.9% +1.9%  
  16:30 Retail Price Index[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.3% +0.2%  
  16:30 Retail Price Index[year-on-year(YoY)] +3.4% +3.4%  
  16:30 RPI (MoM)[year-on-year(YoY)] +3.4% +3.4%  
  16:30 PPI Input[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.2% +0.1%  
  16:30 PPI Input[year-on-year(YoY)] +10.2% +10.3%  
  16:30 PPI Output[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.1% +0.2%  
  16:30 PPI Output[year-on-year(YoY)] +3.1% +3.0%  
  16:30 PPI Output Core[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.2% +0.2%  
  16:30 PPI Output Core[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.1% +2.1%  
  16:30 ONS House Price[year-on-year(YoY)] +3.0% +2.6%  
  19:00 MBA Mortgage Applications[week-over-week] -3.0%    
  20:30 Retail Sales[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.5% +0.1%  
  20:30 Retail Sales Ex-Auto[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.4% +0.3%  
  20:30 Empire Manufacturing +22.6 +20.0  
  20:30 Nonfarm Productivity[quarter on quarter annualized rate] +0.4% +2.4%  
  20:30 Unit Labor Costs[quarter on quarter annualized rate] +2.9% 0.0%  
  21:00 Existing Home Sales[month-on-month(MoM)] +4.1%    
  21:15 Industrial Production[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.6% +0.3%  
  21:15 Capacity Utilization Ratio 78.0% 78.2%  
  22:00 Business Inventories[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.4% +0.1%  
  22:00 NAHB Housing Market Index 68 67  
  22:30 EIA Weekly Petroleum Status Report[week-over-week] -1351kbbl -2885kbbl  
Thu 16 Aug 4:00 Net TIC Flows $ +69.9B    
  4:00 Net Long-term TIC Flows $ +45.6B    
  7:50 Merchnds Trade Balance Total ¥ +720.8B ¥ -41.2B  
  9:00 Consumer Inflation Expectation +3.9%    
  9:30 Employed labor force +50.9K +15.0K  
  9:30 Unemployment Rate 5.4% 5.4%  
  9:30 Participation Rate 65.7% 65.7%  
  11:00 Non Resident Bond Holdings 58.1%    
  16:30 Retail Sales[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.5% +0.2%  
  16:30 Retail Sales[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.9% +2.9%  
  16:30 Retail Sales Ex Auto Fuel[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.6% 0.0%  
  16:30 Retail Sales Ex Auto Fuel[year-on-year(YoY)] +3.0% +2.7%  
  17:00 Trade Balance € +16.5B    
  17:00 Trade Balance sa € +16.9B € +16.5B  
  20:30 Housing Starts 1.173M 1.260M  
  20:30 Housing Starts[month-on-month(MoM)] -12.3% +7.4%  
  20:30 Building Permits 1.292M 1.310M  
  20:30 Building Permits[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.7% +1.4%  
  20:30 Philadelphia Fed. +25.7 +22.0  
  20:30 Initial Jobless Claims 213K 215K  
  20:30 Continuing Jobless Claims 1.755M 1.741M  
  20:30 Manufacturing Shipments[month-on-month(MoM)] +1.4% +1.0%  
  22:30 EIA Weekly Natural Gas Storage Report[week-over-week] +46bcf +29bcf  
Fri 17 Aug 6:45 Producer Prices- Outputs[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +0.2%    
  6:45 Producer Prices- Inputs[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +0.6%    
  15:30 Reserve Bank of Australia Head of Financial Stability Department Luci Ellis,Speech      
  16:00 Euro-Zone Trade Balance sa € +22.4B    
  16:30 Unemployment Rate 2.8%    
  17:00 Consumer Prices[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.1% -0.3%  
  17:00 Consumer Prices[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.1% +2.1%  
  17:00 CPI Core[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.1% +1.1%  
  20:30 International Securities Transactions C$ +2.18B    
  20:30 Consumer Prices[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.1% +0.1%  
  20:30 Consumer Prices[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.5% +2.5%  
  22:00 Leading Indicators[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.5%    
  22:00 U. of Michigan Confidence 97.9    
Sat 18 Aug          
Sun 19 Aug          
Mon 20 Aug 7:01 Rightmove House Prices[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.1%    
  7:01 Rightmove House Prices[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.4%    
  15:00 Convenience Store Sales[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.1%    
  17:00 Construction Output[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.3%    
  17:00 Construction Output[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.8%    
Tue 21 Aug 9:30 RBA Minutes      
  11:00 Credit Card Spending[year-on-year(YoY)] +5.7%    
  13:00 Supermarket Sales[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.1%    
  13:30 Nationwide Department Store Sales[year-on-year(YoY)] +3.1%    
  13:30 Tokyo Dept. Store Sales[year-on-year(YoY)] +6.9%    
  14:00 Machine Tool Orders[year-on-year(YoY)] +13.0%    
  14:00 Trade Balance +25.9*B francs    
  15:00 M3 Money Supply[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.4%    
  16:30 Public Finances (PSNCR) £ +13.3B    
  16:30 PSNB ex Interventions £ +5.4B    
  16:30 Consumer Prices[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.4%    
  20:30 Wholesale Sales[month-on-month(MoM)] +1.2%    
Wed 22 Aug 6:45 Retail Sales Ex Inflation[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +0.1%    
  8:30 Westpac-MI Leading Index[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.01%    
  9:00 DEWR Internet Skilled Vacancies[month-on-month(MoM)] -1.0%    
  12:30 All Industry Activity Index[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.1%    
  19:00 MBA Mortgage Applications[week-over-week]      
  20:30 Retail Sales[month-on-month(MoM)] +2.0%    
  20:30 Retail Sales Ex-Auto[month-on-month(MoM)] +1.4%    
  22:00 Existing Home Sales 5.38M    
  22:00 Existing Home Sales[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.6%    
  22:30 EIA Weekly Petroleum Status Report[week-over-week]      
Thu 23 Aug 2:00 FOMC Released Meeting Minutes of Jul 31- Aug 1      
  13:00 Leading Index CI 105.2    
  13:00 Coincident Index CI 116.3    
  15:15 Industrial Production[year-on-year(YoY)] +9.0%    
  16:00 PMI Manufacturing 55.1    
  16:00 PMI Services 54.2    
  16:00 PMI Composite 54.3    
  20:30 Initial Jobless Claims      
  20:30 Continuing Jobless Claims      
  21:00 House Price Index[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.2%    
  21:00 House Price Index[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +1.7%    
  21:45 PMI Manufacturing 55.3    
  21:45 PMI Services 56.0    
  21:45 PMI Composite 55.7    
  22:00 New Home Sales 631K    
  22:00 New Home Sales[month-on-month(MoM)] -5.3%    
  22:00 Consumer Confidence -0.6    
  22:30 EIA Weekly Natural Gas Storage Report[week-over-week]      
  23:00 Kansas City Fed Manf. Activity +23    
Fri 24 Aug 6:45 Trade Balance NZ$ -0.113B    
  7:30 National Consumer Price Index[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.7%    
  7:30 Natl CPI Ex-Fresh Food[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.8%    
  7:30 Natl CPI Ex Food, Energy[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.2%    
  8:50 Corp Service Price Index[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.2%    
  16:30 BBA Loans for House Purchase 40541    
  20:30 Durable Goods Orders[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.8%    
  20:30 Durables Goods Orders Ex Transportation[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.2%    
Sat 25 Aug          
Sun 26 Aug          
Mon 27 Aug *** Summer Bank Holiday      
  9:30 Industry profits[year-on-year(YoY)] +20.0%    
  16:30 Trade Balance HK$ -54.1B    
  20:30 Chicago Fed Nat Activity Index +0.43    
  22:30 Dallas Fed Manf. Activity +32.3    
Tue 28 Aug 16:00 M3 Money Supply[year-on-year(YoY)] +4.4%    
  20:30 Wholesale Inventories[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.1%    
  21:00 S&P/CaseShiller Home Price Ind 211.94    
  21:00 S&P/CaseShiller Home Price Ind[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.20%    
  21:00 S&P/CaseShiller Home Price Ind[year-on-year(YoY)] +6.51%    
  22:00 Richmond Fed Manufact. Index +20    
  22:00 Consumer Confidence 127.4    
Wed 29 Aug 7:01 BRC Shop Price Index[year-on-year(YoY)] -0.3%    
  13:00 Consumer Confidence 43.5    
  16:00 ZEW - Credit Suisse Switzerland Expectation of Economic Growth -4.0    
  19:00 MBA Mortgage Applications[week-over-week]      
  20:30 Gross Domestic Product[quarter on quarter annualized rate] +4.1%    
  20:30 Personal Consumption[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +4.0%    
  20:30 GDP Price Index[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +3.0%    
  20:30 PCE Core[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +2.0%    
  20:30 Current Account Balance C$ -19.50B    
  22:00 Pending Home Sales[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.9%    
  22:00 Pending Home Sales[year-on-year(YoY)] -4.0%    
  22:30 EIA Weekly Petroleum Status Report[week-over-week]      
Thu 30 Aug 6:45 Building Permits[month-on-month(MoM)] -7.6%    
  7:50 Retail Sales Value[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.8%    
  7:50 Department Store and Supermarket Sales[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.5%    
  9:00 ANZ Business Conditions -44.9    
  9:30 Private Capital Expenditure[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +0.4%    
  9:30 Building Approvals[month-on-month(MoM)] +6.4%    
  9:30 Building Approvals[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.6%    
  15:00 KOF Leading Indicator 101.1    
  16:30 Net Consumer Credit £ +1.6B    
  16:30 Net Lending Sec. on Dwellings £ +3.9B    
  16:30 Mortgage Approvals 65.6K    
  16:30 M4 Money Supply[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.3%    
  16:30 M4 Money Supply[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.7%    
  16:30 Retail Sales - Value[year-on-year(YoY)] +12.0%    
  17:00 Economic Confidence 112.1    
  17:00 Business Climate Indicator +1.29    
  17:00 Industrial Confidence +5.8    
  17:00 Services Confidence +15.3    
  17:00 Consumer Confidence      
  20:30 Personal Income[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.4%    
  20:30 Personal Spending[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.4%    
  20:30 PCE Deflator[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.2%    
  20:30 PCE Core Deflator[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.1%    
  20:30 PCE Core Deflator[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.9%    
  20:30 Initial Jobless Claims      
  20:30 Continuing Jobless Claims      
  20:30 Gross Domestic Product[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.5%    
  20:30 Gross Domestic Product[quarter on quarter annualized rate] +1.3%    
  22:30 EIA Weekly Natural Gas Storage Report[week-over-week]      
Fri 31 Aug 6:00 ANZ Consumer Confidence Index 118.4    
  7:01 GfK Consumer Confidence Survey -10    
  7:30 Unemployment Rate 2.4%    
  7:30 Job-To-Applicant Ratio 1.62    
  7:30 Tokyo CPI[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.9%    
  7:30 Tokyo CPI Ex-Fresh Food[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.8%    
  7:30 Tokyo CPI Ex Food, Energy[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.5%    
  7:50 Industrial Production[month-on-month(MoM)] -1.8%    
  7:50 Industrial Production[year-on-year(YoY)] -0.9%    
  9:00 PMI Manufacturing 51.2    
  9:00 PMI Services 54.0    
  9:30 Private Sector Credit[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.3%    
  9:30 Private Sector Credit[year-on-year(YoY)] +4.5%    
  12:00 Vehicle Production[year-on-year(YoY)] +4.6%    
  13:00 Annualized Housing Starts 915K    
  13:00 Housing Starts[year-on-year(YoY)] -7.1%    
  13:00 Construction Orders[year-on-year(YoY)] -6.5%    
  17:00 Unemployment Rate 8.3%    
  17:00 Consumer Prices[year-on-year(YoY)]      
  17:00 CPI Core[year-on-year(YoY)]      
  20:30 Industrial Product Price[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.5%    
  20:30 Raw Materials Price Index[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.5%    
  21:45 Chicago Purchasing Manager 65.5    
  22:00 U. of Michigan Confidence      
  *** M3 Money Supply[year-on-year(YoY)] +6.3%    
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