Economic Calendar

August 2017

Date Time Event Previous Forecast Actual
Tue 1 Aug *** National Foundation Day      
  7:30 AiG Performance of Mfg Index 55.0   56.0
  9:45 Caixin Media Manufacturing PMI 50.4 50.4 51.1
  12:30 RBA Interest Rate Decision 1.50% 1.50% 1.50%
  13:00 Vehicle Sales[year-on-year(YoY)] +9.7%   -1.1%
  14:00 Nat''wide House prices[month-on-month(MoM)] +1.1% -0.1% +0.3%
  14:00 Nat''wide House prices[year-on-year(YoY)] +3.1% +2.7% +2.9%
  16:00 PMI Manufacturing 56.8 56.8 56.6
  16:30 PMI Manufacturing 54.3 54.5 55.1
  17:00 Gross Domestic Product[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +0.6% +0.6% +0.6%
  17:00 Gross Domestic Product[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.9% +2.1% +2.1%
  20:30 Personal Income[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.4% +0.4% 0.0%
  20:30 Personal Spending[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.1% +0.1% +0.1%
  20:30 PCE Deflator[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.4% +1.3% +1.4%
  20:30 PCE Core Deflator[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.1% +0.1% +0.1%
  20:30 PCE Core Deflator[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.4% +1.4% +1.5%
  21:45 PMI Manufacturing 53.2 53.2 53.3
  22:00 ISM Manufacturing 57.8 56.4 56.3
  22:00 ISM Prices Paid 55.0 55.8 62.0
  22:00 Construction Output[month-on-month(MoM)] 0.0% +0.4% -1.3%
Wed 2 Aug 1:00 QV House Prices[year-on-year(YoY)] +8.1%   +6.4%
  6:45 Employed labor force[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +1.2% +0.7% -0.2%
  6:45 Employed labor force[year-on-year(YoY)] +5.7% +4.1% +3.1%
  6:45 Unemployment Rate 4.9% 4.8% 4.8%
  6:45 Participation Rate 70.6% 70.6% 70.0%
  6:45 Private Wages Inc Overtime[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +0.4% +0.5% +0.4%
  6:45 Private Wages Exc Overtime[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +0.4% +0.4% +0.4%
  6:45 Average Hourly Earnings[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +0.3% +0.9% +0.8%
  7:01 BRC Shop Price Index[year-on-year(YoY)] -0.3%   -0.4%
  7:50 Monetary Base[year-on-year(YoY)] +17.0%   +15.6%
  9:30 Bank of Japan Policy Board Member Yukitoshi Funo, Speech      
  9:30 Building Approvals[month-on-month(MoM)] -5.6% +1.0% +10.9%
  9:30 Building Approvals[year-on-year(YoY)] -19.7% -11.0% -2.3%
  13:00 Consumer Confidence 43.3 43.5 43.8
  13:45 SECO Consumer Confidence -8 -3 -3
  15:15 Retail Sales (Real)[year-on-year(YoY)] -0.3%   +1.5%
  15:30 PMI Manufacturing 60.1 58.8 60.9
  16:30 PMI Construction 54.8 54.0 51.9
  16:30 Retail Sales - Value[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.5% +2.3% +0.1%
  17:00 Producer Price Index[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.4% -0.1% -0.1%
  17:00 Producer Price Index[year-on-year(YoY)] +3.3% +2.5% +2.5%
  19:00 MBA Mortgage Applications[week-over-week] +0.4%   -2.8%
  20:15 ADP Employment Change +158K +190K +178K
  22:30 EIA Weekly Petroleum Status Report[week-over-week] -7208kbbl -3476kbbl -1527kbbl
Thu 3 Aug 0:00 Cleveland Federal Reserve Bank President Loretta J. Mester Speech      
  3:30 San Francisco Federal Reserve Bank President John Williams Speech      
  7:30 AiG Performance of Service Index 54.8   56.4
  8:30 Purchasing Managers Index 51.1   51.3
  9:00 ANZ Commodity Price[month-on-month(MoM)] +2.1%   -0.8%
  9:30 Trade Balance A$ +2.471B A$ +1.800B A$ +0.856B
  9:45 Caixin Media non-Manufacturing PMI 51.6   51.5
  16:00 ECB Bulletin      
  16:00 PMI Services 55.4 55.4 55.4
  16:00 PMI Composite 55.8 55.8 55.7
  16:30 PMI Services 53.4 53.6 53.8
  17:00 Retail Sales[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.4% 0.0% +0.5%
  17:00 Retail Sales[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.6% +2.5% +3.1%
  19:00 BOE Announces Rates 0.25% 0.25% 0.25%
  19:00 BOE Minutes      
  19:00 BOE Quarterly Inflation Report      
  19:30 Challenger Job Cuts[year-on-year(YoY)] -19.3%   -37.6%
  19:30 Bank of England Governor Mark Carney Press Conference      
  20:30 Initial Jobless Claims 244K 243K 240K
  20:30 Continuing Jobless Claims 1.964M 1.958M 1.968M
  21:45 PMI Services 54.2 54.2 54.7
  21:45 PMI Composite 54.2   54.6
  22:00 ISM Non-Manf. Composite 57.4 56.9 53.9
  22:00 Factory Orders[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.8% +3.0% +3.0%
  22:00 Durable Goods Orders[month-on-month(MoM)] +6.5% 0.0% +6.4%
  22:00 Durables Goods Orders Ex Transportation[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.2%   +0.1%
  22:30 EIA Weekly Natural Gas Storage Report[week-over-week] +17bcf +20bcf +20bcf
Fri 4 Aug 8:00 Labor Cash Earnings[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.7% +0.5% -0.4%
  9:30 Retail Sales[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.6% +0.2% +0.3%
  9:30 Retail Sales[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +0.1% +1.2% +1.5%
  9:30 RBA Quarterly Statement on Monetary Policy      
  20:30 Trade Balance $ -46.5B $ -44.5B $ -43.6B
  20:30 Nonfarm Payrolls +222K +180K +209K
  20:30 Unemployment Rate 4.4% 4.3% 4.3%
  20:30 Manufacturing Payrolls +1K +5K +16K
  20:30 Average Hourly Earnings[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.2% +0.3% +0.3%
  20:30 Average Hourly Earnings[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.5% +2.4% +2.5%
  20:30 International Merchandise Trade C$ -1.09B C$ -1.25B C$ -3.60B
  20:30 Net Change in Employment +45.3K +12.5K +10.9K
  20:30 Unemployment Rate 6.5% 6.5% 6.3%
  20:30 Participation Rate 65.9%   65.7%
  22:00 Ivey Purchasing Managers Index 61.6   60.0
Sat 5 Aug          
Sun 6 Aug          
Mon 7 Aug *** Bank Holiday      
  *** Civic Holiday      
  7:30 AiG Perf of Construction Index 56.0   60.5
  9:30 ANZ Job Advertisements[month-on-month(MoM)] +2.7%   +1.5%
  11:00 RBNZ 2yr Inflation Expectation +2.17%   +2.09%
  13:00 Leading Index CI 104.6 106.2 106.3
  13:00 Coincident Index CI 115.8 117.2 117.2
  15:15 Consumer Prices[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.1% -0.3% -0.3%
  15:15 Consumer Prices[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.2% +0.3% +0.3%
  15:15 CPI - EU Harmonised[month-on-month(MoM)] 0.0%   +0.1%
  15:15 CPI - EU Harmonised[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.4%   +0.6%
  15:30 Halifax House Price[month-on-month(MoM)] -1.0% +0.3% +0.4%
  15:30 Halifax House Price[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.6% +2.1% +2.1%
  16:30 Sentix Investor Confidence +28.3 +27.6 +27.7
  23:45 Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard, Speech      
Tue 8 Aug 1:25 Minneapolis Federal Reserve Bank President Neel Kashkari, Speech      
  3:00 Net Consumer Credit $ +18.410B $ +15.750B $ +12.397B
  7:01 BRC Sales Like-For-Like[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.2% +0.9% +0.9%
  7:50 Balance of Payments - Current A/C ¥ +1653.9B ¥ +860.5B ¥ +934.6B
  7:50 Trade Balance - BOP Basis ¥ -115.1B ¥ +571.5B ¥ +518.5B
  9:30 NAB Business Conditions +15   +15
  9:30 NAB Business Confidence +9   +12
  10:08 Trade Balance +2943.0¥ *B +2935.5¥ *B +3212.0¥ *B
  10:47 Trade Balance $ +42.80B $ +45.00B $ +46.74B
  12:30 Bankruptcies[year-on-year(YoY)] -7.47%   +0.28%
  13:00 Economy Watchers Survey: Current 50.0 50.2 49.7
  13:00 Economy Watchers Survey: Outlook 50.5 51.0 50.3
  13:45 Unemployment Rate 3.0% 3.0% 3.0%
  13:45 Unemployment Rate s.a. 3.2% 3.2% 3.2%
  18:00 NFIB Small Business Optimism 103.6 103.5 105.2
  22:00 JOLTs Job Openings 5666K 5700K 6163K
  22:00 IBD/TIPP Economic Optimism 50.2   52.2
Wed 9 Aug 6:00 Reserve Bank of Australia Assistant Governor Christopher Kent Speech      
  7:50 Japan Money Stock M2[year-on-year(YoY)] +3.9% +3.9% +4.0%
  7:50 Japan Money Stock M3[year-on-year(YoY)] +3.3% +3.3% +3.4%
  8:30 Westpac Consumer Confidence Index 96.6   95.5
  9:30 Home Loans[month-on-month(MoM)] +1.0% +1.5% +0.5%
  9:30 Investment Lending[month-on-month(MoM)] -1.4%   +1.6%
  9:30 Consumer Prices[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.5% +1.5% +1.4%
  9:30 Producer Price Index[year-on-year(YoY)] +5.5% +5.6% +5.5%
  14:00 Machine Tool Orders[year-on-year(YoY)] +31.1%   +26.3%
  19:00 MBA Mortgage Applications[week-over-week] -2.8%   +3.0%
  20:15 Housing Starts 212K 205K 222K
  20:30 Nonfarm Productivity[quarter on quarter annualized rate] 0.0% +0.7% +0.9%
  20:30 Unit Labor Costs[quarter on quarter annualized rate] +2.2% +1.1% +0.6%
  20:30 Building Permits[month-on-month(MoM)] +8.9% -1.9% +2.5%
  22:00 Wholesale Inventories[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.6% +0.6% +0.7%
  22:00 Wholesale Sales[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.5% 0.0% +0.7%
  22:30 EIA Weekly Petroleum Status Report[week-over-week] -1527kbbl -2373kbbl -6451kbbl
Thu 10 Aug 5:00 RBNZ Announces Rates 1.75% 1.75% 1.75%
  6:00 Reserve Bank of New Zealand Governor Graeme Wheeler,Speech      
  7:01 RICS House Prices +7% +9% +1%
  7:50 Machinery Orders[month-on-month(MoM)] -3.6% +3.6% -1.9%
  7:50 Machinery Orders[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.6% -1.1% -5.2%
  7:50 Domestic CGPI[month-on-month(MoM)] 0.0% +0.2% +0.3%
  7:50 Domestic CGPI[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.1% +2.3% +2.6%
  9:00 Consumer Inflation Expectation +4.4%   +4.2%
  9:10 Reserve Bank of New Zealand Governor Graeme Wheeler,Speech      
  12:30 Indices of Tertiary Industry Activity[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.1% +0.2% 0.0%
  16:30 Industrial Production[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.1% +0.1% +0.5%
  16:30 Industrial Production[year-on-year(YoY)] -0.2% -0.1% +0.3%
  16:30 Manufacturing Production[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.2% 0.0% 0.0%
  16:30 Manufacturing Production[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.4% +0.6% +0.6%
  16:30 Trade Balance £ -11.863B £ -11.000B £ -12.722B
  20:00 NIESR GDP Estimate +0.3% +0.3% +0.2%
  20:30 Producer Price Index[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.1% +0.1% -0.1%
  20:30 Producer Price Index[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.0% +2.2% +1.9%
  20:30 PPI Output Core[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.1% +0.2% -0.1%
  20:30 PPI Output Core[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.9% +2.1% +1.8%
  20:30 Initial Jobless Claims 240K 240K 244K
  20:30 Continuing Jobless Claims 1.968M 1.960M 1.951M
  20:30 New Housing Price Index[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.7% +0.5% +0.2%
  20:30 New Housing Price Index[year-on-year(YoY)] +3.8%   +3.9%
  22:00 Federal Reserve Bank of New York President William Dudley, Speech      
  22:30 EIA Weekly Natural Gas Storage Report[week-over-week] +20bcf +37bcf +28bcf
Fri 11 Aug *** Mountain Day holiday      
  2:00 Budget Statement $ -90.2B $ -52.0B $ -42.9B
  5:08 REINZ House Sales[year-on-year(YoY)] -24.7%   -24.5%
  6:30 Business NZ PMI 56.2   55.4
  6:45 Food Prices[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.2%   -0.2%
  7:30 Reserve Bank of Australia Deputy Governor Philip Lowe Speech      
  16:30 Gross Domestic Product[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +0.7% +0.6% +1.0%
  16:30 Gross Domestic Product[year-on-year(YoY)] +4.3% +3.3% +3.8%
  20:30 Consumer Prices[month-on-month(MoM)] 0.0% +0.2% +0.1%
  20:30 Consumer Prices[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.6% +1.8% +1.7%
  20:30 CPI Core[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.1% +0.2% +0.1%
  20:30 CPI Core[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.7% +1.7% +1.7%
  21:40 Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas Robert Steven Kaplan, Speech      
  23:30 Minneapolis Federal Reserve Bank President Neel Kashkari, Speech      
Sat 12 Aug          
Sun 13 Aug          
Mon 14 Aug 6:45 Retail Sales Ex Inflation[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +1.5% +0.7% +2.0%
  7:35 Reserve Bank of Australia Assistant Governor Christopher Kent Speech      
  7:50 Real Gross Domestic Product[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +0.3% +0.6% +1.0%
  7:50 Real Gross Domestic Product[quarter on quarter annualized rate] +1.0% +2.5% +4.0%
  7:50 Nominal GDP[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] -0.3% +0.7% +1.1%
  7:50 GDP Deflator[year-on-year(YoY)] -0.8% -0.5% -0.4%
  10:00 Retail Sales[year-on-year(YoY)] +11.0% +10.8% +10.4%
  10:00 Retail Sales (YTD)[year-on-year(YoY)] +10.4% +10.5% +10.4%
  10:00 Industrial Production[year-on-year(YoY)] +7.6% +7.1% +6.4%
  10:00 Industrial Production (YTD)[year-on-year(YoY)] +6.9% +6.9% +6.8%
  10:00 Investment in Fixed Assets (Excluding Rural Households) (YTD)[year-on-year(YoY)] +8.6% +8.6% +8.3%
  17:00 Industrial Production[month-on-month(MoM)] +1.3% -0.5% -0.6%
  17:00 Industrial Production[year-on-year(YoY)] +4.0% +2.8% +2.6%
  20:30 House Price Index[month-on-month(MoM)] +2.6%   +2.0%
  20:30 House Price Index[year-on-year(YoY)] +14.2%   +14.2%
Tue 15 Aug 9:30 New Motor Vehicle Sales[month-on-month(MoM)] +1.2%   -2.0%
  9:30 New Motor Vehicle Sales[year-on-year(YoY)] +3.6%   +1.8%
  9:30 RBA Minutes      
  10:53 Tokyo Condominium Sales[year-on-year(YoY)] -25.1%   +3.3%
  12:30 Industrial Production[month-on-month(MoM)] +1.6%   +2.2%
  12:30 Industrial Production[year-on-year(YoY)] +4.9%   +5.5%
  12:30 Capacity Utilization Ratio[month-on-month(MoM)] -4.1%   +2.1%
  15:15 Producer & Import Prices[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.1% 0.0% 0.0%
  15:15 Producer & Import Prices[year-on-year(YoY)] -0.1% 0.0% -0.1%
  16:00 Money Supply M2[year-on-year(YoY)] +9.4% +9.5% +9.2%
  16:00 New Bank Lending 15400¥ *B 8000¥ *B 8255¥ *B
  16:30 Consumer Prices[month-on-month(MoM)] 0.0% 0.0% -0.1%
  16:30 Consumer Prices[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.6% +2.7% +2.6%
  16:30 CPI Core[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.4% +2.5% +2.4%
  16:30 Retail Price Index[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.2% +0.1% +0.2%
  16:30 Retail Price Index[year-on-year(YoY)] +3.5% +3.5% +3.6%
  16:30 RPI (MoM)[year-on-year(YoY)] +3.8% +3.7% +3.9%
  16:30 PPI Input[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.4% +0.4% 0.0%
  16:30 PPI Input[year-on-year(YoY)] +9.9% +6.9% +6.5%
  16:30 PPI Output[month-on-month(MoM)] 0.0% 0.0% +0.1%
  16:30 PPI Output[year-on-year(YoY)] +3.3% +3.1% +3.2%
  16:30 PPI Output Core[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.2% +0.1% +0.1%
  16:30 PPI Output Core[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.9% +2.5% +2.4%
  16:30 ONS House Price[year-on-year(YoY)] +4.7% +4.3% +4.9%
  20:30 Import price index[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.2% +0.1% +0.1%
  20:30 Import price index[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.5% +1.5% +1.5%
  20:30 Empire Manufacturing +9.8 +10.0 +25.2
  20:30 Retail Sales[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.2% +0.3% +0.6%
  20:30 Retail Sales Ex-Auto[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.2% +0.3% +0.5%
  21:00 Existing Home Sales[month-on-month(MoM)] -6.7%   -2.1%
  22:00 Business Inventories[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.3% +0.4% +0.5%
  22:00 NAHB Housing Market Index 64 64 68
Wed 16 Aug 4:00 Net TIC Flows $ +57.3B   $ +7.7B
  4:00 Net Long-term TIC Flows $ +91.9B   $ +34.4B
  8:30 Westpac Leading Index[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.14%   +0.12%
  9:30 Wage Cost Index[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +0.5% +0.5% +0.5%
  9:30 Wage Cost Index[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.9% +1.9% +1.9%
  11:00 Non Resident Bond Holdings 61.5%   61.7%
  16:30 Jobless Claims Change +5.9K   -4.2K
  16:30 Unemployment Rate 2.3%   2.3%
  16:30 ILO Unemployment Rate (3mths) 4.5% 4.5% 4.4%
  17:00 Gross Domestic Product[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +0.6% +0.6% +0.6%
  17:00 Gross Domestic Product[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.1% +2.1% +2.2%
  19:00 MBA Mortgage Applications[week-over-week] +3.0%   +0.1%
  20:30 Housing Starts 1.215M 1.220M 1.155M
  20:30 Housing Starts[month-on-month(MoM)] +8.3% +0.4% -4.8%
  20:30 Building Permits 1.254M 1.250M 1.223M
  20:30 Building Permits[month-on-month(MoM)] +7.4% -2.0% -4.1%
  20:30 International Securities Transactions C$ +29.46B   C$ -0.92B
  22:30 EIA Weekly Petroleum Status Report[week-over-week] -6451kbbl -3003kbbl -895kbbl
Thu 17 Aug 2:00 FOMC Released Meeting Minutes of 25-26 July      
  6:45 Producer Prices- Outputs[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +1.4%   +1.3%
  6:45 Producer Prices- Inputs[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +0.8%   +1.4%
  7:50 Merchnds Trade Balance Total ¥ +439.9B ¥ +327.1B ¥ +418.8B
  9:00 ANZ Consumer Confidence Index 125.4   126.2
  9:30 Employed labor force +14.0K +20.0K +27.9K
  9:30 Unemployment Rate 5.6% 5.6% 5.6%
  9:30 Participation Rate 65.0% 65.0% 65.1%
  16:30 Retail Sales[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.6% +0.2% +0.3%
  16:30 Retail Sales[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.9% +1.4% +1.3%
  16:30 Retail Sales Ex Auto Fuel[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.9% +0.1% +0.5%
  16:30 Retail Sales Ex Auto Fuel[year-on-year(YoY)] +3.0% +1.2% +1.5%
  16:30 Unemployment Rate 3.1% 3.2% 3.1%
  17:00 Trade Balance € +21.4B € +25.0B € +26.6B
  17:00 Trade Balance sa € +19.7B € +20.3B € +22.3B
  17:00 Consumer Prices[month-on-month(MoM)] 0.0% -0.5% -0.5%
  17:00 Consumer Prices[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.3% +1.3% +1.3%
  17:00 CPI Core[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.2% +1.2% +1.2%
  19:30 ECB Releases Minutes from July 20th Meeting      
  20:30 Philadelphia Fed. +19.5 +18.0 +18.9
  20:30 Initial Jobless Claims 244K 240K 232K
  20:30 Continuing Jobless Claims 1.951M 1.955M 1.953M
  20:30 Manufacturing Shipments[month-on-month(MoM)] +1.1% -1.0% -1.8%
  20:51 Industrial Production[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.4% +0.3% +0.2%
  20:51 Capacity Utilization Ratio 76.6% 76.7% 76.7%
  22:00 Leading Indicators[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.6% +0.3% +0.3%
  22:30 EIA Weekly Natural Gas Storage Report[week-over-week] +28bcf +47bcf +53bcf
Fri 18 Aug 1:00 Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas Robert Steven Kaplan, Speech      
  16:00 Euro-Zone Current Account nsa € +18.3B    
  16:00 Euro-Zone Trade Balance sa € +30.1B    
  17:00 Construction Output[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.7%    
  17:00 Construction Output[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.6%    
  20:30 Consumer Prices[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.1% 0.0%  
  20:30 Consumer Prices[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.0% +1.2%  
  22:00 U. of Michigan Confidence 93.4 94.0  
  22:15 Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas Robert Steven Kaplan, Speech      
Sat 19 Aug          
Sun 20 Aug          
Mon 21 Aug 7:01 Rightmove House Prices[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.1%    
  7:01 Rightmove House Prices[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.8%    
  11:00 Credit Card Spending[year-on-year(YoY)] +8.3%    
  12:30 All Industry Activity Index[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.9%    
  13:30 Nationwide Department Store Sales[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.4%    
  13:30 Tokyo Dept. Store Sales[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.1%    
  15:00 Convenience Store Sales[year-on-year(YoY)] -0.1%    
  15:00 M3 Money Supply[year-on-year(YoY)] +4.1%    
  16:30 Public Finances (PSNCR) £ +18.3B    
  16:30 PSNB ex Interventions £ +6.9B    
  20:30 Chicago Fed Nat Activity Index +0.13    
  20:30 Wholesale Sales[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.9%    
Tue 22 Aug 13:00 Supermarket Sales[year-on-year(YoY)] -1.2%    
  14:00 Trade Balance +28.1*B francs    
  16:30 Consumer Prices[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.9%    
  17:00 ZEW Survey (Econ. Sentiment) 35.6    
  18:00 CBI Trends Total Orders +10    
  20:30 Retail Sales[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.6%    
  20:30 Retail Sales Ex-Auto[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.1%    
  21:00 House Price Index[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.4%    
  21:00 House Price Index[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +1.4%    
  22:00 Richmond Fed Manufact. Index +14    
Wed 23 Aug 9:00 DEWR Internet Skilled Vacancies[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.9%    
  14:00 Machine Tool Orders[year-on-year(YoY)] +26.3%    
  16:00 PMI Manufacturing 56.6    
  16:00 PMI Services 54.7    
  16:00 PMI Composite 54.6    
  19:00 MBA Mortgage Applications[week-over-week] +0.1%    
  21:45 PMI Manufacturing 53.3    
  21:45 PMI Services 55.4    
  21:45 PMI Composite 55.7    
  22:00 New Home Sales 610K    
  22:00 New Home Sales[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.8%    
  22:00 Consumer Confidence -1.7    
  22:30 EIA Weekly Petroleum Status Report[week-over-week] -895kbbl    
Thu 24 Aug 6:45 Trade Balance NZ$ +0.242B    
  13:00 Leading Index CI 106.3    
  13:00 Coincident Index CI 117.2    
  15:15 Industrial Production[year-on-year(YoY)] -1.3%    
  16:30 BBA Loans for House Purchase 40200    
  16:30 Gross Domestic Product[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +0.3%    
  16:30 Gross Domestic Product[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.7%    
  16:30 Index of Services (3mth/3mth) +0.4%    
  16:30 Total Business Investment[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +0.6%    
  16:30 Total Business Investment[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.7%    
  16:30 Trade Balance HK$ -48.3B    
  18:00 CBI Reported Sales +22    
  20:30 Initial Jobless Claims 232K    
  20:30 Continuing Jobless Claims 1.953M    
  22:00 Existing Home Sales 5.52M    
  22:00 Existing Home Sales[month-on-month(MoM)] -1.8%    
  22:30 EIA Weekly Natural Gas Storage Report[week-over-week] +53bcf    
  23:00 Kansas City Fed Manf. Activity +10    
Fri 25 Aug 7:30 National Consumer Price Index[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.4%    
  7:30 Natl CPI Ex-Fresh Food[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.4%    
  7:30 Natl CPI Ex Food, Energy[year-on-year(YoY)] 0.0%    
  7:30 Tokyo CPI[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.1%    
  7:30 Tokyo CPI Ex-Fresh Food[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.2%    
  7:30 Tokyo CPI Ex Food, Energy[year-on-year(YoY)] -0.1%    
  7:50 Corp Service Price Index[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.8%    
  20:30 Durable Goods Orders[month-on-month(MoM)] +6.4%    
  20:30 Durables Goods Orders Ex Transportation[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.1%    
Sat 26 Aug          
Sun 27 Aug 9:30 Industry profits[year-on-year(YoY)] +19.1%    
Mon 28 Aug *** Summer Bank Holiday      
  16:00 M3 Money Supply[year-on-year(YoY)] +5.0%    
  20:30 Wholesale Inventories[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.7%    
  22:30 Dallas Fed Manf. Activity +16.8    
Tue 29 Aug 7:30 Unemployment Rate 2.8%    
  7:30 Job-To-Applicant Ratio 1.51    
  7:30 Household Spending[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.3%    
  16:30 Retail Sales - Value[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.1%    
  20:30 Industrial Product Price[month-on-month(MoM)] -1.0%    
  20:30 Raw Materials Price Index[month-on-month(MoM)] -3.7%    
  21:00 S&P/CaseShiller Home Price Ind 198.97    
  21:00 S&P/CaseShiller Home Price Ind[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.10%    
  21:00 S&P/CaseShiller Home Price Ind[year-on-year(YoY)] +5.69%    
  22:00 Consumer Confidence 121.1    
Wed 30 Aug 6:45 Building Permits[month-on-month(MoM)] -1.0%    
  7:01 BRC Shop Price Index -0.4    
  7:50 Retail Sales Value[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.1%    
  7:50 Department Store and Supermarket Sales[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.2%    
  9:30 Building Approvals[month-on-month(MoM)] +10.9%    
  9:30 Building Approvals[year-on-year(YoY)] -2.3%    
  13:00 SME Business Sentiment Index 50.0    
  14:00 UBS Consumption Indicator 1.38    
  15:00 KOF Leading Indicator 106.8    
  16:00 ZEW - Credit Suisse Switzerland Expectation of Economic Growth +34.7    
  16:30 Net Consumer Credit £ +1.5B    
  16:30 Net Lending Sec. on Dwellings £ +4.1B    
  16:30 Mortgage Approvals 64.7K    
  16:30 M4 Money Supply[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.2%    
  16:30 M4 Money Supply[year-on-year(YoY)] +5.3%    
  17:00 Economic Confidence 111.2    
  17:00 Business Climate Indicator +1.05    
  17:00 Industrial Confidence +4.5    
  17:00 Services Confidence +14.1    
  17:00 Consumer Confidence      
  19:00 MBA Mortgage Applications[week-over-week]      
  20:15 ADP Employment Change +178K    
  20:30 Gross Domestic Product[quarter on quarter annualized rate] +2.6%    
  20:30 Personal Consumption[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +2.8%    
  20:30 GDP Price Index[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +1.0%    
  20:30 PCE Core[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +0.9%    
  20:30 Current Account Balance C$ -14.05B    
  22:30 EIA Weekly Petroleum Status Report[week-over-week]      
Thu 31 Aug 7:01 GfK Consumer Confidence Survey -12    
  7:50 Industrial Production[month-on-month(MoM)] +2.2%    
  7:50 Industrial Production[year-on-year(YoY)] +5.5%    
  9:00 HIA New Home Sales[month-on-month(MoM)] -6.9%    
  9:00 ANZ Business Conditions +19.4    
  9:00 PMI Manufacturing 51.4    
  9:00 PMI Services 54.5    
  9:30 Private Sector Credit[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.6%    
  9:30 Private Sector Credit[year-on-year(YoY)] +5.4%    
  9:30 Private Capital Expenditure[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +0.3%    
  12:00 Vehicle Production[year-on-year(YoY)] +6.9%    
  13:00 Annualized Housing Starts 1.003M    
  13:00 Housing Starts[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.7%    
  13:00 Construction Orders[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.3%    
  17:00 Unemployment Rate 9.1%    
  17:00 Consumer Prices[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.3%    
  17:00 CPI Core[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.2%    
  19:30 Challenger Job Cuts[year-on-year(YoY)] -37.6%    
  20:30 Personal Income[month-on-month(MoM)] 0.0%    
  20:30 Personal Spending[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.1%    
  20:30 PCE Deflator[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.4%    
  20:30 PCE Core Deflator[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.1%    
  20:30 PCE Core Deflator[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.5%    
  20:30 Initial Jobless Claims      
  20:30 Continuing Jobless Claims      
  20:30 Gross Domestic Product[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.6%    
  20:30 Gross Domestic Product[quarter on quarter annualized rate] +3.7%    
  21:45 Chicago Purchasing Manager 58.9    
  22:00 Pending Home Sales[month-on-month(MoM)] +1.5%    
  22:00 Pending Home Sales[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.7%    
  22:30 EIA Weekly Natural Gas Storage Report[week-over-week]      
  *** M3 Money Supply[year-on-year(YoY)] +15.9%