Economic Calendar

March 2019

Date Time Event Previous Forecast Actual
Fri 1 Mar 0:00 Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia President Patrick T. Harker Speech      
  0:00 Kansas City Fed Manf. Activity +5 +6 +1
  2:00 Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas Robert Steven Kaplan, Speech      
  5:00 ANZ Consumer Confidence Index 121.7   120.8
  5:30 AiG Performance of Mfg Index 52.5   54.0
  5:45 Building Permits[month-on-month(MoM)] +5.4%   +16.5%
  7:30 Unemployment Rate 2.4% 2.4% 2.5%
  7:30 Job-To-Applicant Ratio 1.63 1.63 1.63
  7:30 Tokyo CPI[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.5% +0.4% +0.6%
  7:30 Tokyo CPI Ex-Fresh Food[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.1% +1.0% +1.1%
  7:30 Tokyo CPI Ex Food, Energy[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.7% +0.7% +0.7%
  7:50 Capital Spending[year-on-year(YoY)] +4.5% +4.5% +5.7%
  7:50 Capital Spending excl Sftwre[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.5% +3.3% +5.5%
  8:00 Cleveland Federal Reserve Bank President Loretta J. Mester Speech      
  9:45 Caixin Media Manufacturing PMI 48.3 48.5 49.9
  13:00 Vehicle Sales[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.3%   +1.3%
  13:00 Consumer Confidence 41.9 41.6 41.5
  15:30 Retail Sales (Real)[year-on-year(YoY)] -0.2% +0.4% -0.4%
  16:30 PMI Manufacturing 54.3 53.5 55.4
  17:00 PMI Manufacturing 49.2 49.2 49.3
  17:30 Net Consumer Credit £ +0.7B £ +0.8B £ +1.1B
  17:30 Net Lending Sec. on Dwellings £ +3.9B £ +3.9B £ +3.7B
  17:30 Mortgage Approvals 64.5K 63.4K 66.8K
  17:30 M4 Money Supply[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.5%   +0.2%
  17:30 M4 Money Supply[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.0%   +0.5%
  17:30 PMI Manufacturing 52.6 52.0 52.0
  18:00 Unemployment Rate 7.8% 7.9% 7.8%
  18:00 Consumer Prices[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.4% +1.5% +1.5%
  18:00 CPI Core[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.1% +1.1% +1.0%
  21:30 Personal Income[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.2%   +1.0%
  21:30 Personal Spending[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.6% -0.3% -0.5%
  21:30 PCE Deflator[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.8% +1.7% +1.7%
  21:30 PCE Core Deflator[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.2% +0.2% +0.2%
  21:30 PCE Core Deflator[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.9% +1.9% +1.9%
  21:30 Personal Income[month-on-month(MoM)] +1.0% +0.3% -0.1%
  21:30 Gross Domestic Product[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.1% 0.0% -0.1%
  21:30 Gross Domestic Product[quarter on quarter annualized rate] +2.0% +1.0% +0.4%
  22:45 PMI Manufacturing 53.7 53.7 53.0
  23:00 ISM Manufacturing 56.6 55.8 54.2
  23:00 ISM Prices Paid 49.6 51.8 49.4
  23:00 U. of Michigan Confidence 95.5 95.9 93.8
Sat 2 Mar 1:50 Atlanta Federal Reserve Bank President Raphael Bostic Speech      
Sun 3 Mar          
Mon 4 Mar 7:46 ANZ Job Advertisements[month-on-month(MoM)] -1.8%   -0.9%
  7:50 Monetary Base[year-on-year(YoY)] +4.7%   +4.6%
  8:30 Company Operating Profit[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +1.2% +3.0% +0.8%
  8:30 Building Approvals[month-on-month(MoM)] -8.1% +1.0% +2.5%
  8:30 Building Approvals[year-on-year(YoY)] -22.0% -28.9% -28.6%
  17:30 Sentix Investor Confidence -3.7 -3.1 -2.2
  17:30 PMI Construction 50.6 50.5 49.5
  18:00 Producer Price Index[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.8% +0.3% +0.4%
  18:00 Producer Price Index[year-on-year(YoY)] +3.0% +2.9% +3.0%
  23:00 Construction Output[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.8% +0.1% -0.6%
Tue 5 Mar 5:30 AiG Performance of Service Index 44.3   44.5
  8:00 ANZ Commodity Price[month-on-month(MoM)] +2.0%   +2.8%
  8:01 BRC Sales Like-For-Like[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.8% +0.1% -0.1%
  8:30 Current Account Balance A$ -10.8B A$ -9.2B A$ -7.2B
  8:30 Purchasing Managers Index 48.2   48.4
  9:45 Caixin Media non-Manufacturing PMI 53.6 53.5 51.1
  11:30 RBA Interest Rate Decision 1.50% 1.50% 1.50%
  15:30 Consumer Prices[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.3% +0.4% +0.4%
  15:30 Consumer Prices[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.6% +0.5% +0.6%
  15:30 CPI - EU Harmonised[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.6%   +0.3%
  15:30 CPI - EU Harmonised[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.7%   +0.7%
  16:30 Retail Sales - Value[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.1% +1.1% +7.1%
  17:00 PMI Services 52.3 52.3 52.8
  17:00 PMI Composite 51.4 51.4 51.9
  17:00 SNB Vice President Fritz Zurbrügg, Speech      
  17:30 PMI Services 50.1 49.9 51.3
  18:00 Retail Sales[month-on-month(MoM)] -1.4% +1.3% +1.3%
  18:00 Retail Sales[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.3% +2.1% +2.2%
  22:45 PMI Services 56.2 56.2 56.0
  22:45 PMI Composite 55.8   55.5
  23:00 New Home Sales 599K 600K 621K
  23:00 New Home Sales[month-on-month(MoM)] +9.1% -8.7% +3.7%
  23:00 ISM Non-Manf. Composite 56.7 57.4 59.7
  23:00 IBD/TIPP Economic Optimism 50.3   55.7
  23:35 Bank of England Governor Mark Carney, Confirmation Hearing      
Wed 6 Mar 0:00 QV House Prices[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.9%   +3.0%
  0:30 Tom Barkin, Richmond Federal Reserve Bank President Speech      
  3:00 Budget Statement $ -13.5B $ +12.0B $ +8.7B
  6:10 Reserve Bank of Australia Deputy Governor Philip Lowe Speech      
  8:30 Gross Domestic Product[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +0.3% +0.4% +0.2%
  8:30 Gross Domestic Product[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.7% +2.6% +2.3%
  9:30 Bank of Japan Board Member Harada Yutaka, Speech      
  20:00 MBA Mortgage Applications[week-over-week] +5.3%   -2.5%
  20:15 Cunliffe・The vice president of bank of England(BoE)Speech      
  21:15 ADP Employment Change +300K +190K +183K
  21:30 Trade Balance $ -50.3B $ -57.9B $ -59.8B
  21:30 International Merchandise Trade C$ -1.98B C$ -2.06B C$ -4.59B
  21:30 Labor Productivity[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +0.2% -0.3% -0.4%
  23:00 Bank of Canada Rate Decision 1.75% 1.75% 1.75%
  23:00 Ivey Purchasing Managers Index 54.7   50.6
  23:30 EIA Weekly Petroleum Status Report[week-over-week] -8647kbbl +1316kbbl +7069kbbl
Thu 7 Mar 1:00 Williams, Federal Reserve Bank of New York, Speech      
  1:00 Cleveland Federal Reserve Bank President Loretta J. Mester Speech      
  1:30 Michael Saunders Member of BOE MPC, Speech      
  3:00 Fed''s Beige Book      
  5:30 AiG Perf of Construction Index 43.1   43.8
  8:30 Trade Balance A$ +3.769B A$ +2.750B A$ +4.549B
  8:30 Retail Sales[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.4% +0.3% +0.1%
  13:00 Leading Index CI 97.5 96.1 95.9
  13:00 Coincident Index CI 101.8 98.9 97.9
  14:45 Unemployment Rate 2.8% 2.7% 2.7%
  14:45 Unemployment Rate s.a. 2.4% 2.4% 2.4%
  16:30 Halifax House Price[month-on-month(MoM)] -3.0% +0.1% +5.9%
  16:30 Halifax House Price[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.8% +1.0% +2.8%
  17:30 Bank of England Monetary Policy Committee Member Silvana Tenreyro, Speech.      
  18:00 Employed labor force[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +0.3%   +0.3%
  18:00 Employed labor force[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.2%   +1.3%
  18:00 Gross Domestic Product[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +0.2% +0.2% +0.2%
  18:00 Gross Domestic Product[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.2% +1.2% +1.1%
  20:30 Challenger Job Cuts[year-on-year(YoY)] +18.7%   +117.2%
  20:45 ECB Interest Rate Decision 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
  20:45 ECB Interest Rate Decision [Lower bound] -0.40% -0.40% -0.40%
  20:45 ECB Interest Rate Decision [Upper bound] 0.25% 0.25% 0.25%
  21:30 Nonfarm Productivity[quarter on quarter annualized rate] +1.8% +1.5% +1.9%
  21:30 Unit Labor Costs[quarter on quarter annualized rate] +1.6% +1.7% +2.0%
  21:30 Initial Jobless Claims 226K 225K 223K
  21:30 Continuing Jobless Claims 1.805M 1.772M 1.755M
  21:30 ECB President Mario Draghi Press Conference      
  21:30 Building Permits[month-on-month(MoM)] +6.4% -5.0% -5.5%
  23:30 EIA Weekly Natural Gas Storage Report[week-over-week] -166bcf -143bcf -149bcf
Fri 8 Mar 1:00 Bank of Canada Deputy Governor Timothy Lane, Speech      
  1:15 Federal Reserve Bank Board Member Lael Brainard, Speech      
  4:00 Net Consumer Credit $ +15.363B $ +17.000B $ +17.049B
  5:45 Manufacturing Activity[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +1.8%   -0.5%
  7:30 Labor Cash Earnings[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.5%   +1.2%
  7:30 Household Spending[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.1% -0.5% +2.0%
  7:50 Real Gross Domestic Product[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +0.3% +0.4% +0.5%
  7:50 Real Gross Domestic Product[quarter on quarter annualized rate] +1.4% +1.7% +1.9%
  7:50 Nominal GDP[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +0.3% +0.3% +0.4%
  7:50 GDP Deflator[year-on-year(YoY)] -0.3% -0.3% -0.3%
  7:50 Balance of Payments - Current A/C ¥ +452.8B ¥ +161.0B ¥ +600.4B
  7:50 Trade Balance - BOP Basis ¥ +216.2B ¥ -1133.1B ¥ -964.8B
  11:16 Trade Balance $ +39.16B $ +26.20B $ +4.12B
  11:17 Trade Balance +2711.6¥ *B +2500.0¥ *B -344.6¥ *B
  12:30 Bankruptcies[year-on-year(YoY)] +4.88%   -4.53%
  13:00 Economy Watchers Survey: Current 45.6 46.2 47.5
  13:00 Economy Watchers Survey: Outlook 49.4 49.8 48.9
  16:00 Austria National Bank Governor Ewald Nowotny Speech      
  21:15 Housing Starts 206K 205K 173K
  21:30 Housing Starts 1.037M 1.195M 1.230M
  21:30 Housing Starts[month-on-month(MoM)] -14.0% +10.9% +18.6%
  21:30 Building Permits 1.326M 1.287M 1.345M
  21:30 Building Permits[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.3% -2.9% +1.4%
  21:30 Nonfarm Payrolls +311K +180K +20K
  21:30 Unemployment Rate 4.0% 3.9% 3.8%
  21:30 Manufacturing Payrolls +21K +12K +4K
  21:30 Average Hourly Earnings[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.1% +0.3% +0.4%
  21:30 Average Hourly Earnings[year-on-year(YoY)] +3.1% +3.3% +3.4%
  21:30 Capacity Utilization Ratio 82.8% 82.0% 81.7%
  21:30 Net Change in Employment +66.8K +1.2K +55.9K
  21:30 Unemployment Rate 5.8% 5.8% 5.8%
  21:30 Participation Rate 65.6% 65.6% 65.8%
Sat 9 Mar 9:30 Consumer Prices[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.7% +1.5% +1.5%
  9:30 Producer Price Index[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.1% +0.2% +0.1%
Sun 10 Mar 9:00 Money Supply M2[year-on-year(YoY)] +8.4% +8.4% +8.0%
  9:00 New Bank Lending 32300¥ *B 9500¥ *B 8858¥ *B
Mon 11 Mar 7:50 Japan Money Stock M2[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.3% +2.4% +2.4%
  7:50 Japan Money Stock M3[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.1% +2.1% +2.1%
  14:00 Machine Tool Orders[year-on-year(YoY)] -18.8%   -29.3%
  20:30 Retail Sales[month-on-month(MoM)] -1.6% 0.0% +0.2%
  20:30 Retail Sales Ex-Auto[month-on-month(MoM)] -2.1% +0.3% +0.9%
  21:00 Bank of England Monetary Policy Committee Member Haskell, Speech      
  22:00 Business Inventories[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.1% +0.6% +0.6%
Tue 12 Mar 7:50 BSI Large All Industry[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +4.3   -1.7
  7:50 BSI Large Manufacturing[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +5.5   -7.3
  8:30 NAB Business Conditions +7   +4
  8:30 NAB Business Confidence +4   +2
  8:30 Home Loans[month-on-month(MoM)] -6.1%   -2.6%
  14:30 Reserve Bank of Australia Assistant Governor Guy Debelle Speech      
  17:30 Trade Balance £ -12.686B £ -12.200B £ -13.084B
  17:30 Industrial Production[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.5% +0.2% +0.6%
  17:30 Industrial Production[year-on-year(YoY)] -0.9% -1.3% -0.9%
  17:30 Manufacturing Production[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.7% +0.2% +0.8%
  17:30 Manufacturing Production[year-on-year(YoY)] -2.1% -1.9% -1.1%
  17:30 Index of Services (3mth/3mth) +0.4% +0.5% +0.5%
  18:00 NFIB Small Business Optimism 101.2 102.0 101.7
  20:30 Consumer Prices[month-on-month(MoM)] 0.0% +0.2% +0.2%
  20:30 Consumer Prices[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.6% +1.6% +1.5%
  20:30 CPI Core[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.2% +0.2% +0.1%
  20:30 CPI Core[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.2% +2.2% +2.1%
Wed 13 Mar 5:45 Food Prices[month-on-month(MoM)] +1.0%   +0.4%
  7:21 REINZ House Sales[year-on-year(YoY)] -2.5%   -9.5%
  7:30 Westpac Consumer Confidence Index 103.8   98.8
  7:50 Domestic CGPI[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.6% +0.1% +0.2%
  7:50 Domestic CGPI[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.6% +0.7% +0.8%
  7:50 Machinery Orders[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.1% -1.5% -5.4%
  7:50 Machinery Orders[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.9% -2.1% -2.9%
  12:30 Indices of Tertiary Industry Activity[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.5% -0.3% +0.4%
  18:00 Industrial Production[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.9% +1.0% +1.4%
  18:00 Industrial Production[year-on-year(YoY)] -4.2% -2.1% -1.1%
  19:00 MBA Mortgage Applications[week-over-week] -2.5%   +2.3%
  20:30 Durable Goods Orders[month-on-month(MoM)] +1.3% -0.4% +0.4%
  20:30 Durables Goods Orders Ex Transportation[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.3% +0.1% -0.1%
  20:30 Producer Price Index[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.1% +0.2% +0.1%
  20:30 Producer Price Index[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.0% +1.9% +1.9%
  20:30 PPI Output Core[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.3% +0.2% +0.1%
  20:30 PPI Output Core[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.6% +2.6% +2.5%
  20:30 House Price Index[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.1%   -0.4%
  20:30 House Price Index[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.2%   +1.9%
  22:00 Construction Output[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.8% +0.5% +1.3%
  22:30 EIA Weekly Petroleum Status Report[week-over-week] +7069kbbl +2572kbbl -3862kbbl
Thu 14 Mar 8:00 Consumer Inflation Expectation +3.7%   +4.1%
  8:01 RICS House Prices -22% -24% -28%
  10:00 Retail Sales (YTD)[year-on-year(YoY)] +9.0% +8.2% +8.2%
  10:00 Industrial Production (YTD)[year-on-year(YoY)] +6.2% +5.6% +5.3%
  10:00 Investment in Fixed Assets (Excluding Rural Households) (YTD)[year-on-year(YoY)] +5.9% +6.1% +6.1%
  15:30 Producer & Import Prices[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.7% -0.1% +0.2%
  15:30 Producer & Import Prices[year-on-year(YoY)] -0.5% -1.0% -0.7%
  16:30 Producer Prices[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.1%   +0.3%
  16:30 Industrial Production[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.2%   +1.3%
  20:30 Import price index[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.1% +0.3% +0.6%
  20:30 Import price index[year-on-year(YoY)] -1.6% -1.5% -1.3%
  20:30 Initial Jobless Claims 223K 225K 229K
  20:30 Continuing Jobless Claims 1.758M 1.763M 1.776M
  20:30 New Housing Price Index[month-on-month(MoM)] 0.0% 0.0% -0.1%
  20:30 New Housing Price Index[year-on-year(YoY)] 0.0% 0.0% -0.1%
  22:00 New Home Sales 652K 622K 607K
  22:00 New Home Sales[month-on-month(MoM)] +3.8% +0.2% -6.9%
  22:30 EIA Weekly Natural Gas Storage Report[week-over-week] -149bcf -209bcf -204bcf
Fri 15 Mar 5:30 Business NZ PMI 53.0   53.7
  6:50 Bank of Canada Senior Deputy Governor Carolyn Wilkins,Speech      
  10:39 BOJ Statement on Monetary Policy      
  10:39 Bank of Japan interest rate decision (Policy-Rate) -0.10% -0.10% -0.10%
  10:39 Bank of Japan announcing 10 years bond target rate 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
  14:30 Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda Press Conference      
  15:00 EU 27 New Car Registrations[year-on-year(YoY)] -4.6%   -1.0%
  17:00 Olli Rehn, Governor of the Bank of Finland , Speech      
  18:00 Consumer Prices[month-on-month(MoM)] -1.0% +0.3% +0.3%
  18:00 Consumer Prices[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.5% +1.5% +1.5%
  18:00 CPI Core[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.0% +1.0% +1.0%
  20:30 Empire Manufacturing +8.8 +10.0 +3.7
  20:30 Manufacturing Shipments[month-on-month(MoM)] -1.1% +0.4% +1.0%
  21:00 Existing Home Sales[month-on-month(MoM)] +3.6% -4.0% -9.1%
  21:15 Industrial Production[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.4% +0.4% +0.1%
  21:15 Capacity Utilization Ratio 78.3% 78.5% 78.2%
  22:00 JOLTs Job Openings 7479K 7225K 7581K
  22:00 U. of Michigan Confidence 93.8 95.7 97.8
Sat 16 Mar 4:00 Net Long-term TIC Flows $ -48.3B   $ -7.2B
  4:00 Net TIC Flows $ -113.5B   $ -143.7B
Sun 17 Mar          
Mon 18 Mar 7:50 Merchnds Trade Balance Total ¥ -1415.6B ¥ +305.1B ¥ +339.0B
  8:01 Rightmove House Prices[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.7%   +0.4%
  8:01 Rightmove House Prices[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.2%   -0.8%
  10:00 Non Resident Bond Holdings 54.1%   55.2%
  12:00 Tokyo Condominium Sales[year-on-year(YoY)] -1.8%   -6.7%
  12:30 Industrial Production[month-on-month(MoM)] -3.7%   -3.4%
  12:30 Industrial Production[year-on-year(YoY)] 0.0%   +0.3%
  12:30 Capacity Utilization Ratio[month-on-month(MoM)] -1.9%   -4.7%
  16:30 Giovanni Tria Italian Minister of Economy and Finance Speech      
  18:00 Trade Balance € +17.0B   € +1.5B
  18:00 Trade Balance sa € +16.0B € +15.0B € +17.0B
  20:30 International Securities Transactions C$ -20.49B   C$ +28.40B
  22:00 NAHB Housing Market Index 62 63 62
Tue 19 Mar 4:00 Westpac Consumer Confidence Index 109.1   103.8
  6:00 Reserve Bank of Australia Assistant Governor Christopher Kent Speech      
  8:30 House Price Index[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] -1.5% -2.0% -2.4%
  8:30 House Price Index[year-on-year(YoY)] -1.9% -5.0% -5.1%
  8:30 RBA Minutes      
  15:00 Trade Balance +30.4*B francs   +31.3*B francs
  16:30 Unemployment Rate 2.8% 2.8% 2.8%
  17:30 Jobless Claims Change +15.7K   +27.0K
  17:30 Unemployment Rate 2.8%   2.9%
  17:30 ILO Unemployment Rate (3mths) 4.0% 4.0% 3.9%
  18:00 Construction Output[month-on-month(MoM)] +1.1%   -1.4%
  18:00 Construction Output[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.1%   -0.7%
  18:00 Labour Costs[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.5%   +2.3%
  18:00 ZEW Survey (Econ. Sentiment) -16.6   -2.5
  22:00 Factory Orders[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.1% +0.3% +0.1%
  22:00 Durable Goods Orders[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.4% +0.4% +0.3%
  22:00 Durables Goods Orders Ex Transportation[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.1% -0.1% -0.2%
Wed 20 Mar 5:45 Current Account Balance NZ$ -6.175B NZ$ -3.550B NZ$ -3.256B
  5:45 Current Account [Percentage of GDP] -3.6% -3.9% -3.7%
  7:30 Westpac-MI Leading Index +0.06   0.00
  7:50 Bank of Japan Releases Minutes from Jan 22-23 Monetary Policy Meeting      
  8:00 Reserve Bank of Australia Head of Financial Stability Department Michele Bullock,Speech      
  8:00 DEWR Internet Skilled Vacancies[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.5%   -0.9%
  14:00 Machine Tool Orders[year-on-year(YoY)] -29.3%   -29.3%
  15:00 Convenience Store Sales[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.8%   +2.0%
  17:30 Consumer Prices[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.8% +0.4% +0.5%
  17:30 Consumer Prices[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.8% +1.8% +1.9%
  17:30 CPI Core[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.9% +1.9% +1.8%
  17:30 Retail Price Index[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.9% +0.7% +0.7%
  17:30 Retail Price Index[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.5% +2.5% +2.5%
  17:30 RPI (MoM)[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.5% +2.5% +2.4%
  17:30 PPI Input[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.3% +0.6% +0.6%
  17:30 PPI Input[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.6% +4.1% +3.7%
  17:30 PPI Output[month-on-month(MoM)] 0.0% +0.1% +0.1%
  17:30 PPI Output[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.1% +2.2% +2.2%
  17:30 PPI Output Core[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.4% +0.2% +0.1%
  17:30 PPI Output Core[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.4% +2.3% +2.2%
  17:30 ONS House Price[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.2% +2.4% +1.7%
  19:00 MBA Mortgage Applications[week-over-week] +2.3%   +1.6%
  19:00 CBI Trends Total Orders +6 +5 +1
  22:30 EIA Weekly Petroleum Status Report[week-over-week] -3862kbbl +602kbbl -9589kbbl
Thu 21 Mar *** Vernal Equinox Day      
  2:00 FOMC Rate Decision(Upper Bound) 2.50% 2.50%  
  2:00 FOMC Rate Decision(Lower Bound) 2.25% 2.25%  
  5:45 Gross Domestic Product[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +0.3% +0.6%  
  5:45 Gross Domestic Product[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.6% +2.5%  
  8:30 Employed labor force +39.1K +15.0K  
  8:30 Unemployment Rate 5.0% 5.0%  
  8:30 Participation Rate 65.7% 65.7%  
  10:00 Credit Card Spending[year-on-year(YoY)] +6.9%    
  16:00 M3 Money Supply[year-on-year(YoY)] +3.4%    
  16:30 Swiss National Bank Rate Decision -0.75% -0.75%  
  16:30 Consumer Prices[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.4% +2.1%  
  17:00 ECB Bulletin      
  17:30 Public Finances (PSNCR) £ -25.4B    
  17:30 PSNB ex Interventions £ -14.9B £ +0.7B  
  17:30 Retail Sales[month-on-month(MoM)] +1.0% -0.4%  
  17:30 Retail Sales[year-on-year(YoY)] +4.2% +3.3%  
  17:30 Retail Sales Ex Auto Fuel[month-on-month(MoM)] +1.2% -0.4%  
  17:30 Retail Sales Ex Auto Fuel[year-on-year(YoY)] +4.1% +3.5%  
  20:00 BOE Announces Rates 0.75% 0.75%  
  20:00 BOE Minutes      
  20:30 Philadelphia Fed. -4.1 +4.8  
  20:30 Initial Jobless Claims 229K 225K  
  20:30 Continuing Jobless Claims 1.776M 1.770M  
  20:30 Wholesale Sales[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.3% +0.6%  
  22:00 Leading Indicators[month-on-month(MoM)] 0.0% +0.1%  
  22:30 EIA Weekly Natural Gas Storage Report[week-over-week] -204bcf -52bcf  
  23:00 Consumer Confidence -7.4 -7.1  
Fri 22 Mar 7:30 National Consumer Price Index[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.2% +0.3%  
  7:30 Natl CPI Ex-Fresh Food[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.8% +0.8%  
  7:30 Natl CPI Ex Food, Energy[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.4% +0.4%  
  13:00 Leading Index CI 95.9    
  13:00 Coincident Index CI 97.9    
  13:00 Supermarket Sales[year-on-year(YoY)] -3.4%    
  13:30 Nationwide Department Store Sales[year-on-year(YoY)] -2.9%    
  13:30 Tokyo Dept. Store Sales[year-on-year(YoY)] -2.9%    
  16:30 Balance of Payments - Current A/C HK$ +48.01B    
  17:00 Euro-Zone Trade Balance sa € +16.2B    
  17:00 PMI Manufacturing 49.3 49.5  
  17:00 PMI Services 52.8 52.7  
  17:00 PMI Composite 51.9 52.0  
  20:30 Retail Sales[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.1% +0.4%  
  20:30 Retail Sales Ex-Auto[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.5% +0.1%  
  20:30 Consumer Prices[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.1% +0.6%  
  20:30 Consumer Prices[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.4% +1.4%  
  21:45 PMI Manufacturing 53.0 53.4  
  21:45 PMI Services 56.0 55.5  
  21:45 PMI Composite 55.5    
  22:00 Wholesale Inventories[month-on-month(MoM)] +1.1% +0.1%  
  22:00 Wholesale Sales[month-on-month(MoM)] -1.0%    
  22:00 Existing Home Sales 4.94M 5.10M  
  22:00 Existing Home Sales[month-on-month(MoM)] -1.2% +3.2%  
Sat 23 Mar 2:00 Budget Statement $ +8.7B $ -227.0B  
Sun 24 Mar          
Mon 25 Mar 12:30 All Industry Activity Index[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.4%    
  20:30 Chicago Fed Nat Activity Index -0.43    
  22:00 New Home Sales 607K    
  22:00 New Home Sales[month-on-month(MoM)] -6.9%    
  22:30 Dallas Fed Manf. Activity +13.1    
Tue 26 Mar 5:45 Trade Balance NZ$ -0.914B    
  7:50 Corp Service Price Index[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.1%    
  7:50 Bank of Japan Releases Minutes from March 14-15 Monetary Policy Meeting      
  16:30 Trade Balance HK$ -10.3B    
  17:30 BBA Loans for House Purchase 40634    
  20:30 Housing Starts 1.230M    
  20:30 Housing Starts[month-on-month(MoM)] +18.6%    
  20:30 Building Permits 1.317M    
  20:30 Building Permits[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.7%    
  21:00 House Price Index[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.3%    
  21:00 S&P/CaseShiller Home Price Ind 212.96    
  21:00 S&P/CaseShiller Home Price Ind[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.19%    
  21:00 S&P/CaseShiller Home Price Ind[year-on-year(YoY)] +4.18%    
  22:00 Richmond Fed Manufact. Index +16    
  22:00 Consumer Confidence 131.4    
Wed 27 Mar 9:00 RBNZ Announces Rates 1.75%    
  9:30 Industry profits[year-on-year(YoY)] -1.9%    
  17:00 ZEW - Credit Suisse Switzerland Expectation of Economic Growth -16.6    
  19:00 MBA Mortgage Applications[week-over-week] +1.6%    
  19:00 CBI Reported Sales      
  20:30 Trade Balance $ -59.8B    
  20:30 Current Account Balance $ -124.8B    
  20:30 Wholesale Inventories[month-on-month(MoM)]      
  20:30 International Merchandise Trade C$ -4.59B    
  22:30 EIA Weekly Petroleum Status Report[week-over-week]      
Thu 28 Mar 8:00 ANZ Business Conditions -30.9    
  17:00 M3 Money Supply[year-on-year(YoY)] +3.8%    
  18:00 Economic Confidence 106.1    
  18:00 Business Climate Indicator +0.69    
  18:00 Industrial Confidence -0.4    
  18:00 Services Confidence +12.1    
  18:00 Consumer Confidence      
  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)] +1.8%    
  20:30 PCE Core[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +1.7%    
  20:30 Initial Jobless Claims      
  20:30 Continuing Jobless Claims      
  22:00 Pending Home Sales[month-on-month(MoM)] +4.6%    
  22:00 Pending Home Sales[year-on-year(YoY)] -3.2%    
  22:30 EIA Weekly Natural Gas Storage Report[week-over-week]      
  23:00 Kansas City Fed Manf. Activity +1    
Fri 29 Mar 5:00 ANZ Consumer Confidence Index 120.8    
  5:45 Building Permits[month-on-month(MoM)] +16.5%    
  7:30 Unemployment Rate 2.5%    
  7:30 Job-To-Applicant Ratio 1.63    
  7:30 Tokyo CPI[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.6%    
  7:30 Tokyo CPI Ex-Fresh Food[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.1%    
  7:30 Tokyo CPI Ex Food, Energy[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.7%    
  7:50 Industrial Production[month-on-month(MoM)] -3.4%    
  7:50 Industrial Production[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.3%    
  7:50 Retail Sales Value[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.6%    
  7:50 Department Store and Supermarket Sales[year-on-year(YoY)] -3.3%    
  8:01 GfK Consumer Confidence Survey -13    
  8:30 Private Sector Credit[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.2%    
  8:30 Private Sector Credit[year-on-year(YoY)] +4.3%    
  12:00 Vehicle Production[year-on-year(YoY)] -0.7%    
  13:00 Annualized Housing Starts 872K    
  13:00 Housing Starts[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.1%    
  13:00 Construction Orders[year-on-year(YoY)] +19.8%    
  16:00 KOF Leading Indicator 92.4    
  17:30 Gross Domestic Product[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +0.2%    
  17:30 Gross Domestic Product[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.3%    
  17:30 Total Business Investment[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] -1.4%    
  17:30 Total Business Investment[year-on-year(YoY)] -3.7%    
  17:30 Net Consumer Credit £ +1.1B    
  17:30 Net Lending Sec. on Dwellings £ +3.7B    
  17:30 Mortgage Approvals 66.8K    
  17:30 M4 Money Supply[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.2%    
  17:30 M4 Money Supply[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.5%    
  18:00 Consumer Prices[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.5%    
  18:00 CPI Core[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.0%    
  20:30 Personal Spending[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.5%    
  20:30 PCE Deflator[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.7%    
  20:30 PCE Core Deflator[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.2%    
  20:30 PCE Core Deflator[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.9%    
  20:30 Personal Income[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.1%    
  20:30 Gross Domestic Product[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.1%    
  20:30 Industrial Product Price[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.3%    
  20:30 Raw Materials Price Index[month-on-month(MoM)] +3.8%    
  21:45 Chicago Purchasing Manager 64.7    
  22:00 U. of Michigan Confidence 97.8    
  *** M3 Money Supply[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.5%    
Sat 30 Mar          
Sun 31 Mar 9:00 PMI Manufacturing 49.2    
  9:00 PMI Services 54.3