Economic Calendar

February 2020

Date Time Event Previous Forecast Actual
Sat 1 Feb          
Sun 2 Feb          
Mon 3 Feb 5:30 AiG Performance of Mfg Index 48.3   45.4
  8:30 Building Approvals[month-on-month(MoM)] +10.9% -5.0% -0.2%
  8:30 Building Approvals[year-on-year(YoY)] -2.8% -1.4% +2.7%
  8:30 ANZ Job Advertisements[month-on-month(MoM)] -5.7%   +3.8%
  9:30 Industry profits[year-on-year(YoY)] +5.4%   -6.3%
  9:45 Caixin Media Manufacturing PMI 51.5 51.0 51.1
  13:00 Vehicle Sales[year-on-year(YoY)] -9.5%   -11.1%
  16:30 PMI Manufacturing 48.8 50.3 47.8
  16:30 Gross Domestic Product[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] -3.2% -1.5% -0.4%
  16:30 Gross Domestic Product[year-on-year(YoY)] -2.9% -3.9% -2.9%
  17:00 PMI Manufacturing 47.8 47.8 47.9
  17:30 PMI Manufacturing 49.8 49.8 50.0
  22:45 PMI Manufacturing 51.7 51.7 51.9
  23:00 ISM Manufacturing 47.8 48.5 50.9
  23:00 ISM Prices Paid 51.7 51.0 53.3
  23:00 Construction Output[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.7% +0.5% -0.2%
Tue 4 Feb 5:45 Building Permits[month-on-month(MoM)] -8.4%   +9.9%
  7:50 Monetary Base[year-on-year(YoY)] +3.2%   +2.9%
  11:30 RBA Interest Rate Decision 0.75% 0.75% 0.75%
  16:30 Retail Sales - Value[year-on-year(YoY)] -23.7% -22.6% -19.4%
  17:30 PMI Construction 44.4 47.1 48.4
  18:00 Producer Price Index[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.1% 0.0% 0.0%
  18:00 Producer Price Index[year-on-year(YoY)] -1.4% -0.7% -0.7%
  23:00 Factory Orders[month-on-month(MoM)] -1.2% +1.2% +1.8%
  23:00 Durable Goods Orders[month-on-month(MoM)] +2.4% +2.4% +2.4%
  23:00 Durables Goods Orders Ex Transportation[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.1% -0.1% -0.1%
  23:00 IBD/TIPP Economic Optimism 57.4   59.8
Wed 5 Feb 0:00 QV House Prices[year-on-year(YoY)] +4.0%   +4.4%
  5:30 AiG Perf of Construction Index 38.9   41.3
  5:45 Employed labor force[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +0.3% +0.3% +0.0%
  5:45 Employed labor force[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.0% +1.2% +1.0%
  5:45 Unemployment Rate 4.1% 4.2% 4.0%
  5:45 Participation Rate 70.4% 70.4% 70.1%
  5:45 Private Wages Inc Overtime[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +0.6% +0.5% +0.6%
  5:45 Private Wages Exc Overtime[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +0.6% +0.5% +0.6%
  5:45 Average Hourly Earnings[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +0.6% +0.5% +0.1%
  8:00 ANZ Commodity Price[month-on-month(MoM)] -3.4%   -0.9%
  8:30 Purchasing Managers Index 42.1   46.8
  9:30 Reserve Bank of Australia Deputy Governor Philip Lowe Speech      
  9:45 Caixin Media non-Manufacturing PMI 52.5 52.0 51.8
  14:45 SECO Consumer Confidence -10.3 -8.0 -9.4
  16:10 Luis de Guindos, Vice-President of the ECB, Speech      
  17:00 PMI Services 52.2 52.2 52.5
  17:00 PMI Composite 50.9 50.9 51.3
  17:30 PMI Services 52.9 52.9 53.9
  18:00 Retail Sales[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.8% -1.1% -1.6%
  18:00 Retail Sales[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.3% +2.3% +1.3%
  20:00 MBA Mortgage Applications[week-over-week] +7.2%   +5.0%
  21:15 ADP Employment Change +199K +157K +291K
  21:30 Trade Balance $ -43.7B $ -48.2B $ -48.9B
  21:30 International Merchandise Trade C$ -1.20B C$ -0.61B C$ -0.37B
  22:45 PMI Services 53.2 53.2 53.4
  22:45 PMI Composite 53.1   53.3
  23:00 ISM Non-Manf. Composite 54.9 55.1 55.5
  23:30 EIA Weekly Petroleum Status Report[week-over-week] +3548kbbl +2876kbbl +3355kbbl
Thu 6 Feb *** Waitangi Day      
  1:30 Senior Deputy Governor of Bank of Canada, Carolyn A. Wilkins, Speech      
  8:30 Trade Balance A$ +5.518B A$ +5.500B A$ +5.223B
  8:30 Retail Sales[month-on-month(MoM)] +1.0% -0.2% -0.5%
  8:30 NAB Business Confidence -1   -1
  8:30 Retail Sales Ex Inflation[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] -0.1% +0.3% +0.5%
  9:30 Takako Masai, Member of the Policy Board Bank of Japan, Speech      
  16:20 ECB President Christine Lagarde, speech      
  17:00 ECB Bulletin      
  20:30 Challenger Job Cuts[year-on-year(YoY)] -25.2%   +27.8%
  21:30 Nonfarm Productivity[quarter on quarter annualized rate] -0.2% +1.6% +1.4%
  21:30 Unit Labor Costs[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +2.5% +1.3% +1.4%
  21:30 Initial Jobless Claims 217K 215K 202K
  21:30 Continuing Jobless Claims 1.703M 1.720M 1.751M
  22:00 Villeroy De Galhau, Governor of France Central Bank, Speech      
  22:15 Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas Robert Steven Kaplan, Speech      
  23:30 EIA Weekly Natural Gas Storage Report[week-over-week] -201bcf -127bcf -137bcf
Fri 7 Feb 5:30 AiG Performance of Service Index 48.7   47.4
  6:30 Reserve Bank of Australia Deputy Governor Philip Lowe Speech      
  7:30 Labor Cash Earnings[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.1% -0.1% 0.0%
  7:30 Household Spending[year-on-year(YoY)] -2.0% -1.7% -4.8%
  8:15 Quarles FRB Vice Chairman Speech      
  8:30 Quarterly Statement on Monetary Policy      
  10:00 RBNZ 2yr Inflation Expectation +1.80%   +1.93%
  13:00 Leading Index CI 90.8 91.3 91.6
  13:00 Coincident Index CI 94.7 94.7 94.7
  16:30 Halifax House Price[month-on-month(MoM)] +1.8% 0.0% +0.4%
  16:30 Halifax House Price[year-on-year(YoY)] +4.0% +3.0% +4.1%
  21:30 Nonfarm Payrolls +147K +165K +225K
  21:30 Unemployment Rate 3.5% 3.5% 3.6%
  21:30 Manufacturing Payrolls -5K -2K -12K
  21:30 Average Hourly Earnings[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.1% +0.3% +0.2%
  21:30 Average Hourly Earnings[year-on-year(YoY)] +3.0% +3.0% +3.1%
  21:30 Net Change in Employment +27.3K +17.5K +34.5K
  21:30 Unemployment Rate 5.6% 5.7% 5.5%
  21:30 Participation Rate 65.5% 65.6% 65.4%
  23:00 Wholesale Inventories[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.1% -0.1% -0.2%
  23:00 Wholesale Sales[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.9% +0.1% -0.7%
  23:00 Ivey Purchasing Managers Index 51.9   57.3
Sat 8 Feb 4:00 Net Consumer Credit $ +11.805B $ +15.000B $ +22.055B
  17:30 Bank of Italia Governer Ignazio Visco, Speech      
Sun 9 Feb          
Mon 10 Feb 7:50 Balance of Payments - Current A/C ¥ +1436.8B ¥ +464.7B ¥ +524.0B
  7:50 Trade Balance - BOP Basis ¥ -2.5B ¥ +28.0B ¥ +120.7B
  9:30 Consumer Prices[year-on-year(YoY)] +4.5%   +5.4%
  9:30 Producer Price Index[year-on-year(YoY)] -0.5%   +0.1%
  12:30 Bankruptcies[year-on-year(YoY)] +13.18%   +16.06%
  13:00 Economy Watchers Survey: Current 39.7 39.1 41.9
  13:00 Economy Watchers Survey: Outlook 45.5 43.8 41.8
  14:45 Unemployment Rate 2.5% 2.6% 2.5%
  14:45 Unemployment Rate s.a. 2.3% 2.3% 2.3%
  15:30 Consumer Prices[month-on-month(MoM)] 0.0% -0.2% -0.2%
  15:30 Consumer Prices[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.2% +0.2% +0.2%
  15:30 CPI - EU Harmonised[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.2% -0.1% -0.4%
  15:30 CPI - EU Harmonised[year-on-year(YoY)] -0.1% +0.1% +0.2%
  17:30 Sentix Investor Confidence +7.6 +5.9 +5.2
  21:15 Housing Starts 195K 205K 213K
  21:30 Building Permits[month-on-month(MoM)] -3.5% +2.8% +7.4%
Tue 11 Feb *** National Foundation Day      
  2:45 San Francisco FRB President Mary C. Daly Speech      
  8:01 BRC Sales Like-For-Like[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.7% +0.5% 0.0%
  8:30 Household Ownership and Loan Data[month-on-month(MoM)] +1.6% +1.6% +5.1%
  8:30 NAB Business Conditions +3   +3
  8:30 NAB Business Confidence -2   -1
  17:30 Gross Domestic Product[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +0.4% 0.0% 0.0%
  17:30 Gross Domestic Product[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.1% +0.8% +1.1%
  17:30 Trade Balance £ -4.947B £ -10.000B £ +0.845B
  17:30 Industrial Production[month-on-month(MoM)] -1.1% +0.3% +0.1%
  17:30 Industrial Production[year-on-year(YoY)] -2.5% -0.8% -1.8%
  17:30 Manufacturing Production[month-on-month(MoM)] -1.6% +0.5% +0.3%
  17:30 Manufacturing Production[year-on-year(YoY)] -3.3% -1.0% -2.5%
  17:30 Index of Services (3mth/3mth) +0.1% 0.0% +0.1%
  17:30 Total Business Investment[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] 0.0%   -1.0%
  17:30 Total Business Investment[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.5%   +0.9%
  18:00 Bank of Japan Deputy Governor, Masayoshi Amamiya, speech      
  19:00 San Francisco FRB President Mary C. Daly Speech      
  19:00 NFIB Small Business Optimism 102.7 103.5 104.3
  23:00 Federal Reserve Bank Chairman Jerome Powell House Committee Appearance      
  23:00 Mortgage Delinquencies 3.97%   3.77%
  23:00 JOLTs Job Openings 6787K 6925K 6423K
Wed 12 Feb 0:30 Executive Board of the European Central Bank Member Isabel Schnabel, Speech      
  1:00 Bank of England Monetary Policy Committee Member Haskell, Speech      
  1:15 Quarles FRB Vice Chairman Speech      
  2:30 Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard, Speech      
  3:15 Minneapolis Federal Reserve Bank President Neel Kashkari, Speech      
  7:30 Westpac Consumer Confidence Index 93.4   95.5
  7:50 Japan Money Stock M2[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.7% +2.7% +2.8%
  7:50 Japan Money Stock M3[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.3% +2.3% +2.3%
  9:00 RBNZ Announces Rates 1.00% 1.00% 1.00%
  10:00 Reserve Bank of New Zealand Governor Adrian Orr Regular meeting      
  14:00 Machine Tool Orders[year-on-year(YoY)] -33.5%   -35.6%
  18:00 Industrial Production[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.2% -2.0% -2.1%
  18:00 Industrial Production[year-on-year(YoY)] -1.7% -2.5% -4.1%
  20:00 MBA Mortgage Applications[week-over-week] +5.0%   +1.1%
  21:30 Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia President Patrick T. Harker Speech      
  23:00 Federal Reserve Bank Chairman Jerome Powell Senate Committee Appearance      
  23:30 EIA Weekly Petroleum Status Report[week-over-week] +3355kbbl +3245kbbl +7459kbbl
Thu 13 Feb 3:00 Budget Statement $ -13.3B $ -10.0B $ -32.6B
  7:50 Domestic CGPI[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.1% 0.0% +0.2%
  7:50 Domestic CGPI[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.9% +1.5% +1.7%
  8:00 Consumer Inflation Expectation +4.7%   +4.0%
  8:01 RICS House Prices   +3 +17
  16:30 Bank of Spain Governor Pablo Hernández de Cos, Speech      
  21:30 Consumer Prices[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.2% +0.2% +0.1%
  21:30 Consumer Prices[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.3% +2.4% +2.5%
  21:30 CPI Core[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.1% +0.2% +0.2%
  21:30 CPI Core[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.3% +2.2% +2.3%
  21:30 Initial Jobless Claims 203K 210K 205K
  21:30 Continuing Jobless Claims 1.759M 1.738M 1.698M
  23:30 EIA Weekly Natural Gas Storage Report[week-over-week] -137bcf -106bcf -115bcf
Fri 14 Feb 5:30 Business NZ PMI 49.2   49.6
  5:45 Food Prices[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.2%   +2.1%
  12:30 Indices of Tertiary Industry Activity[month-on-month(MoM)] +1.4% +0.1% -0.2%
  15:30 Producer & Import Prices[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.1%   0.0%
  15:30 Producer & Import Prices[year-on-year(YoY)] -1.7%   -1.0%
  18:00 Trade Balance € +20.7B   € +23.1B
  18:00 Trade Balance sa € +19.1B € +19.3B € +22.2B
  18:00 Employed labor force[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +0.1%   +0.3%
  18:00 Employed labor force[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.0%   +1.0%
  18:00 Gross Domestic Product[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +0.1% +0.1% +0.1%
  18:00 Gross Domestic Product[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.0% +1.0% +0.9%
  21:30 Import price index[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.2% -0.2% 0.0%
  21:30 Import price index[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.5% +0.2% +0.3%
  21:30 Retail Sales[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.2% +0.3% +0.3%
  21:30 Retail Sales Ex-Auto[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.6% +0.3% +0.3%
  22:00 Existing Home Sales[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.9% -0.1% -2.9%
  22:15 Industrial Production[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.4% -0.2% -0.3%
  22:15 Capacity Utilization Ratio 77.1% 76.8% 76.8%
  23:00 U. of Michigan Confidence 99.8 99.5 100.9
  23:00 Business Inventories[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.2% +0.1% +0.1%
Sat 15 Feb          
Sun 16 Feb          
Mon 17 Feb *** President''s Day      
  *** Family Day      
  7:50 Real Gross Domestic Product[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +0.1% -1.0% -1.6%
  7:50 Real Gross Domestic Product[quarter on quarter annualized rate] +0.5% -3.8% -6.3%
  7:50 Nominal GDP[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +0.5% -0.6% -1.2%
  7:50 GDP Deflator[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.6% +1.1% +1.3%
  8:01 Rightmove House Prices[month-on-month(MoM)] +2.3%   +0.8%
  8:01 Rightmove House Prices[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.7%   +2.9%
  12:00 New Condominium Sales in Tokyo Metropolitan Area[year-on-year(YoY)] -14.3%   -34.5%
  12:30 Industrial Production[month-on-month(MoM)] +1.3%   +1.2%
  12:30 Industrial Production[year-on-year(YoY)] -3.0%   -3.1%
  12:30 Capacity Utilization Ratio[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.3%   -0.4%
  21:30 International Securities Transactions C$ -1.77B   C$ -9.57B
  22:00 ECB Chief Economist Philip R. Lane Speech      
Tue 18 Feb 4:00 REINZ House Sales[year-on-year(YoY)] +12.3%   +3.2%
  8:30 RBA Minutes      
  10:00 Non Resident Bond Holdings 52.0%   52.9%
  15:00 EU 27 New Car Registrations[year-on-year(YoY)] +21.7%   -7.5%
  16:30 Unemployment Rate 3.3% 3.4% 3.4%
  17:30 Jobless Claims Change +2.6K   +5.5K
  17:30 Unemployment Rate 3.4%   3.4%
  17:30 ILO Unemployment Rate (3mths) 3.8% 3.8% 3.8%
  18:00 ZEW Survey (Econ. Sentiment) +25.6   +10.4
  21:30 Empire Manufacturing +4.8 +5.0 +12.9
  21:30 Manufacturing Shipments[month-on-month(MoM)] -1.0% +0.7% -0.7%
  23:00 NAHB Housing Market Index 75 75 74
Wed 19 Feb 5:00 Net Long-term TIC Flows $ +27.1B   $ +85.6B
  5:00 Net TIC Flows $ +77.3B   $ +78.2B
  7:30 Westpac-MI Leading Index[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.01%   +0.05%
  7:50 Machinery Orders[month-on-month(MoM)] +18.0% -8.9% -12.5%
  7:50 Machinery Orders[year-on-year(YoY)] +5.3% -0.7% -3.5%
  7:50 Merchnds Trade Balance Total ¥ -154.6B ¥ -1684.8B ¥ -1312.6B
  8:00 DEWR Internet Skilled Vacancies[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.4%   +0.7%
  8:30 Wage Cost Index[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +0.5% +0.5% +0.5%
  8:30 Wage Cost Index[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.2% +2.2% +2.2%
  17:00 Euro-Zone Trade Balance sa € +32.4B   € +32.6B
  17:30 Consumer Prices[month-on-month(MoM)] 0.0% -0.4% -0.3%
  17:30 Consumer Prices[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.3% +1.6% +1.8%
  17:30 CPI Core[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.4% +1.5% +1.6%
  17:30 Retail Price Index[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.3% -0.6% -0.4%
  17:30 Retail Price Index[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.2% +2.6% +2.7%
  17:30 RPI (MoM)[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.2% +2.6% +2.8%
  17:30 PPI Input[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.9% -0.4% +0.9%
  17:30 PPI Input[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.9% -0.1% +2.1%
  17:30 PPI Output[month-on-month(MoM)] 0.0% +0.1% +0.3%
  17:30 PPI Output[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.9% +1.0% +1.1%
  17:30 PPI Output Core[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.1% +0.1% +0.1%
  17:30 PPI Output Core[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.9% +0.8% +0.7%
  17:30 ONS House Price[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.7% +2.5% +2.2%
  18:00 Construction Output[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.7%   -3.1%
  18:00 Construction Output[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.4%   -3.7%
  20:00 MBA Mortgage Applications[week-over-week] +1.1%   -6.4%
  21:10 Atlanta Federal Reserve Bank President Raphael Bostic Speech      
  21:30 Producer Price Index[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.2% +0.1% +0.5%
  21:30 Producer Price Index[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.3% +1.6% +2.1%
  21:30 PPI Output Core[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.1% +0.2% +0.5%
  21:30 PPI Output Core[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.1% +1.3% +1.7%
  21:30 Housing Starts 1.626M 1.428M 1.567M
  21:30 Housing Starts[month-on-month(MoM)] +17.7% -11.2% -3.6%
  21:30 Building Permits 1.420M 1.450M 1.551M
  21:30 Building Permits[month-on-month(MoM)] -3.7% +2.1% +9.2%
  21:30 Consumer Prices[month-on-month(MoM)] 0.0% +0.2% +0.3%
  21:30 Consumer Prices[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.2% +2.3% +2.4%
Thu 20 Feb 0:45 Minneapolis Federal Reserve Bank President Neel Kashkari, Speech      
  2:30 Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas Robert Steven Kaplan, Speech      
  3:00 FOMC Releases Meeting Minutes of Jan 28-29      
  5:30 Tom Barkin, Richmond Federal Reserve Bank President discussion forum      
  5:45 Producer Prices- Outputs[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +1.0%   +0.4%
  5:45 Producer Prices- Inputs[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +0.9%   +0.1%
  8:30 Employed labor force +28.7K +10.0K +13.5K
  8:30 Unemployment Rate 5.1% 5.2% 5.3%
  8:30 Participation Rate 66.0% 66.0% 66.1%
  14:00 Machine Tool Orders[year-on-year(YoY)] -35.6%   -35.6%
  15:00 Convenience Store Sales[year-on-year(YoY)] -0.3%   +0.4%
  15:00 Trade Balance +19.7*B francs   +47.8*B francs
  15:30 Industrial Production[year-on-year(YoY)] +7.9%   +1.6%
  16:00 New Bank Lending 11400¥ *B 31000¥ *B 33400¥ *B
  16:00 Money Supply M2[year-on-year(YoY)] +8.7% +8.6% +8.4%
  16:30 Consumer Prices[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.9% +3.1% +1.4%
  17:30 Retail Sales[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.5% +0.7% +0.9%
  17:30 Retail Sales[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.9% +0.6% +0.8%
  17:30 Retail Sales Ex Auto Fuel[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.8% +0.8% +1.6%
  17:30 Retail Sales Ex Auto Fuel[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.7% +0.5% +1.2%
  18:30 Luis de Guindos, Vice-President of the ECB, Speech      
  19:00 CBI Trends Total Orders -22 -20 -18
  20:30 ECB exposed summary of meeting on Jan 22-23      
  21:30 Philadelphia Fed. +17.0 +11.0 +36.7
  21:30 Initial Jobless Claims 206K 210K 210K
  21:30 Continuing Jobless Claims 1.701M 1.717M 1.726M
  21:30 House Price Index[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.2%   +0.1%
  21:30 House Price Index[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.9%   +2.1%
  23:00 Leading Indicators[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.3% +0.4% +0.8%
  23:00 Consumer Confidence -8.1 -8.2 -6.6
  23:30 EIA Weekly Natural Gas Storage Report[week-over-week] -115bcf -145bcf -151bcf
Fri 21 Feb 0:00 EIA Weekly Petroleum Status Report[week-over-week] +7459kbbl +2824kbbl +415kbbl
  2:20 Tom Barkin, Richmond Federal Reserve Bank President Speech      
  7:30 National Consumer Price Index[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.8% +0.7% +0.7%
  7:30 Natl CPI Ex-Fresh Food[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.7% +0.8% +0.8%
  7:30 Natl CPI Ex Food, Energy[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.9% +0.8% +0.8%
  12:30 All Industry Activity Index[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.9% +0.3% 0.0%
  13:30 Nationwide Department Store Sales[year-on-year(YoY)] -5.0%   -3.1%
  13:30 Tokyo Dept. Store Sales[year-on-year(YoY)] -3.2%   -2.4%
  16:00 M3 Money Supply[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.7%   +0.3%
  17:00 PMI Manufacturing 47.9 47.4 49.1
  17:00 PMI Services 52.5 52.3 52.8
  17:00 PMI Composite 51.3 51.0 51.6
  17:30 PMI Manufacturing 50.0 49.7 51.9
  17:30 PMI Services 53.9 53.4 53.3
  17:30 Public Finances (PSNCR) £ +16.8B   £ -18.8B
  17:30 PSNB ex Interventions £ +4.2B £ -11.4B £ -9.8B
  18:00 Consumer Prices[month-on-month(MoM)] -1.0% -1.0% -1.0%
  18:00 Consumer Prices[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.4% +1.4% +1.4%
  18:00 CPI Core[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.1% +1.1% +1.1%
  21:30 Retail Sales[month-on-month(MoM)] +1.1% +0.1% 0.0%
  21:30 Retail Sales Ex-Auto[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.5% +0.3% +0.5%
  22:35 Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas Robert Steven Kaplan, Speech      
  22:45 PMI Manufacturing 51.9 51.5 50.8
  22:45 PMI Services 53.4 53.4 49.4
  22:45 PMI Composite 53.3   49.6
  23:00 Existing Home Sales 5.53M 5.44M 5.46M
  23:00 Existing Home Sales[month-on-month(MoM)] +3.9% -1.8% -1.3%
  23:15 FRB Governor Lael Brainard, Panel Discussion      
Sat 22 Feb 1:00 ECB Chief Economist Philip R. Lane Speech      
  2:30 Richard Clarida, FRB Vice Chairman, Panel Discussion      
  2:30 Bank of England Monetary Policy Committee Member Silvana Tenreyro, panel discussion      
Sun 23 Feb          
Mon 24 Feb *** The Emperor''s Birthday      
  5:45 Retail Sales Ex Inflation[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +1.7% +0.8% +0.7%
  10:00 Credit Card Spending[year-on-year(YoY)] +3.5%   +3.7%
  21:30 Chicago Fed Nat Activity Index -0.51 -0.18 -0.25
  21:30 Wholesale Sales[month-on-month(MoM)] -1.1% +0.4% +0.9%
  23:30 Dallas Fed Manf. Activity -0.2 0.0 +1.2
Tue 25 Feb 4:00 Cleveland Federal Reserve Bank President Loretta J. Mester Speech      
  7:50 Corp Service Price Index[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.1% +2.1% +2.3%
  13:00 Leading Index CI 91.6   91.6
  13:00 Coincident Index CI 94.7   94.1
  16:30 Trade Balance HK$ -32.5B HK$ -11.1B HK$ -30.6B
  19:00 CBI Reported Sales   +3 +1
  22:00 House Price Index[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.3% +0.4% +0.6%
  22:00 House Price Index[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +1.2%   +1.3%
  22:00 S&P/CaseShiller Home Price Ind 218.65   218.73
  22:00 S&P/CaseShiller Home Price Ind[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.47% +0.40% +0.43%
  22:00 S&P/CaseShiller Home Price Ind[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.54% +2.80% +2.85%
  23:00 Consumer Confidence 130.4 132.2 130.7
  23:00 Richmond Fed Manufact. Index +20 +10 -2
Wed 26 Feb 4:15 Richard Clarida, FRB Vice Chairman, Speech      
  8:01 BRC Shop Price Index[year-on-year(YoY)] -0.3% -0.3% -0.6%
  11:18 Gross Domestic Product[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] -0.4% -0.4% -0.3%
  11:18 Gross Domestic Product[year-on-year(YoY)] -2.9% -2.9% -2.9%
  13:00 Supermarket Sales[year-on-year(YoY)] -3.3%   -2.0%
  17:00 ZEW - Credit Suisse Switzerland Expectation of Economic Growth +8.3   +7.7
  19:00 Central Bank of Ireland Governor Gabriel Makhlouf, Speech      
  20:00 MBA Mortgage Applications[week-over-week] -6.4%   +1.5%
  23:00 New Home Sales 708K 718K 764K
  23:00 New Home Sales[month-on-month(MoM)] +2.3% +3.5% +7.9%
  23:30 EIA Weekly Petroleum Status Report[week-over-week] +415kbbl +1815kbbl +452kbbl
Thu 27 Feb 5:45 Trade Balance NZ$ +0.384B NZ$ -0.549B NZ$ -0.340B
  8:00 ANZ Business Conditions -13.2   -19.4
  8:30 Private Capital Expenditure[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] -0.4% +0.5% -2.8%
  17:00 M3 Money Supply[year-on-year(YoY)] +4.9% +5.3% +5.2%
  18:00 Economic Confidence 102.6 102.8 103.5
  18:00 Business Climate Indicator -0.19 -0.25 -0.04
  18:00 Industrial Confidence -7.0 -7.2 -6.1
  18:00 Services Confidence +11.0 +11.0 +11.2
  18:00 Consumer Confidence -6.6 -6.6 -6.6
  18:30 Cunliffe・The vice president of bank of England, Panel Discussion      
  21:30 Durable Goods Orders[month-on-month(MoM)] +2.9% -1.4% -0.2%
  21:30 Durables Goods Orders Ex Transportation[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.1% +0.2% +0.9%
  21:30 Gross Domestic Product[quarter on quarter annualized rate] +2.1% +2.1% +2.1%
  21:30 Personal Consumption[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +1.8% +1.7% +1.7%
  21:30 GDP Price Index[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +1.4% +1.4% +1.3%
  21:30 PCE Core[quarter-on-quarter (QoQ)] +1.3% +1.3% +1.2%
  21:30 Initial Jobless Claims 211K 212K 219K
  21:30 Continuing Jobless Claims 1.733M 1.721M 1.724M
  21:30 Current Account Balance C$ -10.86B C$ -8.96B C$ -8.76B
  23:00 Pending Home Sales[month-on-month(MoM)] -4.3% +3.0% +5.2%
  23:00 Pending Home Sales[year-on-year(YoY)] +6.8% +2.1% +6.7%
  23:30 EIA Weekly Natural Gas Storage Report[week-over-week] -151bcf -156bcf -143bcf
Fri 28 Feb 0:00 Kansas City Fed Manf. Activity -1 -1 +5
  0:30 Chicago Federal Reserve Bank President Charles Evans Speech      
  5:00 ANZ Consumer Confidence Index 122.7   122.1
  7:30 Unemployment Rate 2.2% 2.2% 2.4%
  7:30 Job-To-Applicant Ratio 1.57 1.57 1.49
  7:30 Tokyo CPI[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.6% +0.5% +0.4%
  7:30 Tokyo CPI Ex-Fresh Food[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.7% +0.6% +0.5%
  7:30 Tokyo CPI Ex Food, Energy[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.9% +0.8% +0.7%
  7:50 Industrial Production[month-on-month(MoM)] +1.2% +0.2% +0.8%
  7:50 Industrial Production[year-on-year(YoY)] -3.1% -3.1% -2.5%
  7:50 Retail Sales Value[year-on-year(YoY)] -2.6% -1.3% -0.4%
  7:50 Department Store and Supermarket Sales[year-on-year(YoY)] -2.8% -1.6% -1.4%
  8:01 GfK Consumer Confidence Survey -9 -8 -7
  8:30 Private Sector Credit[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.2% +0.2% +0.3%
  8:30 Private Sector Credit[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.4%   +2.5%
  13:00 Annualized Housing Starts 852K 844K 813K
  13:00 Housing Starts[year-on-year(YoY)] -7.9% -5.4% -10.1%
  13:00 Construction Orders[year-on-year(YoY)] +18.0%   -17.0%
  15:00 Nat''wide House prices[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.5% +0.4% +0.3%
  15:00 Nat''wide House prices[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.9% +2.3% +2.3%
  15:30 Retail Sales (Real)[year-on-year(YoY)] +0.8%   -0.1%
  16:00 KOF Leading Indicator 100.1 97.8 100.9
  16:45 M3 Money Supply[year-on-year(YoY)] +2.3%   +2.4%
  19:15 Deputy Governor Ben Broadbent gives speech      
  21:30 Wholesale Inventories[month-on-month(MoM)] -0.2% +0.1%  
  21:30 Personal Income[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.2% +0.4%  
  21:30 Personal Spending[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.3% +0.3%  
  21:30 PCE Deflator[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.6% +1.8%  
  21:30 PCE Core Deflator[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.2% +0.2%  
  21:30 PCE Core Deflator[year-on-year(YoY)] +1.6% +1.7%  
  21:30 Gross Domestic Product[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.1% +0.1%  
  21:30 Gross Domestic Product[quarter on quarter annualized rate] +1.3% +0.3%  
  21:30 Industrial Product Price[month-on-month(MoM)] +0.1%    
  21:30 Raw Materials Price Index[month-on-month(MoM)] +2.8%    
  22:15 Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard, Speech      
  22:45 Chicago Purchasing Manager 42.9 46.0  
  23:00 U. of Michigan Confidence 100.9 100.7  
Sat 29 Feb 9:00 PMI Manufacturing 50.0 45.0  
  9:00 PMI Services 54.1 51.0