Please wait...

Financial Calendar – Indicators

What are Economic Indicators?

17 April 2014
Location
Indicator
Period
Unit
Forecast
Previous
Actual
00:30
Japan
BoJ Governor Speaks
April
 
 
 
 
BoJ Governor Speaks
The BoJ Governor is the voice of the bank and his speeches provide the international investment community with insight into the BoJ's monetary policy. When the Governor speaks, market participants pay close attention to a number of areas.
 
01:30
Australia
Business Confidence
March
 
 
8
6
Business Confidence
A measure of the prevailing sentiment among business leaders. This is based on querying expectations for new orders and impressions on the general economic health.
 
06:00
Germany
PPI y/y
March
%
-0.7
-0.9
-0.3
PPI y/y
Measures changes in the selling price producers charge for goods and services, and tracks how prices feed through the production process. Measured on a yearly basis.
 
12:00
United States
OIL contract expiry
 
 
 
 
 
OIL contract expiry
OIL contract expires. All open deals are automatically closed.
 
12:30
United States
Initial Jobless Claims
w/e
k
315
300
 
Initial Jobless Claims
Measures the number of people who claim unemployment benefits, but are actively seeking work.
 
12:30
United States
Jobless continuous claims
w/e
Mln
2.795
2.776
 
14:00
United States
Philadelphia fed manufacturing index
April
 
10
9
 
Philadelphia fed manufacturing index
Survey conducted by the Philadelphia Fed questioning manufacturers in the Third Federal Reserve District on general business conditions
 
importance:highmediumlow

* Please note: the time indicated herein (local time) is according to the Time-Zone as defined in your computer.