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Financial Calendar - Indicators

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30 July 2014
Location
Indicator
Period
Unit
Forecast
Previous
Actual
.
15:00
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Contract Expiry - India50 (IND)
July
 
 
 
 
Contract Expiry - India50 (IND)
India50 (IND) contract expiry - all open positions and pending orders will automatically close.
 
.
15:00
Germany
Harmonized Index of Consumer Price (HICP) Pre m/m
July
%
0.3
0
0.3
Harmonized Index of Consumer Price (HICP) Pre m/m
The Harmonized Index of Consumer Prices (HICP) is an indicator of inflation and price stability for the European Central Bank (ECB). Measured on a monthly basis
 
.
15:00
Germany
Harmonized Index of Consumer (HICP) - Pre y/y
July
%
0.8
1
0.8
Harmonized Index of Consumer (HICP) - Pre y/y
The Harmonized Index of Consumer Prices (HICP) is an indicator of inflation and price stability for the European Central Bank (ECB). Measured on a yearly basis
 
.
15:15
United States
ADP Employment report
July
k
230
281
218
ADP Employment report
The Report measures non-farm private employment, based on a subset of aggregated and anonymous payroll data
 
.
15:30
Canada
Producer Price Index (PPI) m/m
June
%
-0.1
-0.5
-0.1
Producer Price Index (PPI) m/m
The Producer Price Index (PPI) is a family of indices that measures the monthly average change over time in the selling prices received by domestic producers of goods and services
 
.
15:30
Canada
PPI y/y/
June
%
3.2
3.4
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.
 
.
15:30
Canada
Raw Materials Prices m/m
June
%
0.4
-0.4
1.1
Raw Materials Prices m/m
Measures on a monthly basis the unfinished goods consumed by a manufacturer in providing finished goods. Classified as inventory in the current assets section of a firm's balance sheet.
 
.
15:30
Canada
Raw Materials y/y
June
%
 
7.6
9.2
Raw Materials y/y
Measures on a yearly basis the unfinished goods consumed by a manufacturer in providing finished goods. Classified as inventory in the current assets section of a firm's balance sheet.
 
.
15:30
United States
GDP Advance
Qtr2
%
3
-2.9
4
GDP Advance
GDP Advance
 
.
15:30
United States
GDP Deflator Preliminary
Qtr2
%
1.8
1.3
2
GDP Deflator Preliminary
Broad expectations of inflationary pressures. The GDP Deflator is different from the Consumer Price Index in that it does not take into account changes in the prices of imports and tends to underestimate price changes. The Gross Domestic Product Deflator is also untimely, released quarterly about two months after the reporting period.
 
.
15:30
United States
PCE Preliminary
Qtr2
%
2
1.4
2.3
PCE Preliminary
An estimate of a monthly measure of price changes in consumer goods and services. Excludes food and energy price changes
 
.
17:30
United States
Crude Oil Inventories
w/e
Mln
-0.5
-4
-3.7
Crude Oil Inventories
Change in the number of barrels of crude oil held in inventory by commercial firms during the past week
 
.
21:00
United States
FOMC Statement
 
 
 
 
 
FOMC Statement
It's the primary tool the FOMC uses to communicate with investors about monetary policy. It contains the outcome of their vote on interest rates and other policy measures, along with commentary about the economic conditions that influenced their votes.
 
.
21:00
United States
Fed Rate
 
%
0.25
0.25
0.25
Fed Rate
The interest rate at which private depository institutions (mostly banks) lend balances (federal funds) at the Federal Reserve to other depository institutions, usually overnight.
 
31 July 2014
Location
Indicator
Period
Unit
Forecast
Previous
Actual
.
04:30
Australia
Build Permits
June
%
0.2
9.9
 
Build Permits
The number of new building projects authorized for construction. Because receiving a Building Permit is the first step in the construction process, the figure is used as the earliest indicator for developments in the housing market.
 
.
04:30
Australia
Import Price
June
%
-1.4
3.2
 
Import Price
The Import Price Indices measure average changes in prices of goods and services that are imported
 
.
04:30
Japan
Average Earnings
June
%
0.7
0.6
 
Average Earnings
Change in the price businesses and the government pay for labor, including bonuses.
 
.
09:00
Germany
Retail Sales mm
June
%
1
-0.6
 
Retail Sales mm
Retail Sales mm
 
.
09:00
Germany
Retail Prices y/y
June
%
0.8
1.9
 
Retail Prices y/y
Measures the yearly change in the volume of sales by retailers in the specified region. The data is gathered by a monthly survey of large retailers and a representative sample of smaller retail businesses.
 
.
09:00
United Kingdom
Nationwide House Price m/m
July
%
0.5
1
 
Nationwide House Price m/m
Gauge for costs of homes in the United Kingdom. Measured on a monthly basis
 
.
09:00
United Kingdom
Nationwide House Price y/y
July
%
11.3
11.8
 
Nationwide House Price y/y
Gauge for costs of homes in the United Kingdom. Measured on a yearly basis
 
.
10:55
Germany
Unemployment - Change
July
k
-5
9
 
Unemployment - Change
A measure of the rate of change in unemployment with the previous measured period
 
.
10:55
Germany
Unemployment
July
Mln
 
2.916
 
Unemployment
The Unemployment Rate refers to the percentage of people currently out of work, but actively seeking employment and willing to work.
 
.
10:55
Germany
Unemployment Rate
July
%
6.7
6.7
 
Unemployment Rate
Percentage of total work force that is unemployed and actively seeking employment during the previous month.
 
.
12:00
Euro Zone
Inflation flash y/y
July
%
0.5
0.5
 
Inflation flash y/y
Eurostat inflation expectations on the yearly basis.
 
.
12:00
Euro Zone
Unemployment Rate
June
%
11.6
11.6
 
Unemployment Rate
Percentage of total work force that is unemployed and actively seeking employment during the previous month.
 
.
15:30
Canada
GDP m/m
May
%
0.3
0.1
 
GDP m/m
Measures the value of goods and services produced within a country on a monthly basis. GDP is the most comprehensive overall measure of economic output and provides key insight as to the driving forces of the economy.
 
.
15:30
United States
Initial Jobless Claims
w/e
k
301
284
 
Initial Jobless Claims
Measures the number of people who claim unemployment benefits, but are actively seeking work.
 
.
15:30
United States
Jobless 4-week Average
w/e
k
 
302
 
Jobless 4-week Average
Measures the 4 week average number of people who claim unemployment benefits, but are actively seeking work
 
.
15:30
United States
Jobless continuous claims
w/e
Mln
2.495
2.5
 
.
16:45
United States
Chicago PMI
July
 
63
62.6
 
Chicago PMI
Monthly measure of the business conditions based on surveys of purchasing managers across Illinois, Indiana and Michigan and it is used to predict the ISM report as the Chicago survey retains a high correlation with the broader economic release.
 
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