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Monday 20.11.17

07:00
Producer Price Index October 2,7% y/y 2,7% y/y 3,1% y/y

Producer Price Index

Germany October

Current: 2,7% y/y

Forecast: 2,7% y/y

Previous: 3,1% y/y

PPI (Producer Price Index) is an indicator of producer inflation rate published by Destatis (German Statistical Office), reflecting prices change of prices set by manufacturers and sellers operating in Germany. This report relates to industry, mining, energy and water industries. It covers both the selling price of industrial products to domestic buyers at different stages in the economic process, and sales between industrial enterprises. Information about prices is gathered on the 15th day of each month by the statistical offices of the Länder and then transmitted to the Federal Statistical Office, which calculates and publishes the relevant indexes. The study involves about 5,030 companies supplying information on prices of 1,254 types of products. The report is published once a month, around the 20th day of the following month.
08:00
BIEC Welfare Index November 106,7 106,2

BIEC Welfare Index

Poland November

Current: 106,7

Forecast:

Previous: 106,2

13:00
Industrial Producer Prices October 3% y/y 2,9% y/y 3,1% y/y

Industrial Producer Prices

Poland October

Current: 3% y/y

Forecast: 2,9% y/y

Previous: 3,1% y/y

13:00
Construction-Assembly Production October 20,3% y/y 24% y/y 15,5% y/y

Construction-Assembly Production

Poland October

Current: 20,3% y/y

Forecast: 24% y/y

Previous: 15,5% y/y

13:00
Industrial Production October 12,3% y/y 10,4% y/y 4,3% y/y

Industrial Production

Poland October

Current: 12,3% y/y

Forecast: 10,4% y/y

Previous: 4,3% y/y

13:00
Industrial Production s.a. October 9,7% y/y 6,9% y/y

Industrial Production s.a.

Poland October

Current: 9,7% y/y

Forecast:

Previous: 6,9% y/y

13:00
Construction-Assembly Production s.a. October 19,1% y/y 17,9% y/y

Construction-Assembly Production s.a.

Poland October

Current: 19,1% y/y

Forecast:

Previous: 17,9% y/y

13:00
Retail Sales October 8% y/y 8,1% y/y 8,6% y/y

Retail Sales

Poland October

Current: 8% y/y

Forecast: 8,1% y/y

Previous: 8,6% y/y

14:00
European Central Bank Chairman Speaks

European Central Bank Chairman Speaks

Eurozone

15:00
Conference Board Leading Indicators October 1,2% 0,6% -0,2%

Conference Board Leading Indicators

US October

Current: 1,2%

Forecast: 0,6%

Previous: -0,2%

The Composite Index of Leading Indicators, published by the Conference Board, is used to predict the direction of the economy's movements in the months to come. The index is made up of 10 economic components, whose changes tend to precede changes in the overall economy. These 10 components include:
1. the average weekly hours worked by manufacturing workers,
2. the average number of initial applications for unemployment insurance,
3. the amount of manufacturers' new orders for consumer goods and materials,
4. the speed of delivery of new merchandise to vendors from suppliers,
5. the amount of new orders for capital goods unrelated to defense,
6. the amount of new building permits for residential buildings,
7. the S&P 500 stock index,
8. the inflation-adjusted monetary supply (M2),
9. the spread between long and short interest rates,
10. consumer sentiment.
The index is published once a month, about 20th day of the reference month.
16:00
European Central Bank Chairman Speaks

European Central Bank Chairman Speaks

Eurozone

Tuesday 21.11.17

00:30
RBA Minutes November

RBA Minutes

Australia November

07:00
Trade Balance October 2,333 bn CHF 3,21 bn CHF 2,92 bn CHF

Trade Balance

Switzerland October

Current: 2,333 bn CHF

Forecast: 3,21 bn CHF

Previous: 2,92 bn CHF

09:05
RBA Chairman Lowe Speaks

RBA Chairman Lowe Speaks

Australia

11:00
CBI Factory Orders Index November 17 3 -2

CBI Factory Orders Index

UK November

Current: 17

Forecast: 3

Previous: -2

13:00
Interest Rate Decision November 0,90% 0,90% 0,90%

Interest Rate Decision

Hungary November

Current: 0,90%

Forecast: 0,90%

Previous: 0,90%

15:00
Existing Home Sales October 5,48 mn 5,43 mn 5,39 mn

Existing Home Sales

US October

Current: 5,48 mn

Forecast: 5,43 mn

Previous: 5,39 mn

Existing Home Sales is a report published by the National Association of Realtors concerning the number of homes sold by existing users in the U.S. over a given month. It is based on data on completed sales transactions of single-family, townhomes, condominiums and co-ops. It does not contain data on new home sales.
Data presented in this report are seasonally adjusted and annualized.
The report is published once a month, about 20 days after the end of the reference month.
23:00
Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet L. Yellen Speaks

Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet L. Yellen Speaks

US

Wednesday 22.11.17

08:00
Salaries September 13,6% y/y 12,9% y/y 13,2% y/y

Salaries

Hungary September

Current: 13,6% y/y

Forecast: 12,9% y/y

Previous: 13,2% y/y

12:00
MBA Mortage Applications week 0,1% 3,1%

MBA Mortage Applications

US week

Current: 0,1%

Forecast:

Previous: 3,1%

The Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey is a report published every Wednesday by the Mortgage Bankers Association and it provides current information on the actual financing of real estate market. It includes, among others, information on the average 30-year fixed rate of mortgage, loans to purchase homes or refinance index. One of presented component of this report is the percentage change in the number of new mortgage applications compared to the previous week.
The data contained in the report are based on information provided by mortgage banks, commercial banks and savings and cover the week ending on Friday prior to Wednesday’s publication.
13:00
Business Tendency November

Business Tendency

Poland November

13:30
Durable Goods Orders Ex-Transport - pre. October 0,4% m/m 0,5% m/m 0,7% m/m

Durable Goods Orders Ex-Transport - pre.

US October

Current: 0,4% m/m

Forecast: 0,5% m/m

Previous: 0,7% m/m

13:30
Durable Goods Orders - pre. October -1,2% m/m 0,3% m/m 2% m/m

Durable Goods Orders - pre.

US October

Current: -1,2% m/m

Forecast: 0,3% m/m

Previous: 2% m/m

13:30
Weekly Jobless Claims week 239 k 240 k 249 k

Weekly Jobless Claims

US week

Current: 239 k

Forecast: 240 k

Previous: 249 k

Unemployment Insurance Weekly Claims Report is a report published by the Labor Department that contains information on the number of people who applied for unemployment benefits for the first time in their life.
The data are published weekly, every Thursday. Presented value is calculated on data from the previous week. Their importance is based on the formation of expectations for the monthly report from the labor market.
15:00
University of Michigan Consumer Sentiment - fin. November 98,5 98 100,7

University of Michigan Consumer Sentiment - fin.

US November

Current: 98,5

Forecast: 98

Previous: 100,7

Michigan Consumer Sentiment Index (MCSI) is an index formed on the basis of telephone surveys conducted on a representative sample of 500 American households who are asked to assess current economic conditions and expectations about the evolution of these conditions in the future. It allows evaluating the potential purchasing power of American consumers.
The index is published twice a month. For the first time, about half of the month as a preliminary report, showing the results obtained after approximately 60% of the talks. The second time as the final, published at the turn of the month, includes data from all conducted surveys over a given month.
15:30
Gasoline Stocks - Weekly Change week 0,04 mn brk 1 mn brk 0,9 mn brk

Gasoline Stocks - Weekly Change

US week

Current: 0,04 mn brk

Forecast: 1 mn brk

Previous: 0,9 mn brk

The Weekly Petroleum Status Report is published every Wednesday by the EIA (Energy Information Administration), provides current information on demand, supply and selected prices of crude oil and major petroleum products in the context of historical data and forecasts. It is the only report coming from government sources, regularly published and regarding the data on the resources of fuel. The report has been published since April 1979 when it was created to provide current information during the fuel shortage caused by the events in Iran.
The data contained in the report are based on information provided by the company related to the fuel industry and concern the week ending on Friday prior to Wednesday’s release.
One of the components of the report about change of fuel stocks, in addition to changes in inventories of gasoline and distillates, is change in the oil reserves.
15:30
Crude Oil Stocks - Weekly Change week -1,86 mn brk -2,2 mn brk 1,85 mn brk

Crude Oil Stocks - Weekly Change

US week

Current: -1,86 mn brk

Forecast: -2,2 mn brk

Previous: 1,85 mn brk

The Weekly Petroleum Status Report is published every Wednesday by the EIA (Energy Information Administration), provides current information on demand, supply and selected prices of crude oil and major petroleum products in the context of historical data and forecasts. It is the only report coming from government sources, regularly published and regarding the data on the resources of fuel. The report has been published since April 1979 when it was created to provide current information during the fuel shortage caused by the events in Iran.
The data contained in the report are based on information provided by the company related to the fuel industry and concern the week ending on Friday prior to Wednesday’s release.
One of the components of the report about change of fuel stocks, in addition to changes in inventories of gasoline and distillates, is change in the oil reserves.
15:30
Distillate Stocks - Weekly Change week 0,27 mn brk -1,25 mn brk -0,8 mn brk

Distillate Stocks - Weekly Change

US week

Current: 0,27 mn brk

Forecast: -1,25 mn brk

Previous: -0,8 mn brk

The Weekly Petroleum Status Report is published every Wednesday by the EIA (Energy Information Administration), provides current information on demand, supply and selected prices of crude oil and major petroleum products in the context of historical data and forecasts. It is the only report coming from government sources, regularly published and regarding the data on the resources of fuel. The report has been published since April 1979 when it was created to provide current information during the fuel shortage caused by the events in Iran.
The data contained in the report are based on information provided by the company related to the fuel industry and concern the week ending on Friday prior to Wednesday’s release.
One of the components of the report about change of fuel stocks, in addition to changes in inventories of gasoline and distillates, is change in the oil reserves.
19:00
FOMC Minutes November

FOMC Minutes

US November

21:45
Retail Sales 3Q 0,2% q/q 0,4% q/q 2% q/q

Retail Sales

New Zealand 3Q

Current: 0,2% q/q

Forecast: 0,4% q/q

Previous: 2% q/q

Thursday 23.11.17

07:00
GDP n.s.a. - fin. 3Q 2,3% y/y 0,8% y/y

GDP n.s.a. - fin.

Germany 3Q

Current:

Forecast: 2,3% y/y

Previous: 0,8% y/y

07:00
GDP s.a. - fin. 3Q 0,8% q/q 0,6% q/q

GDP s.a. - fin.

Germany 3Q

Current:

Forecast: 0,8% q/q

Previous: 0,6% q/q

07:45
Business Confidence November 110 111

Business Confidence

France November

Current:

Forecast: 110

Previous: 111

08:00
Manufacturing PMI - pre. November 55,9 56,1

Manufacturing PMI - pre.

France November

Current:

Forecast: 55,9

Previous: 56,1

08:00
Services PMI - pre. November 57 57,3

Services PMI - pre.

France November

Current:

Forecast: 57

Previous: 57,3

08:30
Manufacturing PMI - pre. November 60,3 60,6

Manufacturing PMI - pre.

Germany November

Current:

Forecast: 60,3

Previous: 60,6

08:30
Services PMI - pre. November 55 54,7

Services PMI - pre.

Germany November

Current:

Forecast: 55

Previous: 54,7

09:00
Manufacturing PMI - pre. November 58,3 58,5

Manufacturing PMI - pre.

Eurozone November

Current:

Forecast: 58,3

Previous: 58,5

09:00
Services PMI - pre. November 55,2 55

Services PMI - pre.

Eurozone November

Current:

Forecast: 55,2

Previous: 55

09:30
GDP s.a. - rev. 3Q 1,5% y/y 1,5% y/y

GDP s.a. - rev.

UK 3Q

Current:

Forecast: 1,5% y/y

Previous: 1,5% y/y

09:30
GDP s.a. - rev. 3Q 0,4% q/q 0,3% q/q

GDP s.a. - rev.

UK 3Q

Current:

Forecast: 0,4% q/q

Previous: 0,3% q/q

11:00
CBI Realized Sales November 5 -36

CBI Realized Sales

UK November

Current:

Forecast: 5

Previous: -36

12:30
ECB Minutes October

ECB Minutes

Eurozone October

13:00
Minutes of Monetary Policy Council November

Minutes of Monetary Policy Council

Poland November

13:30
Retail Sales September 0,9% m/m -0,3% m/m

Retail Sales

Canada September

Current:

Forecast: 0,9% m/m

Previous: -0,3% m/m

The Total Retail Sales of Consumer Goods is a publication by the Statistics Canada, which refers to the sum of retail sales of consumer goods sold by all sectors of the national economy. The data are collected directly from survey respondents and extracted from administrative files.
The report is produced monthly, around 50 days after the month ends.
16:30
SNB Chairman Jordan Speaks

SNB Chairman Jordan Speaks

Switzerland

21:45
Trade Balance October -750 mn NZD -1143 mn NZD

Trade Balance

New Zealand October

Current:

Forecast: -750 mn NZD

Previous: -1143 mn NZD

Friday 24.11.17

00:30
Manufacturing PMI - pre. November 52,6 52,8

Manufacturing PMI - pre.

Japan November

Current:

Forecast: 52,6

Previous: 52,8

08:15
Industrial Production 3Q 2,9% y/y

Industrial Production

Switzerland 3Q

Current:

Forecast:

Previous: 2,9% y/y

08:15
Factory Orders 3Q 2,8% y/y

Factory Orders

Switzerland 3Q

Current:

Forecast:

Previous: 2,8% y/y

09:00
Ifo Business Climate November 116,5 116,7

Ifo Business Climate

Germany November

Current:

Forecast: 116,5

Previous: 116,7

The Ifo Institute Index, or actually the Ifo Business Climate Index is published by the Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung (Institute for Economic Research) with the headquarter in Munich. It shows the tendencies among German companies and is considered the most reliable source of information about the condition of German economy. Its history dates back to 1991.
The Ifo index is based on a survey of about 7 000 German businessmen representing the processing industry, construction, wholesale and retail trade. They estimate the current economic situation and its expected change in the next six months. Based on these evaluations two sub-indices are formed, which respectively depict the current (Business Situation) and future situation of the business (Business Expectations). They are a source for the calculation of The Ifo Business Climate Index. Its value is adjusted for seasonal influences.
The report is published once a month, around the third week of the reference month.
09:00
Unemployment Rate October 6,6% 6,8%

Unemployment Rate

Poland October

Current:

Forecast: 6,6%

Previous: 6,8%

14:45
Manufacturing PMI - pre. November 54,9 54,6

Manufacturing PMI - pre.

US November

Current:

Forecast: 54,9

Previous: 54,6