22697US GDP Growth Revised Up to 1.4% In Q16/29/2017 12:52:28 PM"The US economy expanded an annualized 1.4 percent on quarter in the first three months of 2017, better than 1.2 percent in the second estimate, as consumer spending and exports increased more than previously anticipated. On the other hand, non-residential investment was revised lower and the drag from inventories was higher than initially estimated."United StatesGdp Growth RateGDP CQOQ/united-states/gdp-growth
22698US Jobless Claims Above Expectations6/29/2017 12:38:35 PMThe number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits increased by 2 thousand to 244 thousand in the week ended June 24th from the previous week's revised level of 242 thousand and above market expectations of 240 thousand.United StatesInitial Jobless ClaimsIJCUSA/united-states/jobless-claims
22696German Inflation Rate Unexpectedly Rises To 1.6% In June6/29/2017 12:11:53 PM"German consumer prices are expected to increase by 1.6 percent year-on-year in June 2017, following a 1.5 percent rise in the previous month and beating market consensus of a 1.4 percent gain. Cost of services rose at a faster pace while goods inflation slowed, as energy prices showed no growth from a year earlier."GermanyInflation RateGRBC20YY/germany/inflation-cpi
22695Spain Inflation Rate Slows To 7-Month Low6/29/2017 11:12:05 AM"Consumer prices in Spain are expected to increase 1.5 percent year-on-year in June 2017, easing from 1.9 percent in May and missing market expectations of 1.6 percent. It is the lowest inflation rate since November last year, mainly due to a decline in prices of fuel and a slowdown in cost of electricity."SpainInflation RateSPIPCYOY/spain/inflation-cpi
22694Ghana GDP Grows The Most Since Q3 20146/28/2017 4:39:14 PM"The Ghana's economy advanced 6.6 percent year-on-year in the first three months of 2017, following a 4.1 percent expansion in the previous period. It is the highest growth rate since the third quarter of 2014 as manufacturing recovered; oil and gas output jumped and agriculture rose the most in nearly three years while the services sector slowed. A year earlier, the GDP growth was lower at 4.4 percent. The government expects the economy to advance 6.3 percent in 2017."GhanaGdp Annual Growth RateGhanaGDPYoY/ghana/gdp-growth-annual
22693Italy Inflation Rate Slows To 5-Month Low In June6/28/2017 9:27:30 AM"Italian consumer prices are expected to increase by 1.2 percent year-on-year in June 2017, easing from a 1.4 percent gain in the previous month and missing market expectations of 1.4 percent. It was the lowest inflation rate since January, as prices rose at a slower pace for food and transport."ItalyInflation RateITCPNICY/italy/inflation-cpi
22692Mexico Trade Deficit Widens Sharply In May6/27/2017 2:15:31 PM"Mexico posted a trade deficit of USD 1079.2 million in May of 2017 compared to a USD 442.1 million trade shortfall a year earlier and missing market expectations of a USD 1000 million surplus. It is the largest trade deficit for a May month since 2015, as exports rose 12.9 percent and imports advanced at a faster 14.7 percent."MexicoBalance Of TradeMXTBBAL/mexico/balance-of-trade
22690Sweden Trade Balance Swings to Surplus In May6/27/2017 9:30:22 AM"Sweden posted a SEK 2.8 billion trade surplus in May of 2017 compared with a SEK 3.6 billion gap a year ago. Year-on-year, exports rose 18 percent and imports increased at a slower 11 percent. Trade with countries outside the EU resulted in a surplus of SEK 15.1 billion, while EU trade resulted in a deficit of SEK 12.3 billion."SwedenBalance Of TradeSWTBAL/sweden/balance-of-trade
22691Factors Weighing On Eurozone Inflation Are Mainly Temporary6/27/2017 9:19:15 AM"While there are still factors that are weighing on the path of inflation, at present they are mainly temporary factors that typically the central bank can look through, President Mario Draghi said at the ECB Forum on Central Banking. Draghi also said that he was confident the current monetary policy has been effective in raising demand and supporting growth, and that any adjustments to the stance have to be made gradually, and only when the improving dynamics that justify them appear sufficiently secure."Euro AreaInterest RateEURR002W/euro-area/interest-rate
22689New Zealand Trade Surplus Narrows In May6/26/2017 11:27:04 PM"New Zealand trade surplus narrowed to NZD 103 million in May of 2017 compared to NZD 343 million in the same month of the previous year and expectations of a NZD 420 million surplus. It was the third straight monthly surplus after 8 consecutive deficits, and leaves the year-to-date trade surplus at NZD 641 million (vs NZD 1261 million in the first five months of last year). Exports advanced to NZD 4952 million (or 8.7 percent year-on-year from a downwardly revised 8.6 percent in April), while imports jumped to NZD 4849 million (or 15.1 percent compared to a downwardly revised 4.7 percent). The annual trade deficit for the year ended May of 2017 widened to NZD 3.8 billion, from NZD 3.6 billion in April of 2017."New ZealandBalance Of TradeNZMTBAL/new-zealand/balance-of-trade
22688Mexico Jobless Rate Falls To 3.6% In May6/26/2017 3:39:19 PM"The unemployment rate in Mexico decreased to 3.6 percent in May of 2017 from 4 percent a year ago and in line with market expectations. On a seasonally adjusted basis, the jobless rate fell to 3.5 percent from 3.6 percent in April."MexicoUnemployment RateMXUEUNSA/mexico/unemployment-rate
22687US Durable Goods Orders Fall For 2nd Month6/26/2017 12:38:31 PM"New orders for US manufactured durable goods fell 1.1 percent month-over-month in May of 2017, following an upwardly revised 0.9 percent drop in April. Figures came worse than market expectations of a 0.9 percent decline, mainly driven by a 3.4 percent slump in transport equipment. Non-defense capital goods orders excluding aircraft, seen as a proxy for business spending plans decreased 0.2 percent."United StatesDurable Goods OrdersUNITEDSTADURGOOORD/united-states/durable-goods-orders
22545Mexico Jobless Rate Falls To 3.5% In April6/26/2017 12:35:41 PM"The unemployment rate in Mexico decreased to 3.5 percent in April of 2017 from 3.8 percent a year ago but worse than market expectations of 3.32 percent. On a seasonally adjusted basis, it rose to 3.5 percent from 3.2 percent in March."MexicoUnemployment RateMXUEUNSA/articles/05262017132209.htm
22686Hong Kong Trade Gap Widens 40% YoY In May6/26/2017 8:50:29 AM"Hong Kong's trade deficit increased by 40 percent to HKD 35.65 billion in May 2017 from HKD 26.2 billion in the same month of the previous year, as exports went up 4 percent and imports rose at a faster 6.6 percent. Considering the five months of 2017, the trade deficit widened to HKD 180.5 billion from HKD 154.9 billion in the same period of the previous year, with exports rising by 8.2 percent and imports increasing 9.1 percent."Hong KongBalance Of TradeHKETBOT/hong-kong/balance-of-trade
22685Week Ahead6/24/2017 12:47:29 PM"In the US, investors will be closely watching final release of GDP growth, personal income and spending and CB consumer confidence. In Europe, the most important data includes: business confidence and inflation for Germany, Italy and the Euro Area and the final GDP growth rate for the UK. Also, Japan will release inflation and unemployment figures and China official manufacturing and non-manufacturing PMIs."Country ListCalendar/calendar?article=22685&g=top&importance=2&startdate=2017-06-23
22684US New Home Sales Beat Forecasts6/23/2017 2:11:01 PM"Sales of new single-family houses in the United States increased 2.9 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 610 thousand in May of 2017 from an upwardly revised 593 thousand in April. The figure came above market expectations of 597 thousand, as sales rose in the South and the West."United StatesNew Home SalesUNITEDSTANEWHOMSAL/united-states/new-home-sales
22683US Factory Growth At 9-Month Low: PMI6/23/2017 1:50:44 PM"The IHS Markit US Manufacturing PMI fell to 52.1 in June of 2017 from 52.7 in May and well below market expectations of 53, flash estimates showed. It is the lowest reading since September of 2016 as output and new business growth slowed, offsetting stronger contributions from job creation and inventory building."United StatesManufacturing PmiUNITEDSTAMANPMI/united-states/manufacturing-pmi
22682Canada Inflation Rate At 6-Month Low Of 1.3%6/23/2017 12:48:56 PM"Consumer prices in Canada increased 1.3 percent year-on-year in May of 2017, easing from a 1.6 percent rise in each of the previous two months and below market expectations of 1.5 percent. It is the lowest inflation rate since November as gasoline prices increased only half of what they rose last month and cost of clothing and footwear fell."CanadaInflation RateCACPIYOY/canada/inflation-cpi
22681Dutch Q1 GDP Growth Confirmed At 0.4%6/23/2017 9:54:04 AM"The Dutch economy advanced 0.4 percent on quarter in the first three months of 2017, following a 0.6 percent expansion in the previous period and matching the preliminary estimate. It was the weakest growth rate since the last quarter of 2015 as household consumption rose at a slower pace and government spending contracted while fixed investment rebounded sharply."NetherlandsGdp Growth RateNEGDPEQ/netherlands/gdp-growth
22679Singapore Inflation Rate At Near 3-Year High Of 1.6%6/23/2017 9:31:25 AM"Consumer prices in Singapore rose 1.4 percent year-on-year in May of 2017, compared to a 0.4 percent rise in the prior month and in line with market consensus. It was the highest inflation rate since June 2014, driven by a surge in cost of housing and a faster increase in prices of food."SingaporeInflation RateSICPIYOY/singapore/inflation-cpi