Market events to watch for the week of Feb. 13

Market events to watch this week

 

Sunday, February 12

6:50pm JPY Prelim GDP q/q

 

Monday, February 13

8:30pm CNY CPI y/y

 

Tuesday, February 14

2:00am EUR German Prelim GDP q/q

4:30am GBP CPI y/y

8:30am USD PPI m/m

10:00am USD Fed Chair Yellen Speaks

 

Wednesday, February 15

4:30am GBP Average Earnings Index 3m/y

4:30am GBP Claimant Count Change

8:30am CAD Manufacturing Sales m/m

8:30am USD CPI m/m

8:30am USD Core CPI m/m

8:30am USD Core Retail Sales m/m

8:30am USD Retail Sales m/m

10:00am USD Fed Chair Yellen Testifies

10:30am USD Crude Oil Inventories

7:30pm AUD Employment Change

 

Thursday, February 16

8:30am USD Building Permits

8:30am USD Philly Fed Manufacturing Index

8:30am USD Unemployment Claims

4:45pm NZD Retail Sales q/q

 

Friday, February 17

4:30am GBP Retail Sales m/m

 

*All times EST

About the Author

Alfonso Esparza, senior currency analyst at OANDA, specializes in macro forex strategies for North American and major currency pairs. Upon joining OANDA in 2007, he established the MarketPulseFX blog and he has since written extensively about central banks and global economic and political trends.