Canada will publish the headline and core retail sales on January 24 at 15:30 MT time.
An important release for the CAD
Canada anticipates the release of its trade balance on July 3, at 15:30 MT time.
The indicator represents the difference in value between imported and exported goods during the month. Higher figures are better for the loonie. Last time the indicator turned out to be negative. However, it was better than the expectations (- 1.7 billion vs. -2.8 billion expected). As a result, the CAD rose. Let’s see what is going to happen this time.
• If the indicator is higher than the forecasts, the CAD will go up;
• If the indicator is lower than the forecasts, the CAD will go down.
The European Central Bank will publish its monetary policy statement and announce the main refinancing rate on January 23 at 14:45 MT time.
The Bank of Canada (BOC) will release its rate statement alongside the monetary policy report during its meeting on January 22 at 17:00 MT time.
The Bank of England’s interest rate announcement and monetary report will be out at 14:00 MT on January 30.
The Facebook earnings report is coming at 00:00 MT time on January 30.
Apple earnings report is released at 00:00 MT time on January 29.