Canada will publish the headline and core retail sales on January 24 at 15:30 MT time.
Important US indicators will highlight this Friday
The United States will release the indicators of core durable goods orders and personal spending on September 27, at 15:30 MT time. The core durable goods orders represent the change in the total value of new purchase orders for durable goods, excluding transportation items. This time they are going to be released together with the indicator of personal spending, which is the change in the inflation-adjusted value of consumers’ expenditures. According to the forecasts, core durable goods orders will advance by 0.2%, while personal spending will increase by 0.3%.
• If the actual levels of indicators are higher than the forecasts, the USD will rise;
• If the actual levels of indicators are lower than the forecasts, the USD will fall.
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.