Canada will publish the headline and core retail sales on January 24 at 15:30 MT time.
Is there a chance for the NZD?
New Zealand is going to release the level of quarterly retail sales on August 23, at 1:45 MT time.
The indicator of retail sales shows the change in the total value of sales at the retail level. Traders pay attention to it as it is one of the primary measures of consumer spending. During the previous release, the indicator advanced by 0.7%. The figures came out higher than the expectations of 0.6%. Despite that, the NZD weakened.
• If the level of retail sales is greater than expected, the NZD will go up;
• If the level of retail sales is weaker than expected, the NZD 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.