Canada will publish the headline and core retail sales on January 24 at 15:30 MT time.
The NFP will affect the greenback
The United States will release the non-farm employment change, also known as non-farm payrolls or NFP at 15:30 MT time on July 5. NFP is considered one of the leading indicators of employment, which represents the economic activity of the country. Last time the indicator came out lower than the forecasts (75K vs 177K expected). These figures made the USD plunge. If the situation is different this time, the greenback will be supported.
• If the NFP is higher than expected, the USD will rise.
• If the NFP is lower than expected, 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 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.
The US Fed Funds Rate announcement and Press Conference will be at 21:00 MT on January 29.