The Canadian employment change and the unemployment rate will be announced at 15:30 MT on November 8.
Traders await NFP
US Non-Farm Employment Change, also known as Nonfarm Payrolls or NFP, will be released on February 1 at 15:30 MT time.
The indicator shows how many jobs were created in the United States during the last month. It’s released together with the unemployment rate and the average hourly earnings indicators. All 3 of these indicators have a great impact on the USD.The last time, on January 4, NFP came out at 312K (higher, than the forecast of 179K), and wage growth accelerated to 0.4% (this is the change in average earnings index). Traders bought the US currency on the news, and the USD was supported.
• If the NFP is greater than expected, the USD will go up.
• If the NFP is weaker than expected, the USD will go down.
The United States will release the headline and core retail sales at 15:30 MT on November 15.
Australia will publish the level of employment change and the unemployment rate at 2:30 MT on November 14.
The Reserve bank of New Zealand will release the monetary policy statement and its interest rate at 3:00 MT on November 13.