Economic highlights for the rest of the week

During today’s European morning we get Germany’s Trade Balance for February, and the UK’s Halifax House Price Index for March.

In the North-American session we get Canada’s Housing Starts for March.

On Tuesday we get the US PPI rate for March

On Wednesday we get China’s and US Inflation rates for March

On Thursday we get France’s final CPI for March and Sweden’s CPI for March

And on Friday we get Germany’s final HICP for March and China’s Trade Balance for March

Today’s other economic highlights (03/16/2018)

In the European session, we get Eurozone’s final HICP rate for February, as well as Bank of England’s quarterly statement.

From the US we get the building permits and housing starts for February as well as the Industrial production for February which could support the USD somewhat.

Later on, we get Michigan’s Preliminary Consumer Confidence indicator and last but not least we get the US Baker Hughes Oil Rig count.

Please be advised that previous Friday the indicator influenced Oil prices as it showed that the US active oil rigs had decreased.

Today’s other economic highlights (03/14/2018)

In the European session, from Germany we get the final HICP rate for February and from the Eurozone we get the Industrial Production for January. In the North American session we get the US PPI and retail sales for February as well as the Crude Oil Inventories figure. Last but not least, we get New Zealand’s GDP growth rate for quarter 4 of 2017.

Also OPEC’s monthly report is expected to be released today.