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Today's announcements and data releases, 11/12/2018

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All times in GMT+7, Jakarta, Bangkok

 

 

 

13:00

JPY Machine Tool Orders (YoY) (NOV P)

Tracks trends in machine tool orders placed by major manufacturers in Japan . Machine Tool Orders is considered a leading indicator of business capital spending, and increases are indicative of stronger business confidence and a better future outlook. Higher capital spending is also positive for the Japanese employment situation, as companies will generally require new employees to run and maintain new machinery.

The Machine Tool Orders figure tracks closely with the Machine Orders figure put out by the Economic and Social Research Institute, but tend to affect the market more since it is released nearly a month earlier.

 

15:30

EUR ECB's Guindos Speaks in Frankfurt

 

16:30

GBP Claimant Count Rate (NOV)

The Claimant Count is the UK's most timely measure of unemployment. The report measures the number of people who claim unemployment benefits, but actively seeking work. The Claimant Count serves as a barometer for the health of the UK labor market. Higher job growth accompanies economic expansion and could spark inflationary pressures. The headline number is a percentage change in the figure

 

16:30

GBP Jobless Claims Change (NOV)

Measures the number of people who claim unemployment benefits, but are actively seeking work. Released with the Claimant Count report, Jobless Claims Change serves as a barometer for the health of the UK labor market. It is similar to the Claimant Count except the headline figure is as an actual number, whereas the Claimant Count is a percentage. Higher job growth accompanies economic expansion and could spark inflationary pressures

 

16:30

GBP Average Weekly Earnings (3M/YoY) (OCT)

 

16:30

GBP Weekly Earnings ex Bonus (3M/YoY) (OCT)

 

16:30

GBP ILO Unemployment Rate 3Mths (OCT)

 

16:30

GBP Employment Change 3M/3M (OCT)

 

17:00

EUR German ZEW Survey Current Situation (DEC)

 

17:00

EUR German ZEW Survey Expectations (DEC)

 

17:00

EUR Euro-Zone ZEW Survey (Economic Sentiment) (DEC)

 

A German Firm, the Center for European Economic Research (ZEW), queries financial experts throughout Europe every month in order to make a medium-term forecast about Germany 's economic situation. They ask experts to evaluate the current situation and to predict the future direction of the economy. For all components of the survey, responses are restricted to positive, negative, or unchanged. This simple structure allows the survey to be quick and efficient in terms of turnaround time, as well as easy to understand and interpret.The Economic Sentiment Indicator assesses future economic expectations for the whole Euro-zone. The results are summarized as the number of positive responses minus the number of negative responses. A higher headline figure indicates a positive expectation for Euro-zone economy.

Technical Note on Headline Number : The results of the survey are always presented as the difference between those experts that optimistic and those are pessimistic. For instance if 25 percent of analysts expect improvement, 35 percent expect decline, and 40 percent expect no change, the headline figure is -10

 

18:00

USD NFIB Small Business Optimism (NOV)

 

20:30

USD Producer Price Index Final Demand (MoM) (NOV)

 

20:30

USD PPI Final Demand (YoY) (NOV)

 

20:30

USD Producer Price Index Ex Food and Energy (MoM) (NOV)

 

20:30

USD Producer Price Index Ex Food and Energy (YoY) (NOV)

 

20:30

USD PPI Ex Food, Energy, Trade (MoM) (NOV)

 

20:30

USD PPI Ex Food, Energy, Trade (YoY) (NOV)