Economic Indicators for the United States

Overview – There are thousands of different reports released in the US relevant to the Foreign Exchange Market. Below we have laid out the market’s most watched. You will find detailed definitions, comprehensive analysis and an explanation of how each report may affect the market.

Economic Report Type
Balance of Payments

GDP and Output Report
Confidence and Sentiment Reports
Prices, Wages and Sales Figures
Monetary Policy – Money and Interest Rates
Employment
Housing

 

  • Rarely affects markets
  • Moderate market impact
  • Tends to move markets on release
Balance of Payments

 

GDP and Output Report

 

Confidence and Sentiment Reports – United States

 

ISM Non-Manufacturing – United States Rarely affects markets

 

 

Rarely affects markets

 

 

 

Prices, Wages and Sales Figures – United States

 

Monetary Policy – Money and Interest Rates – United States

 

Tends to move markets on release

 

Employment – United States
– United StatesHousing

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