Economic Calendar: Oct 17 – Oct 21

Economic Calendar: Oct 17 – Oct 21

Monday October 17

China trade surplus

Japan tertiary industry index and industrial production

(8:30 a.m. ET) Canadian construction investment for August.

(8:30 a.m. ET) Canada’s new motor vehicle sales for August. Estimate is a year-over-year decline of 12.0 per cent.

(8:30 a.m. ET) U.S. Empire State Manufacturing Survey for October.

(10:30 a.m. ET) Bank of Canada’s Outlook Survey and Survey of Consumer Expectations for Q3 is released.

(4 p.m. ET) Bank of Canada Senior Governor Carolyn Rogers speaks at the 25th anniversary event for Toronto Centre.

Earnings include: Bank of America; Bank of NY Mellon; Charles Schwab Corp. and Rio Tinto.


Tuesday October 18

China GDP, industrial production, retail sales and fixed asset investment

(8:15 a.m. ET) Canadian housing starts for September. The Street is expecting an annualized rate decline of 1.4 per cent.

(8:30 a.m. ET) Canada’s international securities transactions for August.

(9:15 a.m. ET) U.S. industrial production for September. Consensus is a rise of 0.1 per cent from August with capacity utilization remaining at 80.0 per cent.

(10 a.m. ET) U.S. NAHB Housing Market Index for October.

Earnings include: BHP Group Ltd. ADR; Goldman Sachs Group Inc.; Intuitive Surgical Inc.; Johnson & Johnson; Netflix Inc.; Roche Holding Ltd. ADR; Truist Financial Corp.


Wednesday October 19

Euro zone CPI

(8:30 a.m. ET) Canada’s CPI for September. Consensus is flat month-over-month and up 6.8 per cent year-over-year.

(8:30 a.m. ET) Canadian industrial product and raw materials price indexes for September. Estimates are month-over-month declines of 1.2 per cent and 4.3 per cent, respectively.

(8:30 a.m. ET) U.S. housing starts for September. Consensus is an annualized rate decline of 6.3 per cent.

(8:30 a.m. ET) U.S. building permits for September. The Street is expecting a 0.5-per-cent increase on an annualized rate basis.

(2 p.m. ET) U.S. Beige Book is released.

Earnings include: Abbott Laboratories; IBM; Kinder Morgan Inc.; Procter & Gamble Co.; Tesla Inc.


Thursday October 20

Japan trade surplus

Germany PPI

(8:30 a.m. ET) Canadian household and mortgage credit for August.

(8:30 a.m. ET) U.S. initial jobless claims for week of Oct. 15. Estimate is 235,000, up 7,000 from the previous week.

(10 a.m. ET) U.S. existing home sales for September. The Street is estimating an annualized rate decline of 2.2 per cent.

(10 a.m. ET) U.S. leading indicator for September. Estimate is a decline of 0.3 per cent from August.

Earnings include: AT&T Inc.; Blackstone Group Inc.; CSX Corp.; Danaher Corp.; Dow Inc.; Freeport-McMoRan Inc.; Mullen Group Ltd.; Nucor Corp.; Philip Morris International Inc.; Union Pacific Corp.


Friday October 21

Japan CPI

Euro zone consumer confidence

(8:30 a.m. ET) Canadian retail sales for August. The Street is projecting an increase of 0.1 per cent from July.

(8:30 a.m. ET) Canada’s new housing price index for September. Estimate is flat month-over-month.

(8:30 a.m. ET) Canadian wholesale trade for September.

Earnings include: American Express Co.; Schlumberger NV; Verizon Communications Inc.






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