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Japan Holidays This Week. U.K. Shut Monday. Markets in Transition

John M. Bland

TOP NEWS ITEMS:  CN- PMI JP/GB- Holiday, EZ/CH- PMI, US- Factory Orders

Data News
CN- NBS PMI steady weak
JP- PMI revised up
AU- PMI better
GB- Mfg PMi Big miss
CA- PMI miss
US- PMIs, University of Michigan miss

See the FOREX FORUM. for actual data, selected charts, etc.) and  comments from experienced traders to events as they happen.
- USD: mixed
- EUR (crosses) higher
- Commodity Currencies weaker
- Gold down
- Oil (Brent and WTI) lower
- Far East: mixed
- Europe mixed
- U.S. higher
- US higher US-DE steady
- DE closed  EZ Periphery mixed
- GB lower
- JA higher

Weekly Trading Planner Top Items (GMT)
GB Holiday
JP Holiday
1:45 CN HSBC final PMI Latest view on economy
7:30 CH PMI Latest view on economy
7:50 FR MKT PMI fastest view on economy
7:55 DE final MFG PMI Latest view on economy
7:58 EZ MKT PMI Latest view on economy
14:00 US Factory Orders future production
GB Holiday
JP Holiday Latest view on economy
1:30 AU Trade A$bln
4:30 AU Australia Reserve Bank 25bp cut to 2.00% seen
8:28 GB Construct PMI Latest view on economy
12:30 CA Trade C$bn external Ac cunts
12:30 US Trade
13:45 US final MKT SVC PMI Latest view on economy
14:00 US ISM SVC PMI Latest view on economy
JP Holiday Latest view on economy
1:30 AU Retail Sales domestic demand
7:50 FR SVC PMI fastest view on economy
7:55 DE final SVC PMI Latest view on economy
7:58 EZ SVC PMI Latest view on economy
8:28 GB SC PMI Latest view on economy
12:15 US ADP job's NFP Predictor?
12:30 US Productivity Key to growth
14:00 CA Ivey PMI Latest view on economy
15:00 US EIA Crude mn major price indicator
GB Elections
1:30 AU Unemployment Rate jobs data critical
1:30 AU Employment jobs data critical
12:30 US Weekly Jobless weekly jobs data
2:00 CN Trade external Ac cunts
7:15 CH CPI mm
8:30 GB Visible Trade external accounts
8:30 GB Trade- Non-EU external accounts
12:30 CA Payrolls jobs data critical
12:30 US Payrolls Key Jobs data
23:50 JP BOJ Minutes
1:30 CN CPI PBOC Target

    calendarBe sure to refer daily to the Global-View Economic Calendar for key items, such as consensus estimates, previous data and links to charts of recent data).

    Time  Imp Country Title Cons Last
    04/05/15 0:00 A MONDAY
    04/05/15 0:00 A GB Holiday n/a n/a
    04/05/15 0:00 A JP Holiday n/a n/a
    04/05/15 1:45 A CN HSBC final PMI 49.4 49.2
    04/05/15 7:30 A CH PMI 49.4 47.9
    04/05/15 7:50 A FR MKT PMI 48.4 48.4
    04/05/15 7:55 A DE final MFG PMI 51.9 51.9
    04/05/15 7:58 A EZ MKT PMI n/a 51.9
    04/05/15 14:00 A US Factory Orders 2.10% 0.20%
    05/05/15 0:00 A TUESDAY
    05/05/15 0:00 A GB Holiday n/a n/a
    05/05/15 0:00 A JP Holiday n/a n/a
    05/05/15 1:30 A AU Trade A$bln n/a -1.26
    05/05/15 4:30 A AU Australia Reserve Bank 2.00% 2.25%
    05/05/15 8:28 A GB Construct PMI 57.4 57.8
    05/05/15 9:00 B EZ PPI mm n/a 0.50%
    05/05/15 9:00 B EZ PPI yy n/a n/a
    05/05/15 12:30 A CA Trade C$bn n/a -1.08
    05/05/15 12:30 A US Trade -39.8 -35.4
    05/05/15 13:45 A US final MKT SVC PMI 57.8 57.8
    05/05/15 14:00 A US ISM SVC PMI 56.2 56.5
    05/05/15 20:30 C US Weekly Energy n/a n/a
    06/05/15 0:00 A WEDNESDAY
    06/05/15 0:00 A JP Holiday n/a n/a
    06/05/15 1:30 A AU Retail Sales 0.80% 0.70%
    06/05/15 7:50 A FR SVC PMI 50.8 50.8
    06/05/15 7:55 A DE final SVC PMI 54.4 54.4
    06/05/15 7:58 A EZ SVC PMI 53.7 53.7
    06/05/15 8:28 A GB SvC PMI 58.5 58.9
    06/05/15 9:00 B EZ Retail Sls mm -0.20% -0.20%
    06/05/15 9:00 B EZ Retail Sls yy -2.50% 3.00%
    06/05/15 11:00 C US WK Mortgage Stats n/a n/a
    06/05/15 12:15 A US ADP JOBs 185 189
    06/05/15 12:30 A US Productivity -1.80% -2.20%
    06/05/15 14:00 A CA Ivey PMI n/a 47.9
    06/05/15 15:00 A US EIA Crude mn n/a 1.9
    06/05/15 15:00 B US EIA Distillate mn n/a 1.7
    06/05/15 15:00 B US EIA Gasoline mn n/a 0.5
    06/05/15 15:00 B US EIA Cap Util n/a 91.30%

    See the FOREX FORUM. for actual data, selected charts, etc.) and  comments from experienced traders to events as they happen.

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