Date
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Event Previous Forecast Actual
Nov, 23 13:30
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Retail Sales
Retail Sales
Country:
Date: Nov, 23 13:30
Importance: Medium
Previous: -0.1% m/m; -0.4% m/m
Forecast: 0.0% m/m; 0.3% m/m
Actual: -
Period: Sep

Gauge for goods sold at retail outlets in the past month. Retail Sales is a leading indicator for the economy. Rising consumer spending fuels economic growth, confirms signals from consumer confidence, and may spark inflationary pressures.

The headline figure is expressed as the percentage change from the same month last year.

-0.1% m/m; -0.4% m/m 0.0% m/m; 0.3% m/m -
Nov, 23 13:30
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Trimmed Core CPI
Trimmed Core CPI
Country:
Date: Nov, 23 13:30
Importance: Medium
Previous: 2.1%
Forecast: 2.1%
Actual: -
Period: Oct
Change in the price of goods and services purchased by consumers, excluding 40% of components with extreme price movements. The Trimmed Mean calculation helps expose the underlying inflation trend through component weighting and anomaly exclusion. Source first released in Dec 2016. Consumer prices account for a majority of overall inflation. Inflation is important to currency valuation because rising prices lead the central bank to raise interest rates out of respect for their inflation containment mandate.
2.1% 2.1% -
Nov, 23 13:30
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Median Core CPI
Median Core CPI
Country:
Date: Nov, 23 13:30
Importance: Medium
Previous: 2.0%
Forecast: 2.0%
Actual: -
Period: Oct
The Median calculation helps expose the underlying inflation trend through exclusion of extreme price movements specific to certain components. Source first released in Dec 2016. Consumer prices account for a majority of overall inflation. Inflation is important to currency valuation because rising prices lead the central bank to raise interest rates out of respect for their inflation containment mandate.
2.0% 2.0% -
Nov, 23 13:30
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Common Core CPI
Common Core CPI
Country:
Date: Nov, 23 13:30
Importance: Medium
Previous: 1.9%
Forecast: 1.9%
Actual: -
Period: Oct
The Common calculation helps expose the underlying inflation trend through filtering out price movements that might be caused by factors specific to certain components. Source first released in Dec 2016. Consumer prices account for a majority of overall inflation. Inflation is important to currency valuation because rising prices lead the central bank to raise interest rates out of respect for their inflation containment mandate.
1.9% 1.9% -
Nov, 23 13:30
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Consumer Price Index Core
Consumer Price Index Core
Country:
Date: Nov, 23 13:30
Importance: Medium
Previous: 0.0% m/m; 1.5% y/y
Forecast: -
Actual: -
Period: Oct

CPI Excluding Core Eight

The Consumer Price Index excluding eight items which the Bank of Canada has deemed to have the most volatility from month to month. The goods omitted tend to fluctuate idiosyncratically and may distort CPI data. The headline figure for CPI is the percentage change in the index on a month to month and year to year basis.

Note : These Eight items include: fruit, vegetables, gasoline, fuel oil, natural gas, mortgage interest, inter-city transportation and tobacco products. Changes in the CPI Excluding the Core 8 are recognized as a better indicator of inflation than the regular CPI. The headline figure is reported as a percent change on both the month to month and year to year basis.

0.0% m/m; 1.5% y/y - -