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U.S. Philadelphia Fed Manufacturing Index

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Latest Release
Apr 20, 2017
Actual
22.0
Forecast
25.0
Previous
32.8
The Philadelphia Federal Reserve Manufacturing Index rates the relative level of general business conditions in Philadelphia. A level above zero on the index indicates improving conditions; below indicates worsening conditions. The data is compiled from a survey of about 250 manufacturers in the Philadelphia Federal Reserve district.

A higher than expected reading should be taken as positive/bullish for the USD, while a lower than expected reading should be taken as negative/bearish for the USD.
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U.S. Philadelphia Fed Manufacturing Index
 
Release Date Time Actual Forecast Previous
Apr 20, 2017 (Apr) 08:30 22.0 25.0 32.8
Mar 16, 2017 (Mar) 08:30 32.8 30.0 43.3
Feb 16, 2017 (Feb) 09:30 43.3 18.0 23.6
Jan 19, 2017 (Jan) 09:30 23.6 15.8 21.5
Dec 15, 2016 (Dec) 09:30 21.5 9.0 7.6
Nov 17, 2016 (Nov) 09:30 7.6 8.0 9.7

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Forex - GBP/USD little changed after U.K. data miss By Investing.com - Apr 21, 2017

Investing.com - The pound was little changed against the U.S. dollar on Friday, after the release of downbeat U.K. retail sales data, as news this week of a snap election in June continued to support ...

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Gold edges lower but downside limited amid overall caution By Investing.com - Apr 21, 2017 3

Investing.com - Gold prices edged lower on Friday, but the precious metal’s downside was expected to remain limited amid overall caution in the markets after a terrorist attack in Paris killed ...

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Forex Analysis: EUR/USD, GBP/USD, AUD/USD By SGT Markets - Apr 25, 2017

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Suriya Puikame
Suriya Puikame Feb 19, 2015 11:18AM GMT
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Eur/Usd up or down ?
Prince Tutu Akowuah
Prince Tutu Akowuah Jan 15, 2015 7:30AM GMT
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is gold up?
Hilman Rasyid
Hilman Rasyid Dec 18, 2014 1:54PM GMT
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I think GOLD will go up and GBPUSD go up
aziz ahmed
aziz ahmed Dec 18, 2014 8:02AM GMT
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friends plz tell me USD will go UP or DOWN?.
Muhammad Zahoor Akhtar
Muhammad Zahoor Akhtar Aug 21, 2014 10:58AM GMT
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Gold up and EURUSD GBPUSD up
Shareef Epirahs
Shareef Epirahs Aug 21, 2014 11:18AM GMT
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Lets' see.. how it goes...
Pedro Henriques
Pedro Henriques Sep 17, 2014 11:57PM GMT
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Lets consider also the referendum tomorrow regarding Scotland Idependence Vote, GBPUSD could tumble if the majority votes for Scotland's Idependence.
imrul naeem
imrul naeem Oct 16, 2014 6:28AM GMT
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how you know?
Jim Lapps
Jim Lapps Nov 20, 2014 4:25PM GMT
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USD is still strong here , till we see a sharp drop Gold is going NO PLACE !. funny how a few years ago gold was trading along with the dollar.
Jim Lapps
Jim Lapps Nov 20, 2014 4:26PM GMT
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gold not yet trading along with the dollar!. till this happens I see gold going no place here.
Tihomir Dzhumaliev
Tihomir Dzhumaliev Aug 21, 2014 9:24AM GMT
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I hope it will stark weaken. It did a very long strong shot and if the data is negative I would expect correction on GBPUSD and EURUSD which have been going down for several weeks already
Shareef Epirahs
Shareef Epirahs Aug 21, 2014 8:53AM GMT
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What will happen to USD?.
ragip baysal
ragip baysal Jul 17, 2014 2:26PM GMT
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perfect numbers 3 months in a row but the effect was a big 0 every month ,why listed as high volatility expected have no idea
Rahul Sutariya
Rahul Sutariya Jul 17, 2014 5:22AM GMT
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18.5
Okshan Hyuseinov
Okshan Hyuseinov Jul 17, 2014 12:35PM GMT
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I hope so ,do trades for strong dollar these days , can i know why is that big difrence between eur/usd ,gbp/usd are the going to scale again ?.
mohamed belkacemi
mohamed belkacemi Jun 19, 2014 1:46PM GMT
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usd is going down 50 pips today or tomorrow max
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