An advance preview of upcoming economic news.

The bullish run continues as we head towards the end of January; 2018 is off with a running start.

SPX 6 month chart

This week we will hope to enter the weekly VXX Call Credit Spread trade for the February 2 cycle. The entry will be Thursday or Friday, depending on the overall market conditions and available credit. For planning purposes, upcoming economic news releases beginning tomorrow are summarized below:


8:30 am Jobless Claims

8:30 am International Trade in Goods

10:00 am New Home Sales


8:30 am Durable Goods Orders

8:30 am GDP

Monday, January 29

8:30 am Personal Income & Outlays


FOMC Meeting Begins

9:00 am S & P Case Shiller HPI

10:00 am Consumer Confidence


8:15 am ADP Employment Report

9:45 am Chicago PMI

10:00 am Pending Home Sales Index

10:30 am EIA Petroleum Status Report

2:00 pm FOMC Meeting Announcement


8:30 am Jobless Claims

8:30 am Productivity & Costs

9:45 am PMI Manufacturing Index

10:00 am ISM Manufacturing Index

10:00 am Construction Spending


8:30 am Employment Situation Report

10:00 am Consumer Sentiment

10:00 am Factory Orders

As always, stay keen on your risk management and trade carefully,

Dot Hazlin