New residential listings -1.2% to 76,201 at 5.8months supply.
Prior 82.5%. Revised to 82.1% Q2 manufacturing cap 82.0% vs 81.0% in Q1 Capacity up in most of the sectors.
Prior 13.5% revised to 16.4% StatsCan say higher construction intentions for multi-family dwellings in Ontario and British Columbia the main driver Residential permits increased for the fifth straight month to C$5bn, +18.0%. Non-residential rose 5.0% to a record C$4.2bn If … Continue reading
Prior 54.1 Employment 49.5 vs 49.1 prior Prices 52.2 vs 55.2 prior Inventories 46.8 vs 47.3 prior Supplier deliveries 44.6 vs 45.7 prior USD/CAD took a little run to 1.0892 on the worse number. Dangerously close to contraction which might … Continue reading
Prior 41.7k Unemployment rate 7.0% vs 7.0% exp. Prior 7.0% Full time change -2.3k vs -18.1k prior Part time change -8.7k vs +59.9 prior Participation rate 66.0 vs 66.1 exp. Prior 66.1 Q2 labour productivity 1.8% vs 1.6% exp. Prior … Continue reading
Prior 0.7%. Revised to 0.9% Ex-autos 1.5% vs 0.5% exp. Prior 0.1%. Revised to 0.3% Retail sales show an impressive jump and that has wiped out the quick pop in USD/CAD over the inflation numbers. From jumping to 1.0977 we’ve … Continue reading
Prior 2.4% -0.2% vs -0.1% exp m/m. Prior +0.1% BOC Core 1.7% vs 1.9% exp y/y. Prior 1.8% -0.1% vs +0.1% exp m/m. Prior -0.1% Headline inflation drops below 2.2% expected as goods and energy lead the fall.
Canadian CPI is out at 13.30 gmt+1 and we get another clue as to whether the 8 month run from 0.7% to 2.4% is going to start falling back. The market is looking for a fall to 2.2% from 2.4% … Continue reading
Prior 2.2%. Revised to 2.3% Inventories 1.0% vs 0.2% prior. Revised to 0.3% Sales to inventory ratio unchanged at 1.24 Trade ex-autos 1.2% vs 0.7% prior. Revised to 0.8% The loonie gets some mild love as it falls 8 pips … Continue reading
Prior C$21.43bn Foreign investors spent, C$2.55bn in Canadian stocks, C$224min money markets They sold C$3.85bn in Canadian bonds and overall C$9.42bn in Federal government bonds Canadians added C$1.96bn in foreign securities vs C$2.03bn prior It’s the 9th straight month that … Continue reading