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Australia Westpac Consumer Sentiment

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Latest Release
Nov 14, 2017
Actual
-1.7%
Previous
3.6%
The Westpac Consumer Sentiment Index measures the change in the level of consumer confidence in economic activity. On the index, a level above 100.0 indicates optimism; below indicates pessimism. The data is compiled from a survey of about 1,200 consumers which asks respondents to rate the relative level of past and future economic conditions.

A higher than expected reading should be taken as positive/bullish for the AUD, while a lower than expected reading should be taken as negative/bearish for the AUD.
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Source: Westpac Banking Corporation
Australia Westpac Consumer Sentiment
 
Release Date Time Actual Forecast Previous
Nov 14, 2017 (Nov) 18:30 -1.7%   3.6%
Oct 10, 2017 (Oct) 18:30 3.6%   2.5%
Sep 12, 2017 (Sep) 19:30 2.5%   -1.2%
Aug 08, 2017 (Aug) 19:30 -1.2%   0.4%
Jul 11, 2017 (Jul) 19:30 0.4%   -1.8%
Jun 13, 2017 (Jun) 19:30 -1.8%   -1.1%

News

Dollar edges lower in thin trade, but remains supported
Dollar edges lower in thin trade, but remains supported By Investing.com - Nov 11, 2015

Investing.com - The dollar edged lower against the other major currencies on Wednesday, but remained close to a seven-month peak as growing expectations for a U.S. rate hike before the end of the year...

Dollar index little changed near 7-month peak
Dollar index little changed near 7-month peak By Investing.com - Nov 11, 2015

Investing.com - The dollar was little changed against the other major currencies on Wednesday, hovering close to a seven-month peak as growing expectations for a U.S. rate hike before the end of the ...

Dollar holds steady, remains broadly supported
Dollar holds steady, remains broadly supported By Investing.com - Nov 11, 2015

Investing.com - The dollar held steady against the other major currencies on Wednesday, remaining within close distance of a seven-month peak amid growing expectations for a U.S. rate hike before the ...

Analysis

Kathy Lien
USD Shrugs Off House Tax Bill, Senate Next By Kathy Lien - Nov 16, 2017

By Kathy Lien, Managing Director of FX Strategy for BK Asset Management. Thursday was an uneven day for the U.S. dollar, which traded slightly higher against the Japanese yen and euro but lower ...

Westpac Consumer Sentiment Discussion

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