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Shelter 27.5% and Transportation 19.3% in Canada are the most important elements in the CPI basket. Food accounts for 16.1%, Household Operations, Furnishings and Equipment 11.8%, Recreation & Education and Reading for 11.8 %, Clothing and Footwear  5.7%, Health and Personal Care account for 5%, and  Alcoholic Beverages and Tobacco Products account for the final 3%. The Consumer Price Index basket is evaluated every four years based on data collected from household surveys. The current weights are based on expenditure patterns that occurred throughout the year 2009.

A higher than expected figure should be seen as positive (bullish) for the CAD while a lower than expected figure should be seen as negative (bearish) for the CAD.

Category:  Inflation Rate
Units: Percent
Details
Impact High
Country transparent
Currency CAD
Latest Release
Previous 3.7%
Consensus 3.9%
Actual 4.1%
Next Release
Date Oct 20, 09:30
Time left 29 days

Forex Sentiment (CAD)

Symbol Community Trend (Shorts vs Longs) Symbol Popularity Avg. Short Price /
Distance From Price
Avg. Long Price /
Distance From Price
Current Price
USDCAD
1.2689
-110 pips
1.3020
-221 pips
1.27987
Symbol Action Percentage Volume Positions
USDCAD Short 70% 5492.93 lots 14249
Long 30% 2300.23 lots 6352
13% of traders are currently trading USDCAD.
AUDCAD
0.9244
-44 pips
0.9413
-125 pips
0.92877
Symbol Action Percentage Volume Positions
AUDCAD Short 50% 735.94 lots 4599
Long 50% 737.89 lots 3716
7% of traders are currently trading AUDCAD.
CADJPY
84.0559
-153 pips
86.6249
-104 pips
85.586
Symbol Action Percentage Volume Positions
CADJPY Short 29% 292.53 lots 1489
Long 71% 712.90 lots 3229
3% of traders are currently trading CADJPY.
EURCAD
1.4927
-81 pips
1.5117
-109 pips
1.5008
Symbol Action Percentage Volume Positions
EURCAD Short 62% 791.34 lots 3213
Long 38% 479.15 lots 1748
4% of traders are currently trading EURCAD.
GBPCAD
1.7385
-96 pips
1.7520
-39 pips
1.74811
Symbol Action Percentage Volume Positions
GBPCAD Short 52% 369.95 lots 2079
Long 48% 345.61 lots 1571
4% of traders are currently trading GBPCAD.
NZDCAD
0.8909
-71 pips
0.8995
-15 pips
0.89799
Symbol Action Percentage Volume Positions
NZDCAD Short 89% 1842.44 lots 5886
Long 11% 216.33 lots 843
5% of traders are currently trading NZDCAD.
CADCHF
0.7187
-63 pips
0.7296
-46 pips
0.72505
Symbol Action Percentage Volume Positions
CADCHF Short 40% 246.43 lots 1324
Long 60% 366.04 lots 2407
3% of traders are currently trading CADCHF.