The amount of new residential construction projects that have started within a certain month is referred to as the Housing Starts. Homes in structures that are being completely rebuilt on existing foundations are included in the Housing Starts.

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

Source:  U.S. Census Bureau
Category:  Housing Starts
Units:  Million
Details
Impact: Medium
Country:
Currency: USD
Latest Release
Previous: 1.314M
Consensus: 1.3M
Actual: 1.353M
Next Release
Date: Aug 16, 12:30
Time left: 23 days

Forex Sentiment (USD)

Symbol Community Trend (Shorts vs Longs) Symbol Popularity Avg. Short Price /
Distance From Price
Avg. Long Price /
Distance From Price
Current Price
EURUSD
1.0796
-52 pips
1.0879
-31 pips
1.08477
Symbol Action Percentage Volume Positions
EURUSD Short 44% 30627.53 lots 88641
Long 56% 39219.93 lots 115939
40% of traders are currently trading EURUSD.
GBPUSD
1.2728
-190 pips
1.2932
-14 pips
1.29182
Symbol Action Percentage Volume Positions
GBPUSD Short 68% 28731.47 lots 70533
Long 32% 13226.90 lots 32417
23% of traders are currently trading GBPUSD.
USDJPY
148.6008
-559 pips
155.9364
-175 pips
154.186
Symbol Action Percentage Volume Positions
USDJPY Short 42% 2260.99 lots 7330
Long 58% 3102.62 lots 14526
8% of traders are currently trading USDJPY.
USDCAD
1.3655
-130 pips
1.3705
+80 pips
1.37850
Symbol Action Percentage Volume Positions
USDCAD Short 84% 12833.87 lots 44551
Long 16% 2414.24 lots 10749
16% of traders are currently trading USDCAD.
AUDUSD
0.6598
-5 pips
0.6663
-60 pips
0.66026
Symbol Action Percentage Volume Positions
AUDUSD Short 12% 3660.59 lots 14876
Long 88% 27692.75 lots 62043
18% of traders are currently trading AUDUSD.
NZDUSD
0.6023
+85 pips
0.6017
-79 pips
0.59385
Symbol Action Percentage Volume Positions
NZDUSD Short 13% 2489.99 lots 9979
Long 87% 16469.30 lots 35473
12% of traders are currently trading NZDUSD.
USDCHF
0.8893
+37 pips
0.9026
-170 pips
0.88560
Symbol Action Percentage Volume Positions
USDCHF Short 41% 1686.08 lots 7784
Long 59% 2379.91 lots 11017
8% of traders are currently trading USDCHF.
USDCZK
23.1779
-2379 pips
23.5302
-1144 pips
23.41580
Symbol Action Percentage Volume Positions
USDCZK Short 67% 0.04 lots 3
Long 33% 0.02 lots 1
0% of traders are currently trading USDCZK.
USDHUF
356.7482
-571 pips
363.1754
-71 pips
362.46
Symbol Action Percentage Volume Positions
USDHUF Short 37% 3.09 lots 49
Long 63% 5.30 lots 13
0% of traders are currently trading USDHUF.
USDMXN
17.5589
-6920 pips
18.4412
-1903 pips
18.2509
Symbol Action Percentage Volume Positions
USDMXN Short 77% 31.33 lots 309
Long 23% 9.45 lots 95
0% of traders are currently trading USDMXN.