Industrial Production

Importance: Moderate
Volatility: Low
Source: Federal Reserve
Release Time: 9:15 ET around the 15th of the month.
Coverage: Prior Month.

The Industrial Production and Capacity Utilization Report describe what is going on in the manufacturing sector. These figures are not difficult to predict, and therefore have a low impact on the market.

Market Reaction:

Event Fixed Income Equities Dollar
Industrial Production Up Bond Market Down Stock Market Up Little Impact
Capacity Utilization Up Bond Market Down Stock Market Up Little Impact
Industrial Production Down Bond Market Up Stock Market Down Little Impact
Capacity Utilization Down Bond Market Up Stock Market Down Little Impact