Economic Events on February 24, 2011

At 8:30 AM EST, the U.S. government will release its weekly Jobless Claims report.  The consensus is that there were 405,000 new jobless claims last week, which would would be 5,000 less than the number released last week.

Also at 8:30 AM EST, the Durable Goods Orders report for January will be released. The consensus is that there was an increase of 3.0% from December.

At 10:00 AM EST, the New Home Sales report for January will be released. The consensus is that 310,000 new homes were sold last month, which would be an decrease of 19,000 from last month.

Also at 10:00 AM EST, the FHFA House Price Index for December will be released, providing more information about the direction of the housing market.

At 10:30 AM EST, the weekly Energy Information Administration Natural Gas Report will be released, giving an update on natural gas inventories in the United States.

At 11:00 AM EST, the weekly Energy Information Administration Petroleum Status Report will be released, giving investors an update on oil inventories in the United States.

At 4:30 PM EST, the Federal Reserve will release its Money Supply report, showing the amount of liquidity available in the U.S. economy.

Also at 4:30 PM EST, the Federal Reserve will release its Balance Sheet report, showing the amount of liquidity the Fed has injected into the economy by adding or removing reserves.

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