Economic Events on June 21, 2012

At 8:30 AM Eastern time, the U.S. government will release its weekly Jobless Claims report. The consensus is that there were 383,000 new jobless claims last week, which would would be 3,000 less than the previous week.

At 9:45 AM Eastern time, the weekly Bloomberg Consumer Comfort Index will be released, providing an update on Americans’ views of the U.S. economy, their personal finances and the buying climate.

At 10:00 AM Eastern time, the Philadelphia Fed Survey report for June will be released.  The consensus is that the index will be at 0.5, which would be an increase of 6.3 points from the previous month.

Also at 10:00 AM Eastern time, the Existing Home Sales report for May will be released.  The consensus is that existing homes were sold at an annual rate of 4.57 million last month, which would be an decrease of 50,000 from the previous month.

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

Also at 10:00 AM Eastern time, the Leading Indicators for May will be released, and the consensus is that there was no change from the previous month.

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

At 4:30 PM Eastern time, 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 Eastern time, 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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