Economic Events on May 12, 2011

At 8:30 AM EDT, the U.S. government will release its weekly Jobless Claims report.  The consensus is that there were 430,000 new jobless claims last week, which would would be 44,000 less than the unexpectedly high number released last week.

Also at 8:30 AM EDT, the Producer Price Index for April will be released.  . . . → Read More: Economic Events on May 12, 2011

Economic Events on May 5, 2011

The Monster Employment Index for April was released today, and the index moved up 9 points to a value of 145, which is 9% higher than last April’s value.

The monthly Chain Store Sales report will be released today.  This report on sales in chain stores gives a look at the health of stores . . . → Read More: Economic Events on May 5, 2011

Economic Events on April 28, 2011

At 8:30 AM EDT, the advance GDP report for the first quarter of 2011 will be announced.  The consensus is an increase of 2.0% in real GDP and an increase of 2.2% in the GDP price index.  The real GDP estimate is 1.1% lower than the final value for the fourth quarter of 2010, and the . . . → Read More: Economic Events on April 28, 2011

Economic Events on April 21, 2011

At 8:30 AM EDT, the U.S. government will release its weekly Jobless Claims report.  The consensus is that there were 390,000 new jobless claims last week, which would would be 22,000 less than the number released last week.

At 10:00 AM EDT, the FHFA House Price Index for February will be released, providing more . . . → Read More: Economic Events on April 21, 2011

Economic Events on April 14, 2011

At 8:30 AM EDT, the U.S. government will release its weekly Jobless Claims report.  The consensus is that there were 380,000 new jobless claims last week, which would would be 2,000 less than the number released last week.

Also at 8:30 AM EDT, the Producer Price Index for March will be released.  The consensus . . . → Read More: Economic Events on April 14, 2011

Economic Events on April 7, 2011

The monthly Chain Store Sales report will be released today.  This report on sales in chain stores gives a look at the health of stores that make up about 10% of all retail sales.

At 8:30 AM EDT, the U.S. government will release its weekly Jobless Claims report.  The consensus is that there were . . . → Read More: Economic Events on April 7, 2011

Economic Events on March 31, 2011

The Monster Employment Index for March was released today, and the index moved up 7 points to a value of 136, which is 8.8% higher than last March’s value.

At 8:30 AM EDT, the U.S. government will release its weekly Jobless Claims report.  The consensus is that there were 380,000 new jobless claims last . . . → Read More: Economic Events on March 31, 2011

Economic Events on March 24, 2011

At 8:30 AM EDT, the U.S. government will release its weekly Jobless Claims report.  The consensus is that there were 385,000 new jobless claims last week, which would would be the same as the number released last week.

Also at 8:30 AM EDT, the Durable Goods Orders report for February will be released. The . . . → Read More: Economic Events on March 24, 2011

Economic Events on March 17, 2011

At 8:30 AM EDT, the U.S. government will release its weekly Jobless Claims report.  The consensus is that there were 385,000 new jobless claims last week, which would would be 12,000 less than the number released last week.

Also at 8:30 AM EDT, the Consumer Price Index report for February will be released.  The . . . → Read More: Economic Events on March 17, 2011

Economic Events on March 10, 2011

At 8:30 AM EST, the U.S. government will release its weekly Jobless Claims report.  The consensus is that there were 385,000 new jobless claims last week, which would would be 17,000 more than the number released last week.

Also at 8:30 AM EST, the International Trade report for January will be released.  The consensus . . . → Read More: Economic Events on March 10, 2011