Economic Events on January 16, 2013

The Mortgage Bankers’ Association purchase index will be released at 7:00 AM Eastern time, providing an update on the quantity of new mortgages and refinancings closed in the last week.

At 8:30 AM Eastern time, the Consumer Price Index report for December will be released.  The consensus is that CPI was unchanged last month, . . . → Read More: Economic Events on January 16, 2013

Economic Events on January 9, 2013

The Mortgage Bankers’ Association purchase index will be released at 7:00 AM Eastern time, providing an update on the quantity of new mortgages and refinancings closed in the last week.

At 10:30 AM Eastern time, the weekly Energy Information Administration Petroleum Status Report will be released, giving investors an update on oil inventories in . . . → Read More: Economic Events on January 9, 2013

Economic Events on December 28, 2012

At 9:45 AM Eastern time, the Chicago PMI Index for December will be announced. The consensus index value is 51.0, which is 0.6 points higher than last month, and is still above the break-even level at 50.

At 10:00 AM Eastern time, the pending home sales index for November will be announced.  The consensus . . . → Read More: Economic Events on December 28, 2012

Economic Events on December 19, 2012

The Mortgage Bankers’ Association purchase index will be released at 7:00 AM Eastern time, providing an update on the quantity of new mortgages and refinancings closed in the last week.

At 8:30 AM Eastern time, the Housing Starts report for November will be released.  The consensus is that construction on 865,000 new homes were . . . → Read More: Economic Events on December 19, 2012

Economic Events on December 12, 2012

The Mortgage Bankers’ Association purchase index will be released at 7:00 AM Eastern time, providing an update on the quantity of new mortgages and refinancings closed in the last week.

At 8:30 AM Eastern time, the Import and Export Prices index for October will be released, providing some data that can be used to . . . → Read More: Economic Events on December 12, 2012

Economic Events on December 5, 2012

The Mortgage Bankers’ Association purchase index will be released at 7:00 AM Eastern time, providing an update on the quantity of new mortgages and refinancings closed in the last week.

At 8:15 AM Eastern time, the monthly ADP Employment Report will be released.  Investors will be watching this number to get advance notice on . . . → Read More: Economic Events on December 5, 2012

Economic Events on November 28, 2012

The Mortgage Bankers’ Association purchase index will be released at 7:00 AM Eastern time, providing an update on the quantity of new mortgages and refinancings closed in the last week.

At 10:00 AM Eastern time, the New Home Sales report for October will be released. The consensus is that 387,000 new homes were sold . . . → Read More: Economic Events on November 28, 2012

Economic Events on November 15, 2012

At 8:30 AM Eastern time, the U.S. government will release its weekly Jobless Claims report. The consensus is that there were 376,000 new jobless claims last week, which would would be 21,000 more than the previous week.

Also at 8:30 AM Eastern time, the Consumer Price Index report for October will be released.  The . . . → Read More: Economic Events on November 15, 2012

Economic Events on November 1, 2012

The figures for motor vehicle sales for October will be released today.  The consensus estimate is that 14.8 million autos were sold last month, which would be 200,000 less than the previous month.

The Challenger Job-Cut Report will be released at 7:30 AM Eastern time, providing an estimate of the number of layoffs in . . . → Read More: Economic Events on November 1, 2012

Economic Events on October 24, 2012

The Mortgage Bankers’ Association purchase index will be released at 7:00 AM Eastern time, providing an update on the quantity of new mortgages and refinancings closed in the last week.

At 10:00 AM Eastern time, the New Home Sales report for September will be released. The consensus is that 285,000 new homes were sold . . . → Read More: Economic Events on October 24, 2012