Economic Events on January 2, 2013

The figures for motor vehicle sales for December will be released today.  The consensus estimate is that 15.1 million autos were sold last month, which would be 400,000 less than the previous month.

At 7:45 AM Eastern time, the weekly ICSC-Goldman Store Sales report will be released, giving an update on the health of . . . → Read More: Economic Events on January 2, 2013

Economic Events on November 14, 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 Producer Price Index for October will be released.  The consensus is that the index increased 0.2% last month, . . . → Read More: Economic Events on November 14, 2012

Economic Events on August 22, 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 Existing Home Sales report for July will be released.  The consensus is that existing homes were sold at . . . → Read More: Economic Events on August 22, 2012

Economic Events on May 16, 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 April will be released.  The consensus is that construction on 690,000 new homes were . . . → Read More: Economic Events on May 16, 2012

Economic Events on April 3, 2012

The figures for motor vehicle sales for March will be released today.  The consensus estimate is that 14.7 million autos were sold last month, which would be 400,000 less than the previous month.

At 7:45 AM Eastern time, the weekly ICSC-Goldman Store Sales report will be released, giving an update on the health of . . . → Read More: Economic Events on April 3, 2012

Economic Events on February 15, 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 Empire State manufacturing index for February will be released. The consensus is that the index value will be . . . → Read More: Economic Events on February 15, 2012

Economic Events on January 3, 2012

At 10:00 AM Eastern time, the Construction Spending report for November will be released, and the consensus is that there was an increase of 0.5% in spending compared to the previous month.

Also at 10:00 AM Eastern time, the ISM manufacturing index for October will be released.  The consensus estimate is that it increased . . . → Read More: Economic Events on January 3, 2012

Economic Events on November 22, 2011

At 7:45 AM Eastern time, the weekly ICSC-Goldman Store Sales report will be released, giving an update on the health of the consumer through this analysis of retail sales.

At 8:30 AM Eastern time, the preliminary GDP report for the third quarter of 2011 will be announced.  The consensus is an increase of 2.4% . . . → Read More: Economic Events on November 22, 2011

Economic Events on October 12, 2011

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

At 2:00 PM EDT, the FOMC Meeting Minutes will be released, which will provide insight into how the Federal Reserve board governors and bank presidents . . . → Read More: Economic Events on October 12, 2011

Economic Events on August 30, 2011

At 7:45 AM EDT, the weekly ICSC-Goldman Store Sales report will be released, giving an update on the health of the consumer through this analysis of retail sales.

At 8:55 AM EDT, the weekly Redbook report will be released, giving us more information about consumer spending.

At 9:00 AM EDT, the monthly S&P/Case-Shiller home . . . → Read More: Economic Events on August 30, 2011