Economic Events on December 21, 2012

At 8:30 AM Eastern time, the Durable Goods Orders report for November will be released. The consensus is that there was an increase of 0.5% from the previous month.

Also at 8:30 AM Eastern time, the Chicago Fed National Activity Index for November will be released, providing an update on economic activity and inflationary . . . → Read More: Economic Events on December 21, 2012

Economic Events on November 30, 2012

At 8:30 AM Eastern time, the monthly Personal Income and Outlays report for October will be released. The consensus for Personal Income is anincrease of 0.3% over the previous month and the consensus Consumer Spending index change is an increase of 0.1%.

At 9:45 AM Eastern time, the Chicago PMI Index for November will . . . → Read More: Economic Events on November 30, 2012

Economic Events on October 29, 2012

At 8:30 AM Eastern time, the monthly Personal Income and Outlays report for September will be released. The consensus for Personal Income is an increase of 0.4% over the previous month and the consensus Consumer Spending index change is an increase of 0.6%.

At 10:30 AM Eastern time, the Dallas Fed Manufacturing Index for . . . → Read More: Economic Events on October 29, 2012

Economic Events on September 28, 2012

Also at 8:30 AM Eastern time, the monthly Personal Income and Outlays report for August will be released. The consensus for Personal Income is an increase of 0.2% over the previous month and the consensus Consumer Spending index change is an increase of 0.5%.

At 9:45 AM Eastern time, the Chicago PMI Index for . . . → Read More: Economic Events on September 28, 2012

Economic Events on August 30, 2012

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 Eastern time, the U.S. government will release its weekly Jobless Claims report. The consensus is that there . . . → Read More: Economic Events on August 30, 2012

Economic Events on July 31, 2012

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 Employment Cost Index for the second quarter of 2012 will be announced.  The consensus is an increase of 0.5%.

. . . → Read More: Economic Events on July 31, 2012

Economic Events on June 29, 2012

At 8:30 AM Eastern time, the monthly Personal Income and Outlays report for May will be released. The consensus for Personal Income is an increase of 0.3% over the previous month and the consensus Consumer Spending index change is 0.0%.

At 9:45 AM Eastern time, the Chicago PMI Index for June will be announced. . . . → Read More: Economic Events on June 29, 2012

Economic Events on June 1, 2012

The figures for motor vehicle sales for November will be released today.  The consensus estimate is that 14.5 million autos were sold last month, which would be 100,000 more than the previous month.

The Monster Employment Index for May was released today, and the index moved up 1 point from last month to a . . . → Read More: Economic Events on June 1, 2012

Economic Events on April 30, 2012

At 8:30 AM Eastern time, the monthly Personal Income and Outlays report for March will be released. The consensus for Personal Income is an increase of 0.3% over the previous month and the consensus Consumer Spending index change is an increase of 0.4%.

At 9:45 AM Eastern time, the Chicago PMI Index for April . . . → Read More: Economic Events on April 30, 2012

Economic Events on March 30, 2012

At 8:30 AM Eastern time, the monthly Personal Income and Outlays report for February will be released. The consensus for Personal Income is an increase of 0.4% over the previous month and the consensus Consumer Spending index change is an increase of 0.6%.

At 9:45 AM Eastern time, the Chicago PMI Index for March . . . → Read More: Economic Events on March 30, 2012