Economic Events on December 6, 2012

The Challenger Job-Cut Report will be released at 7:30 AM Eastern time, providing an estimate of the number of layoffs in November.

At 8:30 AM Eastern time, 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 13,000 . . . → Read More: Economic Events on December 6, 2012

Economic Events on September 6, 2012

The Challenger Job-Cut Report will be released at 7:30 AM Eastern time, providing an estimate of the number of layoffs in November.

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 the state of the job market in advance . . . → Read More: Economic Events on September 6, 2012

Economic Events on June 7, 2012

At 8:30 AM Eastern time, the U.S. government will release its weekly Jobless Claims report. The consensus is that there were 379,000 new jobless claims last week, which would would be 4,000 less than the previous week.

At 9:45 AM Eastern time, the weekly Bloomberg Consumer Comfort Index will be released, providing an update . . . → Read More: Economic Events on June 7, 2012

Economic Events on March 8, 2012

The Challenger Job-Cut Report will be released at 7:30 AM Eastern time, providing an estimate of the number of layoffs in February.

At 8:30 AM Eastern time, the U.S. government will release its weekly Jobless Claims report. The consensus is that there were 351,000 new jobless claims last week, which would would be the . . . → Read More: Economic Events on March 8, 2012

Economic Events on December 7, 2011

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 Quarterly Services Survey will be released, showing the status of the information and technology-related service industries.

At 10:30 . . . → Read More: Economic Events on December 7, 2011

Economic Events on September 8, 2011

At 8:30 AM EDT, the U.S. government will release its weekly Jobless Claims report. The consensus is that there were 408,000 new jobless claims last week, which would would be 1,000 less than the previous week.

Also at 8:30 AM EDT, the International Trade report for July will be released.  The consensus is a . . . → Read More: Economic Events on September 8, 2011

Economic Events on June 8, 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 10:00 AM EDT, the Quarterly Services Survey will be released, showing the status of the information and technology-related service industries.

At 10:30 AM EDT, . . . → Read More: Economic Events on June 8, 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

Economic Events on December 8, 2010

The Mortgage Bankers’ Association purchase index was released at 7:00 AM EST, and there was a week to week increase of 1.8% in the Purchase Index and a week to week decrease of 1.4% in the Refinance Index as interest rates continued to move up from near record lows.

At 10:00 AM EST, the . . . → Read More: Economic Events on December 8, 2010

Economic Events on September 8, 2010

The Mortgage Bankers’ Association purchase index was released at 7:00 AM EDT, and there was a week to week increase of 6.3% in the Purchase Index and a week to week decrease of 3.1% in the Refinance Index, putting the purchase applications at their highest level since May.

At 7:45 AM EDT, the weekly . . . → Read More: Economic Events on September 8, 2010