Economic Events on January 11, 2013

At 8:30 AM Eastern time, the Import and Export Prices index for December will be released, providing some data that can be used to monitor the threat of inflation.

Also at 8:30 AM Eastern time, the International Trade report for December will be released.  The consensus is a deficit of $41.1 billion, which would . . . → Read More: Economic Events on January 11, 2013

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 November 13, 2012

At 7:30 AM Eastern time, the NFIB Small Business Optimism Index for October will be released, providing information regarding the health and confidence of small businesses in the United States.

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 . . . → Read More: Economic Events on November 13, 2012

Economic Events on October 12, 2012

At 8:30 AM Eastern time, the Producer Price Index for September will be released.  The consensus is that the index decreased 0.8% last month, and was increased 0.2% when food and energy are excluded.

At 9:55 AM Eastern time, Consumer Sentiment for the first half of October will be announced.  The consensus is that . . . → Read More: Economic Events on October 12, 2012

Economic Events on October 10, 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 Wholesale Trade report will be released for August, showing inventory levels for wholesalers in the United States.  The . . . → Read More: Economic Events on October 10, 2012

Economic Events on September 13, 2012

At 8:30 AM Eastern time, the U.S. government will release its weekly Jobless Claims report. The consensus is that there were 370,000 new jobless claims last week, which would would be 5,000 more than the previous week.

Also at 8:30 AM Eastern time, the Producer Price Index for August will be released.  The consensus . . . → Read More: Economic Events on September 13, 2012

Economic Events on August 10, 2012

At 8:30 AM Eastern time, the Import and Export Prices index for July will be released, providing some data that can be used to monitor the threat of inflation.

At 2:00 PM Eastern time, the Treasury budget for July will be released, providing an account of the federal government’s budget surplus or deficit for . . . → Read More: Economic Events on August 10, 2012

Economic Events on June 12, 2012

At 7:30 AM Eastern time, the NFIB Small Business Optimism Index for May will be released, providing information regarding the health and confidence of small businesses in the United States.  The consensus is that the index is at a level of 94.2, which is 0.3 points lower than the previous month’s value.

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Economic Events on May 10, 2012

Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke will speak at the 48th Annual Conference on Bank Structure and Competition.

At 8:30 AM Eastern time, the U.S. government will release its weekly Jobless Claims report. The consensus is that there were 366,000 new jobless claims last week, which would would be 1,000 more than the previous week.

. . . → Read More: Economic Events on May 10, 2012

Economic Events on April 11, 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 March will be released, providing some data that can be used to . . . → Read More: Economic Events on April 11, 2012