Monday, April 29, 2013

Economic Calendar


Economic Calendar

FORECASTER OF THE MONTH | ECONOMIC PREVIEW | MARKETS | ECONOMIC REPORTS
 
THIS WEEK'S U.S. ECONOMIC REPORTS
TIME (ET)REPORTPERIODACTUALCONSENSUS
FORECAST
PREVIOUS
MONDAY, APRIL 22
8:30 amChicago Fed national activity indexMarch-0.01 (3mo)--0.12 (3-mo)
10 amExisting home salesMarch4.92 mln5.03 mln4.95 mln
TUESDAY, APRIL 23
9 amMarket flash PMIApril52.0--54.6
9 amFHFA home price indexFeb.7.1% y-o-y--6.7% y-o-y
10 amNew home salesMarch417,000421,000411,000
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 24
8:30 amDurable goods ordersMarch-5.7%-3.2%4.3%
THURSDAY APRIL 25
8:30 amWeekly jobless claims4/20339,000351,000355,000 
FRIDAY, APRIL 26
8:30 amGDP1Q2.5%3.2%0.4%
9:55 amConsumer sentimentApril76.474.072.3
 
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NEXT WEEK'S U.S. ECONOMIC REPORTS
TIME (ET)REPORTPERIODACTUALCONSENSUS
FORECAST
PREVIOUS
MONDAY, APRIL 29
8:30 amPersonal incomeMarch 0.4%1.1%
8:30 amConsumer spendingMarch 0.1%0.7%
10 amPending home salesMarch --3.9%
TUESDAY, APRIL 30
8:30 amEmployment cost index1Q 0.5%0.5%
9 amCase-Shiller home price indexFeb. --8.1% (yoy)
9:45 amChicago PMIApril 52.852.4
10 amConsumer confidence indexApril 61.359.7
WEDNESDAY, MAY 1
8:15 amADP employment indexApril 170,000158,000
10 amISMApril 50.951.3
10 amConstruction spendingMarch0.7%1.2%
TBAMotor vehicle salesApril 15.3 mln15.3 mln
2 pmFOMC announcement    
THURSDAY MAY 2
8:30 amWeekly jobless claims4/27346,000339,000
8:30 amTrade deficitMarch -$42.0 bln-$43.0 bln
8:30 amProductivity1Q 1.0%-1.9%
FRIDAY, MAY 3
8:30 amNonfarm payrollsApril 160,00088,000
8:30 amUnemployment rateApril7.6%7.6%
10 amISM nonmanufacturingApril 53.554.4
10 amFactory ordersMarch -2.9%3.0%
 

LAST WEEK'S U.S. ECONOMIC REPORTS
TIME (ET)REPORTPERIODACTUALCONSENSUS
FORECAST
PREVIOUS
MONDAY, APRIL 15
8:30 a.m.Empire State indexApril3.17.8 9.2
10 a.m.NAHB home builders indexApril424644
TUESDAY, APRIL 16
8:30 a.m.Consumer price indexMarch-0.2%-0.1%0.7%
8:30 a.m.Core CPIMarch0.1%0.2%0.2%
8:30 a.m.Housing startsMarch1.04 mln933,000968,000
9:15 a.m.Industrial productionMarch0.4%0.3%1.1%
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 17
2 pmBeige Book    
THURSDAY APRIL 18
8:30 a.m.Weekly jobless claims4/13352,000346,000348,000
10 a.m.Philly FedApril1.34.02
10 a.m.Leading indicatorsMarch-0.1%0.2%0.5%
FRIDAY, APRIL 19
 None scheduled   
 

Long-term GDP forecasts
DATEREPORTPERIODFORECASTPREVIOUS
July 31GDP2Q1.5%2.5% (1Q)
Oct. 30GDP3Q2.5%2.5% (1Q)
Jan. 2014GDP4Q2.8%2.5% (1Q)