Monthly Archive:: June 2008

2008-06-30 US Economic Releases

[Skip to the end] Chicago Purchasing Manager (Released 9:45 EST) NAPM-Milwaukee (Released 10:00 EST) Chicago Purchasing Manager (Jun) Survey 48.0 Actual 49.6 Prior 49.1 Revised n/a Better than expected. Still on the soft side. [top][end] NAPM-Milwaukee (Jun) Survey 46.1 Actual 39.0 Prior 45.0 Revised n/a Worse than expected. GDP muddling through with ...Read More

2008-06-27 Daily US Economic Releases

[Skip to the end] Personal Income (Released 8:30 EST) Personal Spending (Released 8:30 EST) PCE Deflator YoY (Released 8:30 EST) PCE Core MoM (Released 8:30 EST) PCE Core YoY (Released 8:30 EST) U of Michigan Confidence (Released 8:30 EST) Personal Income (May) Survey 0.4% Actual 1.9% Prior 0.2% Revised 0.3% Higher than ...Read More

Re: Mainstream sounding off on inflation

[Skip to the end] (an email exchange) On Thu, Jun 26, 2008 at 2:25 PM, Tom wrote: >    >    >    Where’s Bernanke’s Inner Volcker? by Larry Kudlow (NRO) On the day after an unusually important Fed policy meeting both gold and stocks severely rebuked the central bank’s decision to take no action ...Read More

Re: Kohn to ROW- You hike, not us (today’s speech)

[Skip to the end] (an interoffice email) On Thu, Jun 26, 2008 at 7:48 AM, Karim wrote: >    >    >    Global Economic Integration and Decoupling Vice Chairman Donald L. Kohn At the International Research Forum on Monetary Policy, Frankfurt, Germany June 26, 2008 For the moment, higher headline rates of inflation have ...Read More

2008-06-26 Daily US Economic Releases

[Skip to the end] GDP QoQ Annualized (Released 8:30 EST) Personal Consumption (Released 8:30 EST) GDP Price Index (Released 8:30 EST) Core PCE QoQ (Released 8:30 EST) Initial Jobless Claims (Released 8:30 EST) Continiuing Jobless Claims (Released 8:30 EST) Help Wanted Index (Released 10:00 EST) Existing Home Sales (Released 10:00 EST) Existing ...Read More

2008-06-25 EU News Highlights

[Skip to the end] Weakness and inflation= rate hikes in the eurozone. Fed response to same conditions later today. Trichet Says Price-Stability Risks Have Intensified     Spanish Producer-Price Inflation Accelerates to 23-Year High     European Bonds Drop Before German Price Reports, as Stocks Gain     ECB’s Noyer Backs Inflation Vigilance, Flexible Exchange ...Read More

2008-06-25 US Economic Releases

[Skip to the end] MBA Mortgage Applications (Released 7:00 EST) MBA Mortgage Purchases (Released 7:00 EST) MBA Mortgage Refinances (Released 7:00 EST) MBA Mortgage Applications TABLE (Released 7:00 EST) Durable Goods Orders (Released 8:30 EST) Durables Ex Transportation (Released 8:30 EST) New Home Sales TABLE NSA (Released 10:00 EST) Actual Number of ...Read More

Warren B is on the radio!

Mike Norman’s show Tuesday, June 24, 2008 @ 10:20 EST Houston Area: Houston 1110 AM KTEK Dallas / Fort Worth Area: DFW 1110 AM KJSA ...Read More

2008-06-24 Daily US Economic Releases

[Skip to the end] S&P/CaseShiller Home Price Index (Released 9:00 EST) S&P/CaseShiller Composite 20 YoY (Released 9:00 EST) Consumer Confidence (Released 10:00 EST) Richmond Fed Manufacturing Index (Released 10:00 EST) House Price Index MoM (Released 10:00 EST) ABC Consumer Confidence (Released 18:00 EST) S&P/Case Shiller Home Price Index (Apr) Survey Actual 169.9 ...Read More

2008-06-23 Weekly Credit Graph Packet

[Skip to the end] IG On-the-run Spreads IG6 Spreads IG7 Spreads IG8 Spreads IG9 Spreads Looks to be slowly zigging and zagging its way higher. [top] ...Read More