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2008-05-29 US Economic Releases

[Skip to the end] GDP QoQ Annualized (Released 9:30 EST) Personal Consumption (Released 9:30 EST) GDP Price Index (Released 9:30 EST) Core PCE QoQ (Released 9:30 EST) Initial Jobless Claims (Released 9:30 EST) Continuing Claims (Released 9:30 EST) Help Wanted Index (Released 11:00 EST) GDP QoQ Annualized (1Q P) Survey 0.9% Actual ...Read More

2008-04-24 US Economic Releases

Durable Goods Orders (Released 8:30AM EST) Initial Jobless Claims (Released 8:30AM EST) Continuing Claims (Released 8:30AM EST) Help Wanted Index (Released 10AM EST) New Home Sales (Released 10AM EST) From Karim: Initial claims down from 375k (revised from 372k) to 342k Continuing claims down from 2999k (revised from 2984k) to 2934k DGO ...Read More

2008-03-27 US Economic Releases

GDP Annualized (4Q F) Survey 0.6% Actual 0.6% Prior 0.6% Revised n/a Personal Consumption (4Q F) Survey 1.9% Actual 2.3% Prior 1.9% Revised n/a Revised up to a very respectable number. And income remains positive, and employment is at high levels. GDP Price Index (4Q F) Survey 2.7% Actual 2.4% Prior 2.7% ...Read More

2008-01-31 US Economic Releases

Personal Income (Dec) Survey 0.4% Actual 0.5% Prior 0.4% Revised n/a Personal Income TABLE A bit better than expected, holding up reasonably well, as declining interest rates reduce interest income component. Personal Spending (Dec) Survey 0.1% Actual 0.2% Prior 1.1% Revised 1.0% Personal Spending TABLE OK number after last month’s large increase. ...Read More

2007-12-28 US Economic Releases

Chicago Purchasing Manager (Dec) Survey 51.7 Actual 56.6 Prior 52.9 Revised n/a Graph Looks Ok. New Home Sales (Nov) Survey 717K Actual 647K Prior 728K Revised 711K New Home Sales MoM (Nov) Survey -1.6% Actual -9.0% Prior 1.7% Revised 1.7% Still heading south, but less impact on GDP. Also, fewer homes are ...Read More

2007-11-29 US Economic Releases

GCP Annualized (3QP) Survey 4.8% Actual 4.9% Prior 3.9% Revised n/a Keeps coming in above expectations. Personal Consumption (3QP) Survey 2.9% Actual 2.7% Prior 3.0% Revised n/a A touch higher bust still seems very low. GDP Price Index (3QP) Survey 0.8% Actual 0.9% Prior 0.8% Revised n/a A touch higher bust still ...Read More