Economic Calendar

Time Event Actual Forecast Prior
Sunday, Mar 15
17:00 N/A FOMC rate decision (%) 0.000 - 0.250 0.875 1.125
Monday, Mar 16
8:30 Mar NY Fed Manufacturing -21.5 4.00 12.90
Tuesday, Mar 17
8:30 Feb Retail Sales (%) -0.5 0.2 0.3
9:15 Feb Capacity Utilization (%) 77.0 77.1 76.8
9:15 Feb Industrial Production (%) 0.6 0.4 -0.3
10:00 Jan Business Inventories (% ) -0.1 -0.1 0.1
11:00 Mar NAHB housing market indx 72 73 74
Wednesday, Mar 18
8:30 Feb House starts mm: change (%) -1.5 -3.6
8:30 Feb Housing starts number mm (ml) 1.599 1.500 1.567
8:30 Feb Building permits: number (ml) 1.464 1.500 1.550
8:30 Feb Build permits: change mm (%) -5.5 9.2
Thursday, Mar 19
8:30 Mar Philly Fed Business Index -12.7 10.0 36.7
10:00 Feb Leading index chg mm (%) +0.1 0.1 0.8
Friday, Mar 20
10:00 Feb Existing home sales (ml) 5.77 5.50 5.46
10:00 Feb Exist. home sales % chg (%) 6.5 0.7 -1.3
Tuesday, Mar 24
9:45 Mar PMI-Manufacturing (Markit) 49.2 42.8 50.7
9:45 Mar PMI-Composite (source:Markit) 40.5 49.6
9:45 Mar PMI-Services (Markit) 39.1 42.0 49.4
10:00 Feb New home sales-units mm (ml) 0.765 0.750 0.764
10:00 Feb New home sales chg mm (%) -4.4 -2.0 7.9
13:00 2-Yr Note Auction (bl) 40
Wednesday, Mar 25
7:00 w/e Mortgage Market Index 758.4 1073.6
7:00 w/e MBA Purchase Index 237.4 278.1
7:00 w/e Mortgage Refinance Index 3809.3 5751.0
7:00 w/e MBA 30-yr mortgage rate (%) 3.82 3.74
8:30 Feb Durable goods (%) 1.2 -0.8 -0.2
8:30 Feb Nondefense ex-air (%) -0.8 -0.4 1.1
9:00 Jan Monthly Home Price yy (%) 5.2 5.2
9:00 Jan Monthly Home Price mm (%) 0.3 0.6
10:30 w/e Crude Oil Inventory (ml) 1.623 2.774 1.954
11:30 2-Yr Note Auction (bl) 18
13:00 5-Yr Note Auction (bl) 41
Thursday, Mar 26
8:30 Q4 GDP Final (%) 2.1 2.1 2.1
8:30 w/e Continued jobless claims (ml) 1.803 1.725 1.701
8:30 w/e Jobless Claims (k) 3283 3000 281
13:00 7-Yr Note Auction (bl) 32
Friday, Mar 27
8:30 Feb PCE (y/y) (%) 1.8 1.7
8:30 Feb Consumer Spending (Consumption) (%) 0.2 0.2 0.2
8:30 Feb Core PCE (m/m) (%) 0.2 0.2 0.1
8:30 Feb Core PCE Inflation (y/y) (%) 1.8 1.7 1.6
8:30 Feb Personal Income (%) 0.6 0.4 0.6
10:00 Mar Consumer Inflation Expectations (1yr) (%) 2.2 2.3
10:00 Mar Consumer Inflation Expectations (5yr) (%) 2.2 2.3
10:00 Mar Consumer Sentiment (ip) 89.1 90.0 95.9
Time Event Actual Forecast Prior
Monday, Mar 30
10:00 Feb Pending Sales Index 111.5 108.8
10:00 Feb Pending Home Sales (%) +2.4 -1.0 5.2
Tuesday, Mar 31
9:00 Jan CaseShiller 20 yy (% ) +3.1 3.2 2.9
9:00 Jan CaseShiller 20 mm SA (%) +0.3 0.4 0.4
9:45 Mar Chicago PMI 47.8 40.0 49.0
10:00 Mar Consumer confidence 120.0 110.0 130.7
Wednesday, Apr 01
7:00 w/e Mortgage Market Index 874.6 758.4
7:00 w/e MBA Purchase Index 211.7 237.4
7:00 w/e Mortgage Refinance Index 4781.1 3809.3
7:00 w/e MBA 30-yr mortgage rate (%) 3.47 3.82
8:15 Mar ADP National Employment (k) --27 -150 183
10:00 Feb Construction spending (%) -1.3 0.5 1.8
10:00 Mar ISM Manufacturing PMI 49.1 45.0 50.1
10:00 Mar ISM Mfg Prices Paid 37.4 41.2 45.9
10:30 w/e Crude Oil Inventory (ml) 13.834 3.997 1.623
Thursday, Apr 02
7:30 Mar Challenger layoffs (k) 56.660
8:30 Feb International trade mm $ (bl) -40.0 -45.3
8:30 w/e Continued jobless claims (ml) 4.882 1.803
8:30 w/e Jobless Claims (k) 3500 3283
9:45 Mar ISM-New York index 867.9
10:00 Feb Factory orders mm (%) 0.2 -0.5
Friday, Apr 03
8:30 Mar Manufacturing payrolls (k) -20 15
8:30 Mar Private Payrolls (k) -163 228
8:30 Mar Average workweek hrs (hr) 34.1 34.4
8:30 Mar Non-farm payrolls (k) -100 273
8:30 Mar Unemployment rate mm (%) 3.8 3.5
8:30 Mar Average earnings mm (%) 0.2 0.3
10:00 Mar ISM N-Mfg Bus Act 45.0 57.8
10:00 Mar ISM N-Mfg PMI 44.0 57.3
Time Event Actual Forecast Prior
Monday, Apr 06
10:00 Mar Employment Trends 109.00
Tuesday, Apr 07
15:00 Feb Consumer credit (bl) 16.50 12.02
Thursday, Apr 09
8:30 Mar Core Producer Prices YY (%) 1.7 1.4
8:30 Mar Producer Prices (%) -0.3 -0.6
8:30 Mar Core Producer Prices MM (%) 0.0 -0.3
10:00 Apr 1yr Inflation Outlook (%) 2.2
10:00 Apr Consumer Sentiment 95.0 89.1
10:00 Feb Wholesale inventories mm (%) -0.2 -0.5
10:00 Apr 5yr Inflation Outlook (%) 2.2
10:00 Feb Wholesale sales mm (%) 1.6
Friday, Apr 10
8:30 Mar Core CPI (Annual) (%) 2.3 2.4
8:30 Mar Consumer Price Index (CPI) (%) -0.1 0.1
14:00 Mar Federal budget, $ (bl) -236.25 -235.00

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