Current Economic Data
Current BLUE; Data BETTER or WORSE than expected
saar = Seasonally Adjusted Annual Rate
Release Date Data Series Importance
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Previous Value Expected Value Actual Value 12-Month Change Chart   Interest Rates, past 2-1/2 years Treasury Yield Curve 5/2 Construction Spending - Mar C -0.5% +0.2% +0.3% 5/2 ISM Manufacturing Index - Apr A 51.8 51.5 50.8 5/4 ISM Non-Manufacturing Index - Apr B 54.5 54.7 55.7 5/4 Intl Balance of Trade - Apr D -47.1B -41.4B -40.4B 5/4 Total Factory Orders - Apr D -1.9% +0.6% +1.1% 5/5 Wkly Init Unempl Claims C 257K 262K 274K 4-wk avg 5/6 Unemployment Rate - Apr A 5.0% 4.9% 5.0% 5/6 Non-Farm Payrolls - Apr A 208K 200K 160K 5/6 Non-Farm Private Payrolls - Apr A 184K 195K 171K 5/6 Average Hrly Earnings - Apr C +0.2% +0.3% +0.3% 5/6 Average Hrs Worked/Wk - Apr C 34.4 34.4 34.5 5/7 Non-Farm Productivity Q1 C -1.7% -1.2% -1.0% 5/7 Unit Labor Costs Q1 C +2.7% +3.5% +4.1% 5/12 Wkly Init Unempl Claims C 274K 270K 294K 4-wk avg 5/13 UM Consumer Sent - May final B 89.7 90.0 95.8 5/13 Total Retail Sales - Apr A -0.3% +0.9% +1.3% 5/13 Retail Sales excl Autos C +0.2% +0.5% +0.8% 5/13 Producer Price Index, sa - Apr A -0.1% +0.3% +0.2% 5/17 Consumer Price Index, seas adj - Apr A +0.1% +0.3% 5/17 CPI Core Rate, seas adj B +0.1% +0.2% 5/17 Wkly Init Unempl Claims C 294K 278K 4-wk avg 5/17 Industrial Production Index - Apr B -0.6% +0.2% 5/17 Capacity Utilization - Apr B 74.8% 75.0% 5/17 Building Permits, saar - Apr B 1086K 1130K 5/17 Housing Starts, saar - Apr B 1089K 1135K 5/19 Conference Board Leading Economic Index - Apr B +0.2% +0.3% 5/20 Existing Home Sales, saar Apr B 5.33M 5.40K 5/24 New Home Sales, saar - Apr B 5/26 Durable Goods Orders - Apr B +0.8% 5/26 Durable Goods Orders, excl Transp C -0.2% 5/27 GDP Change - apr - Q1 B +0.5% 5/27 CB Consumer Confidence - May C 96.2 5/31 Case-Shiller Home Price Index, sa - Mar C +5.4% 5/31 Personal Income - Apr C +0.4% 5/31 Personal Consumption Expend C +0.1% 5/31 UM Consumer Sent - May Final B 95.8 7/29 Employment Cost Index, Q4 C +1.9% Martin Capital Advisors, LLP is not responsible for the accuracy of the data contained in any of these charts or indicators. This information is provided for informational purposes only.
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