Current Economic Data
Current BLUE; Data BETTER or WORSE than expected
saar = Seasonally Adjusted Annual Rate
Release Date Data Series Importance
A - D
Previous Value Expected Value Actual Value 12-Month Change Chart   Interest Rates, past 2-1/2 years Treasury Yield Curve 7/1 ISM Manufacturing Index - Jun A 55.4 55.8 55.3 +4.4 7/1 Construction Spending - May C +0.8% +0.4% +0.1% +6.6% 7/1 Auto & Lt Truck Sales, saar Jun B 16.8M 17.0M +7.6% 7/2 Total Factory Orders - May D +0.8% -0.4% -0.5% +2.4% 7/3 Int'l Balance of Trade - May D -$47.0B -$45.2B -$44.4B 7/3 Wkly Init Unempl Claims - 06/28 C 312K 314K 315K 4-wk avg 315K 7/3 ISM Non-Manufacturing Index - Jun B 56.3 56.5 56.0 +3.8 7/3 Unemployment Rate - Jun A 6.3% 6.3% 6.1% -1.4 7/3 Non-Farm Payrolls - Jun A 217K 210K 288K 1.65M 7/3 Non-Farm Private Payrolls - Jun A 216K 213K 262K 1.38M 7/3 Average Hrly Earnings - Jun C +0.2% +0.2% +0.2% +2.0% 7/3 Average Hrs Worked/Wk - Jun C 34.5 34.5 34.5 unch 7/10 Wkly Init Unempl Claims - 07/05 C 315K 311K 304K 4-wk avg 311K 7/15 Total Retail Sales - Jun A +0.5% +0.7% +0.2% +4.3% 7/15 Retail Sales excl Autos C +0.4% +0.6% +0.4% +3.7% 7/16 Producer Price Index, sa - Jun A -0.2% +0.2% +0.4% +3.2% 7/16 Capacity Utilization - Jun B 79.1% 79.2% 79.1% +1.7% 7/16 Industrial Production Index - Jun B +0.5% +0.4% +0.2% +4.3% 7/17 Building Permits, saar - Jun B 991K 1037K 963K +2.7% 7/17 Housing Starts, saar - Jun B 1001K 2010K 893K +7.5% 7/17 Wkly Init Unempl Claims - 07/12 C 305K 315K 302K 4-wk avg 309K 7/18 UM Consumer Sent - Jul Final B 82.5 84.0 81.3 7/18 Conference Board Leading Economic Index - May B +0.7% +0.5% +0.3% 7/22 Consumer Price Index, seas adj - Jun A +0.4% +0.3% +0.3% +2.1% 7/22 CPI Core Rate, seas adj B +0.3% +0.2% +0.3% +1.9% 7/22 Existing Home Sales, saar Jun B 4.91M 5.00M 5.04M -2.3% 7/24 New Home Sales, saar - Jun B 442K 475K 406K 7/24 Wkly Init Unempl Claims 7/19 C 303K 308K 284K 302K 4-wk avg 7/25 Durable Goods Orders - Jul B -0.9% +0.3% 7/25 Durable Goods Orders, excl Transp C 0.0% +0.7 7/29 CB Consumer Confidence - Jul C 85.2 7/29 Case-Shiller Home Price Index, sa - Jun C +1.1% 7/30 GDP Change - apr - Q2 1st B -2.9% 7/31 Employment Cost Index, NOT apr - Q2 C +0.3% 8/1 Personal Income - Jun C +0.4% 8/1 Personal Consumption Expend C +0.2% 8/1 UM Consumer Sent - Jun final B 82.5 8/8 Unit Labor Costs Q2 C 5.7% 8/8 Non-Farm Productivity Q1 C -3.2% 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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