Current Economic Data
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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 7/29 UM Consumer Sent - June Final B 93.5 90.4 90.0 -2.9 7/29 GDP Change - apr - Q2 B +0.8% +2.6% +1.2% +1.2% 7/29 Employment Cost Index, Q4 C +0.6% +0.6% +0.6% 8/1 Construction Spending - Jun C -0.1% +0.7% -0.6% +0.2% 8/1 ISM Manufacturing Index - Jul A 53.2 53.1 52.6 +1.5 8/2 Personal Income - Jun C +0.2% +0.3% +0.4% 8/2 Personal Consumption Expend C +0.2% 8/3 ISM Non-Manufacturing Index - Jul B 56.5 55.8 55.5 -3.5 8/4 Total Factory Orders - Jun D -1.2% -1.9% -1.5% -6.3% 8/4 Wkly Init Unempl Claims C 266K 264K 269K 260K 4-wk avg 8/5 Intl Balance of Trade - Jun D -41.1B -42.7B -44.5B 8/5 Unemployment Rate - Jul A 4.9% 4.8% 4.9% -0.4% 8/5 Non-Farm Payrolls - Jul A 287K 185K 255K 2.4M 8/5 Non-Farm Private Payrolls - Jul A 265K 171K 217K 2.4M 8/5 Average Hrly Earnings - Jul C +0.1% +0.2% +0.3% +2.5% 8/5 Average Hrs Worked/Wk - Jun C 34.4 34.4 34.4 -0.1 8/9 Unit Labor Costs Q2 C +4.5% +2.0% +2.0% +3.0% 8/9 Non-Farm Productivity Q2 C -0.6% -0.5% -0.5% +0.6% 8/11 Wkly Init Unempl Claims C 267K 265K 266K 263K 4-wk avg 8/12 Producer Price Index, sa - Jul A +0.5% +0.1% -0.4% -0.2% 8/12 UM Consumer Sent - Aug B 90.0 91.0 90.4 -1.5 8/12 Total Retail Sales - Jul A +0.6% +0.4% unch +2.3% 8/12 Retail Sales excl Autos C +0.7% +0.3% -0.1% +2.2% 8/16 Industrial Production Index - Jul B +0.6% +0.3% +0.7% -1.5% 8/16 Capacity Utilization - Jul B 75.4% 75.5% 75.9% -0.7 8/16 Consumer Price Index, seas adj - Jul A +0.2% unch unch +0.8% 8/16 CPI Core Rate, seas adj B +0.2% +0.2% +0.1% +2.2% 8/16 Building Permits, saar - Jul B 1153K 1160K 1152K +0.8% 8/16 Housing Starts, saar - Jul B 1189K 1180K 1211K +5.6% 8/18 Wkly Init Unempl Claims C 266K 265K 262K 265K 4-wk avg 8/18 Conference Board Leading Economic Index - Jul B +0.3% +0.4% +0.4% 8/23 New Home Sales, saar - Jul B 592K 8/24 Existing Home Sales, saar Jul B 5.51M 5.50M 5.57M 8/25 Durable Goods Orders - Jul B -4.0% 8/25 Durable Goods Orders, excl Transp C -0.5% 8/30 Case-Shiller Home Price Index, sa - Jun C +5.2% 8/30 CB Consumer Confidence - Aug C 97.3 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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