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 1/2 ISM Manufacturing Index - Dec A 58.7 57.5 55.5 -1.5 1/2 Construction Spending - Oct C +1.2% +0.1% -0.3% +2.3% 1/5 Auto & Lt Truck Sales, saar Dec B 14.0M 17.0M +5.5% 1/6 ISM Non-Manufacturing Index - Dec B 59.3 58.5 56.2 +3.2 1/6 Total Factory Orders - Nov D -0.7% -0.4% -0.7% -0.1% 1/7 Intl Balance of Trade - Nov D -$43.4B -$42.0B -$39.0B 1/8 Wkly Init Unempl Claims 11/29 C 298K 290K 294K 294K 4-wk avg 1/9 Unemployment Rate - Dec A 5.8% 5.7% 5.6% -1.1% 1/9 Non-Farm Payrolls - Dec A 321K 250K 252K 2.8M 1/9 Non-Farm Private Payrolls - Dec A 314K 238K 240K 2.8M 1/9 Average Hrly Earnings - Dec C +0.4% +0.2% -0.2% +1.7% 1/9 Average Hrs Worked/Wk - Dec C 34.6 34.6 34.6 +0.2 1/14 Total Retail Sales - Dec A +0.7% +0.1% -0.9% +3.1% 1/14 Retail Sales excl Autos C +0.5% +0.1% -1.0% +1.9% 1/15 Wkly Init Unempl Claims 1/08 C 294K 290K 316K 298K 4-wk avg 1/15 Producer Price Index, sa - Dec A -0.2% -0.4% -0.3% -1.3% 1/16 UM Consumer Sent - Jan prelim B 93.6 94.1 98.2 +15.7 1/16 Capacity Utilization - Dec B 80.1% 79.9% 79.7% +1.29 1/16 Industrial Production Index - Dec B +1.3% -0.1% -0.1% +4.9% 1/16 Consumer Price Index, seas adj - Nov A -0.3% -0.4% -0.4% +0.6% 1/16 CPI Core Rate, seas adj B +0.1% +0.1% +0.0% +1.6% 1/21 Building Permits, saar - Dec B 1035K 1060K 1032K 1.4% 1/21 Housing Starts, saar - Dec B 1028K 1040K 1089K +5.3% 1/22 Wkly Init Unempl Claims - 1/14 C 316K 302K 307K 306.5K 4-wk avg 1/23 Conference Board Leading Economic Index - Dec B +0.6% +0.5% +0.5% 1/23 Existing Home Sales, saar Dec B 4.93M 5.10K 5.04M +2.4% 1/27 Durable Goods Orders - Dec B -2.1% +0.5% -3.4% +0.3% 1/27 Durable Goods Orders, excl Transp C -1.3% +0.5% -0.8% +3.8% 1/27 CB Consumer Confidence - Jan C 93.1 96.0 102.9 +23.9 1/27 Case-Shiller Home Price Index, sa - Oct C -0.1% -0.2% -0.2% +4.3% 1/29 Wkly Init Unempl Claims C 307K 301K 4-wk avg 1/29 New Home Sales, saar - Jan B 431K 450K 1/30 GDP Change - apr - Q4 1st B +5.0% -3.2% 1/30 UM Consumer Sent - Jan final B 98.2 98.2 1/31 Employment Cost Index, NOT apr - Q2 C +0.7% 2/2 Personal Income - Dec C +0.5% 2/2 Personal Consumption Expend C +0.1% 2/5 Unit Labor Costs Q4 C -1.0% 2/5 Non-Farm Productivity Q4 C +2.3% 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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