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 10/1 ISM Manufacturing Index - Sep A 59.0 58.3 56.6 +0.4 10/1 Construction Spending - Aug C +1.8% +0.4% -0.3% +5.0% 10/1 Auto & Lt Truck Sales, saar Sep B 17.5M 16.8M 16.4M +6.5% 10/2 Total Factory Orders - Aug D +10.5% -9.3% -10.1% +4.14% 10/2 Wkly Init Unempl Claims 9/27 C 293K 297K 287K 294K 4-wk avg 10/3 Int'l Balance of Trade - Aug D -$40.5B -$40.9B -$40.1B 10/3 ISM Non-Manufacturing Index - Sep B 59.6 58.9 58.6 +4.2 10/3 Unemployment Rate - Sep A 6.1% 6.1% 5.9% -1.3 10/3 Non-Farm Payrolls - Sep A 180K 210K 248K 2.6M 10/3 Non-Farm Private Payrolls - Sep A 175K 205K 236K 2.5M 10/3 Average Hrly Earnings - Sep C +0.2% +0.2% +0.0% +2.0% 10/3 Average Hrs Worked/Wk - Sep C 34.5 34.5 34.6 10/09 Wkly Init Unempl Claims 10/4 C 287K 295K 287K 287K 4-wk avg 10/15 Total Retail Sales - Sep A +0.6% -0.2% -0.3% +4.3% 10/15 Retail Sales excl Autos C +0.3% +0.3% -0.2% +3.1% 10/15 Producer Price Index, sa - Sep A +0.0% +0.1% -0.1% +1.6% 10/16 Wkly Init Unempl Claims C 287K 290K 264K 283K 4-wk avg 10/16 Capacity Utilization - Sep B 78.8% 79.1% 79.3% +0.9 10/16 Industrial Production Index - Sep B -0.1% +0.4% +1.0% +4.32% 10/17 UM Consumer Sent - Oct prelim B 84.6 84.0 86.4 10/17 Building Permits, saar - Sep B 998K 1030K 1018K +2.6% 10/17 Housing Starts, saar - Sep B 956K 1013K 1017K +15.1% 10/19 Conference Board Leading Economic Index - Aug B +0.9% +0.4% +0.2% 10/21 Existing Home Sales, saar Sep B 5.05M 5.11M 10/22 Consumer Price Index, seas adj - Sep A -0.2% 0.0% 10/22 CPI Core Rate, seas adj B 0.0% 0.2% 10/23 Wkly Init Unempl Claims C 264K 283K 4-wk avg 10/24 New Home Sales, saar - Sep B 504K 473K 10/28 CB Consumer Confidence - Oct C 93.0 10/28 Case-Shiller Home Price Index, sa - Aug C +1.1% 10/28 Durable Goods Orders - Oct B -18.2% 10/28 Durable Goods Orders, excl Transp C +0.7% 10/30 GDP Change - apr - Q3 1st B 10/31 Personal Income - Sep C +0.3% 10/31 Real Personal Consumption Expend C +0.1% 10/31 UM Consumer Sent - Oct final B 10/31 Employment Cost Index, NOT apr - Q2 C +0.7% 11/6 Unit Labor Costs Q3 C -0.1% 11/6 Non-Farm Productivity Q3 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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