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 3/30 Personal Income - Feb C +0.3% +0.3% +0.4% +4.6% 3/30 Personal Consumption Expend C +0.1% +0.1% +0.1% +1.1% 3/31 CB Consumer Confidence - Mar C 96.4 96.2 101.3 +17.4 3/31 Case-Shiller Home Price Index, sa - Jan C +4.5% +4.5% +4.6% 4/1 ISM Manufacturing Index - Mar A 52.9 52.5 51.5 -1.7 4/1 Construction Spending - Feb C -1.7% -0.2% -0.1% +2.1% 4/1 Auto & Lt Truck Sales, saar Mar B 17.0M 4/2 Total Factory Orders - Feb D -0.7% -0.5% +0.2% -4.3% 4/2 Wkly Init Unempl Claims 03/28 C 282K 285K 285K 268K 4-wk avg 4/2 Intl Balance of Trade - Feb D -$41.8B -$42.0B -$35.5B 4/3 Unemployment Rate - Mar A 5.5% 5.5% 5.5% -1.1 4/3 Non-Farm Payrolls - Mar A 264K 248K 126K +1.95M 4/3 Non-Farm Private Payrolls - Mar A 288K 240K 129K +1.65M 4/3 Average Hrly Earnings - Mar C +0.1% +0.2% +0.3% 4/3 Average Hrs Worked/Wk - Mar C 34.6 34.6 34.5 4/6 ISM Non-Manufacturing Index - Mar B 52.9 52.5 51.5 +3.4 4/14 Total Retail Sales - Mar A -0.5% +1.1% +0.9% +1.2% 4/14 Retail Sales excl Autos C 0.0% +0.6% +0.4% +0.2% 4/14 Producer Price Index, sa - Mar A -0.5% +0.2% +0.2% -0.8% 4/15 Capacity Utilization - Mar B 78.9% 78.7% 78.4% -0.7 4/15 Industrial Production Index - Mar B +0.1% -0.3% -0.6% +3.5% 4/16 Wkly Init Unempl Claims C 281K 280K 294K 283K 4-wk avg 4/16 Building Permits, saar - Mar B 1102K 1085K 1039K +2.8% 4/16 Housing Starts, saar - Mar B 908K 1040K 926K -2.5% 4/17 UM Consumer Sent - Apr prelim B 93.0 95.0 95.9 +11.8 4/17 Conference Board Leading Economic Index - Mar B +0.2% +0.3% +0.2% 4/17 Consumer Price Index, seas adj - Mar A +0.2% +0.2% +0.2% +0.0% 4/17 CPI Core Rate, seas adj B +0.2% +0.1% +0.2% +1.8% 4/22 Existing Home Sales, saar Feb B 4.88M 4/23 New Home Sales, saar - Apr B 539K 4/23 Wkly Init Unempl Claims C 4-wk avg 4/24 Durable Goods Orders - Mar B -1.4% 4/24 Durable Goods Orders, excl Transp C -0.4% 4/29 GDP Change - apr - Q1 B +2.2% 4/30 Employment Cost Index, NOT apr - Q2 C +0.6% 5/1 UM Consumer Sent - Apr final B 95.9 92.0- 93.0 8.9 5/6 Non-Farm Productivity Q1 C -2.2% 5/6 Unit Labor Costs Q4 C +4.1% 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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