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 4/1 ISM Manufacturing Index - Mar A 53.2 54.0 53.7 +2.4 4/1 Construction Spending - Feb C +0.1% +0.1% +0.1% +8.7% 4/1 Auto & Lt Truck Sales, saar Mar B 15.3 16.3 +7.2% 4/2 Total Factory Orders - Feb D -0.7% +1.1% +1.6% +0.1% 4/3 Int'l Balance of Trade - Feb D -$39.1B -$39.3B -$43.3B 4/3 ISM Non-Manufacturing Index - Mar B 51.6 53.5 53.1 -1.3 4/3 Wkly Init Unempl Claims - 02/22 C 321K 330K 326K 4-wk avg 319.5K 4/4 Unemployment Rate - Mar A 6.7% 6.6% 6.7% -0.8% 4/4 Non-Farm Payrolls - Mar A 175K 195K 192K 2.25M 4/4 Non-Farm Private Payrolls - Mar A 162K 205K 192K 2.25M 4/4 Average Hrly Earnings - Mar C +0.4% +0.2% +0.0% +2.1% 4/4 Average Hrs Worked/Wk - Mar C 34.2 34.4 34.5 unch 4/10 Wkly Init Unempl Claims - 03/29 C 332K 325K 300K 4-wk avg 316K 4/11 UM Consumer Sent - Mar Prelim B 80.0 81.0 82.6 +10.3 4/11 Producer Price Index, sa - Mar A -0.1% +0.1% +0.5% +2.0% 4/14 Total Retail Sales - Mar A +0.3% +1.0% +1.1% +3.8% 4/14 Retail Sales excl Autos C +0.3% +0.5% +1.0% +2.8% 4/15 Consumer Price Index, seas adj - Mar A +0.1% +0.1% +0.2% +1.5% 4/15 CPI Core Rate, seas adj B +0.1% +0.1% +0.2% 1.6% 4/16 Capacity Utilization - Feb B 78.5% 78.8% 4/16 Industrial Production Index - Feb B +0.6% +0.5% 4/16 Building Permits, saar - Mar B 1018K 1003K 4/16 Housing Starts, saar - Mar B 907K 955K 4/17 Wkly Init Unempl Claims C 300K 312K 4-wk avg 4/18 Conference Board Leading Economic Index - Mar B +0.5% 4/22 Existing Home Sales, saar Mar B 4.60M 4/23 New Home Sales, saar - Mar B 440K 4/24 Durable Goods Orders - Mar B +2.2% 4/24 Durable Goods Orders, excl Transp C +0.2% 4/25 UM Consumer Sent - Apr B 4/28 Pending Home Sales s/a - Mar D 93.9 4/29 Case-Shiller Home Price Index, sa - Feb C -0.1% 4/29 CB Consumer Confidence - Apr C 82.3 4/30 GDP Change - apr - Q4 B 2.6% 5/1 Personal Income - Mar C +0.3% 5/1 Personal Consumption Expend C +0.1% 4/30 Employment Cost Index, NOT apr - Q1 C +0.4% 5/7 Unit Labor Costs Q1 C -0.1% 5/7 Non-Farm Productivity Q1 C 1.8% 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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