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Forecast for the Week: The Jobs Report for September has the potential to move markets upon its release on Friday

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Labor reports will be front and center in the second half of the week. • There will be manufacturing news via the ISM Index on Monday, followed by the ISM Services Index on Wednesday. • The ADP National Employment Report will also be delivered on Wednesday. • As usual, weekly… Read more »

Forecast for the Week: News on housing, inflation and GDP highlight a packed economic calendar

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The Fed meeting could take center stage amidst a full week of economic reports. • Consumer Confidence kicks off the week on Tuesday followed by the Consumer Sentiment Index on Friday. • In housing news, the S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Index will be delivered on Tuesday, New Home Sales Wednesday and… Read more »

Forecast for the Week: Key housing reports may shed light on whether low inventory shows any signs of improvement

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Housing reports will provide important updates on continued low inventory many homebuyers have been facing. • Manufacturing news kicks off the week on Monday with the Empire State Index, followed by the Philadelphia Fed Index on Thursday. • Over in the housing sector, look for the NAHB Housing Market Index… Read more »

Forecast for the Week: Inflation and Retail Sales data highlight this week’s calendar

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Did inflation move higher in August? Were Retail Sales solid? We’ll find out in the second half of the week. • Wholesale inflation data will be reported via the Producer Price Index on Wednesday. The Consumer Price Index follows on Thursday. • As usual, weekly Initial Jobless Claims will be… Read more »

Forecast for the Week: News on housing, GDP and inflation highlight this week’s economic calendar

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This week features key reports across a wide range of sectors. • Look for housing news with the S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Index on Tuesday and Pending Home Sales on Wednesday. • Consumer Confidence and the Consumer Sentiment Index will be released on Tuesday and Friday, respectively. • Gross Domestic Product… Read more »