US Economic Calendar: Christmas Week 2015

By | December 20, 2015

These are the U.S. economic releases expected during this Christmas-shortened week!

Key among them are 3rd Quarter GDP on Tuesday, Existing Homes Sales on Tuesday, November Durable Goods Orders on Wednesday and New Home Sales also on Wednesday.

Data Courtesy of Investing.com

Time Cur. Imp. Event Actual Forecast Previous
Time Cur. Imp. Event Actual Forecast Previous
Monday, December 21, 2015
04:30  USD Investing.com Gold Index 53.6%
04:30  USD Investing.com S&P 500 Index 41.3%
08:30  USD Chicago Fed National Activity (Nov) -0.04
11:30  USD 3-Month Bill Auction 0.280%
11:30  USD 6-Month Bill Auction 0.585%
Tuesday, December 22, 2015
08:30  USD Core PCE Prices (Q3) 1.30% 1.30%
08:30  USD Corporate Profits (QoQ) (Q3) 1.3% -1.6%
08:30  USD GDP (QoQ) (Q3) 1.9% 2.1%
08:30  USD GDP Price Index (QoQ) (Q3) 1.3% 1.3%
08:30  USD GDP Sales (Q3) 2.8% 2.7%
08:30  USD PCE Prices (Q3) 1.3% 1.3%
08:30  USD Real Consumer Spending (Q3) 3.0%
08:55  USD Redbook (YoY) 1.5%
08:55  USD Redbook (MoM) -0.8%
09:00  USD House Price Index (MoM) (Oct) 0.4% 0.8%
09:00  USD House Price Index (YoY) (Oct) 6.1%
09:00  USD House Price Index (Oct) 226.5
10:00  USD Existing Home Sales (MoM) (Nov) 0.5% -3.4%
10:00  USD Existing Home Sales (Nov) 5.37M 5.36M
10:00  USD Richmond Manufacturing Index (Dec) -1 -3
10:00  USD Richmond Manufacturing Shipments (Dec) -2
10:00  USD Richmond Services Index (Dec) -1
11:30  USD 4-Week Bill Auction 0.205%
16:35  USD API Weekly Crude Oil Stock 2.300M
Wednesday, December 23, 2015
07:00  USD MBA 30-Year Mortgage Rate 4.14%
07:00  USD MBA Mortgage Applications (WoW) -1.1%
07:00  USD MBA Purchase Index 221.7
07:00  USD Mortgage Market Index 419.4
07:00  USD Mortgage Refinance Index 1,592.7
08:30  USD Core Durable Goods Orders (MoM) (Nov) 0.1% 0.5%
08:30  USD Core PCE Price Index (MoM) (Nov) 0.1% 0.0%
08:30  USD Core PCE Price Index (YoY) (Nov) 1.4% 1.3%
08:30  USD Durable Goods Orders (MoM) (Nov) -0.6% 2.9%
08:30  USD Durables Excluding Defense (MoM) (Nov) -0.2% 3.1%
08:30  USD Goods Orders Non Defense Ex Air (MoM) (Nov) -0.1% 1.3%
08:30  USD Personal Income (MoM) (Nov) 0.2% 0.4%
08:30  USD Personal Spending (MoM) (Nov) 0.3% 0.1%
08:30  USD Real Personal Consumption (MoM) (Nov) 0.1%
10:00  USD Michigan 5-Year Inflation Expectations (Dec) 2.60%
10:00  USD Michigan Consumer Expectations (Dec) 82.0 82.0
10:00  USD Michigan Consumer Sentiment (Dec) 92.0 91.8
10:00  USD Michigan Current Conditions (Dec) 106.5 107.0
10:00  USD Michigan Inflation Expectations (Dec) 2.6%
10:00  USD New Home Sales (Nov) 505K 495K
10:00  USD New Home Sales (MoM) (Nov) 2.0% 10.7%
10:30  USD Crude Oil Inventories 4.801M
10:30  USD EIA Weekly Distillates Stocks 2.563M
10:30  USD Gasoline Inventories 1.731M
13:00  USD Dallas Fed PCE (Nov) 1.30%
Thursday, December 24, 2015
  Holiday United States – Christmas Eve – Early close at 13:30
08:30  USD Continuing Jobless Claims 2,238K
08:30  USD Initial Jobless Claims 270K 271K
08:30  USD Jobless Claims 4-Week Avg. 270.50K
09:50  USD Bloomberg Consumer Confidence 40.9
10:30  USD ECRI Weekly Annualized (WoW) -0.6%
10:30  USD ECRI Weekly Index 131.1
10:30  USD Natural Gas Storage -34B
13:00  USD Baker Hughes U.S. Rig Count 541
Friday, December 25, 2015
All Day   Holiday United States – Christmas Day

Michael Haltman is President of Hallmark Abstract Service in New York. He can be reached at mhaltman@hallmarkabstractllc.com.

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