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Data Round-Up: May Regional Surveys Mixed But Healthy Overall

FMI’s analyses of today’s May Chicago Purchasing Managers and other Regional Business Surveys and a review of Fed Bank Discount Rate Requests in March-April, plus our Summary of data released in May and Schedule of major releases in June.

Update: Chicago PMI Corrected, Now Shows Increase for May

Shortly after FMI transmitted our analysis this morning, ISM-Chicago corrected their May report, changing the Chicago PMI from 55.2 to 59.4. Thus, instead of dropping -3 points this month, the index firmed a point, reaching a 2.5-year high.

Data Round-Up: Real Consumption Likely Up +3% or More in 17Q2

FMI’s analyses of today’s April Personal Income & Consumption report, March S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Index, and May Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index, as well as our Preview of the rest of this week’s major releases.

Data Round-Up: Durable Orders Stumble But Equipment Spending on Track for Decent 17Q2

FMI’s analyses of today’s April Durable Goods Orders and Second Report of 17Q1 GDP.

Data Round-Up: Goods Trade Balance Deteriorates, Inventories Disappoint in April

FMI’s analysis of today’s April Advance Indicators (Goods-Trade, Retail & Wholesale Inventories) report as well as our review of the latest Weekly UI Claims & Rail Traffic results.

Trump Seeks Big Discretionary Budget Cut, Should Get Some

FMI’s commentary on the Trump budget unveiled this week.

Data Round-Up: Existing Homes Sales Dip in April, Trend Remains Positive

FMI’s review of this morning’s April Existing Homes Sales report.

Data Round-Up: New Home Sales Retrench in April; Fed Bank Surveys Mixed in May

FMI’s analyses of today’s April New Home Sales, plus notes on today's May Richmond & Philadelphia Fed regional surveys.

FMI Weekly Data Preview: May 22-26

FMI’s Preview of this week’s notable data releases

Data Round-Up: 'Trump Bump' Persists, in Philadelphia at Least

FMI’s analyses of this morning’s May Philadelphia Fed Manufacturing Index and the latest Weekly UI Claims and Rail Traffic results.