Growth Outlook and Business Cycle
Data Round-Up: Private Sector UI Claims Set New Low
FMI’s reviews of the latest Weekly UI Claims & Rail Traffic results.
Data Round-Up: Core CPI Continues to Exceed Fed's Inflation Target
FMI’s analysis of this morning’s November CPI report.
Data Round Up: November Jobs, Wage Gains Will Cement Fed's December Rate Hike Decision
FMI’s analysis of this morning’s November Employment report. Also this morning, wholesale book-value inventories were reported up a brisk +0.8+% for October.
Data Round-Up: Chicago Purchasing Managers Index Spiked Up in November
FMI’s analysis of today’s November Chicago Purchasing Managers Index and other regional surveys, plus our Summary of major data released in November and Schedule of releases for December.
Data Round-Up: Led by Multi-Families, Housing Starts Pick Up in October
FMI’s analyses of this morning’s October Housing Starts report.
Data Round-Up: UI Claims Remain Extremely Healthy
FMI’s review of today’s Weekly Initial UI Claims & Rail Traffic data.
Data Round-Up: Special Factors Boost Core & Total PPI in October
FMI’s analyses of this morning’s October PPI
Data Round-Up: Small Business Optimism Remains Strong, Hiring & Compensation Plans Elevated
FMI’s review of today’s October NFIB Small Business Optimism Index
Data Round-Up: Total & Core CPI Pick Up in October
FMI’s analysis of this morning’s October CPI report.
Data Round-Up: Retail Sales Point to +2.75% Real Consumption Gain in 18Q4
FMI’s analyses of this morning’s mass of data including: October Retail Sales, September Business Inventories, plus an updated look at 18Q3 GDP Data Revisions to Date, November Philadelphia Fed and NY Fed Empire regional manufacturing indices, October Import Export Prices, plus U.S. Dollar Analysis and Weekly Initial UI Claims & Rail Traffic.