Data Round-Up: Fed Bank Surveys Show Promising Start for 2017

posted by Michael Lewis on January 19, 2017

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While none are A-list indicators, today’s reports were all clearly upbeat. Manufacturing activity is picking up, housing starts continue to trend up gradually, and UI claims point to further healthy job gains.


FMI’s analyses of today’s January Philadelphia Fed regional manufacturing survey, December Housing Starts report, and the latest Weekly UI Claims & Rail Traffic results.

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