FMI Weekly Data Preview: September 22-26

FMI’s Preview of this week’s major data reports. The week started slowly with August Existing Home Sales reported down almost -2% to 5.05 mm units this morning (seasonally-adjusted at annual rate).

Fed ‘Macroprudential Policy’ No Substitute for Proper Rates

FMI’s commentary on the Fed’s new emphasis on regulatory policy.

Data Round-Up: 'Gray' July Retail Sales Point to Softer 14Q3 Consumption Growth

FMI’s analyses of today’s July Retail Sales and June Business Inventories reports as well as an updated look at 14Q2 GDP Sources & Assumptions.