New QSS Report Provides Advance Peak at Services Results

FMI’s assorted commentary on the new Advance Quarterly Services Survey and other BEA efforts to improve and accelerate their GDP data compilation.

Data Round-Up: Manufacturing Looks More Upbeat in 2017

FMI’s analyses of this morning’s January PMI and December Construction reports, as well as a review of 16Q4 GDP Sources & Assumptions.

Data Round-Up: Equipment Sector Looking Up for 2017

FMI’s analyses of today’s Advance Report of 16Q4 GDP and December Durable Goods Orders results.

Data Round-Up: 16Q3 Final Sales, Income Numbers Revised Up; Home Prices Near a Record

FMI’s analyses of today’s Second Report of 16Q3 GDP and September S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Index, as well as notes on the Conference Board’s November Consumer Confidence poll.

Data Round-Up: Strong Nominal Sales Offset in Part by Higher Goods Inflation

FMI’s analyses of this morning’s October Retail Sales and September Business Inventories reports as well as our review of recent U.S. Dollar and Trade Prices movements and an updated look at likely revisions in the Second Report of 16Q3 GDP. Plus notes on today’s November NY Fed Empire Regional Manufacturing Index.

Data Round-Up: 16Q3 Real GDP Rebounded, Led by Exports; Consumption Disappoints

FMI’s analysis of today’s Advance Report of 16Q3 GDP. Also this morning, the Employment Cost Index showed continued steady growth in labor costs, up +2.3% over the past year. FMI believes this very limited data series understates the case.

FMI Weekly Data Preview: October 24-28

FMI’s preview of this week’s notable economic data releases

Real GDP Rebounded Nicely in 16Q3, Respectable Trend Ahead

FMI’s Advance Look at 16Q3 GDP

Data Round-Up: Exports Post Another Upside Surprise in August, Inventories Soften

FMI’s analyses of today’s August Advance Indicators report (Goods Trade, Wholesale & Retail book-value inventories), Third Report of 16Q2 GDP and the latest Weekly UI Claims & Rail Traffic data.

FMI September 2016 Economic and Investment Outlook

FMI's complete September 2016 Economic & Investment Outlook.