Thursday, April 13, 2017

Friday: Retail Sales, CPI

by Bill McBride on 4/13/2017 07:26:00 PM

Friday:
• At 8:30 AM ET, Retail sales for March will be released.  The consensus is for no change in retail sales in March.

• Also at 8:30 AM, The Consumer Price Index for March from the BLS. The consensus is for no change in CPI, and a 0.2% increase in core CPI.

• At 10:00 AM, Manufacturing and Trade: Inventories and Sales (business inventories) report for February.  The consensus is for a 0.3% increase in inventories.