Saturday, November 04, 2017

Schedule for Week of Nov 5, 2017

by Bill McBride on 11/04/2017 08:11:00 AM

This will be a light week for economic data.

----- Monday, Nov 6th -----

No economic releases scheduled.

----- Tuesday, Nov 7th -----

Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey10:00 AM ET: Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey for September from the BLS.

This graph shows job openings (yellow line), hires (purple), Layoff, Discharges and other (red column), and Quits (light blue column) from the JOLTS.

Jobs openings decreased in August to 6.082 million from 6.140 in July.

The number of job openings (yellow) were up 11% year-over-year, and Quits were up 2% year-over-year.

10:00 AM: Corelogic House Price index for September.

2:30 PM: Speech by Fed Chair Janet Yellen, Acceptance Remarks, At the presentation of the Paul H. Douglas Award for Ethics in Government, Washington, D.C.

3:00 PM: Consumer Credit from the Federal Reserve. The consensus is for consumer credit to increase $17.4 billion in September.

----- Wednesday, Nov 8th -----

7:00 AM ET: The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) will release the results for the mortgage purchase applications index.

----- Thursday, Nov 9th -----

8:30 AM: The initial weekly unemployment claims report will be released. The consensus is for 232 thousand initial claims, up from 229 thousand the previous week.

----- Friday, Nov 10th -----

10:00 AM: University of Michigan's Consumer sentiment index (preliminary for November). The consensus is for a reading of 100.0, down from 100.7 in October.