Finance and Economics
Monday, August 29, 2016
Personal Income increased 0.4% in July, Spending increased 0.3%
The BEA released the Personal Income and Outlays report for July: Personal income increased $71.6...
Sunday, August 28, 2016
Monday: Personal Income and Outlays
Weekend: • Schedule for Week of Aug 28, 2016 Monday: • At 8:30 AM ET, Personal Income and Outlays for July. The consensus is for a 0.4...
Freddie Mac: Mortgage Serious Delinquency rate unchanged in July
Freddie Mac reported that the Single-Family serious delinquency rate was unchanged in July at 1.08%...
Saturday, August 27, 2016
Schedule for Week of Aug 28, 2016
The key report this week is the August employment report on Friday. Other key indicators include P...
Friday, August 26, 2016
August 2016: Unofficial Problem Bank list declines to 184 Institutions
This is an unofficial list of Problem Banks compiled only from public sources. Here is the unofficial problem bank list for August 2016....
Vehicle Sales Forecast: Sales to Weaken in August, Still Around 17 Million SAAR
The automakers will report August vehicle sales on Thursday, Sept 1st. Note: There were 26 selling days in August, the same as in August ...
Comments on Home Sales in July
CR Note: When the New and Existing home sales reports were released this week, I was out of town and...
Yellen: "Case for an increase in the federal funds rate has strengthened"
From Fed Chair Janet Yellen: The Federal Reserve's Monetary Policy Toolkit: Past, Present, and Future . Excerpt: Looking ahead, the FO...
Q2 GDP Revised Down to 1.1% Annual Rate
From the BEA: Gross Domestic Product: Second Quarter 2016 (Second Estimate) Real gross domestic product increased at an annual rate of 1.1...
Thursday, August 25, 2016
Friday: Yellen, GDP
Yellen time updated (ht SBG) CR Note: It was an awesome trip, but it is great to be home. I'll be posting some catch-up graphs and co...
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