Thursday, April 14, 2016

Friday: Industrial Production, Consumer Sentiment, NY Fed Mfg Survey

by Bill McBride on 4/14/2016 05:30:00 PM

• At 8:30 AM, NY Fed Empire State Manufacturing Survey for April. The consensus is for a reading of 3.0, up from 0.6.

• At 9:15 AM, the Fed will release Industrial Production and Capacity Utilization for March. The consensus is for a 0.1% decrease in Industrial Production, and for Capacity Utilization to decrease to 75.4%.

• At 10:00 AM, University of Michigan's Consumer sentiment index (preliminary for April). The consensus is for a reading of 91.8, up from 91.0 in March.

• Also at 10:00 AM, Regional and State Employment and Unemployment (Monthly) for March 2016 from BLS.