Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Thursday: Unemployment Claims, Durable Goods, Pending Home Sales

by Calculated Risk on 4/26/2017 08:59:00 PM

• At 8:30 AM ET, The initial weekly unemployment claims report will be released. The consensus is for 243 thousand initial claims, down from 244 thousand the previous week.

• Also at 8:30 AM, Durable Goods Orders for February from the Census Bureau. The consensus is for a 1.1% increase in durable goods orders.

• At 10:00 AM, Pending Home Sales Index for March. The consensus is for a 0.4% decrease in the index.

• Also at 10:00 AM, the Q1 2017 Housing Vacancies and Homeownership from the Census Bureau.

• At 11:00 AM, the Kansas City Fed manufacturing survey for April. This is the last of the regional Fed surveys for April.