Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Thursday: Personal Income and Outlays, Unemployment Claims

by Bill McBride on 8/29/2018 06:21:00 PM

Thursday:
• At 8:30 AM ET, The initial weekly unemployment claims report will be released.  The consensus is for 214 thousand initial claims, up from 210 thousand the previous week.

• Also at 8:30 AM, Personal Income and Outlays for July. The consensus is for a 0.4% increase in personal income, and for a 0.4% increase in personal spending. And for the Core PCE price index to increase 0.2%.