Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Thursday: Unemployment Claims, Personal Income & Outlays, Pending Home Sales, FOMC Minutes

by Bill McBride on 11/28/2018 08:01:00 PM

Thursday:
• At 8:30 AM ET, The initial weekly unemployment claims report will be released.  The consensus is for 218 thousand initial claims, down from 224 thousand the previous week.

• At 8:30 AM, Personal Income and Outlays for October. 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%.

• At 10:00 AM, Pending Home Sales Index for October. The consensus is for a 0.5% increase in the index.

• At 2:00 PM, The Fed will release the FOMC Minutes for the Meeting of November 7-8, 2018