Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Thursday: Housing Starts, Unemployment Claims, Philly Fed Mfg, Industrial Production

by Calculated Risk on 10/16/2019 07:16:00 PM

• At 8:30 AM, Housing Starts for September. The consensus is for 1.300 million SAAR, down from 1.364 million SAAR.

• Also at 8:30 AM, The initial weekly unemployment claims report will be released. The consensus is for 215,000 initial claims, up from 210,000 last week.

• Also at 8:30 AM, the Philly Fed manufacturing survey for October. The consensus is for a reading of 7.1, down from 12.0.

• At 9:15 AM, The Fed will release Industrial Production and Capacity Utilization for September. The consensus is for a 0.2% decrease in Industrial Production, and for Capacity Utilization to decline to 77.8%.