Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Thursday: GDP, Unemployment Claims

by Calculated Risk on 2/26/2020 07:42:00 PM

• At 8:30 AM ET, The initial weekly unemployment claims report will be released. The consensus is for 211 thousand initial claims, up from 210 thousand the previous week.

• At 8:30 AM, Gross Domestic Product, 4th quarter 2019 (Second estimate). The consensus is that real GDP increased 2.1% annualized in Q4, unchanged from the advance estimate.

• At 8:30 AM, Durable Goods Orders for January from the Census Bureau. The consensus is for a 1.5% decrease in durable goods orders.

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