Saturday, November 07, 2020

Schedule for Week of November 8, 2020

by Calculated Risk on 11/07/2020 08:11:00 AM

The key economic report this week is October CPI.

----- Monday, November 9th -----

2:00 PM: Senior Loan Officer Opinion Survey on Bank Lending Practices for October.

----- Tuesday, November 10th -----

6:00 AM: NFIB Small Business Optimism Index for October.

Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey10:00 AM ET: Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey for September from the BLS.

This graph shows job openings (yellow line), hires (purple), Layoff, Discharges and other (red column), and Quits (light blue column) from the JOLTS.

Jobs openings decreased in August to 6.493 million from 6.697 million in July.

----- Wednesday, November 11th -----

Veterans Day Holiday: Most banks will be closed in observance of Veterans Day. The stock market will be open.

7:00 AM ET: The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) will release the results for the mortgage purchase applications index.

----- Thursday, November 12th -----

8:30 AM: The initial weekly unemployment claims report will be released. The consensus is initial claims decreased to 725 thousand from 751 thousand last week.

8:30 AM: The Consumer Price Index for October from the BLS. The consensus is for a 0.2% increase in CPI, and a 0.2% increase in core CPI.

----- Friday, November 13th -----

8:30 AM: The Producer Price Index for October from the BLS. The consensus is for a 0.2% increase in PPI, and a 0.2% increase in core PPI.

10:00 AM: University of Michigan's Consumer sentiment index (Preliminary for November).