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Thursday, March 24, 2022

Friday: Pending Home Sales

by Calculated Risk on 3/24/2022 08:41:00 PM

• At 10:00 AM ET, Pending Home Sales Index for February. The consensus is for a 1.5% increase in the index.

• Also, at 10:00 AM, University of Michigan's Consumer sentiment index (Final for March). The consensus is for a reading of 59.7.

• Also, at 10:00 AM, State Employment and Unemployment (Monthly), February 2022

On COVID (focus on hospitalizations and deaths):

COVID Metrics
Percent fully Vaccinated65.4%---≥70.0%1
Fully Vaccinated (millions)217.3---≥2321
New Cases per Day327,13428,695≤5,0002
Deaths per Day37491,063≤502
1 Minimum to achieve "herd immunity" (estimated between 70% and 85%).
2my goals to stop daily posts,
37-day average for Cases, Currently Hospitalized, and Deaths
🚩 Increasing 7-day average week-over-week for Cases, Hospitalized, and Deaths
✅ Goal met.