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This Week's Economic Releases

US Consumer Price Index (SA, YoY) 1/12
Prev:6.80% Exp:7.00% Act:7.00%
US Crude Oil Inventories (weekly change) 1/12
Prev:-2144.00k Exp:-1950.00k Act:-4553.00k
US Producer Price Index (YoY) 1/13
Prev:9.60% Exp:9.80% Act:9.70%
US Initial Jobless Claims 1/13
Prev:207.00k Exp:200.00k Act:230.00k
US Retail Sales (YoY) 1/14
Prev:18.21% Exp:-- Act:16.95%
US Industrial Production Index (YoY) 1/14
Prev:5.27% Exp:-- Act:3.67%

US Top Charts

  • Gross domestic product is a measure of values of all goods produced and services in a given country... More

  • The ten components of The Conference Board Leading Economic Index (LEI) for the US include: 1. Aver... More

  • Nonfarm payroll reflects the short-term job market growth, while unemployment rate represents the lo... More

  • Hourly earnings growth includes growth in tips, overtime pay and night shift bonus. More

  • Car and maintenance sales take up a total of 21% of retail sales, so car sales are indicative of Ame... More

  • Over 50 suggests the industry is expanding; below 50 suggests contraction. More

  • Long-term treasury yield is an important indicator for inflation. Short-term yield is a good tool to... More

  • Durables are products that can be used for more than three years and aren't purchased frequently. De... More

  • Each cycle lasts roughly 18 years. 1990 and 2008 Financial crises were related to recessions in the... More

  • CPI is a common yet important indicator for inflation and the Central bank makes its monetary decisi... More


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