This Week's Major U.S. Economic Reports & Fed Speakers

Time (ET) Report Period Actual Median Forecast Previous
MONDAY, JAN. 24
9:45 am Markit manufacturing PMI (flash) Jan. 55.0 57.7
9:45 am Markit services PMI (flash) Jan. 50.9 57.6
TUESDAY, JAN. 25
9 am S&P Case-Shiller national home price index (year-over-year change) Nov. 18.8% -- 19.0%
9 am FHFA national home price index (year-over-year change) Nov. 17.5% -- 17.4%
9 am IMF World Economic Outlook
10 am Consumer confidence index Jan. 113.8 111.7 115.2
WEDNESDAY, JAN. 26
8:30 am Advance report on trade in goods Dec. -$101.0 billion -- $98.0 billion
10 am New home sales starts (SAAR) Dec. 811,000 757,000 725,000
2 pm FOMC statement
2:30 pm Fed Chair Jerome Powell news conference
THURSDAY, JAN. 27
8:30 am Initial jobless claims Jan. 22 260,000 265,000 290,000
8:30 am Continuing jobless claims Jan. 15 1.68 million -- 1.62 million
8:30 am Gross domestic product (SAAR) Q4 6.9% 5.5% 2.3%
8:30 am Final sales of domestic product (SAAR) Q4 1.9% -- 0.1%
8:30 am Real disposable incomes (SAAR) Q4 -5.8% -- -4.3%
8:30 am Durable goods orders Dec. -0.9% -0.6% 3.2%
8:30 am Core capital equipment orders Dec. 0.1% -- 0.3%
10 am Pending home sales index Dec. -3.8% -0.8% -2.3%
FRIDAY, JAN. 28
8:30 am PCE inflation (month-to-month change) Dec. 0.4% -- 0.6%
8:30 am Core PCE inflation (month-to-month change) Dec. 0.5% 0.5% 0.5%
8:30 am PCE inflation (year-over-year change) Dec. 5.8% -- 5.7%
8:30 am Core PCE inflation (year-over-year change) Dec. 4.9% 4.8% 4.7%
8:30 am Real disposable incomes Dec. -0.2% -- -0.2%
8:30 am Real consumer spending Dec. -1.0% -- 0.2%
8:30 am Personal income (nominal) Dec. 0.3% 0.4% 0.5%
8:30 am Consumer spending (nominal) Dec. -0.6% -0.7% 0.4%
8:30 am Employment cost index Q4 1.0% 1.2% 1.3%
10 am UMich consumer sentiment index (final) Jan. 67.2 68.5 68.8
10 am UMich 5-year inflation expectations (final) Jan. 3.1% -- 3.1%

Next Week's Major U.S. Economic Reports & Fed Speakers

Time (ET) Report Period Actual Median Forecast Previous
MONDAY, JAN. 31
9:45 am Chicago PMI Jan. -- 64.3
11:30 am San Francisco Fed President Mary Daly speaks
12:40 pm Kansas City Fed President Esther George speaks
TUESDAY, FEB. 1
9:45 am Markit manufacturing PMI (final) Jan. -- 57.7
10 am ISM manufacturing index Jan. -- 58.8%
10 am Job openings Dec. -- 10.6 million
10 am Job quits Dec. -- 4.5 million
10 am Construction spending Dec. -- 0.4%
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 2
8:15 am ADP employment report Jan. -- 807,000
10 am Home ownership rate Q4 -- 65.4
THURSDAY, FEB. 3
8:30 am Initial jobless claims Jan. 29 -- N/A
8:30 am Continuing jobless claims Jan. 22 -- N/A
9:45 am Markit services PMI (final) Jan. -- 57.6
10 am ISM services index Jan. -- 62.3%
10 am Factory orders Dec. -- 1.6%
10 am Core capital equipment orders (revision) Dec. -- N/A
FRIDAY, FEB. 4
8:30 am Nonfarm payrolls (month to month) Jan. -- 199,000
8:30 am Unemployment rate Jan. -- 3.9%
8:30 am Average hourly earnings (month-to-month) Jan. -- 0.6%
8:30 am Labor-force participation rate 25-54 Jan. -- 81.9%

Last Week's Major U.S. Economic Reports & Fed Speakers

Time (ET) Report Period Actual Median Forecast Previous
MONDAY, JAN. 17
None scheduled. Martin Luther King Jr. Day
TUESDAY, JAN. 18
8:30 am Empire state manufacturing index Jan. -0.7 25.5 31.9
10 am NAHB home builders index Jan. 83 84 84
WEDNESDAY, JAN. 19
8:30 am Building permits (SAAR) Dec. 1.87 million 1.71 million 1.72 million
8:30 am Housing starts (SAAR) Dec. 1.70 million 1.65 million 1.68 million
THURSDAY, JAN. 20
8:30 am Initial jobless claims (regular state program) Jan. 15 286,000 225,000 231,000
8:30 am Continuing jobless claims (regular state program) Jan. 8 1.64 million -- 1.55 million
8:30 am Philadelphia Fed manufacturing survey Jan. 23.2 18.5 15.2
10 am Existing home sales (SAAR) Dec. 6.18 million 6.48 million 6.48 million
FRIDAY, JAN. 21
10 am Leading economic indicators Dec. 0.8% 0.8% 0.7%

The median forecasts in this calendar come from weekly and monthly surveys of economists conducted by Dow Jones Newswires and The Wall Street Journal.