July Publication Schedule

The Lehmann Letter (SM)

The economy has sent mixed signals: GDP down in the first quarter while employment up.

We’ll examine the evidence as the month goes by.

ECONOMIC INDICATOR PUBLICATION SCHEDULE

 July 2014

 Source (* below)……Series Description……Day & Date

 Quarterly Data

BEA……..….GDP ..……..…Wed, 30th

Monthly Data

ISM..Purchasing managers’ index…Tue, 1st

BEA.New-vehicle sales.(Approximate).Thu, 3rd

BLS………….Employment…….…   Thu, 3rd

Fed. Consumer credit..(Approximate).Tue, 8th

Census………….Inventories…….. Tue, 15th

BLS…………Producer prices……. Wed, 16th

Fed……….Capacity utilization……Wed, 16th

Census………Housing starts…….Thu, 17th

BLS……….Consumer prices.……. Tue, 22nd

NAR………Existing-home sales….Tue, 22nd

Census……..New-home sales…… Thu, 24th

Census……….Capital goods…….. Fri, 25th

Conf Bd….Consumer confidence.. Tue, 29th

*BEA = Bureau of Economic Analysis of the U.S. Department of Commerce

*BLS = Bureau of Labor Statistics of the U.S. Department of Labor

*Census = U.S. Bureau of the Census

*Conf Bd = Conference Board

*Fed = Federal Reserve System

*ISM = Institute for Supply Management

*NAR = National Association of Realtors

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© 2014 Michael B. Lehmann