December Publication Schedule

The Lehmann Letter (SM)

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 ECONOMIC INDICATOR PUBLICATION SCHEDULE

 December 2017

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

 Quarterly Data

BLS…. Productivity & Costs….Wed, 6th

BEA…US International Transacs…Tue, 19th

BEA……….GDP & Profits…..……Thu, 21st

Monthly Data

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

BEA…New-vehicle sales…(Approx). Tue, 5th

Fed…Consumer credit..(Approximate).Thu, 7th

BLS………….Employment…………   Fri, 8th

BLS…………Producer prices……. Tue, 12th

BLS……….Consumer prices.….. Wed, 13th

Census………….Inventories………. Thu, 14th

Fed……….Capacity utilization……Fri, 15th

Census………Housing starts…….Tue, 19th

NAR………Existing-home sales….Wed, 20th

Census……….Capital goods…….. Fri, 22nd

Census……..New-home sales…… Fri, 22nd

Conf Bd….Consumer confidence.. Tue, 26th

*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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