The Weekly Numbers
Posted at 8 a.m. on Nov. 26, 2012
Here are the economic data highlights for this week, along with consensus predictions, via Bill McBride.
Monday, November 26: “10:30 AM: Dallas Fed Manufacturing Survey for November. The consensus is for 4.7 for the general business activity index, up from 1.8 in September.”
Tuesday, November 27: “9:00 AM: S&P/Case-Shiller House Price Index for September. Although this is the September report, it is really a 3 month average of July, August and September… The consensus is for a 2.9% year-over-year increase in the Composite 20 index (NSA) for September… 3:00 PM: New York Fed to Release Q3 Report on Household Debt and Credit.”
Wednesday, November 28: “2:00 PM: Federal Reserve Beige Book, an informal review by the Federal Reserve Banks of current economic conditions in their Districts. This might show some slight improvement. Some analysts will be looking for concerns about Europe or the ‘fiscal cliff’.”
Thursday, November 29: “8:30 AM: Q3 GDP (second release). This is the second release from the BEA. The consensus is that real GDP increased 2.8% annualized in Q3, revised up from 2.0% in the advance release.”