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  • Profiting This Week, April 28th To May 2nd 2 comments
    Apr 28, 2014 7:14 AM

    Key Economic Reports

    Here are the key economic reports released this week between April 28th and May 2nd, 2014.

    Date Time Statistic For Expect
    28-Apr 10:00 AM Pending Home Sales Mar 1.00%
    29-Apr 9:00 AM Case-Shiller Index Feb 13.00%
    29-Apr 10:00 AM Consumer Confidence Apr 83.6
    30-Apr 7:00 AM MBA Mortgage Index 26-Apr NA
    30-Apr 8:15 AM ADP Employment Apr 215K
    30-Apr 8:30 AM GDP-Adv. Q1 1.00%
    30-Apr 8:30 AM Chain Deflator-Adv. Q1 1.80%
    30-Apr 8:30 AM Employment Cost Index Q1 0.50%
    30-Apr 9:45 AM Chicago PMI Apr 56.5
    30-Apr 10:30 AM Crude Inventories 26-Apr NA
    30-Apr 2:00 PM FOMC Rate Decision Apr 0.25%
    1-May 7:30 AM Challenger Job Cuts Apr NA
    1-May 8:30 AM Initial Claims 26-Apr 315K
    1-May 8:30 AM Continuing Claims 19-Apr 2725K
    1-May 8:30 AM Personal Income Mar 0.40%
    1-May 8:30 AM Personal Spending Mar 0.60%
    1-May 8:30 AM PCE Prices - Core Mar 0.20%
    1-May 10:00 AM ISM Index Apr 54.5
    1-May 10:00 AM Construction Spending Mar 0.40%
    1-May 10:30 AM Natural Gas Inventories 26-Apr NA
    1-May 2:00 PM Auto Sales Apr NA
    1-May 2:00 PM Truck Sales Apr NA
    2-May 8:30 AM Nonfarm Payrolls Apr 210K
    2-May 8:30 AM Nonfarm Private Payrolls Apr 205K
    2-May 8:30 AM Unemployment Rate Apr 6.60%
    2-May 8:30 AM Hourly Earnings Apr 0.20%
    2-May 8:30 AM Average Workweek Apr 34.5
    2-May 10:00 AM Factory Orders Mar 1.60%

    Disclosure: I have no positions in any stocks mentioned, and no plans to initiate any positions within the next 72 hours.

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    Johnson Crapo to be "marked up". This means ? in your opinion?
    28 Apr 2014, 05:41 PM Reply Like
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    Author’s reply » Nothing. It's not going to be marked up. The bill is dead!
    29 Apr 2014, 10:28 AM Reply Like
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