December 30, 2020 Headlines

Treasuries are little changed this morning as we draw closer to the end of 2020. U.S. equities are poised for a modest rebound from yesterday’s action, with futures up 20-45 bps ahead of the open. Germany is considering extending current lockdown measures after Covid-19 deaths topped 1,000 for the first time, and France is contemplating new restrictions as well. On a positive note, U.K. regulators have approved a vaccine by AstraZeneca and the University of Oxford.  

Jason Haley
Chief Investment Officer

12/28/20Dallas Fed Manf. Activity11.69.712
12/29/20S&P CoreLogic CS 20-City MoM SA1.00%1.61%1.27%1.44%
12/29/20S&P CoreLogic CS 20-City YoY NSA6.95%7.95%6.57%6.64%
12/29/20S&P CoreLogic CS 20-City NSA Index235.77232.53232.68
12/29/20S&P CoreLogic CS US HPI YoY NSA8.41%6.96%6.99%
12/29/20S&P CoreLogic CS US HPI NSA Index229.93226.8226.82
12/30/20Advance Goods Trade Balance-$81.5b-$84.8b-$80.3b-$80.4b
12/30/20Retail Inventories MoM0.70%0.80%0.90%
12/30/20Wholesale Inventories MoM0.60%-0.10%1.10%1.20%
12/30/20MNI Chicago PMI56.358.2
12/30/20Pending Home Sales MoM0.00%-1.10%
12/30/20Pending Home Sales NSA YoY21.00%19.50%
12/31/20Initial Jobless Claims833k803k
12/31/20Continuing Claims5390k5337k
12/31/20Bloomberg Consumer Comfort47

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