November 29, 2019 Headlines

US Treasury yields are essentially unchanged on low volume following the Thanksgiving holiday. On Wednesday, President Trump signed a bill supporting Hong Kong protesters that China considers an interference in their domestic affairs. However, Chinese officials stressed that negotiations are still on track if the law is not implemented. As a reminder, trading desks are thinly staffed due to the holiday and the market will be observing an early close at 2pm EST.

Chris Eckhoff
Associate, Investment Management Group

DateEventSurveyActualPriorRevised
11/25/2019Chicago Fed Nat Activity Index-0.2-0.71-0.45
11/25/2019Dallas Fed Manf. Activity-3.8-1.3-5.1
11/26/2019Advance Goods Trade Balance-$71.0b-$66.5b-$70.4b-$70.5b
11/26/2019Retail Inventories MoM0.10%0.30%0.30%0.20%
11/26/2019Wholesale Inventories MoM0.20%0.20%-0.40%-0.70%
11/26/2019House Price Purchase Index QoQ1.10%1.00%1.10%
11/26/2019FHFA House Price Index MoM0.30%0.60%0.20%
11/26/2019S&P CoreLogic CS 20-City MoM SA0.30%0.36%-0.16%0.15%
11/26/2019S&P CoreLogic CS 20-City YoY NSA2.01%2.10%2.03%2.02%
11/26/2019S&P CoreLogic CS 20-City NSA Index218.27218.14218.12
11/26/2019S&P CoreLogic CS US HPI YoY NSA3.25%3.22%3.17%3.11%
11/26/2019S&P CoreLogic CS US HPI NSA Index212.2212.06211.95
11/26/2019Richmond Fed Manufact. Index5-18
11/26/2019New Home Sales705k733k701k738k
11/26/2019New Home Sales MoM0.60%-0.70%-0.70%4.50%
11/26/2019Conf. Board Consumer Confidence127125.5125.9126.1
11/26/2019Conf. Board Present Situation166.9172.3173.5
11/26/2019Conf. Board Expectations97.994.994.5
11/27/2019MBA Mortgage Applications1.50%-2.20%
11/27/2019GDP Annualized QoQ1.90%2.10%1.90%
11/27/2019Personal Consumption2.80%2.90%2.90%
11/27/2019GDP Price Index1.70%1.80%1.70%
11/27/2019Core PCE QoQ2.20%2.10%2.20%
11/27/2019Durable Goods Orders-0.90%0.60%-1.20%-1.40%
11/27/2019Durables Ex Transportation0.10%0.60%-0.40%
11/27/2019Cap Goods Orders Nondef Ex Air-0.20%1.20%-0.60%-0.50%
11/27/2019Cap Goods Ship Nondef Ex Air-0.20%0.80%-0.70%-0.80%
11/27/2019Initial Jobless Claims221k213k227k228k
11/27/2019Continuing Claims1691k1640k1695k1697k
11/27/2019MNI Chicago PMI4746.343.2
11/27/2019Bloomberg Consumer Comfort60.559.1
11/27/2019Personal Income0.30%0.00%0.30%
11/27/2019Personal Spending0.30%0.30%0.20%
11/27/2019Real Personal Spending0.00%0.10%0.20%
11/27/2019PCE Deflator MoM0.30%0.20%0.00%
11/27/2019PCE Deflator YoY1.40%1.30%1.30%
11/27/2019PCE Core Deflator MoM0.10%0.10%0.00%
11/27/2019PCE Core Deflator YoY1.70%1.60%1.70%
11/27/2019Pending Home Sales MoM0.20%-1.70%1.50%1.40%
11/27/2019Pending Home Sales NSA YoY6.00%3.90%6.30%
11/27/2019U.S. Federal Reserve Releases Beige Book

 

 

 

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