U.S. ECONOMIC CALENDAR
AUGUST

DAY            DATE    CT         FOR          REPORT
Tuesday        26-Jul  8:00 a.m    May         Case-Shiller 20 City Index
                       9:00 a.m    Jul         Consumer Confidence
                       9:00 a.m    Jun         New Home Sales
Wednesday      27-Jul  6:00 a.m  23-Jul        MBA Mortgage Index
                       7:30 a.m    Jun         Durable Goods Orders
                       9:00 a.m    Jun         Pending Home Sales
                       9:30 a.m  23-Jul        Crude Inventories
                       1:00 p.m    Jul         FOMC Interest Rate Decision
Thursday       28-Jul  7:30 a.m  23-Jul        Jobless Claims
                       9:30 a.m  23-Jul        Natural Gas Inventories
Friday         29-Jul  7:30 a.m     Q2         Gross Domestic Product - adv
                       7:30 a.m     Q2         GDP Deflator
                       7:30 a.m     Q2         Employment Cost Index
                       8:45 a.m    Jul         Chicago PMI
                       9:00 a.m    Jul         Michigan Sentiment - final
                       2:00 p.m.               USDA Ag Prices

Monday         1-Aug   9:00 a.m    Jun         Construction Spending
                       9:00 a.m    Jul         ISM Index
Tuesday        2-Aug   7:30 a.m    Jun         Personal Income and Spending
                       7:30 a.m    Jun         PCE Prices
                       1:00 p.m    Jul         Auto and Truck Sales
Wednesday      3-Aug   6:00 a.m  30-Jul        MBA Mortgage Index
                       7:15 a.m    Jul         ADP Employment Change
                       9:00 a.m    Jul         ISM Services
                       9:30 a.m  30-Jul        Crude Inventories
Thursday       4-Aug   6:30 a.m    Jul         Challenger Job Cuts
                       7:30 a.m  30-Jul        Jobless Claims
                       9:00 a.m    Jun         Factory Orders
                       9:30 a.m  30-Jul        Natural Gas Inventories
Friday         5-Aug   7:30 a.m    Jul         Nonfarm Payrolls
                       7:30 a.m    Jul         Unemployment Rate
                       7:30 a.m    Jul         Average Workweek
                       7:30 a.m    Jul         Hourly Earnings
                       7:30 a.m    Jun         Trade Balance
                       2:00 p.m    Jun         Consumer Credit
Tuesday        9-Aug   7:30 a.m     Q2         Productivity - Prelim
                       9:00 a.m    Jun         Wholesale Inventories
Wednesday      10-Aug  6:00 a.m   6-Aug        MBA Mortgage Index
                       9:30 a.m   6-Aug        Crude Inventories
                       1:00 p.m    Jul         Treasury Budget
Thursday       11-Aug  7:30 a.m   6-Aug        Jobless Claims
                       7:30 a.m    Jul         Import/Export Prices
                       9:30 a.m   6-Aug        Natural Gas Inventories
Friday         12-Aug  7:30 a.m    Jul         Producer Price Index
                       7:30 a.m    Jul         Retail Sales
                       9:00 a.m    Jun         Business Inventories
                       9:00 a.m    Aug         Michigan Sentiment
                       11:00 a.m.              USDA Crop Production
                       11:00 a.m.              WASDE
Monday         15-Aug  7:30 a.m    Aug         Empire Manufacturing
                       9:00 a.m    Aug         NAHB Housing Market Index
                       3:00 p.m    Jun         Net Long-Term TIC Flows
Tuesday        16-Aug  7:30 a.m    Jul         Consumer Price Index
                       7:30 a.m    Jul         Housing Starts
                       7:30 a.m    Jul         Building Permits
                       8:15 a.m    Jul         Industrial Production
                       8:15 a.m    Jul         Capacity Utilization
                       11:00 a.m.              USDA Wheat and Oil Crops Outlook
                       2:00 p.m.               USDA Feed and Rice Outlook
Wednesday      17-Aug  6:00 a.m  13-Aug        MBA Mortgage Index
                       9:30 a.m  13-Aug        Crude Inventories
                       1:00 p.m  27-Jul        FOMC Minutes
Thursday       18-Aug  7:30 a.m  13-Aug        Jobless Claims
                       7:30 a.m    Aug         Philadelphia Fed
                       9:30 a.m  13-Aug        Natural Gas Inventories
                       11:00 a.m.              USDA Livestock, Dairy and
                                               Poultry Outlook
Friday         19-Aug  2:00 p.m.               USDA Milk Production
                       2:00 p.m.               USDA Cattle On Feed
Tuesday        23-Aug  9:00 a.m    Jul         New Home Sales
Wednesday      24-Aug  6:00 a.m  20-Aug        MBA Mortgage Index
                       8:00 a.m    Jun         FHFA Housing Price Index
                       9:00 a.m    Jul         Existing Home Sales
                       9:30 a.m  20-Aug        Crude Inventories
Thursday       25-Aug  7:30 a.m  20-Aug        Jobless Claims
                       7:30 a.m    Jul         Durable Goods Orders
                       9:30 a.m  20-Aug        Natural Gas Inventories
                       2:00 p.m.               USDA Livestock Slaughter
                       2:00 p.m.               USDA Poultry Slaughter
Friday         26-Aug  7:30 a.m  26-Aug        Gross Domestic Product - 2nd est
                       7:30 a.m  26-Aug        GDP Deflator
                       9:00 a.m    Aug         Michigan Sentiment - final
Monday         29-Aug  7:30 a.m    Jul         Personal Income and Spending
Tuesday        30-Aug  8:00 a.m    Jun         Case-Shiller 20 City Index
                       9:00 a.m    Aug         Consumer Confidence
Wednesday      31-Aug  6:00 a.m  27-Aug        MBA Mortgage Index
                       7:15 a.m    Aug         ADP Employment Change
                       8:45 a.m    Aug         Chicago PMI
                       9:00 a.m    Jul         Pending Home Sales
                       9:30 a.m  27-Aug        Crude Inventories
                       2:00 p.m.               USDA Ag Prices