U.S. ECONOMIC CALENDAR
MARCH

DAY            DATE    CT         FOR          REPORT
Tuesday        26-Feb  7:00 a.m    Dec         S&P Case-Shiller Home Prices
                       8:00 a.m    Dec         FHFA Housing Price Index
                       9:00 a.m    Feb         Consumer Confidence
                       9:00 a.m    Jan         New Home Sales
Wednesday      27-Feb  6:00 a.m  23-Feb        MBA Mortgage Index
                       7:30 a.m    Jan         Durable Goods Orders
                       9:00 a.m    Jan         Pending Home Sales
                       9:30 a.m  23-Feb        Crude Inventories
Thursday       28-Feb  7:30 a.m    Feb         Chicago PMI
                       7:30 a.m     Q4         Gross Domestic Product - 2nd est
                       7:30 a.m     Q4         GDP Deflator - 2nd est
                       7:30 a.m  23-Feb        Jobless Claims
                       9:30 a.m  23-Feb        Natural Gas Inventories
                       2:00 p.m.               Ag Prices

Friday         1-Mar   7:30 a.m    Dec         Personal Income and Spending
                       7:30 a.m    Jan         Personal Income and Spending
                       9:00 a.m    Jan         Construction Spending
                       9:00 a.m    Feb         ISM Manufacturing Index
                       9:00 a.m    Feb         Michigan Sentiment - final
Monday         4-Mar   9:00 a.m    Dec         Construction Spending
                       2:00 p.m.               USDA Livestock Slaughter
Tuesday        5-Mar   9:00 a.m    Feb         ISM Non-Manufacturing Index
                       9:00 a.m    Dec         New Home Sales
                       1:00 p.m    Jan         Treasury Budget
Wednesday      6-Mar   6:00 a.m   2-Mar        MBA Mortgage Index
                       7:15 a.m    Feb         ADP Employment Change
                       7:30 a.m    Dec         Trade Balance
                       9:00 a.m    Jan         Factory Orders
                       9:30 a.m   2-Mar        Crude Inventories
                       1:00 p.m    Mar         Beige Book
Thursday       7-Mar   7:30 a.m   2-Mar        Jobless Claims
                       7:30 a.m    Jan         Trade Balance
                       7:30 a.m     Q4         Productivity - revised
                       9:30 a.m   2-Mar        Natural Gas Inventories
                       2:00 p.m    Jan         Consumer Credit
Friday         8-Mar   7:30 a.m    Feb         Non-Farm Payrolls
                       7:30 a.m    Feb         Unemployment Rate
                       7:30 a.m    Feb         Hourly Earnings
                       7:30 a.m    Feb         Average Workweek
                       11:00 a.m.              USDA Crop Production
                       11:00 a.m.              WASDE
                       2:00 p.m.               USDA Cattle On Feed
Monday         11-Mar  9:00 a.m    Dec         Business Inventories
Tuesday        12-Mar  7:30 a.m    Feb         Consumer Price Index
                       11:00 a.m.              ERS Cotton and Wool Outlook
                       11:00 a.m.              ERS Oil Crops Outlook
                       1:00 p.m    Feb         Treasury Budget
                       2:00 p.m.               ERS Feed and Wheat Outlook
                       2:00 p.m.               USDA Milk Production
Wednesday      13-Mar  6:00 a.m   9-Mar        MBA Mortgage Index
                       7:30 a.m    Feb         Producer Price Index
                       9:30 a.m   9-Mar        Crude Inventories
Thursday       14-Mar  7:30 a.m   9-Mar        Jobless Claims
                       7:30 a.m    Feb         Import/Export Prices
                       7:30 a.m    Feb         Retail Sales
                       9:00 a.m    Jan         Business Inventories
                       9:30 a.m   9-Mar        Natural Gas Inventories
                       11:00 a.m.              ERS Livestock, Poultry and
                                               Dairy Outlook
Friday         15-Mar  7:30 a.m    Mar         Empire Manufacturing
                       8:15 a.m    Feb         Industrial Production
                       8:15 a.m    Feb         Capacity Utilization
                       9:00 a.m    Mar         Michigan Sentiment - prelim.
                       2:00 p.m.               USDA Poultry Slaughter
                       3:00 p.m    Jan         Net Long-Term TIC Flows
Tuesday        19-Mar  7:30 a.m    Feb         Housing Starts
                       7:30 a.m    Feb         Building Permits
                       2:00 p.m.               USDA Milk Production
Wednesday      20-Mar  6:00 a.m  16-Mar        MBA Mortgage Index
                       9:30 a.m  16-Mar        Crude Inventories
                       1:00 p.m    Mar         FOMC Interest Rate Decision
Thursday       21-Mar  7:30 a.m  16-Mar        Jobless Claims
                       7:30 a.m    Mar         Philadelphia Fed
                       9:00 a.m    Feb         Leading Indicators
                       9:30 a.m  16-Mar        Natural Gas Inventories
                       2:00 p.m.               USDA Livestock Slaughter
Friday         22-Mar  9:00 a.m    Feb         Existing Home Sales
                       2:00 p.m.               USDA Cattle On Feed
Monday         25-Mar  9:00 a.m    Feb         New Home Sales
                       2:00 p.m.               USDA Poultry Slaughter
Tuesday        26-Mar  7:00 a.m    Jan         S&P Case-Shiller Home Prices
                       7:30 a.m    Feb         Durable Goods Orders
                       8:00 a.m    Jan         FHFA Housing Price Index
                       9:00 a.m    Mar         Consumer Confidence
Wednesday      27-Mar  6:00 a.m  23-Mar        MBA Mortgage Index
                       9:30 a.m  23-Mar        Crude Inventories
Thursday       28-Mar  7:30 a.m  23-Mar        Jobless Claims
                       7:30 a.m     Q4         Gross Domestic Product - 3rd est
                       7:30 a.m     Q4         GDP Deflator - 3rd est
                       9:00 a.m    Feb         Pending Home Sales
                       9:30 a.m  23-Mar        Natural Gas Inventories
                       2:00 p.m.               USDA Ag Prices
Friday         29-Mar  7:30 a.m    Feb         Personal Income and Spending
                       9:00 a.m    Mar         Michigan Sentiment - final
                       11:00 a.m.              USDA Grain Stocks
                       11:00 a.m.              USDA Prospective Plantings