U.S. ECONOMIC CALENDAR
SEPTEMBER

DAY            DATE    CT         FOR          REPORT
Wednesday      26-Aug  6:00 a.m  22-Aug        MBA Mortgage Index
                       7:30 a.m    Jul         Durable Goods Orders
                       9:30 a.m  22-Aug        Crude Inventories
Thursday       27-Aug  7:30 a.m  22-Aug        Jobless Claims
                       7:30 a.m     Q2         GDP -- second estimate
                       9:00 a.m    Jul         Pending Home Sales
                       9:30 a.m  22-Aug        Natural Gas Inventories
                       2:00 p.m.               Outlook for US Ag Trade
Friday         28-Aug  7:30 a.m    Jul         Personal Income and Spending
                       9:00 a.m    Aug         Michigan Sentiment - final
Monday         31-Aug  8:45 a.m    Aug         Chicago PMI

Tuesday        1-Sep   9:00 a.m    Jul         Construction Spending
                       9:00 a.m    Aug         ISM Index
                       4:00 p.m    Aug         Auto and Truck Sales
Wednesday      2-Sep   6:00 a.m  29-Aug        MBA Mortgage Index
                       7:15 a.m    Aug         ADP Employment Change
                       7:30 a.m     Q2         Productivity - rev
                       9:00 a.m    Jul         Factory Orders
                       9:30 a.m  29-Aug        Crude Inventories
                       1:00 p.m    Sep         Beige Book
Thursday       3-Sep   6:30 a.m    Aug         Challenger Job Cuts
                       7:30 a.m  29-Aug        Jobless Claims
                       7:30 a.m    Jul         Trade Balance
                       9:00 a.m    Aug         ISM Services
                       9:30 a.m  29-Aug        Natural Gas Inventories
Friday         4-Sep   7:30 a.m    Aug         Nonfarm Payrolls
                       7:30 a.m    Aug         Unemployment Rate
                       7:30 a.m    Aug         Hourly Earnings
                       7:30 a.m    Aug         Average Workweek
Tuesday        8-Sep   2:00 p.m    Jul         Consumer Credit
Wednesday      9-Sep   6:00 a.m   5-Sep        MBA Mortgage Index
                       9:00 a.m    Jul         JOLTS - Job Openings
Thursday       10-Sep  7:30 a.m   5-Sep        Jobless Claims
                       7:30 a.m    Aug         Import/Export Prices
                       9:00 a.m    Jul         Wholesale Inventories
                       9:30 a.m   5-Sep        Natural Gas Inventories
                       10:00 a.   5-Sep        Crude Inventories
Friday         11-Sep  7:30 a.m    Aug         Producer Price Index
                       9:00 a.m    Sep         Michigan Sentiment
                       11:00 a.m.              USDA Crop Production
                       11:00 a.m.              WASDE
                       1:00 p.m    Aug         Treasury Budget
Tuesday        15-Sep  7:30 a.m    Aug         Retail Sales
                       7:30 a.m    Sep         Empire Manufacturing
                       8:15 a.m    Aug         Industrial Production
                       8:15 a.m    Aug         Capacity Utilization
                       9:00 a.m    Jul         Business Inventories
                       11:00 a.m.              USDA Oil Crops and Wheat Outlook
                       11:00 a.m.              USDA Cotton and Wool Outlook
                       2:00 p.m.               USDA Feed and Rice Outlook
Wednesday      16-Sep  6:00 a.m  12-Sep        MBA Mortgage Index
                       7:30 a.m    Aug         Consumer Price Index
                       9:00 a.m    Sep         NAHB Housing Market Index
                       9:30 a.m  12-Sep        Crude Inventories
                       3:00 p.m    Jul         Net Long-Term TIC Flows
Tnursday       17-Sep  7:30 a.m  12-Sep        Jobless Claims
                       7:30 a.m    Aug         Housing Starts
                       7:30 a.m    Aug         Building Permits
                       7:30 a.m     Q2         Current Account Balance
                       9:00 a.m    Sep         Philadelphia Fed
                       9:30 a.m  12-Sep        Natural Gas Inventories
                       11:00 a.m.              USDA Livestock, Dairy, Poultry
                                               Outlook
                       1:00 p.m    Sep         FOMC Interest Rate Decision
Friday         18-Sep  9:00 a.m    Aug         Leading Indicators
                       2:00 p.m.               USDA Milk Production
                       2:00 p.m.               USDA Cattle On Feed
Monday         21-Sep  9:00 a.m    Aug         Existing Home Sales
Tuesday        22-Sep  8:00 a.m    Jul         FHFA Housing Price Index
Wednesday      23-Sep  6:00 a.m  19-Sep        MBA Mortgage Index
                       9:30 a.m  19-Sep        Crude Inventories
Thursday       24-Sep  7:30 a.m  19-Sep        Jobless Claims
                       7:30 a.m    Aug         Durable Goods Orders
                       9:00 a.m    Aug         New Home Sales
                       9:30 a.m  19-Sep        Natural Gas Inventories
                       2:00 p.m.               USDA Livestock Slaughter
                       2:00 p.m.               USDA Poultry Slaughter
Friday         25-Sep  7:30 a.m     Q2         GDP -- third estimate
                       9:00 a.m    Sep         Michigan Sentiment - final
Monday         28-Sep  7:30 a.m    Aug         Personal Income and Spending
                       9:00 a.m    Aug         Pending Home Sales
Tuesday        29-Sep  8:00 a.m    Jul         Case-Shiller 20 City Index
                       9:00 a.m    Sep         Consumer Confidence
                       2:00 p.m.               USDA Ag Prices
Wednesday      30-Sep  6:00 a.m  26-Sep        MBA Mortgage Index
                       7:15 a.m    Sep         ADP Employment Change
                       8:45 a.m    Sep         Chicago PMI
                       9:30 a.m  26-Sep        Crude Inventories
                       11:00 a.m.              USDA Grain Stocks