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Monday, July 19
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Tuesday, July 20
8:30 a.m. Housing starts for June Census Bureau 1.802M 1.994M 1.970M 1.967M
Building permits 1.924M 2.00M 2.097M 2.097M
9 a.m. ICSC-UBS Weekly Chain Store Sales Snapshot for the week ended July 17 International Council of Shopping Centers and UBS +0.2% n.a. +0.9%. +0.9%
9 a.m. Johnson Redbook Retail Sales Index for the week ended July 17, vs. June Redbook Research +2.6% n.a. -0.2% -0.2%*
2:30 Greenspan speech Federal Reserve The Fed chairman delivers his semiannual testimony before the Senate Banking Committee on the state of the economy.
Wednesday, July 21
7 a.m. Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ended July 16 -- Market Composite Index Mortgage Bankers Association 617.9 n.a. 643.9 643.9
Purchase Index 440.3 n.a. 468.8 468.8
10 a.m. Greenspan speech Federal Reserve The Fed chairman delivers the second part of his semiannual testimony before the House Financial Services Committee on the state of the economy.
11 a.m. Consumer Comfort Index for the week ended July 16 Money Magazine and ABC News unchgd. n.a. -7 -7
Thursday, July 22
8:30 a.m. Initial Jobless Claims for the week ended July 17 Labor Department +339,000 +345,000 +350,000 +349,000
Four-week average +337,000 n.a. +339,000 +339,000
10 a.m. Leading economic indicators for June Conference Board -0.2% unchgd. +0.4% +0.5%
Friday, July 23
10:30 a.m. Weekly Leading Index for the week ended July 16 Economic Cycle Research Institute +1.1% n.a. +1.6% +1.6%
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