Time
(EST)
Indicator
(click for definition)
Source
(click for press release)
Actual Forecast Previous
(revised)
Previous
(original)
Monday, January 7
No releases.
Tuesday, January 8
9 a.m. ICSC-UBS Weekly Chain Store Sales Snapshot for the week ended January 5 International Council of Shopping Centers and UBS +0.4% n.a. -0.2% -0.2%
9 a.m. Johnson Redbook Retail Sales Index for the week ended January 5, vs. November Redbook Research +1.0% n.a. -0.7% -0.7%*
Wednesday, January 9
9 a.m. Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ended January 4 -- Market Composite Index Mortgage Bankers Association 706.0 n.a. 533.9 533.9
Purchase Index 414.0 n.a. 360.8 360.8
9 a.m. Consumer Comfort Index for the week ended January 6 ABC News and Washington Post unchgd. n.a. -20 -20
Thursday, January 10
8:30 a.m. Initial Jobless Claims for the week ended January 5 Labor Department +322,000 +340,000 +337,000 +336,000
Four-week average +341,000 n.a. +344,000 +344,000
1 p.m. Bernanke speech Federal Reserve The Fed chairman speaks to Women in Housing and Finance and the Exchequer Club on the topic: Financial Markets, the Economic Outloo, and Monetary Policy
Friday, January 11
8:30 a.m. Import Price Index for December Labor Department 0.0% n.a. +3.3% +2.7%
Export Price Index +0.4% n.a. +0.9% +0.9%
8:30 a.m. International trade for November Commerce Department -$63.1B -$59.5B -$57.8B -$57.8B
10:30 a.m. Weekly Leading Index for the week ended Janaury 4 Economic Cycle Research Institute -6.7% n.a. -6.3% -6.2%
2 p.m. Federal budget for December FY '08 Treasury Department $43.3B $52.0B $42.0B $42.0 B (December FY '07)
P-Preliminary forecast
*Month through previous Saturday, vs. prior month
Expectations as reported by Reuters
Last week's calendar

This article was written by a staff member of TheStreet.com.

More from Markets

Billionaire Investor Tim Draper Explains Why Bitcoin Will Hit $250,000 in 2022

Billionaire Investor Tim Draper Explains Why Bitcoin Will Hit $250,000 in 2022

To Think a Trade War's Still Just a Threat Is the Dumbest Thing on Wall Street

To Think a Trade War's Still Just a Threat Is the Dumbest Thing on Wall Street

M&A Trends Still on Investors' Minds Despite Worries Over Tariffs -- ICYMI

M&A Trends Still on Investors' Minds Despite Worries Over Tariffs -- ICYMI

Dow Falls as U.S. Imposes Tariffs on $50 Billion of Chinese Goods

Dow Falls as U.S. Imposes Tariffs on $50 Billion of Chinese Goods

General Motors Spikes on Report It's Considering Listing Shares of Cruise Unit

General Motors Spikes on Report It's Considering Listing Shares of Cruise Unit