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Kansas City Fed Manufacturing Activity remained at a strong pace in June 2021

06/24/21 11:00AM - Tenth District manufacturing activity remained strong, and expectations for future activity increased to a survey record high. The index of prices paid for raw materials and prices received for finished goods compared with a month ago remained very high. Price indexes vs. a year ago posted record highs again in June. Moving forward, district …more…

Weekly Initial Unemployment Claims decrease 7,000 to 411,000

06/24/21 08:30AM - In the week ending June 19, the advance figure for seasonally adjusted initial claims was 411,000, a decrease of 7,000 from the previous week's revised level. The previous week's level was revised up by 6,000 from 412,000 to 418,000. The 4-week moving average was 397,750, an increase of 1,500 from the previous week's revised average. The …more…

May 2021 New Orders for Durable Goods Increased 2.3%, Ex-Trans up 0.3%

06/24/21 08:30AM - New Orders
New orders for manufactured durable goods in May increased $5.7 billion or 2.3 percent to $253.3 billion, the U.S. Census Bureau announced today. This increase, up twelve of the last thirteen months, followed a 0.8 percent April decrease. Excluding transportation, new orders increased 0.3 percent. Excluding defense, new orders …more…

1Q2021 GDP final estimate increased 6.4%

06/24/21 08:30AM - Real gross domestic product (GDP) increased at an annual rate of 6.4 percent in the first quarter of 2021 (table 1), according to the "third" estimate released by the Bureau of Economic Analysis. In the fourth quarter, real GDP increased 4.3 percent. The "third" estimate of GDP released today is based on more complete source data than …more…

New Home Sales in May 2021 at annual rate of 769,000

06/23/21 10:00AM - New Home Sales
Sales of new single‐family houses in May 2021 were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 769,000, according to estimates released jointly today by the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development. This is 5.9 percent (±18.6 percent)* below the revised April rate of 817,000, but is 9.2 percent …more…

1Q2021 Current Account Deficit Increased

06/23/21 08:30AM - The U.S. current account deficit, which reflects the combined balances on trade in goods and services and income flows between U.S. residents and residents of other countries, widened by $20.7 billion, or 11.8 percent, to $195.7 billion in the first quarter of 2021, according to statistics from the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA). …more…

Purchase Apps up, Refi's up in Latest MBA Weekly Survey

06/23/21 07:00AM - Mortgage applications increased 2.1 percent from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending June 18, 2021.

The Market Composite Index, a measure of mortgage loan application volume, increased 2.1 percent on a seasonally adjusted basis from one week earlier. On an unadjusted basis, the Index increased 1 percent compared with the previous week. The Refinance Index increased 3 …more…

Existing-Home Sales decreased 0.9% in May 2021

06/22/21 10:00AM - Existing-home sales decreased for a fourth straight month in May, according to the National Association of Realtors®. Only one major U.S. region recorded a month-over-month increase, while the other three regions saw sales decline. However, each of the four areas again registered double-digit …more…

Richmond Fed's Current Activity Index rose to 22 in May 2021

06/22/21 10:00AM - Fifth District manufacturing activity expanded in June, according to the most recent survey from the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond. The composite index rose from 18 in May to 22 in June. This was driven by an increase in the new orders index, while the other two component indexes — shipments and employment — also remained in …more…

Philadelphia Fed NonManufacturing Survey indicated further strengthening in activity in June 2021

06/22/21 08:30AM - Responses to the June Nonmanufacturing Business Outlook Survey suggest further strengthening in nonmanufacturing activity in the region. The indicators for firm-level general activity, new orders, and sales/revenues all rose sharply. However, the full-time employment index decreased but remained positive. The respondents expect overall …more…