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Business Inventories up 0.4% in February 2024

04/15/24 10:00AM - Sales
The combined value of distributive trade sales and manufacturers’ shipments for February, adjusted for seasonal and trading day differences but not for price changes, was estimated at $1,866.5 billion, up 1.6 percent (±0.2 percent) from January 2024 and was up 1.0 percent (±0.4 percent) from …more…

NAHB Builder Confidence unch% at 51 in April 2024

04/15/24 10:00AM - Builder sentiment was flat in April as mortgage rates remained close to 7% over the past month and the latest inflation data failed to show improvement during the first quarter of 2024.

Builder confidence in the market for newly built single-family homes was 51 in April, unchanged from March, according to the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB)/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI) released today. This breaks a four-month period of gains for the …more…

U.S. Retail Sales for March 2024 up 0.7%, Ex-Auto up 1.1%

04/15/24 08:30AM - Advance estimates of U.S. retail and food services sales for March 2024, adjusted for seasonal variation and holiday and trading-day differences, but not for price changes, were $709.6 billion, up 0.7 percent (±0.5 percent) from the previous month, and up 4.0 percent (±0.5 percent) above March 2023. Total sales for the January 2024 through …more…

Empire State Manufacturing Survey Conditions continued to decline in April 2024

04/15/24 08:30AM - Business activity continued to decline in New York State, according to firms responding to the April 2024 Empire State Manufacturing Survey. The headline general business conditions index rose seven points but remained below zero at -14.3. New orders and shipments both declined significantly, and unfilled orders continued to shrink. Delivery …more…

University of Michigan Consumer Confidence Preliminary March 2024 Results down to 77.9

04/12/24 10:00AM - Sentiment moved sideways for the fourth straight month, as consumers perceived few meaningful developments in the economy. Since January, sentiment has remained remarkably steady within a very narrow 2.5 index point range, well under the 5 points necessary for a statistically significant difference in readings. Consumers perceived little change …more…

Weekly Initial Unemployment Claims Decrease 11,000 to 211,000

04/11/24 08:30AM - In the week ending April 6, the advance figure for seasonally adjusted initial claims was 211,000, a decrease of 11,000
from the previous week's revised level. The previous week's level was revised up by 1,000 from 221,000 to 222,000. The
4-week moving average was 214,250, a decrease of 250 from the previous week's revised average. The …more…

Wholesale Inventories up 0.5% in February 2024

04/10/24 10:00AM - February 2024 sales of merchant wholesalers, except manufacturers’ sales branches and offices, after adjustment for seasonal variations and trading day differences but not for price changes, were $673.7 billion, up 2.3 percent (±0.4 percent) from the revised January level and were up 0.8 percent (±1.1 percent)* from the revised February …more…

Conference Board Help Wanted OnLine Index increased in March 2024 to 151.4

04/10/24 10:00AM - The Conference Board−Lightcast Help Wanted OnLine® (HWOL) Index rose in March 2024 to 151.4 (July 2018=100), up from a downwardly revised 145.9 in January. The 1.4 percent increase between March and February followed a 0.1 percent increase between February and January. Overall, the Index is down 7.8 percent from one …more…

Real Average Hourly Earnings unch% in March 2024

04/10/24 08:30AM - All employees
Real average hourly earnings for all employees were unchanged from February to March, seasonally adjusted, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today. This result stems from an increase of 0.3 percent in average hourly earnings combined with an increase of 0.4 percent in the Consumer Price Index for All Urban …more…

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

04/10/24 07:00AM - Mortgage applications increased 0.1 percent from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending April 5, 2024. The Market Composite Index, a measure of mortgage loan application volume, increased 0.1 percent on a seasonally adjusted basis from one …more…