• Schedule for Week of August 19, 2018

    1 month ago - By Calculated Risk

    The key economic reports this week are July New and Existing Home Sales.
    Fed Chair Jerome Powell will speak on Friday at the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City Economic Policy Symposium, at Jackson Hole, Wyo.
    --- Monday, Aug 20th ---
    No major economic releases scheduled.
    --- Tuesday, Aug 21st ---
    No major economic releases scheduled.
    --- Wednesday, Aug 22nd --- 7:00 AM ET: The Mortgage Bankers Association will release the results for the mortgage purchase applications index.
    During the day: The AIA's Architecture Billings Index for July (a leading indicator for commercial real...
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  • Off to the Mountains: Fed's Jackson Hole Symposium Could Put Focus On Rates

    Off to the Mountains: Fed's Jackson Hole Symposium Could Put Focus On Rates

    1 month ago - By Forbes

    We're headed into a period where rumor and innuendo, rather than earnings, might again start to push the markets back and forth. Earnings are dying down, but the Fed's symposium in Wyoming and coming trade talks with China both could take center stage in days ahead.
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