Existing Home Sales Expected to Show Rise, But New Home Sales Seen Down -- Data Week Ahead Update

The following are forecasts for this week's remaining U.S. data from a survey compiled by The Wall Street Journal.

DATE      TIME  RELEASE                    PERIOD     CONSENSUS    PREVIOUS
          (ET)
Tuesday   1000  Existing Home Sales         Aug       6.05M  (22)   5.86M
                  -- percent change         Aug      +3.2%         +24.7%
          1000  Richmond Fed Mfg Svy        Sep       14     (3)    18
Wednesday 0945  Markit Flash Mfg PMI        Sep       53.8   (6)    53.1*
          0945  Markit Flash Services PMI   Sep       54.6   (6)    55.0*
Thursday  0830  Jobless Claims              Sep 19    850K   (17)   860K
          1000  New Home Sales              Aug       898K   (20)   901K
                  -- percent change         Aug      -0.3%         +13.9%
          1100  Kansas City Fed Mfg Svy     Sep       N/A           14
                  Composite Index
Friday    0830  Durable Goods Orders        Aug      +1.8%   (18)  +11.4%**

*End-Aug Reading
**Revised Figure

(Figures in parentheses refer to number of economists surveyed.)

Write to Donna Huneke at dataweekahead@wsj.com


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