Jobless Claims Seen Lower -- Data Week Ahead

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

The FOMC announcement is scheduled for Wednesday at 2:00 p.m. ET, followed by a press conference with Fed Chairman Jerome Powell at 2:30 p.m. ET.

Forecasts were last updated Monday afternoon.

Wednesday 0830  Housing Starts              May       1.63M  (32)   1.569M
                  -- percent change         May      +3.9%         -9.5%
          0830  Building Permits            May       1.73M  (21)   1.76M
                  -- percent change         May      -1.7%         +0.3%
          0830  Import Prices               May      +0.7%   (20)  +0.7%
Thursday  0830  Jobless Claims              Jun 12    360K   (25)   376K
          0830  Phila Fed Mfg Svy           Jun       30.0   (21)   31.5
          1000  Leading Index               May      +1.3%   (19)  +1.6%

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

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