Retail Sales Seen Down 0.8% -- Data Week Ahead

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

Forecasts were last updated Monday afternoon.

DATE      TIME  RELEASE                    PERIOD     CONSENSUS    PREVIOUS
          (ET)
Thursday  0830  Jobless Claims              Sep 11    320K   (22)   310K
          0830  Retail Sales                Aug      -0.8%   (32)  -1.1%
                  -- ex autos               Aug      +0.1%   (29)  -0.4%
          0830  Phila Fed Mfg Svy           Sep       18.7   (19)   19.4
          1000  Business Inventories        Jul      +0.5%   (20)  +0.8%
Friday    1000  Consumer Sentiment          Sep       72.0   (25)   70.3*
                  (Prelim)

*Aug Final Reading

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

Write to Donna Huneke at dataweekahead@wsj.com


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