New Home Sales on Tap -- 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.

DATE      TIME  RELEASE                    PERIOD     CONSENSUS    PREVIOUS
          (ET)
Thursday  0830  Jobless Claims              Sep 18    320K   (21)   332K
          0945  Markit Flash Mfg PMI        Sep       61.7   (10)   61.1*
          0945  Markit Flash Services PMI   Sep       54.9   (8)    55.1*
          1000  Leading Index               Aug      +0.7%   (17)  +0.9%
          1100  Kansas City Fed Mfg Svy     Sep       30     (5)    29
                  Composite Index
Friday    1000  New Home Sales              Aug       720K   (29)   708K
                  -- percent change         Aug      +1.7%         +1.0%

*End-Aug Reading

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

Write to Donna Huneke at dataweekahead@wsj.com


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