Housing Starts and Existing Home Sales on the Docket -- Data Week Ahead

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

DATE      TIME  RELEASE                    PERIOD     CONSENSUS    PREVIOUS
          (ET)
Monday    0915  Industrial Production       Sep      +0.2%   (17)  +0.4%
          0915  Capacity Utilization        Sep       76.5%  (12)   76.4%
          1000  Housing Mkt Index           Oct       76     (8)    76
Tuesday   0830  Housing Starts              Sep       1.61M  (15)   1.615M
                  -- percent change         Sep      -0.3%         +3.9%
          0830  Building Permits            Sep       1.69M  (8)    1.728M
                  -- percent change         Sep      -2.2%         +6.0%
Thursday  0830  Jobless Claims              Oct 16    293K   (6)    293K
          0830  Phila Fed Mfg Svy           Oct       25     (7)    30.7
          1000  Existing Home Sales         Sep       6.10M  (14)   5.88M
                  -- percent change         Sep      +3.7%         -2.0%
          1000  Leading Index               Sep      +0.4%   (9)   +0.9%
Friday    0945  Markit Flash Mfg PMI        Oct       60.5   (3)    60.7*
          0945  Markit Flash Services PMI   Oct       55.2   (3)    54.9*

*Sep Final Reading

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

Write to Donna Huneke at dataweekahead@wsj.com

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   0830  Housing Starts              Sep       1.61M  (31)   1.615M
                  -- percent change         Sep      -0.3%         +3.9%
          0830  Building Permits            Sep       1.67M  (20)   1.728M
                  -- percent change         Sep      -3.4%         +6.0%
Thursday  0830  Jobless Claims              Oct 16    300K   (21)   293K
          0830  Phila Fed Mfg Svy           Oct       24.5   (18)   30.7
          1000  Existing Home Sales         Sep       6.10M  (30)   5.88M
                  -- percent change         Sep      +3.7%         -2.0%
          1000  Leading Index               Sep      +0.4%   (17)  +0.9%
Friday    0945  Markit Flash Mfg PMI        Oct       60.5   (9)    60.7*
          0945  Markit Flash Services PMI   Oct       55.5   (8)    54.9*

*Sep Final Reading

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

Write to Donna Huneke at dataweekahead@wsj.com


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