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Economic Calendar

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News and Analysis

Economy

US weekly jobless claims fall more than expected
11/07/2019 08:30 PM
First-time claims for state unemployment benefits were expected to total 215,000 in the most recent week, down slightly from the 218,000 reported for the previous week.
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US productivity drops by most since the fourth quarter of 2015
11/06/2019 08:31 PM
American workers were unexpectedly less productive during the third quarter, with growth in their output failing to keep up with hours worked.
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US services companies growth rebounds in October
11/05/2019 10:00 PM
Measures of sales, new orders and employment all rebounded from the previous month.
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The trade deficit got smaller in September as the US and China work toward tariff truce
11/05/2019 08:30 PM
The U.S. international trade deficit was forecast to narrow to $52.20 billion in September from $55 billion in August, according to economists polled by Dow Jones.
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China presses Trump to remove more tariffs in 'phase one' trade deal
11/05/2019 10:00 AM
The fate of the Dec. 15 China tariffs is being considered as part of negotiations and a potential signing trip this month.
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US GDP rose a better-than-expected 1.9% in the third quarter as consumers continued to spend
10/30/2019 07:30 PM
The growth in GDP was slightly slower than in the second quarter as business investment declined.
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Private payrolls increase by 125,000 in October, topping expectations
10/30/2019 07:15 PM
Private payrolls grew at a faster-than-expected pace in October, but the solid growth was offset by a sharp downward revision for the previous month.
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Weekly mortgage demand is flat as interest rates hit the highest level in 3 months
10/30/2019 06:07 PM
Higher mortgage rates give homeowners little incentive to refinance their home loans
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Third-quarter economic growth is expected to be a tepid 1.6%, but markets could look past it
10/30/2019 03:16 AM
Third quarter growth is expected to come in at a weakish 1.6%, with the biggest hits from slowing business investment.
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The Fed is expected to cut rates, but how Powell discusses the next move could rattle markets
10/30/2019 02:01 AM
The Fed is widely expected to cut interest rates on Wednesday, but what it says about future moves could have a big impact on markets.
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US consumer confidence dips in October, misses expectations
10/29/2019 09:00 PM
U.S. consumer confidence dipped slightly in October as worries over business conditions and employment prospects ticked up.
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Pending home sales rise 1.5% in September, thanks to lower mortgage rates
10/29/2019 09:00 PM
Pending home sales, which measure signed contracts to buy existing homes, rose for the second straight months. Realtors credit low mortgage rates, despite sky high prices.
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Home price gains heat up in August but lag in major markets: S&P Case-Shiller index says
10/29/2019 08:00 PM
Home prices rose 3.2% in August, up from the 3.1% gain in July, according to the S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller National Home Price Index.
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Fed to cut rates again, but other economic concerns are emerging ahead of election: CNBC survey
10/29/2019 06:00 PM
The latest CNBC Fed Survey finds concerns over recession, monetary policy and worries about future economic policy.
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US weekly jobless claims unexpectedly fall
10/24/2019 07:31 PM
The data pointed to a still-tight jobs market, even as hiring and economic growth have slowed.
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US durable goods orders fall 1.1% in September
10/24/2019 07:31 PM
Orders to U.S. factories for big-ticket manufactured goods tumbled in September by the largest amount in four months.
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GM strike pushed US factory output down 0.5% in September
10/17/2019 08:35 PM
U.S. factory output slumped 0.5% in September, as a strike at General Motors caused a steep decline in auto production amid broader struggles for manufacturers.
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US weekly jobless claims rise modestly
10/17/2019 07:31 PM
The weekly jobless claims data suggested the labor market continues to tighten despite slowing hiring and economic growth.
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US housing starts fall from a 12-year high
10/17/2019 07:30 PM
U.S. homebuilding tumbled from a more than a 12-year high in September, but single-family home construction rose for a fourth straight month.
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Fed's Evans says no more rate cuts are needed through 2020
10/16/2019 09:45 PM
The Chicago Fed president says that policy is probably appropriate given an economy that is softening but still in good shape.
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US retail sales unexpectedly decline in a sign that consumer economy could be cracking
10/16/2019 07:30 PM
Retail sales dropped 0.3% last month as households cut back spending on motor vehicles, building materials, hobbies and online purchases.
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Weekly mortgage refinance applications rise, even as home purchase demand falls
10/16/2019 06:00 PM
Mortgage interest rates rose last week, but that didn't throw any cold water on the mini-refinance boom that's been going on for the last month.
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'Awfully high' risks of a global recession in the next 12-18 months, Moody's chief economist says
10/16/2019 01:01 PM
"Even if we don't have a recession ... I think it's pretty clear that we're going to have a much weaker economy," says Mark Zandi.
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IMF says trade war will cut global growth to lowest since financial crisis a decade ago
10/15/2019 08:07 PM
The U.S.-China trade war will cut 2019 global growth to its slowest pace since the 2008-2009 financial crisis, the International Monetary Fund warned on Tuesday.
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Fed's Bullard warns risks remain high and US economy may slow more sharply than expected
10/15/2019 05:00 PM
St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank President James Bullard said global trade and other risks remain high for a U.S. economy that may slow more sharply than expected.
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Larry Summers: US economy is just one bad recession away from zero rates or worse
10/14/2019 11:50 PM
"I fear that's what we're headed into" here in America, warns the former Treasury secretary.
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Millennials are about to trigger a major 'changeover point' for the US economy, asset manager says
10/14/2019 06:17 PM
U.S. adults aged between 21 and 38 years old will prioritize "necessity spending" over the next decade, Bill Smead told CNBC on Monday.
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Do you know what a recession is? Here's how we'll know when the next one hits
10/11/2019 10:28 PM
Not all economists agree that GDP is the best way to measure the economy.
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US weekly jobless claims unexpectedly fall
10/10/2019 07:31 PM
The number of Americans filing applications for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week.
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US consumer prices were unchanged in September, the weakest reading since January
10/10/2019 07:30 PM
U.S. consumer prices were unchanged in September and underlying inflation retreated.
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Finance

China could launch its own digital currency in the next 2-3 months, predicts investor
11/12/2019 09:26 AM
Jack Lee, managing partner of HCM Capital, said China has "all the system and the network ready" for its central bank to issue a national digital currency.
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A new $400 million tech fund wants to help European tech compete with Silicon Valley and China
11/12/2019 07:01 AM
Venture capital firm Balderton Capital has raised a new $400 million fund, which will be used to invest in early-stage European start-ups.
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Stocks making the biggest moves after hours: DXC Technology, Reata Pharmaceuticals and Grocery Outlet
11/12/2019 06:33 AM
See which stocks are posting big moves after the bell.
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Saudi Aramco stock could price at volatile time for the oil market
11/12/2019 04:44 AM
The pricing of the initial public offering of Saudi Aramco could come right in the middle of what could be a volatile period for the oil market.
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Here's what happened to the stock market on Monday
11/12/2019 04:07 AM
Wall Street digested the market's recent move to record highs while trade tensions lingered and protests in Hong Kong escalated.
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WeWork chairman once called John Legere a 'con artist' — now they could run WeWork together
11/12/2019 02:51 AM
With reports that T-Mobile CEO John Legere could be the next head of WeWork, it's worth recounting his testy relationship with Marcelo Claure, WeWork's chairman.
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Regulator probing Goldman over Apple Card: Gender bias must be rooted out of process
11/12/2019 02:32 AM
"Whether the intent is there or not, disparate impact is illegal," says Linda Lacewell, superintendent of New York's Department of Financial Services.
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Need a loan? There's a tech company for that.
11/12/2019 02:05 AM
Tech critics aren't keen on the idea, pointing to a history of using automated systems that end up discriminating against already-marginalized groups.
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Wall Street may be growing too complacent on stocks as bets against volatility hit a record
11/12/2019 01:46 AM
Traders may be a bit too relaxed about the risks facing the stock market heading into the end of the year, and that could come back to burn them.
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Cramer: Jamie Dimon, when questioned about $31 million pay, should have said he's worth it
11/12/2019 12:32 AM
The "Mad Money" host says executive pay can be "a little crazy," but he thinks J.P. Morgan's CEO deserves what he gets.
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Goldman is looking to fix the flaw that has Apple Card users claiming gender discrimination
11/12/2019 12:08 AM
The episode exposes the pitfalls as more and more decisions about credit, health care and hiring are made by algorithms.
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Stocks making the biggest moves midday: Walgreens, Tesla, Qualcomm & more
11/11/2019 11:51 PM
Names on the move ahead of the open.
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Weak 2019 earnings growth paves the way for a strong 2020 earnings picture, boosting stocks
11/11/2019 11:07 PM
As forward earnings estimates have fallen since the start of October, stocks have rallied.
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Stock trading is back, but no one is charging for it, thanks to millennials
11/11/2019 10:50 PM
Brokerage firms won't profit off the recent rise in stock trading the way they used to, and millennials may be the reason.
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Once a source of panic, the yield curve is validating stocks' comeback and may crown the winners
11/11/2019 07:57 PM
It's no coincidence that investors are getting more positive on the stock market as the yield curve has been steepening.
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Stocks making the biggest moves premarket: Boeing, Alibaba, Apple, Blackstone, Tesla & more
11/11/2019 07:43 PM
Names on the move ahead of the open.
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Hong Kong protests haven't hurt our profitability, say bank CEOs
11/11/2019 02:16 PM
Protests in Hong Kong, which have lasted more than five months, have hurt the city's retail and tourism industries.
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Jamie Dimon, who made $31 million last year, thinks wealth inequality is a problem
11/11/2019 08:57 AM
The J.P. Morgan Chase CEO also deflected questions about him making $31 million in 2018, saying: "I have nothing to do with it."
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European e-scooter firm Voi bags $85 million in fresh funding round
11/11/2019 07:10 AM
Since launching last year, Sweden's Voi has brought in 4 million users who have taken 14 million rides.
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Goldman Sachs faces investigation over allegations of sexist credit decisions at Apple Card
11/10/2019 11:04 PM
A tech entrepreneur accused Goldman's Apple Credit Card algorithm of discriminating against women when determining credit card limits.
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A rising number of US companies are flagging wildfire risk as suppression costs climb
11/10/2019 09:00 PM
California's biggest utilities aren't the only U.S. companies grappling with the increased force and frequency of wildfires.
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With a market at record highs, these are the most loved stocks on Wall Street right now
11/09/2019 07:57 PM
Amazon is the most loved stock on Wall Street, with 47 of the 48 analysts that cover the company recommend buying the e-commerce giant.
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Here are the biggest risks to the financial markets in 2020
11/09/2019 07:55 PM
Stocks are at record highs as the year winds down, but one economist has already started issuing warnings about threats to the markets in 2020.
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Grading stocks' comeback and whether this is the start of the next leg of the bull market
11/09/2019 07:53 PM
Has this simply been a relief rebound or a new leg to this bull market following a successful "soft landing" for the global economy?
More
Here's what happened to the stock market on Friday
11/09/2019 04:07 AM
Stocks hovered around the flatline for most of Friday's session as investors digested solid weekly gains and a move to fresh record highs.
More
The market rally will soon be tested by a big Trump speech and testimony from the Fed chief
11/09/2019 02:54 AM
Progress in trade and steady Fed policy have eased the way for the stock market's new highs, and both will be in the spotlight in the week ahead.
More
JP Morgan's top quant says the 'once in a decade' rotation into value stocks will continue
11/09/2019 02:05 AM
The rotation into value and out of momentum has more room to run on the back of improving macro environment, said J.P. Morgan's quant guru Marko Kolanovic.
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Andreessen Horowitz boosts its crypto bet with new 'start-up school'
11/09/2019 12:13 AM
The Silicon Valley investment firm is launching a cryptocurrency start-up school to help entrepreneurs get blockchain start-ups off the ground.
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Fed Governor Lael Brainard: says the central bank needs to guard against climate change
11/08/2019 11:50 PM
She says the issue could have impact on determining interest rates and cause systemic financial damage.
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Disney pops 3% as streaming hopes trump earnings decline: Market 'sensing big things are brewing'
11/08/2019 10:09 PM
Disney shares jump as Wall Street analysts got excited about the media giant rolling out its streaming service soon.
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Politics

China could launch its own digital currency in the next 2-3 months, predicts investor
11/12/2019 09:26 AM
Jack Lee, managing partner of HCM Capital, said China has "all the system and the network ready" for its central bank to issue a national digital currency.
More
A new $400 million tech fund wants to help European tech compete with Silicon Valley and China
11/12/2019 07:01 AM
Venture capital firm Balderton Capital has raised a new $400 million fund, which will be used to invest in early-stage European start-ups.
More
Stocks making the biggest moves after hours: DXC Technology, Reata Pharmaceuticals and Grocery Outlet
11/12/2019 06:33 AM
See which stocks are posting big moves after the bell.
More
Saudi Aramco stock could price at volatile time for the oil market
11/12/2019 04:44 AM
The pricing of the initial public offering of Saudi Aramco could come right in the middle of what could be a volatile period for the oil market.
More
Here's what happened to the stock market on Monday
11/12/2019 04:07 AM
Wall Street digested the market's recent move to record highs while trade tensions lingered and protests in Hong Kong escalated.
More
WeWork chairman once called John Legere a 'con artist' — now they could run WeWork together
11/12/2019 02:51 AM
With reports that T-Mobile CEO John Legere could be the next head of WeWork, it's worth recounting his testy relationship with Marcelo Claure, WeWork's chairman.
More
Regulator probing Goldman over Apple Card: Gender bias must be rooted out of process
11/12/2019 02:32 AM
"Whether the intent is there or not, disparate impact is illegal," says Linda Lacewell, superintendent of New York's Department of Financial Services.
More
Need a loan? There's a tech company for that.
11/12/2019 02:05 AM
Tech critics aren't keen on the idea, pointing to a history of using automated systems that end up discriminating against already-marginalized groups.
More
Wall Street may be growing too complacent on stocks as bets against volatility hit a record
11/12/2019 01:46 AM
Traders may be a bit too relaxed about the risks facing the stock market heading into the end of the year, and that could come back to burn them.
More
Cramer: Jamie Dimon, when questioned about $31 million pay, should have said he's worth it
11/12/2019 12:32 AM
The "Mad Money" host says executive pay can be "a little crazy," but he thinks J.P. Morgan's CEO deserves what he gets.
More
Goldman is looking to fix the flaw that has Apple Card users claiming gender discrimination
11/12/2019 12:08 AM
The episode exposes the pitfalls as more and more decisions about credit, health care and hiring are made by algorithms.
More
Stocks making the biggest moves midday: Walgreens, Tesla, Qualcomm & more
11/11/2019 11:51 PM
Names on the move ahead of the open.
More
Weak 2019 earnings growth paves the way for a strong 2020 earnings picture, boosting stocks
11/11/2019 11:07 PM
As forward earnings estimates have fallen since the start of October, stocks have rallied.
More
Stock trading is back, but no one is charging for it, thanks to millennials
11/11/2019 10:50 PM
Brokerage firms won't profit off the recent rise in stock trading the way they used to, and millennials may be the reason.
More
Once a source of panic, the yield curve is validating stocks' comeback and may crown the winners
11/11/2019 07:57 PM
It's no coincidence that investors are getting more positive on the stock market as the yield curve has been steepening.
More
Stocks making the biggest moves premarket: Boeing, Alibaba, Apple, Blackstone, Tesla & more
11/11/2019 07:43 PM
Names on the move ahead of the open.
More
Hong Kong protests haven't hurt our profitability, say bank CEOs
11/11/2019 02:16 PM
Protests in Hong Kong, which have lasted more than five months, have hurt the city's retail and tourism industries.
More
Jamie Dimon, who made $31 million last year, thinks wealth inequality is a problem
11/11/2019 08:57 AM
The J.P. Morgan Chase CEO also deflected questions about him making $31 million in 2018, saying: "I have nothing to do with it."
More
European e-scooter firm Voi bags $85 million in fresh funding round
11/11/2019 07:10 AM
Since launching last year, Sweden's Voi has brought in 4 million users who have taken 14 million rides.
More
Goldman Sachs faces investigation over allegations of sexist credit decisions at Apple Card
11/10/2019 11:04 PM
A tech entrepreneur accused Goldman's Apple Credit Card algorithm of discriminating against women when determining credit card limits.
More
A rising number of US companies are flagging wildfire risk as suppression costs climb
11/10/2019 09:00 PM
California's biggest utilities aren't the only U.S. companies grappling with the increased force and frequency of wildfires.
More
With a market at record highs, these are the most loved stocks on Wall Street right now
11/09/2019 07:57 PM
Amazon is the most loved stock on Wall Street, with 47 of the 48 analysts that cover the company recommend buying the e-commerce giant.
More
Here are the biggest risks to the financial markets in 2020
11/09/2019 07:55 PM
Stocks are at record highs as the year winds down, but one economist has already started issuing warnings about threats to the markets in 2020.
More
Grading stocks' comeback and whether this is the start of the next leg of the bull market
11/09/2019 07:53 PM
Has this simply been a relief rebound or a new leg to this bull market following a successful "soft landing" for the global economy?
More
Here's what happened to the stock market on Friday
11/09/2019 04:07 AM
Stocks hovered around the flatline for most of Friday's session as investors digested solid weekly gains and a move to fresh record highs.
More
The market rally will soon be tested by a big Trump speech and testimony from the Fed chief
11/09/2019 02:54 AM
Progress in trade and steady Fed policy have eased the way for the stock market's new highs, and both will be in the spotlight in the week ahead.
More
JP Morgan's top quant says the 'once in a decade' rotation into value stocks will continue
11/09/2019 02:05 AM
The rotation into value and out of momentum has more room to run on the back of improving macro environment, said J.P. Morgan's quant guru Marko Kolanovic.
More
Andreessen Horowitz boosts its crypto bet with new 'start-up school'
11/09/2019 12:13 AM
The Silicon Valley investment firm is launching a cryptocurrency start-up school to help entrepreneurs get blockchain start-ups off the ground.
More
Fed Governor Lael Brainard: says the central bank needs to guard against climate change
11/08/2019 11:50 PM
She says the issue could have impact on determining interest rates and cause systemic financial damage.
More
Disney pops 3% as streaming hopes trump earnings decline: Market 'sensing big things are brewing'
11/08/2019 10:09 PM
Disney shares jump as Wall Street analysts got excited about the media giant rolling out its streaming service soon.
More