U.S. ECONOMIC CALENDAR
OCTOBER

DAY            DATE    CT         FOR          REPORT
Tuesday        1-Oct   9:00 a.m    Sep         ISM Manufacturing Index
                       9:00 a.m    Aug         Construction Spending
Wednesday      2-Oct   6:00 a.m  28-Sep        MBA Mortgage Index
                       7:15 a.m    Sep         ADP Employment Change
                       9:30 a.m  28-Sep        Crude Inventories
Thursday       3-Oct   7:30 a.m  28-Sep        Jobless Claims
                       9:00 a.m    Aug         Factory Orders
                       9:00 a.m    Sep         ISM Non-Manufacturing Index
                       9:30 a.m  28-Sep        Natural Gas Inventories
Friday         4-Oct   7:30 a.m    Sep         Nonfarm Payrolls
                       7:30 a.m    Sep         Unemployment Rate
                       7:30 a.m    Sep         Hourly Earnings
                       7:30 a.m    Sep         Average Workweek
                       7:30 a.m    Aug         Trade Balance
Monday         7-Oct   2:00 p.m    Aug         Consumer Credit
Tuesday        8-Oct   7:30 a.m    Sep         Producer Price Index
Wednesday      9-Oct   6:00 a.m   5-Oct        MBA Mortgage Index
                       9:00 a.m    Aug         Wholesale Inventories
                       9:30 a.m   5-Oct        Crude Inventories
Thursday       10-Oct  7:30 a.m   5-Oct        Jobless Claims
                       7:30 a.m    Sep         Consumer Price Index
                       9:30 a.m   5-Oct        Natural Gas Inventories
                       11:00 a.m.              USDA Crop Production
                       11:00 a.m.              WASDE
Friday         11-Oct  7:30 a.m    Sep         Import/Export Prices
                       9:00 a.m    Oct         Michigan Sentiment - prelim
Tuesday        15-Oct  7:30 a.m    Oct         Empire State Manufacturing
                       11:00 a.m.              ERS Cottonand Wool Outlook
                       11:00 a.m.              ERS Oil Crops Outlook
                       2:00 p.m.               ERS Feedand Wheat Outlook
Wednesday      16-Oct  6:00 a.m  12-Oct        MBA Mortgage Index
                       7:30 a.m    Sep         Retail Sales
                       9:00 a.m    Aug         Business Inventories
                       9:30 a.m  12-Oct        Crude Inventories
                       1:00 p.m    Oct         Beige Book
                       3:00 p.m    Aug         Net Long-Term TIC Flows
Thursday       17-Oct  7:30 a.m    Sep         Building Permits
                       7:30 a.m    Sep         Housing Starts
                       7:30 a.m  12-Oct        Jobless Claims
                       7:30 a.m    Oct         Philadelphia Fed Index
                       8:15 a.m    Sep         Indsutrial Production
                       8:15 a.m    Sep         Capacity Utilizaiton
                       9:30 a.m  12-Oct        Natural Gas Inventories
                       11:00 a.m.              ERS Livestock, Dairy and
                                               Poultry Outlook
Friday         18-Oct  9:00 a.m    Sep         Leading Indicators
Monday         21-Oct  2:00 p.m.               USDA Milk Production
Tuesday        22-Oct  9:00 a.m    Sep         Existing Home Sales
Wednesday      23-Oct  6:00 a.m  19-Oct        MBA Mortgage Index
                       8:00 a.m    Aug         FHFA Housing Price Index
                       9:30 a.m  19-Oct        Crude Inventories
Thusday        24-Oct  7:30 a.m  19-Oct        Jobless Claims
                       7:30 a.m    Sep         Durable Goods Orders
                       9:00 a.m    Sep         New Home Sales
                       9:30 a.m  19-Oct        Natural Gas Inventories
                       2:00 p.m.               USDA Livestock Slaughter
                       2:00 p.m.               USDA Poultry Slaughter
Friday         25-Oct  9:00 a.m    Oct         Michigan Sentiment - final
                       2:00 p.m.               USDA Cattle on Feed
Monday         28-Oct  7:30 a.m    Sep         Adv. Intl. Trade in Goods
                       7:30 a.m    Sep         Adv. Retail Inventories
                       7:30 a.m    Sep         Adv. Wholesale Inventories
Tuesday        29-Oct  8:00 a.m    Aug         S&P Case Shiller Home Price Index
                       9:00 a.m    Oct         Consumer Confidence
                       9:00 a.m    Sep         Pending Home Sales
Wednesday      30-Oct  6:00 a.m  26-Oct        MBA Mortgage Index
                       7:15 a.m    Oct         ADP Employment Change
                       9:30 a.m  26-Oct        Crude Inventories
                       1:00 p.m    Oct         FOMC Interest Rate Decision
Thursday       31-Oct  7:30 a.m  26-Oct        Jobless Claims
                       7:30 a.m    Sep         Personal Income and Spending
                       8:45 a.m    Oct         Chicago PMI
                       9:30 a.m  26-Oct        Natural Gas Inventories
                       2:00 p.m.               USDA Ag Prices