U.S. ECONOMIC CALENDAR
APRIL

DAY            DATE    CT         FOR          REPORT
Tuesday        28-Mar  9:00 a.m    Mar         Consumer Confidence
Wednesday      29-Mar  6:00 a.m  25-Mar        MBA Mortgage Index
                       9:00 a.m    Feb         Pending Home Sales
                       9:30 a.m  25-Mar        Crude Inventories
Thursday       30-Mar  7:30 a.m  25-Mar        Jobless Claims
                       7:30 a.m     Q4         GDP - 3rd estimate
                       7:30 a.m     Q4         GDP Deflator - 3rd estimate
                       9:30 a.m  25-Mar        Natural Gas Inventories
                       2:00 p.m.               USDA Ag Prices
                       2:00 p.m.               USDA Hogs and Pigs
Friday         31-Mar  7:30 a.m    Feb         Personal Income and Spending
                       8:45 a.m    Mar         Chicago PMI
                       9:00 a.m    Mar         Michigan Sentiment - final

Monday         3-Apr   9:00 a.m    Feb         Construction Spending
                       9:00 a.m    Mar         ISM Index
                       1:00 p.m    Mar         Auto and Truck Sales
Tuesday        4-Apr   7:30 a.m    Feb         Trade Balance
                       9:00 a.m    Feb         Factory Orders
Wednesday      5-Apr   6:00 a.m   1-Apr        MBA Mortgage Index
                       7:15 a.m    Mar         ADP Employment Change
                       9:00 a.m    Mar         ISM Services
                       9:30 a.m   1-Apr        Crude Inventories
Thursday       6-Apr   6:30 a.m    Mar         Challenger Job Cuts
                       7:30 a.m   1-Apr        Jobless Claims
                       9:30 a.m   1-Apr        Natural Gas Inventories
Friday         7-Apr   7:30 a.m    Mar         Nonfarm Payrolls
                       7:30 a.m    Mar         Unemployment Rate
                       7:30 a.m    Mar         Average Workweek
                       7:30 a.m    Mar         Hourly Earnings
                       9:00 a.m    Feb         Wholesale Inventories
                       2:00 p.m    Feb         Consumer Credit
Tuesday        11-Apr  11:00 a.m.              USDA Crop Production
                       11:00 a.m.              WASDE
Wednesday      12-Apr  6:00 a.m   8-Apr        MBA Mortgage Index
                       7:30 a.m    Mar         Import/Export Prices
                       9:30 a.m   8-Apr        Crude Inventories
Thursday       13-Apr  7:30 a.m   8-Apr        Jobless Claims
                       7:30 a.m    Mar         Producer Price Index
                       9:00 a.m    Mar         Michigan Sentiment
                       9:30 a.m   8-Apr        Natural Gas Inventories
                       11:00 a.m.              USDA Oil Crops Outlook
                       2:00 p.m.               USDA Feed and Wheat Outlook
Friday         14-Apr  7:30 a.m    Mar         Consumer Price Index
                       7:30 a.m    Mar         Retail Sales
                       9:00 a.m    Feb         Business Inventories
Monday         17-Apr  7:30 a.m    Apr         Empire Manufacturing
                       11:00 a.m.              USDA Livestock, Dairy and
                                               Poultry Outlook
                       3:00 p.m    Apr         Net Long-Term TIC Flows
Tuesday        18-Apr  7:30 a.m    Mar         Housing Starts
                       7:30 a.m    Mar         Building Permits
                       8:15 a.m    Mar         Capacity Utilization
                       8:15 a.m    Mar         Industrial Production
Wednesday      19-Apr  6:00 a.m  15-Apr        MBA Mortgage Index
                       9:30 a.m  15-Apr        Crude Inventories
                       1:00 p.m    Apr         Beige Book
Thursday       20-Apr  7:30 a.m  15-Apr        Jobless Claims
                       7:30 a.m    Apr         Philadelphia Fed
                       9:30 a.m  15-Apr        Natural Gas Inventories
                       2:00 p.m.               USDA Milk Production
                       2:00 p.m.               USDA Livestock Slaughter
Friday         21-Apr  9:00 a.m    Mar         Existing Home Sales
                       2:00 p.m.               USDA Cattle On Feed
Tuesday        25-Apr  8:00 a.m    Feb         FHFA Housing Price Index
                       9:00 a.m    Apr         Consumer Confidence
                       9:00 a.m    Mar         New Home Sales
Wednesday      26-Apr  6:00 a.m  22-Apr        MBA Mortgage Index
                       9:30 a.m  22-Apr        Crude Inventories
                       2:00 p.m.               USDA Poultry Slaughter
Thursday       27-Apr  7:30 a.m  22-Apr        Jobless Claims
                       7:30 a.m    Mar         Durable Goods Orders
                       9:00 a.m    Mar         Pending Home Sales
                       9:30 a.m  22-Apr        Natural Gas Inventories
                       2:00 p.m.               USDA Ag Prices
Friday         28-Apr  7:30 a.m     Q1         GDP - advance
                       7:30 a.m     Q1         GDP deflator
                       8:45 a.m    Apr         Chicago PMI
                       9:00 a.m    Apr         Michigan Sentiment - final