U.S. ECONOMIC CALENDAR
OCTOBER

DAY            DATE    CT         FOR          REPORT
Thursday       24-Sep  7:30 a.m  19-Sep        Jobless Claims
                       9:00 a.m    Aug         New Home Sales
                       9:30 a.m  19-Sep        EIA Natural Gas Inventories
                       2:00 p.m.               USDA Poultry Slaughter
                       2:00 p.m.               USDA Livestock Slaughter
Friday         25-Sep  7:30 a.m    Aug         Durable Goods Orders
                       2:00 p.m.               USDA Cattle on Feed
Tuesday        29-Sep  8:00 a.m    Jul         S&P Case Shiller Home Price Index
                       9:00 a.m    Sep         Consumer Confidence
Wednesday      30-Sep  6:00 a.m  26-Sep        MBA Mortgage Index
                       7:15 a.m    Sep         ADP Employment Change
                       7:30 a.m     Q2         Gross Domestic Product - 3rd est
                       7:30 a.m     Q2         GDP Deflator
                       8:45 a.m    Sep         Chicago PMI
                       9:00 a.m    Aug         Pending Home Sales
                       9:30 a.m  26-Sep        Crude Inventories
                       11:00 a.m.              USDA Grain Stocks
                       2:00 p.m.               USDA Ag Prices

Thursday       1-Oct   7:30 a.m    Aug         Personal Income and Spending
                       7:30 a.m  26-Sep        Jobless Claims
                       9:00 a.m    Sep         ISM Manufacturing Index
                       9:00 a.m    Aug         Construction Spending
                       9:30 a.m  26-Sep        EIA Natural Gas Inventories
Friday         2-Oct               Sep         Auto and Truck Sales
                       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
                       9:00 a.m    Aug         Factory Orders
                       9:00 a.m    Sep         Michigan Sentiment - final
Tuesday        6-Oct   7:30 a.m    Aug         Trade Balance
                       7:30 a.m    Aug         Retail Inventories - adv
                       7:30 a.m    Aug         Wholesale Inventories - adv
Wednesday      7-Oct   6:00 a.m   3-Oct        MBA Mortgage Index
                       9:30 a.m   3-Oct        Crude Inventories
                       2:00 p.m    Aug         Consumer Credit
Thursday       8-Oct   7:30 a.m   3-Oct        Jobless Claims
                       9:30 a.m   3-Oct        EIA Natural Gas Inventories
Friday         9-Oct   9:00 a.m    Aug         Wholesale Inventories
                       11:00 a.m.              USDA Crop Production
                       11:00 a.m.              WASDE
Tuesday        13-Oct  7:30 a.m    Sep         Consumer Price Index
Wednesday      14-Oct  6:00 a.m  10-Oct        MBA Mortgage Index
                       7:30 a.m    Sep         Producer Price Index
                       9:30 a.m  10-Oct        Crude Inventories
                       11:00 a.m.              ERS Oil Crops Outlook
                       2:00 p.m.               ERS Feed and Wheat Outlook
                       2:00 p.m.               ERS Rice Outlook
Thursday       15-Oct  7:30 a.m  10-Oct        Jobless Claims
                       7:30 a.m    Oct         Philadelphia Fed Index
                       7:30 a.m    Oct         Empire State Manufacturing
                       7:30 a.m    Sep         Import/Export Prices
                       9:30 a.m  10-Oct        EIA Natural Gas Inventories
Friday         16-Oct  7:30 a.m    Sep         Retail Sales
                       8:15 a.m    Sep         Industrial Production
                       8:15 a.m    Sep         Capacity Utilization
                       9:00 a.m    Aug         Business Inventories
                       9:00 a.m    Oct         Michigan Sentiment - prelim
                       11:00 a.m.              ERS Livestock, Dairy and
                                               Poultry Outlook
                       3:00 p.m    Aug         Net Long-Term TIC Flows
Monday         19-Oct  9:00 a.m    Oct         NAHB Housing Market Index
Tuesday        20-Oct  7:30 a.m    Sep         Housing Starts
                       7:30 a.m    Sep         Building Permits
                       2:00 p.m.               USDA Milk Production
Wednesday      21-Oct  6:00 a.m  17-Oct        MBA Mortgage Index
                       9:30 a.m  17-Oct        Crude Inventories
Thursday       22-Oct  7:30 a.m  17-Oct        Jobless Claims
                       9:00 a.m    Sep         Existing Home Sales
                       9:30 a.m  17-Oct        EIA Natural Gas Inventories
                       2:00 p.m.               USDA Livestock Slaughter
Friday         23-Oct  2:00 p.m.               USDA Poultry Slaughter
                       2:00 p.m.               USDA Cattle on Feed
Note: This calendar will be updated with the last week of October when 
available.