U.S. ECONOMIC CALENDAR
FEBRUARY

DAY            DATE    CT         FOR          REPORT
Monday         4-Feb   9:00 a.m    Nov         Factory Orders
                       1:00 p.m    Dec         Auto and Truck Sales
Tuesday        5-Feb   9:00 a.m    Jan         ISM Non-Manufacturing Index
Wednesday      6-Feb   6:00 a.m   2-Feb        MBA Mortgage Index
                       7:30 a.m    Nov         Trade Balance
                       7:30 a.m     Q4         Productivity - prelim
                       7:30 a.m     Q4         Unit Labor Costs - prelim
                       9:30 a.m   2-Feb        Crude Inventories
Thursday       7-Feb   7:30 a.m   2-Feb        Jobless Claims
                       9:30 a.m   2-Feb        Natural Gas Inventories
                       2:00 p.m    Dec         Consumer Credit
Friday         8-Feb   11:00 a.m.              USDA Crop Production
                       11:00 a.m.              WASDE
Tuesday        12-Feb  9:00 a.m    Dec         JOLTS - Job Openings
                       11:00 a.m.              ERS Cotton and Wool Outlook
                       11:00 a.m.              ERS Oil Crops Outlook
                       2:00 p.m.               ERS Feed and Wheat Outlook
Wednesday      13-Feb  6:00 a.m   9-Feb        MBA Mortgage Index
                       7:30 a.m    Jan         Consumer Price Index
                       9:30 a.m   9-Feb        Crude Inventories
                       1:00 p.m    Dec         Treasury Budget
Thursday       14-Feb  7:30 a.m    Jan         Producer Price Index
                       7:30 a.m   9-Feb        Jobless Claims
                       9:00 a.m    Nov         Business Inventories
                       9:30 a.m   9-Feb        Natural Gas Inventories
                       11:00 a.m.              ERS Livestock, Poultry and
                                               Dairy Outlook
Friday         15-Feb  7:30 a.m    Jan         Retail Sales
                       7:30 a.m    Jan         Import/Export Prices
                       7:30 a.m    Feb         Empire Manufacturing
                       8:15 a.m    Jan         Industrial Production
                       8:15 a.m    Jan         Capacity Utilization
                       9:00 a.m    Dec         Business Inventories
                       9:00 a.m    Feb         Michigan Sentiment - prelim.
                       3:00 p.m    Dec         Net Long-Term TIC Flows
Tuesday        19-Feb  9:00 a.m    Feb         NAHB Housing Mkt Index
Wednesday      20-Feb  6:00 a.m  16-Feb        MBA Mortgage Index
                       7:30 a.m    Jan         Housing Starts
                       7:30 a.m    Jan         Building Permits
                       9:30 a.m  16-Feb        Crude Inventories
                       1:00 p.m    Jan         FOMC Minutes
                       2:00 p.m.               Ag Prices
                       2:00 p.m.               USDA Milk Production
Thursday       21-Feb  7:30 a.m  16-Feb        Jobless Claims
                       7:30 a.m    Feb         Philadelphia Fed
                       9:00 a.m    Jan         Existing Home Sales
                       9:00 a.m    Jan         Leading Indicators
                       9:30 a.m  16-Feb        Natural Gas Inventories
                       2:00 p.m.               USDA Livestock Slaughter
Friday         22-Feb  2:00 p.m.               USDA Cattle On Feed
Monday         25-Feb  2:00 p.m.               USDA Poultry Slaughter
Tuesday        26-Feb  7:00 a.m    Dec         S&P Case-Shiller Home Prices
                       8:00 a.m    Dec         FHFA Housing Price Index
                       9:00 a.m    Feb         Consumer Confidence
                       9:00 a.m    Jan         New Home Sales
Wednesday      27-Feb  6:00 a.m  23-Feb        MBA Mortgage Index
                       7:30 a.m    Jan         Durable Goods Orders
                       9:00 a.m    Jan         Pending Home Sales
                       9:30 a.m  23-Feb        Crude Inventories
Thursday       28-Feb  7:30 a.m    Feb         Chicago PMI
                       7:30 a.m     Q4         Gross Domestic Product - 2nd est
                       7:30 a.m     Q4         GDP Deflator - 2nd est
                       7:30 a.m  23-Feb        Jobless Claims
                       9:30 a.m  23-Feb        Natural Gas Inventories
                       2:00 p.m.               Ag Prices