U.S. ECONOMIC CALENDAR
DECEMBER

DAY            DATE    CT         FOR          REPORT
Wednesday      28-Nov  6:00 a.m  27-Nov        MBA Mortgage Index
                       7:30 a.m     Q3         Gross Domestic Prod - 2nd est
                       7:30 a.m     Q3         GDP Deflator - 2nd est
                       9:00 a.m    Oct         New Home Sales
                       9:30 a.m  27-Nov        Crude Inventories
Thursday       29-Nov  7:30 a.m  24-Nov        Jobless Claims
                       7:30 a.m    Oct         Personal Income and Spending
                       7:30 a.m    Oct         PCE Prices
                       9:00 a.m    Oct         Pending Home Sales
                       9:30 a.m  27-Nov        Natural Gas Inventories
                       2:00 p.m.               USDA Ag Prices

Monday         3-Dec   9:00 a.m    Nov         ISM Index
                       9:00 a.m    Oct         Construction Spending
Tuesday        4-Dec   1:00 p.m    Nov         Auto and Truck Sales
Wednesday      5-Dec   6:00 a.m   1-Dec        MBA Mortgage Index
                       7:15 a.m    Nov         ADP Employment Change
                       7:30 a.m     Q3         Productivity - rev
                       7:30 a.m     Q3         Unit Labor Costs - rev
                       9:00 a.m    Nov         ISM Services
                       9:30 a.m   1-Dec        Crude Inventories
                       1:00 p.m    Nov         Beige Book
Thursday       6-Dec   7:30 a.m    Oct         Trade Balance
                       7:30 a.m   1-Dec        Jobless Claims
                       9:00 a.m    Oct         Factory Orders
                       9:30 a.m   1-Dec        Natural Gas Inventories
Friday         7-Dec   7:30 a.m    Nov         Nonfarm Payrolls
                       7:30 a.m    Nov         Unemployment Rate
                       7:30 a.m    Nov         Hourly Earnings
                       7:30 a.m    Nov         Average Workweek
                       9:00 a.m    Oct         Wholesale Inventories
                       2:00 p.m    Oct         Consumer Credit
Monday         10-Dec  9:00 a.m    Oct         JOLTS - Job Openings
Tuesday        11-Dec  7:30 a.m    Nov         Producer Price Index
                       11:00 a.m.              USDA Crop Production
                       11:00 a.m.              WASDE
Wednesday      12-Dec  6:00 a.m   8-Dec        MBA Mortgage Index
                       7:30 a.m    Nov         Consumer Price Index
                       9:30 a.m   8-Dec        Crude Inventories
                       1:00 p.m    Nov         Treasury Budget
Thursday       13-Dec  7:30 a.m    Nov         Import/Export Prices
                       7:30 a.m    Nov         Jobless Claims
                       9:30 a.m   8-Dec        Natural Gas Inventories
                       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
Friday         14-Dec  7:30 a.m    Nov         Retail Sales
                       8:15 a.m    Nov         Industrial Production
                       8:15 a.m    Nov         Capacity Utilization
                       9:00 a.m    Oct         Business Inventories
Monday         17-Dec  7:30 a.m    Dec         Empire Manufacturing
                       9:00 a.m    Dec         NAHB Housing Mkt Index
                       11:00 a.m.              ERS Livestock, Poultry and
                                               Dairy Outlook
                       3:00 p.m    Oct         Net Long-Term TIC Flows
Tuesday        18-Dec  7:30 a.m    Nov         Housing Starts
                       7:30 a.m    Nov         Building Permits
Wednesday      19-Dec  6:00 a.m  15-Dec        MBA Mortgage Index
                       7:30 a.m     Q3         Current Account Balance
                       9:00 a.m    Nov         Existing Home Sales
                       9:30 a.m  15-Dec        Crude Inventories
                       1:00 p.m    Dec         FOMC Interest Rate Decision
                       2:00 p.m.               USDA Milk Production
Thursday       20-Dec  7:30 a.m  15-Dec        Jobless Claims
                       7:30 a.m    Dec         Philadelphia Fed
                       9:00 a.m    Nov         Leading Indicators
                       9:30 a.m  15-Dec        Natural Gas Inventories
                       2:00 p.m.               USDA Livestock Slaughter
Friday         21-Dec  7:30 a.m    Nov         Durable Goods Orders
                       7:30 a.m     Q3         Gross Domestic Prod - 3rd est
                       7:30 a.m     Q3         GDP Deflator - 3rd est
                       7:30 a.m    Nov         PCE Prices
                       7:30 a.m    Nov         Personal Income and Spending
                       11:00 a.m.              USDA Cattle On Feed
Wednesday      26-Dec  6:00 a.m  22-Dec        MBA Mortgage Index
                       2:00 p.m.               USDA Poultry Slaughter
Thursday       27-Dec  7:30 a.m  22-Dec        Jobless Claims
                       7:30 a.m    Nov         New Home Sales
                       9:30 a.m  22-Dec        Natural Gas Inventories
                       10:00 a.  22-Dec        Crude Inventories
                       2:00 p.m.               USDA Ag Prices
Friday         28-Dec  9:00 a.m    Dec         Michigan Sentiment - final
                       9:00 a.m    Nov         Pending Home Sales
Monday         31-Dec  8:45 a.m.               Chicago PMI
                       9:30 a.m.               Dallas Fed Mfg Survey