U.S. ECONOMIC CALENDAR
APRIL

DAY            DATE    CT         FOR          REPORT
Thursday       1-Apr   7:30 a.m  27-Mar        Jobless Claims
                       9:00 a.m    Mar         ISM Manufacturing Index
                       9:00 a.m    Feb         Construction Spending
                       9:30 a.m  27-Mar        Natural Gas Inventories
Monday         5-Apr   9:00 a.m    Feb         Factory Orders
                       9:00 a.m    Mar         ISM Non-Manufacturing Index
Wednesday      7-Apr   6:00 a.m   3-Apr        MBA Mortgage Index
                       7:30 a.m    Feb         Trade Balance
                       9:30 a.m   3-Apr        Crude Inventories
                       2:00 p.m    Feb         Consumer Credit
Thursday       8-Apr   7:30 a.m   3-Apr        Jobless Claims
                       9:30 a.m   3-Apr        Natural Gas Inventories
Friday         9-Apr   7:30 a.m    Mar         Producer Price Index
                       9:00 a.m    Feb         Wholesale Inventories
                       11:00 a.m.              USDA Crop Production
                       11:00 a.m.              WASDE
Monday         12-Apr  1:00 p.m    Mar         Treasury Budget
Tuesday        13-Apr  7:30 a.m    Mar         Consumer Price Index
                       11:00 a.m.              ERS Oil Crops Outlook
                       2:00 p.m.               ERS Feed Outlook
                       2:00 p.m.               ERS Wheat Outlook
                       2:00 p.m.               ERS Rice Outlook
Wednesday      14-Apr  6:00 a.m  10-Apr        MBA Mortgage Index
                       7:30 a.m    Mar         Import/Export Prices
                       9:30 a.m  10-Apr        Crude Inventories
                       1:00 p.m    Apr         Beige Book
Thursday       15-Apr  7:30 a.m  10-Apr        Jobless Claims
                       7:30 a.m    Apr         Empire State Manufacturing
                       7:30 a.m    Apr         Philadelphia Fed Index
                       7:30 a.m    Mar         Retail Sales
                       8:15 a.m    Mar         Industrial Production
                       8:15 a.m    Mar         Capacity Utilization
                       9:00 a.m    Feb         Business Inventories
                       9:00 a.m    Apr         NAHB Housing Market Index
                       9:30 a.m  10-Apr        Natural Gas Inventories
                       11:00 a.m.              ERS Livestock, Dairy and
                                               Poultry Outlook
                       3:00 p.m    Feb         Net Long-Term TIC Flows
Friday         16-Apr  7:30 a.m    Mar         Housing Starts
                       7:30 a.m    Mar         Building Permits
                       9:00 a.m    Apr         Michigan Sentiment - prelim
Wednesday      21-Apr  6:00 a.m  17-Apr        MBA Mortgage Index
                       9:30 a.m  17-Apr        Crude Inventories
                       2:00 p.m.               USDA Milk Production
Thursday       22-Apr  7:30 a.m  17-Apr        Jobless Claims
                       9:00 a.m    Mar         Existing Home Sales
                       9:00 a.m    Mar         Leading Indicators
                       9:30 a.m  17-Apr        Natural Gas Inventories
                       2:00 p.m.               USDA Livestock Slaughter
Friday         23-Apr  9:00 a.m    Mar         New Home Sales
                       2:00 p.m.               USDA Cattle on Feed
                       2:00 p.m.               USDA Poultry Slaughter
Monday         26-Apr  7:30 a.m    Mar         Durable Goods Orders
Tuesday        27-Apr  8:00 a.m    Feb         FHFA House Price Index
                       8:00 a.m    Feb         S&P Case-Shiller Home Price Index
                       9:00 a.m    Apr         Consumer Confidence
Wednesday      28-Apr  6:00 a.m  24-Apr        MBA Mortgage Index
                       7:30 a.m    Mar         International Trade - adv
                       7:30 a.m    Mar         Retail Inventories - adv
                       7:30 a.m    Mar         Wholesale Inventories - adv
                       9:30 a.m  24-Apr        Crude Inventories
                       1:00 p.m.               FOMC Interest Rate Decision
Thursday       29-Apr  7:30 a.m     Q1         Gross Domestic Product - adv
                       7:30 a.m     Q1         Chain Deflator - adv
                       7:30 a.m  24-Apr        Jobless Claims
                       9:00 a.m    Mar         Pending Home Sales
                       9:30 a.m  24-Apr        Natural Gas Inventories
Friday         30-Apr  7:30 a.m     Q1         Employment Cost Index
                       7:30 a.m    Mar         Personal Income and Spending
                       7:30 a.m    Mar         PCE Prices
                       8:45 a.m    Apr         Chicago PMI
                       9:00 a.m    Apr         Michigan Sentiment - final
                       2:00 p.m.               USDA Ag Prices