Economic Headwinds

Next week

  • Interest Rate 
  • Inflation: Next release for September , on October 18th. 
  • Employment Situation : Update for September expected on 10/7
  • GDP: Q3 Release Friday Oct 28
  • Consumer Sentiment Index: Out on 9/30/16
  • Major Exchange Rates
    • USD/JPY
    • EUR/USD
  • Volatility Index (VIX) 9/26/16

 

 

Last week

  • Interest Rate : FOMC meeting 9/21 , no rate change
  • Inflation: On a seasonally adjusted basis, the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers increased 0.2 percent in August after being unchanged in July. The index for all items less food and energy rose 0.3 percent in August after increasing 0.1 percent in July.
  • Employment Situation: Non-Farm Payroll for August : 151,000 jobs added
  • GDP:Real GDP for 2nd Qtr – Q/Q change – SAAR Actual  1.1 %
  • Consumer Sentiment Index : August Reading at 89.8
  • Major Exchange Rates
    • USD/JPY
    • EUR/USD
  • Volatility Index (VIX) 9/19/16

 

Interest Rates

 

Inflation

 

Employment Situation

 

GDP

 

University of Michigan – Consumer Sentiment Index

 

Major Exchange Rates

USD/JPY

 

EUR/USD

 

Volatility Index