Economic news for your radar (Week of July 8-12)

by TacAirlifter

 

Here’s a weekly tracker for economic announcements/updates to guard against (or prepare) our portfolios (or whatever the hell you call the pot of money you work with):

Note – all times are in Eastern Standard Time

Monday, Jul 8

– Consumer Inflation Expectations (11 AM)

– Consumer Credit (3 PM)

Tuesday, Jul 9

– Fed Reserve Chair Jerome Powell (THE GAINZ GOBLIN!) speech (8:45 AM): Meeting Opening Remarks at the Federal Reserve Board Conference: Stress Testing: A Discussion and Review, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, Boston, Massachusetts (LIVE LINK HERE)

– Fed Reserve Bank of St Louis President James Bullard speech (10 AM)

– Fed Reserve Vice Chair for Supervision Randal K. Quarles speech (2 PM): Stress Testing at the Federal Reserve Board Conference: Stress Testing: A Discussion and Review, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, Boston, Massachusetts (LIVE LINK HERE)

Wednesday, Jul 10

– Wholesale Inventories (10 AM) – *\+0.4% Forecast\\**

– Fed Reserve Chair Jerome Powell (THE GAINZ GOBLIN!) testimony – Day 1 (10 AM): Semiannual Monetary Policy Report to the Congress Before the House Financial Services Committee, Washington, D.C. (CHECK CSPAN)

– Crude Oil Inventories (10:30 AM)

– Fed Reserve of St Louis President James Bullard speech (1:30 PM)

– FOMC Minutes Release (2 p.m.) — Meeting of June 18-19

Thursday, Jul 11

– Initial Jobless Claims (8:30 AM)

– CPI / Core CPI (8:30 AM)

– Fed Reserve Chair Jerome Powell (THE GAINZ GOBLIN!) testimony – Day 2 (10 AM): Semiannual Monetary Policy Report to the Congress Before the House Financial Services Committee, Washington, D.C. (CHECK CSPAN)

– Fed Reserve Bank of New York President John Williams speech (11 AM)

– Fed Reserve Vice Chair for Supervision Randal K. Quarles speech (1:30 PM): Financial Regulation and Monetary Policy at the Bipartisan Policy Center, Washington, D.C. (LIVE LINK HERE)

– Fed Reserve Bank of New York President John Williams speech (1:30 PM)

Friday, Jul 12

– PPI / Core PPI (8:30 AM)

– Baker Hughes Oil Rig Count (1 PM)