This Week: Housing & Inflation


8:30 AM New Home Sales are expected to have risen 2.4% to start 2024.\

10:00 AM Wilmington building permits data

6:30 PM Japan’s inflation rate


8:30 AM Durable goods are expected to have fallen 4.8% in January

9:00 AM The Case-Shiller 20-city index

9:00 AM FHFA Home Price Index

10:00 AM Consumer Confidence is expected to hold at 114.8


7:00 AM Mortgage demand & rates

8:30 AM Second estimate for Q4 ’23 GDP is expected to hold at 3.3%


8:30 AM The PCE Price Index is expected to have slowed to 2.4% in January with month-over-month prices rising to 0.3%

8:30 AM Core prices are expected to have increased 0.4% in January while slowing to 2.8% year-over-year

8:30 AM Personal income is expected to rise 0.4% while personal spending is expected to rise 0.2% in January

8:30 AM Jobless claims are expected to rise to 210k

10:00 AM Pending home sales are expected to have risen 1.0% in January


5:00 AM Inflation in the Euro Area is expected to have slowed to 2.5% in February

10:00 AM Construction spending is expected to have risen 0.2% in January