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Current Peak in U.S. Economic Activity was February 2020 and Last Trough was April 2020
Last Peak in U.S. Economic Activity was December 2007 and Last Trough was June 2009
Previous Peak in U.S. Economic Activity was March 2001 and Previous Trough was November 2001

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Economic Events This Week
8/8Mon10:00AM : Jul Conference Board Employment Trends Index
8/9Tue07:00AM : Jul NFIB Small Business Index
8/9Tue07:45AM : Weekly TRE-GS Store Sales Index
8/9Tue08:30AM : 2Q2022 U.S. Labor Productivity
8/9Tue09:00AM : Weekly Redbook Retail Sales Index
8/10Wed07:00AM : Weekly MBA Mortgage Applications Survey
8/10Wed08:30AM : Jul Consumer Price Index
8/10Wed08:30AM : Jul Consumer Price Index, Ex Food and Energy
8/10Wed08:30AM : Jul Real Earnings
8/10Wed10:00AM : Jun Wholesale Inventories
8/10Wed10:00AM : Jul Conference Board Help Wanted Online
8/10Wed10:30AM : Weekly U.S. Petroleum Status Report
8/10Wed02:00PM : Jul U.S. Treasury Budget
8/11Thu08:30AM : Jul Producer Price Index
8/11Thu08:30AM : Jul Producer Price Index, Ex Food and Energy
8/11Thu08:30AM : Weekly Initial Jobless Claims
8/12Fri08:30AM : Jul U.S. Import Index
8/12Fri10:00AM : 3Q2022 Philadelphia Fed Survey of Professional Forecasters
8/12Fri10:00AM : Mid-Aug Univ. of Michigan Consumer Sentiment Index
Recent Economic News Results
Wholesale Inventories up 1.8% in June 2022

08/10/22 - June 2022 sales of merchant wholesalers, except manufacturers’ sales branches and offices, after adjustment for seasonal variations and trading day differences but not for price changes, were $709.6 billion, up 1.8 percent (±0.4 percent) from …more…

Conference Board Help Wanted OnLine Index increased in July 2022 to 167.0

08/10/22 - he Conference Board®−Burning Glass® Help Wanted OnLine® (HWOL) Index increased in July and now stands at 167.0 (July 2018=100), up from 162.4 in June. The 2.8 percent increase between June and July follows a 5.4 percent decrease between May …more…

Consumer Price Index unch% in July 2022, Ex Fd & Engy up 0.3%

08/10/22 - The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) was unchanged in July on a seasonally adjusted basis after rising 1.3 percent in June, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today. Over the last 12 months, the all items …more…

Real Average Hourly Earnings increased 0.5% in July 2022

08/10/22 - All employees
Real average hourly earnings for all employees increased 0.5 percent from June to July, seasonally adjusted, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today. This result stems from an increase of 0.5 percent in average …more…

Purchase Apps Up, Refi's Up in Latest MBA Weekly Survey

08/10/22 - Mortgage applications increased 0.2 percent from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association’s (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending August 5, …more…