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Current Peak in U.S. Economic Activity was February 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

More Federal Reserve System News


Federal Reserve Press Release
10/18/21G.17 Industrial Production
10/13/21Federal Reserve Board announces it has joined the Central Bank Network for Indigenous Inclusion, which will foster ongoing dialogue, research, and education to raise awareness of economic and financial issues and opportunities around Indigenous economies
10/13/21Minutes of the Federal Open Market Committee, September 21-22, 2021
10/12/21Federal Reserve Board issues enforcement action with former employee of Banco Popular de Puerto Rico
10/07/21G.19 Consumer Credit
10/07/21Federal Reserve Board issues enforcement actions with Pioneer Bank and former employee of Pacific Premier Bank
10/04/21Federal Reserve Board announces the Reserve Banks will adopt a new message format for the Fedwire® Funds Service and invites public comment on proposal to expedite adoption
10/01/21Federal Reserve Board announces termination of enforcement action with UBS AG and UBS AG Stamford Branch
09/23/21Federal Reserve Board issues enforcement action with former employee of Simmons Bank and announces termination of enforcement action with The Bank & Trust
09/22/21Federal Reserve Board and Federal Open Market Committee release economic projections from the September 21-22 FOMC meeting
09/22/21Federal Reserve issues FOMC statement
09/15/21G.17 Industrial Production
09/09/21Federal Reserve publishes paper describing landscape of partnerships between community banks and fintech companies
09/09/21Federal Reserve Board issues enforcement action with former institution-affiliated party of BNP Paribas
09/08/21G.19 Consumer Credit
Economic Events This Week
10/18Mon09:15AM : Sep Industrial Production
10/18Mon09:15AM : Sep Capacity Utilization
10/18Mon10:00AM : Oct NAHB Housing Market Index
10/18Mon04:00PM : Oct U.S. Treasury International Capital
10/19Tue07:45AM : Weekly TRE-GS Store Sales Index
10/19Tue08:30AM : Sep Housing Starts
10/19Tue09:00AM : Weekly Redbook Retail Sales Index
10/20Wed07:00AM : Weekly MBA Mortgage Applications Survey
10/20Wed10:30AM : Weekly U.S. Petroleum Status Report
10/20Wed02:00PM : Federal Reserve Beige Book
10/21Thu08:30AM : Oct Philadelphia Fed Mfg Business Outlook Survey
10/21Thu08:30AM : Weekly Initial Jobless Claims
10/21Thu10:00AM : Sep Conference Board U.S. Leading Economic Indicators
10/21Thu10:00AM : Sep Exisiting Home Sales
10/22Fri10:00AM : Sep State Employment and Unemployment
Recent Economic News Results
September Housing Starts Decreased 1.6%, Permits down 7.7%

10/19/21 - Building Permits
Privately‐owned housing units authorized by building permits in September were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1,589,000. This is 7.7 percent (±0.9 percent) below the revised August rate of 1,721,000, but is …more…

Treasury International Capital Data for August 2021

10/18/21 - The U.S. Department of the Treasury today released Treasury International Capital (TIC) data for August 2021. The sum total in August of all net foreign acquisitions of long-term securities, short-term U.S. securities, and banking flows was a …more…

NAHB Builder Confidence rose 4 points to 80 in October 2021

10/18/21 - Strong consumer demand helped push builder confidence higher in October despite growing affordability challenges stemming from rising material prices and shortages. Builder sentiment in the market for newly built single-family homes moved …more…

Industrial Production fell 1.3%
Capacity Utilization fell to 75.2%

10/18/21 - Industrial production fell 1.3 percent in September after moving down 0.1 percent in August; output was previously reported to have risen 0.4 percent in August. In September, manufacturing output decreased 0.7 percent: The production of …more…

Business Inventories down 0.1% in August 2021

10/15/21 - The combined value of distributive trade sales and manufacturers’ shipments for August, adjusted for seasonal and trading day differences but not for price changes, was estimated at $1,652.4 billion, down 0.1 percent (±0.2 percent)* from July …more…