Overview: Thu, December 14

Daily Agenda

Time Indicator/Event Comment
08:30Retail salesModerate increases in core and total sales
08:30Import pricesHigher fuel prices will boost the headline index in November
08:30Jobless claimsLittle change expected in latest week
09:45Markit mfg PMI (flash)Stable near recent levels
10:00Business inventoriesAdvance Commerce Department estimates suggest slight decline in October
11:003- and 6-month bill announcementLikely steady at current levels
11:005-yr TIPS (r) announcement$14 billion offering expected

US Economy

Federal Reserve and the Overnight Market

Treasury Finance

This Week's MMO

  • MMO for December 11, 2017

    Chair Yellen is likely to keep things simple in her final quarterly press conference.  The FOMC will stay on schedule with another rate hike, and we don’t expect any fireworks in the messaging that accompanies this week’s policy move.

Federal Reserve Commentary

MMO Analysis