Overview: Mon, October 15

Daily Agenda

Time Indicator/Event Comment
08:30Retail salesSolid broad-based increase in September
08:30Empire State mfgSmall increase expected this month
10:00Business inventoriesBEA's GDP estimates imply a 0.5% August increase
11:004- and 8-week bill announcementInitial 8-week offering
11:303- and 6-month bill auctionBoth maturities reduced by $3 billion

US Economy

  • Economic Indicator Preview for Monday, October 15, 2018

    We look for above-trend gains of 0.7% in overall retail sales and 0.5% in core sales excluding autos and gasoline in this morning’s report for September.  The Empire State factory survey seems likely to suggest that manufacturing activity remained healthy in the New York region in the latest month.

Federal Reserve and the Overnight Market

Treasury Finance

This Week's MMO

  • MMO for October 15, 2018

    This week’s issue of the Money Market Observer is limited to our regular weekly Treasury  and economic indicator calendars.  We will return to our regular format next week.

MMO Analysis