U. S. Economics: Jan. 19, 2017 8:30 am



Philadelphia Fed Business Outlook Survey : Prior: 21.5, Prior Revised:

19.7, Consensus: 16.0, Consensus Range: 12.0 to 22.2, Actual: 23.6

Housing Starts : Prior: 1.090M, Prior Revised: 1.102M, Consensus:
1.200M, Consensus Range: 1.100M to 1.275M, Actual: 1.226M

Initial Jobless Claims Drop 15,000 to 234,000, vs
255,000 Estimates; Week Ended 1/7 Revised Up to 249,000

US Building Permits (Dec) M/M -0.2% vs. Exp. 1.1% (Prev. -4.7%)

US Philadelphia Fed Manufacturing Index (Jan) M/M 23.6 vs. Exp. 15.8