Happy Holidays!


Monday

Markets Closed for Christmas & Boxing Day

Wednesday

U.S.

Economic lookahead

S&P Corelogic Case-Shiller HPI (Oct.) The S&P Corelogic Case-Shiller home price index tracks monthly changes in the value of residential real estate in 20 metropolitan regions across the U.S.

Redbook (Weekly)

Consumer Confidence (Dec.) The U.S. Conference Board compiles a survey of consumer attitudes on the economy.

Pending Home Sales Index (Nov.) The National Association of Realtors developed the pending home sales index as a leading indicator of housing activity.

Thursday

U.S.

Economic lookahead

International Trade in Goods (Nov.)

EIA Petroleum Status Report (Dec. 19-25)

Jobless Claims (Dec. 19-25)

Farm Prices

Balance Sheet

Money Supply

Friday

U.S.

Economic lookahead

Chicago Purchasing Managers Index (Dec.) The Institute For Supply Management - Chicago compiles a survey and a composite diffusion index of business conditions in the Chicago area. Readings above 50% indicate an expanding business sector.