Peter Morici

Week of June 16

Forecast

Prior Observation

Consensus

June 16

NY Fed Manufacturing Index

15.3

19.01

15.0

Industrial Production - May

0.4%

-0.6

0.5

Capacity Utilization

78.9

78.6

78.9

Manufacturing Output

0.4

-0.4

0.5

NAHB Index - June

47

45

47

June 17

Consumer Price Index - May

0.1%

0.3

0.2

Core CPI

0.1

0.2

0.2

Housing Starts - May

1.050M

1.072

1.036

Building Permits

1.065

1.080

1.062

June 18

Current Account - Q1

-$103.3B

81.1

-99.8


Peter Morici

Professor Peter Morici is a recognized expert on economic policy and international economics. He has lectured and offered executive programs at more than 100 institutions including Columbia University, the Harvard Business School and Oxford University.