The schedule for the week of July 15th includes:
- Monday: Retail Sales, Empire State Manufacturing Survey, and Business Inventories
- Tuesday: ICSC-Goldman Store Sales, Consumer Price Index, Treasury International Capital, Industrial Production, Housing Market Index, and Esther George Speaks
- Wednesday: MBA Purchase Applications, Housing Starts, Beige Book, and Federal Reserve Chairman, Ben Bernanke Speaks
- Thursday: Weekly Jobless Claims, Philadelphia Fed Survey, Leading Indicators, 10-Yr TIPS Auction, Federal Reserve (“Fed”) Balance Sheet, and Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke Speaks
- Friday: None
I spoke with Benedict Willis III, Managing Director of Albert Fried & Company, LLC., and frequent commentator on Bloomberg, CNBC, and FOX Business, about the economic calendar for next week. Willis will be focused on the overall market, second quarter earnings, housing data, Empire state...