by Calculated Risk on 9/04/2021 08:11:00 AM
This will be a light week for economic data.
All US markets will be closed in observance of the Labor Day holiday.
8:00 AM ET: Corelogic House Price index for July
7:00 AM ET: The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) will release the results for the mortgage purchase applications index.
This graph shows job openings (yellow line), hires (purple), Layoff, Discharges and other (red column), and Quits (light blue column) from the JOLTS.
Jobs openings increased in June to 10.073 million from 9.483 million in May. This was a new record high for this series.
The number of job openings (yellow) were up 65% year-over-year, and Quits were up 46% year-over-year.
2:00 PM: the Federal Reserve Beige Book, an informal review by the Federal Reserve Banks of current economic conditions in their Districts.
8:30 AM: The initial weekly unemployment claims report will be released. There were 340 thousand initial claims last week.
8:30 AM: The Producer Price Index for August from the BLS. The consensus is for a 0.6% increase in PPI, and a 0.6% increase in core PPI.