2021 Week 16 U.S. Economic Calendar

By April 12, 2021April 19th, 2021Econ News, Economic Calendar

Week 16 of the 2021 U.S. Economic Calendar highlights the mortgage purchase applications index, the initial weekly unemployment claims report, and more.

Monday, April 12

  • No major economic releases scheduled for this day.

Tuesday, April 13

  • NFIB Small Business Optimism Index for March will be released.
  • The Consumer Price Index for March from the BLS will be released, with the consensus showing an0.5% increase in CPI, and a 0.2% increase in core CPI.

Wednesday, April 14

  •  The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) will release the results for the mortgage purchase applications index.

Thursday, April 15

  • The initial weekly unemployment claims report will be released.  The consensus is for a decrease to 720 thousand from 744 thousand last week.
  • Retail sales for March is scheduled to be released.

Friday, April 16

  •  Housing Starts for March.