2021 Week 35 U.S. Economic Calendar

Week 35 of the 2021 U.S. Economic Calendar highlights the mortgage purchase applications index, the initial weekly unemployment claims report, and more.

Monday, August 23

  • Existing Home Sales for July from the National Association of Realtors (NAR) will be released.

Tuesday, August 24

  • New Home Sales for July from the Census Bureau will be released, with the consensus for 690 thousand SAAR, up from 676 thousand in June.
  •  Richmond Fed Survey of Manufacturing Activity for August is scheduled to be released.

Wednesday, August 25

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

Thursday, August 26

  • The initial weekly unemployment claims report will be released.  The consensus is for a increase slightly to 350 thousand from 348 thousand last week.
  • The Kansas City Fed manufacturing survey for August will be released.

Friday, August 27

  • Scheduled to release is the Personal Income and Outlays, July 2021. The consensus is for a 0.2% increase in personal income, and for a 0.3% increase in personal spending. And for the Core PCE price index to increase 0.3%.