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This weeks U.S. market data includes NFIB Small Business Optimism (Aug), JOLTS job openings (July), Consumer and producer price indexes (August), Empire manufacturing survey (Sept), Retail sales (August), Industrial production and capacity utilization (August) and U. of Michigan sentiment survey (Sept)

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Last Weeks recap

Mortgage applications   
w/w purchase +1%
YoY purchase +5%
w/w refinance +5%

M1
-1.1% w/w
+1.6% m/m
+5.5% YoY Real M1

Initial jobless claims
298,000 +62,000
Oil prices and usage
Oil +$0.21 to $47.56 w/w
Gas prices +$0.28 to $2.68 w/w   
Usage 4 wk avg -1.0% YoY

M2
+0.1% w/w
+0.4% m/m
+3.6% YoY Real M2

0.290 TED spread -0.05 w/w
1.1235 LIBOR +0.0003 w/w
Railroad transport
Carloads -5.9% YoY
loads ex-coal -10.6% YoY
Intermodal units +4.2% YoY
Total loads -0.9% YoY

Shipping transport
Harpex +6 to 516
Baltic Dry +112 to 1296

NYSE ^TRIN
1.38

 


Week
Dow Jones -0.9%
Nasdaq -1.2%
S&P 500 -0.6%
Russell 2000 -1%     
YTD
Dow Jones 10.3%
Nasdaq 18.2%
S&P 500 9.9%
Russell 2000 3.1%

Baltic Dry Index
bdi aug 09 2017

P/Es & Yields on Major U.S. Indexes
pe yields sep 9 2017



Earnings report this week - here is a ticker list of notables
MegaCaps: ORCL
LargeCaps: BTI LFC BSBR LBRDK CEA ZNH
MidCaps: SHI CPL FIZZ GSH PTHN SID AKRX CIG CBRL MANU

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