Recent Key Economic Indicators: Apr 12 - 16, 2021
Release Date   Economic Indicator/Event Data for Period Units Current Prior
United States
Apr 13   NFIB Small Business Optimism Mar Index 98.2 95.8
Apr 13 Consumer Price Index  Mar M/M % Chg. 0.6 0.4
Apr 13 Consumer Price Index  Mar Y/Y % Chg. 2.6 1.7
Apr 13 Consumer Price Index Ex Food and Energy  Mar M/M % Chg. 0.3 0.1
Apr 13 Consumer Price Index Ex Food and Energy  Mar Y/Y % Chg. 1.6 1.3
Apr 15 Empire Manufacturing Apr Index 26.3 17.4
Apr 15 Initial Jobless Claims Apr 10 Thsd 576.0 769.0
Apr 15 Retail Sales Advance  Mar M/M % Chg. 9.8 -2.7
Apr 15 Retail Sales Ex Auto and Gas Mar M/M % Chg. 8.2 -3.1
Apr 15 Capacity Utilization Mar % 74.4 73.4
Apr 15 Industrial Production  Mar M/M % Chg. 1.4 -2.6
Apr 15 Manufacturing (SIC) Production Mar M/M % Chg. 2.7 -3.7
Apr 15 Business Inventories Feb M/M % Chg. 0.5 0.4
Apr 15 NAHB Housing Market Index Apr Index 83.0 82.0
Apr 16 Building Permits Mar Thsd 1766.0 1720.0
Apr 16 Housing Starts Mar Thsd 1739.0 1457.0
Canada
Apr 12 BoC Business Outlook Future Sales 1Q Q/Q % Chg. 52.0 48.0
Apr 15 Manufacturing Sales  Feb M/M % Chg. -1.6 3.1
Apr 15 Existing Home Sales  Mar M/M % Chg. 5.2 6.6
Apr 16 Wholesale Trade Sales  Feb M/M % Chg. -0.7 4.0
International
Apr 12 EZ Retail Sales  Feb Y/Y % Chg. -2.9 -5.2
Apr 13 UK Monthly Gross Domestic Product (3M/3M) Feb M/M % Chg. -1.6 -1.4
Apr 15 CH Gross Domestic Product  1Q Y/Y % Chg. 18.3 6.5
Apr 15 CH Retail Sales  Mar Y/Y % Chg. 34.2 -
Apr 15 CH Surveyed Jobless Rate Mar % 5.3 5.5
Apr 16 EZ Consumer Price Index  Mar  Y/Y % Chg. 1.3 0.9
Source: Bloomberg, TD Economics.