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Wednesday: Durable Goods, PPI, Construction Spending

Summary:
Wednesday:• At 7:00 AM ET, The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) will release the results for the mortgage purchase applications index.• At 8:30 AM, Durable Goods Orders for February from the Census Bureau. The consensus is for a 0.8% decrease in durable goods orders.• At 8:30 AM, The Producer Price Index for February from the BLS. The consensus is for a 0.2% increase in PPI, and a 0.2% increase in core PPI.• At 10:00 AM, Construction Spending for January. The consensus is for a 0.3% increase in construction spending.

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Wednesday:
• At 7:00 AM ET, The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) will release the results for the mortgage purchase applications index.

• At 8:30 AM, Durable Goods Orders for February from the Census Bureau. The consensus is for a 0.8% decrease in durable goods orders.

• At 8:30 AM, The Producer Price Index for February from the BLS. The consensus is for a 0.2% increase in PPI, and a 0.2% increase in core PPI.

• At 10:00 AM, Construction Spending for January. The consensus is for a 0.3% increase in construction spending.
Bill McBride
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