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  • State of the US Economic Recovery
    by Erik Norland on September 24, 2020 at 10:40 pm

    The brisk economic recovery in May and June slowed from July through early September, in an indication that growth hinges on the course of the pandemic. […]

  • Magnesium – Abundant and Cheap or a Strategic Blindspot?
    by CM Group on September 22, 2020 at 2:00 pm

    Dig a little deeper into the magnesium industry and what is revealed are some concerning structural supply issues that should ring alarm bells in governments and industries across the globe. […]

  • Fed, Economy and Equities
    by Erik Norland on September 22, 2020 at 10:00 am

    Did tech stocks pull back in early September after a slight contraction in the Fed's balance sheet? Quantitative easing comes back into focus. […]

  • The Pandemic's Downtown Downturn
    by Bluford Putnam on September 21, 2020 at 10:00 am

    Downtown businesses, from restaurants to retail outlets and more, have been hit hard by the pandemic as working from home keeps office towers nearly empty. […]



  • Cattle On Feed
    by CME Group on September 25, 2020 at 9:51 pm

    This file contains the monthly total number of cattle and calves on feed, placements, marketings, and other disappearances; by class and feedlot capacity for selected states; number of feedlots and fed cattle marketings by size groups for selected states. Data is organized by state and by U.S. […]

  • Hogs & Pigs
    by CME Group on September 25, 2020 at 9:47 pm

    This full-text report, issued four times yearly, presents data on the U.S. pig crop for 16 major states and the U.S., including inventory number by class, weight group, farrowings, and farrowing intentions. Pigs per litter and pig crop by quarter are also covered in the report. Data was gathered from a random sample of approximately 7,500 U.S. […]

  • Export Sales
    by CME Group on September 24, 2020 at 3:02 pm

    The Export Sales Reporting Program monitors U.S. agricultural export sales on a daily and weekly basis.The program requires U.S. exporters to report sales of certain commodities to FAS each week. Commodities currently covered by the program are wheat, wheat products, barley, corn, grain sorghum, oats, rye, rice, soybeans, soybean cake and meal, […]

  • Cold Storage
    by CME Group on September 22, 2020 at 7:42 pm

    This file contains the regional and national end-of-month stocks of meats, dairy products, poultry products, fruits, nuts, and vegetables in public, private and semi-private refrigerated warehouses. The file also contains the record highs years and quantities of frozen fruit and juice, vegetables, potatoes, red meat, and commodities in cold […]





  • Consumer Sentiment
    by CME Group on September 25, 2020 at 10:04 pm

    The University of Michigan's Consumer Survey Center questions 600 households each month on their financial conditions and attitudes about the economy. Consumer sentiment is directly related to the strength of consumer spending. Consumer confidence and consumer sentiment are two ways of talking about consumer attitudes. Among economic reports, […]

  • Employment Situation
    by CME Group on September 25, 2020 at 10:04 pm

    The most closely watched of all economic indicators, the employment situation is a set of monthly labor market indicators based on two separate reports: the establishment survey which tracks 650,000 worksites and offers the nonfarm payroll and average hourly earnings headlines and the household survey which interviews 60,000 households and […]

  • Factory Orders
    by CME Group on September 25, 2020 at 10:04 pm

    Factory orders represent the dollar level of new orders for both durable and nondurable goods. This report gives more complete information than the advance durable goods report which is released one or two weeks earlier in the month. […]

  • Motor Vehicle Sales
    by CME Group on September 25, 2020 at 10:04 pm

    Unit sales of motor vehicles, published by the Bureau of Economic Analysis at the beginning of each month, include domestic sales and imports. Domestics are sales of autos produced in the U.S., Canada, and Mexico. Imports are U.S. sales of vehicles produced elsewhere. The data track all passenger cars and light trucks up to 14,000 pounds gross […]




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