December 1 thru Dec 8, 2022----Upcoming Week’s Data that Could Impact Treasury and Mortgage Rates
• Monthly data updates in blue
• Weekly data on Unemployment Claims--Wednesday and Mortgage rates---Thursday
WEEKLY: Unemployment claims are available each WEDNESDAY. They have been increasing since the Fed announced its intention to increase interest rates to address inflation concerns. As the weekly claim filings increase, it will eventually slow the growth of the MONTHLY Net New Jobs total.
WEEKLY: Mortgage rates are available each THURSDAY. Rates have been increasing as the Fed ramps up its efforts to address inflation concerns. Encouraging signs of progress have appeared.
Upcoming Week: NET NEW JOBS and UNEMPLOYMENT RATE data released 12.2.22 in time for this publication. Net new jobs were very similar to prior month (robust) and the unemployment rate remained unchanged.