Economic Indicators

  Current  Previous  CHANGE 
New Home Sales407419- 2.9 %
Existing Home Sales47404450+ 6.5 %
Consumer Confidence3844.7- 15 %
Housing Starts550651-15.5 %
CPI210.2211.7- .7 %
Prime5%5.25 %-.25 %

Economic News

Consumer Sentiment Highest in Over Seven Years   Full Article
Ann Arbor, MI, Oct. 31, 2014 -- U.S. consumer sentiment rose in October to its highest level in more than seven years, according to the Thomson Reuters/University of Michigan index.

Chicago PMI Highest in a Year   Full Article
Chicago, IL, Oct. 31, 2014 -- The Chicago PMI rose to a one-year high in October.

Third Quarter GDP Grows 3.5%   Full Article
Washington, DC, Oct. 30, 2014 -- Gross domestic product in the third quarter grew more than economists anticipated.