6 Big Economic Events Are Happening Today

mac book pro, computers, display, grand central apple store opening, december 9 2011, bi, dng

Photo: Daniel Goodman / Business Insider

After yesterday’s big moves in markets, today we get a big day for economic events.Via Bill McBride at Calculated Risk, here they are:

  • Case-Shiller home prices: Analysts expect a 6.8% year-over-year increase.
  • FHFA home prices: Analysts expect a 0.7% rise.
  • January new home sales: Analysts expect sales at a 381K annualized rate.
  • Richmond Fed Manufacturing: Analysts expect a reading of -3, up from -12.
  • Conference Board: Expect an increase to 61.0.
  • Bernanke’s Testimony to Congress: Starts at 10:00 AM.

NOW WATCH: Money & Markets videos

Want to read a more in-depth view on the trends influencing Australian business and the global economy? BI / Research is designed to help executives and industry leaders understand the major challenges and opportunities for industry, technology, strategy and the economy in the future. Sign up for free at research.businessinsider.com.au.

Tagged In

economy moneygame-us