Business Inventories

The business inventories released by the US Census Bureau measures the monthly percentage changes in inventories from manufacturers, retailers, and wholesalers. The sales figures do not move the markets as they do not reflect personal consumption

Most recent - Tuesday 18 June 2024 14:00

Previous
-0.1%
Revised
-
Forecast
0.3%
Actual
0.3%

Next event - Tuesday 16 July 2024 14:00

Previous
-
Forecast
-
Actual
-

The typical/expected market impact of this event is low.

There is no forecast value for Business Inventories yet - check back for updates.

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Forecast history

The most recent announced value for Business Inventories was 0.3% against a forecast of 0.3%.

Past events

Date
Forecast
Actual
Tuesday 18 June 2024 14:00
0.3%
0.3%
Wednesday 15 May 2024 14:00
-0.1%
-0.1%
Monday 15 April 2024 14:00
0.3%
0.4%
Thursday 14 March 2024 14:00
0.2%
0%
Thursday 15 February 2024 15:00
0.4%
0.4%
Wednesday 17 January 2024 15:00
-0.1%
-0.1%
Thursday 14 December 2023 15:00
0%
-0.1%
Wednesday 15 November 2023 15:00
0.4%
0.4%
Tuesday 17 October 2023 14:00
0.3%
0.4%
Thursday 14 September 2023 14:00
0.1%
0%
Tuesday 15 August 2023 14:00
0.1%
0%
Tuesday 18 July 2023 14:00
0.2%
0.2%
Thursday 15 June 2023 14:00
0.2%
0.2%
Tuesday 16 May 2023 14:00
0%
-0.1%
Friday 14 April 2023 14:00
0.3%
0.2%
Wednesday 15 March 2023 14:00
0%
-0.1%
Wednesday 15 February 2023 15:00
0.4%
0.3%
Wednesday 18 January 2023 15:00
0.4%
0.4%
Thursday 15 December 2022 15:00
0.4%
0.3%
Wednesday 16 November 2022 15:00
0.5%
0.4%
Friday 14 October 2022 14:00
0.9%
0.8%
Thursday 15 September 2022 14:00
0.8%
0.6%
Wednesday 17 August 2022 14:00
1.4%
1.4%
Friday 15 July 2022 14:00
1.2%
1.4%
Wednesday 15 June 2022 14:00
1.2%
1.2%
Tuesday 17 May 2022 14:00
1.9%
2%
Thursday 14 April 2022 14:00
1.3%
1.5%
Wednesday 16 March 2022 14:00
1.1%
1.1%
Wednesday 16 February 2022 15:00
2.1%
2.1%
Friday 14 January 2022 15:00
1%
1.3%
Wednesday 15 December 2021 15:00
0.9%
1.2%
Tuesday 16 November 2021 15:00
0.7%
0.7%
Friday 15 October 2021 14:00
0.6%
0.6%
Thursday 16 September 2021 14:00
0.5%
0.5%
Tuesday 17 August 2021 14:00
0.8%
0.8%
Friday 16 July 2021 14:00
0.5%
0.5%

Economic context

Recent economic data has been moderately bearish for USD. Other recent announcements which may affect the market's interpretation of the next Business Inventories result:

PreviousLatest
Michigan Consumer Sentiment IndexBearish change68.266
UoM 5-year Consumer Inflation ExpectationBearish change3%2.9%
Producer Price Index ex Food & Energy (MoM)Bullish change0.3%0.4%
Producer Price Index (MoM)Bullish change0%0.2%
Producer Price Index (YoY)Bullish change2.4%2.6%
Producer Price Index ex Food & Energy (YoY)Bullish change2.6%3%
Monthly Budget StatementBullish change$-347B$-66B
Consumer Price Index (MoM)Bearish change0%-0.1%
Consumer Price Index (YoY)Bearish change3.3%3%
Consumer Price Index ex Food & Energy (MoM)Bearish change0.2%0.1%
Consumer Price Index ex Food & Energy (YoY)Bearish change3.4%3.3%
Initial Jobless ClaimsBullish change239K222K
Average Hourly Earnings (MoM)Bearish change0.4%0.3%
Average Hourly Earnings (YoY)Bearish change4.1%3.9%
Labor Force Participation RateBullish change62.5%62.6%
Nonfarm PayrollsBearish change218K206K
U6 Underemployment Rate(no change)7.4%7.4%
Unemployment RateBearish change4%4.1%
Factory Orders (MoM)Bearish change0.4%-0.5%
ISM Services Employment IndexBearish change47.146.1
ISM Services New Orders IndexBearish change54.147.3
ISM Services PMIBearish change53.848.8
ISM Services Prices PaidBearish change58.156.3
S&P Global Composite PMIBullish change54.654.8
Initial Jobless ClaimsBearish change233K238K
ADP Employment ChangeBearish change157K150K
Challenger Job CutsBearish change63.816K48.786K
JOLTS Job OpeningsBullish change7.919M8.14M
ISM Manufacturing Employment IndexBearish change51.149.3
ISM Manufacturing New Orders IndexBullish change45.449.3
ISM Manufacturing PMIBearish change48.748.5
ISM Manufacturing Prices PaidBearish change5752.1

About Business Inventories

Country:United States
Currency:USD
Source:US Census Bureau
Category:Economic Activity
Frequency:Monthly

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