DIARY – Today in Washington – May 18

May 18

ALL TIMES IN EDT/GMT

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0830/1230 – Commerce Dept. issues Housing Starts for
April.

0830/1230 – Labor Dept. issues Producer Price Index for
April.

1130/1530 – Treasury Dept. holds weekly sale of 4-week
bills.

1300/1700 – House Financial Services Committee holds
hearing on President Obama’s plan to support increased bank
lending to aid America’s small businesses. Counselor to the
treasury secretary Gene Sperling testifies.

1335/1735 – President Obama will visit the Youngstown,
Ohio, area to discuss jobs and the economy.

1700/2100 – Tacoma, Wash. – Treasury Secretary Timothy
Geithner tours Port of Tacoma and participates in media
availablility with Governor of Washington Chris Gregoire and
Port of Tacoma Commission President Don Johnson.

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DIARY – Federal Reserve Events [FED/DIARY]

U.S. Indicators [US/ECI]

U.S. Treasury new issues calendar [US/C]

Stock Analysis

DIARY – Today in Washington – May 18