International Business Times poll on major U.S. economic releases scheduled for release during the week of March 11, 2019.
This week’s economic calendar includes consumer and producer price inflation for the month of February. Economists expect month-on-month consumer inflation to rise to 0.2 percent, and year-on-year inflation at 1.6 percent. Monthly core inflation will likely climb to 0.2 percent, and to 2.2 percent on an annualized basis.
Economists expect producer price inflation to rise to 0.2 percent in February from -0.1 percent in January. Retail sales, NFIB business optimism index and new home sales are other notable indicators on this week’s economic radar.