The following are forecasts for this week's remaining U.S. data from a survey compiled by The Wall Street Journal.

DATE TIME RELEASE PERIOD CONSENSUS PREVIOUS

(ET)

Thursday 0830 Jobless Claims Jan 7 255K (19) 235K

0830 Import Prices Dec +0.6% (14) -0.3%

1400 Monthly Federal Budget Dec -$22.6B (4) -$14B*

Friday 0830 Retail Sales Dec +0.7% (23) +0.1%

0830 -- ex autos Dec +0.5% (23) +0.2%

0830 Producer Price Index Dec +0.3% (20) +0.4%

0830 -- ex food & energy Dec +0.1% (18)+0.4%

1000 Consumer Sentiment Jan 98.6 (18) 98.2**

(Preliminary)

1000 Business Inventories Nov +0.6% (15) -0.2%

*Dec 2015 Reading

**Dec 2016 Final Reading

(Figures in parentheses refer to number of economists surveyed.)

Write to Donna Huneke at dataweekahead@wsj.com

(END) Dow Jones Newswires

January 10, 2017 10:14 ET (15:14 GMT)

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