U.S. Housing Starts Preview U.S. Housing Starts Preview: though housing starts figures for both September and October will NOT be released together today as planned on top of the prior scheduling disruptions surrounding the government shutdown last month. Analysts had expected September housing starts to increase 3.8% to 925k and October starts to grow a further 1.6% to 940k for the month. Building permits accompanying the report, however, may still be released and should be 947k in September and 950k in October.
Jefferies' analysts hold an analyst/industry conference call Analysts provide an update on China's clear path to prosperity on an Analyst/Industry conference call to be held on November 26 at 8:30 am.
FDIC Chairman to hold a press conference FDIC Chairman Gruenberg holds a press conference to discuss a comprehensive summary of the 3Q13 financial results for all FDIC-insured institutions on November 26 at 10 am. Webcast Link