Economic EventBusiness Inventories
UnitsPercentage Change from Previous Period
Current PeriodNov 2012
Release DateJan. 15. 13
Consensus for Current Period0.4
Number of Forecasts2
Economic Surprise-0.1 ( -25.00 % )
Prior PeriodOct 2012
Reported Value for Prior Period0.3
Revised From0.4
Next Release DateFeb. 13. 13
Next Release Time10:00 AM Eastern Time
DescriptionThe corporate profits and inventory data are a great resource in the GDP report for equity investors, since these items show total growth during the period. Empirical work has shown that significant surprises in Business Inventories are correlated with stock price movements.
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