Thursday:• At 8:30 AM ET, The initial weekly unemployment claims report will be released. The consensus is for 216,000 initial claims, up from 214,000 last week.• Also at 8:30 AM, Retail sales for December is scheduled to be released.  The consensus is for a 0.3% increase in retail sales.• Also…

Thursday: Retail Sales, Unemployment Claims, Philly Fed Mfg, Builder Survey