Where the economy is headed

A CNNMoney.com survey of economist forecasts for major economic indicators of the job market.

Economist Unemployment rate 12/2011 Unemployment rate 12/2012 GDP Q1 2011 GDP 2011 GDP 2012 CPI 12/2011 CPI 12/2012 12-month home price change 2011 12-month home price change 2012 10-year Treasury yield 12/2011 10-year Treasury yield 12/2012
Sung Won SohnCal State Channel Islands 8.8 8.0 3.2 3.3 3.5 2.0 2.0 -0.8 0.5 3.62 3.75
Bernard BaumohlEconomic Outlook Group 9.3 8.3 3.2 2.8 3.0 2.4 2.8 -- -- 3.80 4.70
George MokrzanHuntington 8.6 7.8 3.1 3.6 2.9 3.5 2.9 1.1 3.0 4.10 4.80
Allen SinaiDecision Economics 8.2 7.5 2.8 3.1 3.5 3.3 2.4 -0.5 1.8 4.00 4.50
Nick TenevBarclays Capital 8.4 7.2 3.5 3.4 3.8 2.6 2.1 -1.5 0.0 3.50 3.75
Brian Wesbury/ Bob SteinFirst Trust Advisors 8.1 7.2 3.5 4.1 4.1 3.2 4.0 3.0 5.2 4.15 5.00
Kevin GiddisMorgan Keegan 8.5 7.0 4.5 4.8 4.0 2.7 1.8 -3.0 4.0 3.45 4.00
Bill WatkinsCenter for Economic Research and Forecasting 8.4 7.2 2.9 2.4 2.7 2.0 2.3 -1.0 0.5 3.10 3.60
Kurt KarlSwiss Re 8.7 7.7 4.3 3.5 3.6 1.4 1.9 -- -- 3.80 4.70
John CanallyLPL Financial 8.2 7.3 3.5 3.3 3.3 3.0 3.0 0.0 0.0 -- --
Lynn ReaserFermanian Business & Economic Institute 8.6 7.4 3.2 3.6 3.5 2.6 2.5 1.5 1.8 4.25 4.75
Sean SnaithUniv Central Fla 8.7 8.3 2.9 3.0 2.7 1.7 1.6 -5.2 3.9 3.51 4.53
Sal GuatieriBMO Financial Group 8.5 7.9 3.6 3.6 3.0 2.3 1.8 0.0 2.0 4.00 4.80
Bill CheneyManulife Financial 8.4 7.7 3.2 4.0 3.7 2.3 2.2 2.0 5.0 4.00 4.60
David CroweNat. Assoc of Home Builders 8.7 8.1 3.4 3.5 3.3 1.5 1.6 0.5 2.0 4.00 4.55
David WyssStandards & Poor's 8.5 8.1 3.2 3.6 3.0 1.9 1.7 -3.0 4.0 4.10 4.50
Mark ZandiMoody's Analytics 9.0 8.0 3.6 4.2 3.9 1.8 2.6 -3.2 1.8 4.54 5.81
Bruce McCainKey Private Bank 9.5 8.9 2.9 4.9 3.5 2.4 2.9 1.0 2.1 4.00 4.20
Sam BullardWells Fargo 8.4 8.2 2.9 2.8 3.0 2.9 1.5 -0.5 1.0 3.80 4.30
Neil DuttaBoA/Merrill Lynch 8.4 7.8 3.2 3.0 -- 2.0 1.0 -- -- 4.00 5.00
Maury HarrisUBS 8.8 8.6 4.3 3.5 2.6 1.9 1.9 2.0 2.5 3.80 4.00
Gary RosenbergerEconoPlay 7.5 6.2 3.0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --


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