Thursday, April 06, 2017

Friday: Jobs and Wages

by Bill McBride on 4/06/2017 08:09:00 PM

Earlier:, my March Employment Preview: Mixed Signals and Goldman: March Employment Preview

Friday:
• At 8:30 AM ET, Employment Report for March. The consensus is for an increase of 178,000 non-farm payroll jobs added in March, down from the 235,000 non-farm payroll jobs added in February. The consensus is for the unemployment rate to be unchanged at 4.7%.

• At 10:00 AM, Monthly Wholesale Trade: Sales and Inventories for February.

• At 3:00 PM, Consumer credit from the Federal Reserve.  The consensus is for a $15.0 billion increase in credit.