Thursday, May 02, 2019

Friday: Employment Report

by Calculated Risk on 5/02/2019 07:47:00 PM

My April Employment Preview

Goldman: April Payrolls Preview

Friday:
• At 8:30 AM: Employment Report for April.   The consensus is for 180,000 jobs added, and for the unemployment rate to be unchanged at 3.8%.

• At 10:00 AM: the ISM non-Manufacturing Index for April.   The consensus is for a reading of 57.2, up from 56.1.