Thursday, February 06, 2020

Friday: Employment Report

by Calculated Risk on 2/06/2020 07:55:00 PM

My January Employment Preview.

Goldman's January Payrolls preview.

Friday:
• At 8:30 AM ET, Employment Report for January.   The consensus is for 161,000 jobs added, and for the unemployment rate to be unchanged at 3.5%.

Note: The annual benchmark revision will be released with the January report. The preliminary estimate of the Benchmark revision "indicates a downward adjustment to March 2019 total nonfarm employment of -501,000".

• At 3:00 PM, Consumer Credit from the Federal Reserve.