Wednesday, July 01, 2020

Thursday: Employment Report, Initial Unemployment Claims, Trade Deficit

by Calculated Risk on 7/01/2020 08:47:00 PM

• At 8:30 AM ET, Employment Report for June.   The consensus is for 3,074,000 jobs added, and for the unemployment rate to decrease to 12.3%.

• Also at 8:30 AM, The initial weekly unemployment claims report will be released. The consensus is for a 1.400 million initial claims, down from 1.480 million the previous week.

• Also at 8:30 AM, Trade Balance report for May from the Census Bureau. The consensus is the trade deficit to be $52.4 billion.  The U.S. trade deficit was at $49.4 Billion the previous month.