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Friday Data Calendar: April Employment; Fed Exit Blackout

  • US Data/Speaker Calendar (prior, estimate)
  • May-05 0830 Change in Nonfarm Payrolls (236k, 180k)
  • May-05 0830 Change in Private Payrolls (189k, 156k)
  • May-05 0830 Change in Mfg Payrolls (-1k, -5k)
  • May-05 0830 Unemployment Rate (3.5%, 3.6%)
  • May-05 0830 Average Hourly Earnings MoM (0.3%, 0.3%); YoY (4.2%, 4.2%)
  • May-05 0830 Average Weekly Hours All Employees (34.4, 34.4)
  • May-05 0830 Labor Force Participation Rate (62.6%, 62.6%)
  • May-05 1300 StL Fed Bullard, Economics Club of MN, no terxt, moderated Q&A
  • May-05 1300 Fed Gov Cook commencement address, Michigan State
  • May-05 1500 Consumer Credit ($15.29B, $17.0B)

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