Productivity, Nonfarm Payrolls on Tap -- Data Week Ahead Update

12/04/17 02:11 PM EST

The following are forecasts for this week's remaining U.S. data from a survey compiled by The Wall Street Journal.

 
DATE      TIME  RELEASE                    PERIOD     CONSENSUS    PREVIOUS 
          (ET) 
Tuesday   0830  U.S. Trade Deficit          Oct      $47.5B  (20)  $43.5B 
          0945  Markit Services PMI         Nov       55.1   (3)    54.7* 
          1000  ISM Non-Mfg PMI             Nov       59.0   (20)   60.1 
Wednesday 0815  ADP Jobs                    Nov      +175K   (9)   +235K 
          0830  Productivity (Revised)      3Q       +3.3%   (19)  +3.0%** 
          0830  Unit Labor Costs (Revised)  3Q       +0.3%   (19)  +0.5%** 
Thursday  0830  Jobless Claims              Dec 2     236K   (16)   238K 
          1500  Consumer Credit             Oct     +$17.2B  (9)  +$20.83B 
Friday    0830  Nonfarm Payrolls            Nov      +195k   (22)  +261K 
          0830  Unemployment Rate           Nov       4.1%   (21)   4.1% 
          0830  Avg. Hourly Wages***        Nov      +0.3%   (17)  -0.04% 
          1000  Consumer Sentiment          Dec       99.9   (18)   98.5**** 
                  (Prelim) 
          1000  Wholesale Inventories       Oct      -0.4%   (10)  +0.3% 
 
*Nov Flash Reading 
**3Q Preliminary Reading 
***All private-sector workers 
****End-Nov Reading 
 
(Figures in parentheses refer to number of economists surveyed.) 
 

Write to Tim Merle at dataweekahead@wsj.com

 

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December 04, 2017 14:11 ET (19:11 GMT)

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