Trade Deficit Expected to Widen -- Data Week Ahead Update

02/05/18 02:12 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          Dec      $52.0B  (19)  $50.5B 
          1000  Job Openings &              Dec       5.95M  (3)    5.88M 
                  Labor Turnover 
Wednesday 1500  Consumer Credit             Dec     +$19.3B  (6)  +$27.95B 
Thursday  0830  Jobless Claims              Feb 3     231K   (16)   230K 
Friday    1000  Wholesale Inventories       Dec      +0.2%   (9)   +0.8% 
 
(Figures in parentheses refer to number of economists surveyed.) 
 

Write to Donna Huneke at dataweekahead@wsj.com

 

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February 05, 2018 14:12 ET (19:12 GMT)

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