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Friday: Employment Report

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Friday: Employment Report

My November Employment Preview. Goldman’s November Payrolls preview. Friday:• At 8:30 AM ET, Employment Report for November.   The consensus is for 180,000 jobs added, and for the unemployment rate to be unchanged at 3.6%. • At 10:00 AM, University of Michigan’s Consumer sentiment index (Preliminary for December). • At 3:00 PM, Consumer Credit...
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Comments on September Employment Report

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Comments on September Employment Report

The headline jobs number at 135 thousand for September ex-Census (136K total including temp Census hires) was below consensus expectations of 145 thousand, however the previous two months were revised up 45 thousand, combined. The unemployment rate declined to 3.5%; the lowest rate since 1969. Earlier: September Employment Report: 136,000 Jobs Added, 3.5% Unemployment...
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Employment: August Diffusion Indexes

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Employment: August Diffusion Indexes

I haven’t posted this in a few months. The BLS diffusion index for total private employment was at 53.5 in August, down from 57.8 in July. For manufacturing, the diffusion index was at 51.3, down from 53.9 in August. Think of this as a measure of how widespread job gains are across industries. The...
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Thursday: ADP Employment, Unemployment Claims, ISM Non-Mfg Index

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Thursday: ADP Employment, Unemployment Claims, ISM Non-Mfg Index

Thursday:• At 8:15 AM, The ADP Employment Report for August. This report is for private payrolls only (no government). The consensus is for 150,000 payroll jobs added in August, down from 156,000 added in July. • At 8:30 AM, The initial weekly unemployment claims report will be released. The consensus is for 215 thousand...
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Summer Teen Employment

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Summer Teen Employment

Here is a look at the change in teen employment over time. The graph below shows the participation rate and employment-population ratio for those 16 to 19 years old. The graph is Not Seasonally Adjusted (NSA), to show the seasonal hiring of teenagers during the summer. A few observations:1) Although teen employment has recovered...
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Friday: Employment Report

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Friday: Employment Report

My April Employment Preview Goldman: April Payrolls Preview Friday:• At 8:30 AM: Employment Report for April.   The consensus is for 180,000 jobs added, and for the unemployment rate to be unchanged at 3.8%. • At 10:00 AM: the ISM non-Manufacturing Index for April.   The consensus is for a reading of 57.2, up...
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Wednesday: ADP Employment, ISM Mfg Survey, Construction Spending, FOMC Announcement

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Wednesday: ADP Employment, ISM Mfg Survey, Construction Spending, FOMC Announcement

Wednesday:• At 7:00 AM ET: The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) will release the results for the mortgage purchase applications index. • At All day: Light vehicle sales for April. The consensus is for light vehicle sales to be 17.0 million SAAR in April, down from 17.5 million in March (Seasonally Adjusted Annual Rate). •...
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Friday: Employment Report, Housing Starts, Speech Fed Chair Powell

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Friday: Employment Report, Housing Starts, Speech Fed Chair Powell

My February Employment Preview Goldman: February Payrolls Preview Friday:• At 8:30 AM ET, Employment Report for February.   The consensus is for 178,000 jobs added, and for the unemployment rate to decline to 3.9%. • At 8:30 AM, Housing Starts for January. The consensus is for 1.170 million SAAR, up from 1.078 million SAAR....
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Wednesday: ADP Employment, Trade Deficit, Beige Book

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Wednesday: ADP Employment, Trade Deficit, Beige Book

Wednesday:• At 7:00 AM ET, The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) will release the results for the mortgage purchase applications index. • At 8:15 AM, The ADP Employment Report for February. This report is for private payrolls only (no government). The consensus is for 180,000 payroll jobs added in February, down from 213,000 added in...
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The Impact of the Government Shutdown on the January Employment Report

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The Impact of the Government Shutdown on the January Employment Report

If the government shutdown continues through this coming week, then the unemployment rate in the January report will be negatively impacted. This is a key week since it is the reference week for the BLS report (contains the 12th of the month). If the shutdown continues through next weekend, Federal employees who are on...
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