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 This Week's Economic Calendar
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 Week of May 02, 2016  -  May 06, 2016
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09:00 AM
Construction Spending - Mar
First Trust: +0.2%
Consensus: +0.5%
Actual:
Prev: -0.5%

09:00 AM
ISM Manuf. - Apr
First Trust: 51.4
Consensus: 51.4
Actual:
Prev: 51.8
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02:00 PM
Total Auto/Lt Truck Sales (Mln) - Apr
First Trust: 17.5 Mil
Consensus: 17.3 Mil
Actual:
Prev: 16.5 Mil

02:00 PM
Domestic Auto Sales (Mln) - Apr
First Trust: 5.4 Mil
Consensus:
Actual:
Prev: 5.0 Mil

02:00 PM
Domestic Light Truck Sales (Mln) - Apr
First Trust: 8.3 Mil
Consensus:
Actual:
Prev: 7.9 Mil
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07:15 AM
ADP Employment - Apr
First Trust: NA
Consensus:
Actual:
Prev: 200K

07:30 AM
Trade Balance - Mar
First Trust: -$42.1
Consensus: -$41.5
Actual:
Prev: -$47.1

07:30 AM
Productivity Q1 - prelim
First Trust: -1.6%
Consensus: -1.3%
Actual:
Prev: -2.2%

07:30 AM
Q1 Unit Labor Costs (Prelim)
First Trust: +4.2%
Consensus: +3.0%
Actual:
Prev: +3.3%

09:00 AM
ISM Non-Manu - Apr
First Trust: 55.1
Consensus: 54.7
Actual:
Prev: 54.5

09:00 AM
Factory Orders - Mar
First Trust: +1.6%
Consensus: +0.6%
Actual:
Prev: -1.7%
5
07:30 AM
Initial Claims, Wk of 4/30/16 (K)
First Trust: 256K
Consensus: 263K
Actual:
Prev: 257K
6
07:30 AM
Apr Nonfarm Payrolls (K)
First Trust: 245K
Consensus: 200K
Actual:
Prev: 215K

07:30 AM
Apr Private Nonfarm Payrolls (K)
First Trust: 235K
Consensus: 193K
Actual:
Prev: 195K

07:30 AM
Apr Manufacturing Payrolls (K)
First Trust: -11K
Consensus: -5K
Actual:
Prev: -29K

07:30 AM
Apr Unemployment Rate
First Trust: 4.9%
Consensus: 5.0%
Actual:
Prev: 5.0%

07:30 AM
Apr Average Hourly Earnings
First Trust: +0.2%
Consensus: +0.3%
Actual:
Prev: +0.3%

07:30 AM
Apr Hours Worked
First Trust: 34.5
Consensus: 34.5
Actual:
Prev: 34.4

02:00 PM
Consumer Credit - Mar
First Trust: $15.3
Consensus: $16.0
Actual:
Prev: $17.2
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Data comes from the following sources: Census Bureau, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Bureau of Economic Analysis, the Federal Reserve Board, Institute for Supply Management and Haver Analytics. This information was prepared by First Trust Advisors, L.P., and reflects the current opinion of the authors.   It is based upon sources and data believed to be accurate and reliable.  This information does not constitute a solicitation or an offer to buy or sell any security.
 
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