May Jobs Report

#Jobs — big drop from April’s blowout

+75,000 non-farm payroll jobs, vs. 180K expected
Unemployment at 3.6%, unchanged
U6 unemployment at 7.1%, down by 0.2
Wages up 0.2%, 3.1% year over year
Labor force participation 62.8%, unchanged

April revised down from 263K to 224K
March revised down from 189K to 153K

Econ Calendar for week of 6/3/19

#Jobs report for May is Friday at 8:30am ET
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Link to calendar: https://us.econoday.com/byweek.asp?day=3&month=6&year=2019&cust=us&lid=0

April Jobs Report

#Jobs Another great month; lowest UE since 1969

+263,000 non-farm payroll jobs, vs. 190K expected
Unemployment at 3.6%, down by 0.2, a 49-year low
U6 unemployment at 7.3%, unchanged
Wages up 0.2%, 3.2% year over year
Labor force participation 62.8%, down by 0.2

March revised down from 196K to 189K
February revised up from 33K to 56K

Econ Calendar for week of 4/29/19

#Jobs report is Friday at 8:30am ET

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Link to calendar: https://us.econoday.com/byweek.asp?day=29&month=4&year=2019&cust=us&lid=0

March Jobs Report

#Jobs Improvement over February lows

+196,000 non-farm payroll jobs, vs. 175K expected
Unemployment at 3.8%, unchanged
U6 unemployment at 7.3%, unchanged
Wages up 0.1%, 3.2% year over year
Labor force participation 63.0%, down by 0.2

February revised up from 20K to 33K
January revised up from 311K to 312K

Econ Calendar for week of 4/1/19

#Jobs Report is Friday morning

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Link to calendar: https://us.econoday.com/byweek.asp?day=1&month=4&year=2019&cust=us&lid=0

February Jobs Report

#Jobs Way lower than expected. Wages continue uptick.

+20,000 non-farm payroll jobs, vs. 180K expected (lowest since Sept 2017)
Unemployment at 3.8%, down 0.2%
U6 unemployment at 7.3%, down 0.8% (biggest drop in over 20 years)
Wages up 0.4%, 3.4% year over year (highest since April 2009)
Labor force participation 63.2%, unchanged

January revised up from 304K to 311K
December revised up from 222K to 227K