Weekly Outlook: Jobs Report and GDP

The market will be watching the jobs report in this holiday-shortened week for clues on what it may mean for interest rates and the health of the U.S. economy. Also, the latest revision to GDP comes Wednesday. Read the five can’t miss stories for this week below.

Economic Calendar


St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank President James Bullard Speech 12:40 AM ET


GDP 8:30 AM ET


Atlanta Federal Reserve Bank President Raphael Bostic Speech 12:30 PM ET


Employment Situation 8:30 AM ET

5 Stories to Read

The U.S. is set to export a record amount of oil to Asia (Reuters)

Europe is ready to move on from Brexit (Bloomberg Businessweek)

Could Italy present a new crisis for the Eurozone? (Wall Street Journal)

Producers watching as U.S. trade negotiations play out (Wall Street Journal)

The U.S. housing market has a supply problem (Yahoo Finance)


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