2020 Week 32 U.S. Economic Calendar

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Week 32 of the 2020 U.S. Economic Calendar highlights July’s employment report, manufacturing and non-manufacturing reports.

Here are your key economic updates for the week ahead, August 3 – August 7:

Monday, August 3

  • ISM Manufacturing Index – consensus is a reading of 54.0, up from 52.6 last month.
  • Construction spending for June – consensus is a 1.3% increase

Tuesday, August 4

  • Light Vehicle Sales for July
  • Corelogic House Price Index for June

Wednesday, August 5

  • MBA will release mortgage purchase applications index
  • ADP Employment Report for private payrolls only – consensus is an additional 1.25 million jobs added to payrolls in July
  • Trade Balance report from the Census Bureau
  • ISM Non-Manufacturing Index for July – consensus is a 54.8, down from 57.1 in June

Thursday, August 6

  • Weekly unemployment claims – consensus is 1.400 million, down from last week’s 1.433 million claims
  • Q2 Quarterly Report on Household Debt and Credit

Friday, August 7

  • Employment Report for July – consensus is 1.36 million jobs added and for total unemployment to decrease to 10.7% (for reference, June had 4.8 million jobs added with total unemployment at 11.1%)