2021 Week 20 U.S. Economic Calendar

By May 10, 2021May 17th, 2021Econ News, Economic Calendar

Week 20 of the 2021 U.S. Economic Calendar highlights the Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey for March from the BLS, the initial weekly unemployment claims report, the mortgage purchase applications index, and more.

Monday, May 10

  • No major economic releases scheduled for this day.

Tuesday, May 11

  • NFIB Small Business Optimism Index for April will be released.
  • Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey for March from the BLS will be released.

Wednesday, May 12

  • The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) will release the results for the mortgage purchase applications index.
  • Q1 Quarterly Report on Household Debt and Credit will be released.

Thursday, May 13

  • The initial weekly unemployment claims report will be released.  The consensus is for a decrease to 480 thousand from 498 thousand last week.

Friday, May 14

  • Retail sales for April is scheduled to be released.  The consensus is for 1.0% increase in retail sales.