Economic Calendar: May 2 – May 6, 2022
Monday May 2
Japan manufacturing PMI
Euro zone manufacturing PMI and economic and consumer confidence
Germany retail sales
(9:30 a.m. ET) S&P Global Manufacturing PMI for April.
(10 a.m. ET) U.S. ISM Manufacturing PMI for April.
(10 a.m. ET) U.S. construction spending for March. The Street expects a rise of 0.8 per cent from February.
Earnings include: Capital Power Corp.; Cargojet Inc.; European Commercial REIT; Gibson Energy Inc.; MEG Energy Corp.; New Gold Inc.; Nutrien Ltd.; TMX Group Ltd.
Tuesday May 3
Euro zone PPI and jobless rate
(10 a.m. ET) U.S. factory orders for March. Consensus is an increase of 1.1 per cent from February.
(10 a.m. ET) U.S. Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey for March.
(12:30 p.m. ET) Bank of Canada Deputy Governor Carolyn Rogers speaks in Toronto on BoC’s operational independence and public accountability to Women in Capital Markets.
Also: U.S. and Canadian auto sales for April.
Earnings include: Advanced Micro Devices Inc.; Airbnb Inc.; B2Gold Corp.; Canfor Corp.; Colliers International Group Inc.; Dream Industrial REIT; First Capital Realty Inc.; IAMGold Corp.; International Petroleum Corp.; Lion Electric Corp.; Lundin Gold Inc.; Pfizer Inc.; Restaurant Brands International Inc.; Russel Metals Inc.; SSR Mining Inc.; Starbucks Corp.; Suncor Energy Inc.; Tamarack Valley Energy Ltd.; Thomson Reuters Corp.; Topaz Energy Corp.; Waste Connections Inc.
Wednesday May 4
Euro zone PMI and retail sales
Germany trade surplus
(8:30 a.m. ET) Canada’s merchandise trade balance for March.
(8:30 a.m. ET) U.S. ADP National Employment Report for April. Estimate is an increase of 395,000 jobs from March.
(8:30 a.m. ET) U.S. goods and services trade deficit for March.
(10 a.m. ET) U.S. ISM Services PMI.
(2 p.m. ET) U.S. Fed announcement with Chair Jerome Powell’s press conference to follow.
Earnings include: Barrick Gold Corp.; Brookfield Infrastructure Partners LP; Centerra Gold Inc.; Ceridian HCM Holding Inc.; Constellation Software Inc.; eBay Inc.; Filo Mining Corp.; Fortis Inc.; Franco-Nevada Corp.; GFL Environmental Holdings Inc.; Gildan Activewear Inc.; Great-West Lifeco Inc.; Green Thumb Holdings Inc.; Killam Properties Inc.; Loblaw Companies Ltd.; Maple Leaf Foods Inc.; Moderna Inc.; Open Text Corp.; Parkland Fuel Corp.; Primo Water Corp.; Spin Master Corp.; Stelco Holdings Inc.; TransAlta Renewables Inc.; Uber Technologies Inc.
Thursday May 5
China Caixin services and composite PMI
Germany factory orders
(8:30 a.m. ET) U.S. initial jobless claims for week of April 30. Estimate is 180,000, matching the previous week.
(8:30 a.m. ET) U.S. productivity and unit labour costs for Q1.
(9:40 a.m. ET) Bank of Canada Deputy Governor Lawrence Schembri speaks in Gatineau, Que., on economic reconciliation, inclusion and prosperity to the NACC Indigenous Prosperity Forum.
Also: OPEC+ meeting
Earnings include: Advantage Oil & Gas Ltd.; ARC Resources Ltd.; BCE Inc.; Bombardier Ltd.; Cameco Corp.; Canadian Natural Resources Ltd.; Chartwell Retirement Residences; ConocoPhillips; Endeavour Mining Corp.; Hydro One Ltd.; IGM Financial Inc.; Kinaxis Inc.; Kirkland Lake Gold Ltd.; Labrador Iron Ore Royalty Corp.; Linamar Corp.; Pembina Pipeline Corp.; Pretium Resources Inc.; Shopify Inc.; SNC-Lavalin Group Inc.; Wheaton Precious Metals Corp.
Friday May 6
Japan foreign reserves
Germany industrial production
(8:30 a.m. ET) Canadian employment for April. The Street is expecting an increase of 0.2 per cent (or 40,000 jobs) from March with the unemployment rate falling 0.1 per cent to 5.2 per cent and average hourly wages rising 3.9 per cent year-over-year.
(8:30 a.m. ET) U.S. nonfarm payrolls for April. Consensus is an increase of 395,000 from March with the unemployment rate falling 0.1 per cent to 3.5 per cent and average hourly wages increasig 0.4 per cent.
(10 a.m. ET) Canada’s Ivey PMI for April.
(3 p.m. ET) U.S. consumer credit for March.
Earnings include: Ballard Power Systems Inc.; Brookfield Business Partners LP; Brookfield Renewable Partners LP; Enbridge Inc.; Energy Fuels Inc.; Enerplus Corp.; Premium Brands Holdings Corp.; Telus Corp.; Telus International; TransAlta Corp.; Westshore Terminals Investment Corp.