Fed Minutes — May 24, 2017 at 2 PM EST.

 

*FOMC Meeting Announcement — The Fed follows markets. They know nothing.  Next meeting: June 13-14, the decision announced at 2 PM EST.

 

* French Elections —- Potential to be a wild one. May 7, 2017.

 

*Employment situation — Two surveys – household and establishment. The Employment Situation for April 2017 is scheduled to be released on June 02, 2017, at 8:30 A.M. Eastern Time.

 

GDP — Next release: May 26, 2017 (second guestimate) at 8:30 A.M. EDT

 

PPI Next Release: April 2017 PPI data are scheduled to be released on May 11, 2017, at 8:30 A.M. Eastern Time.

 

CPI — The inflation data from our government has hedonic quality adjustments factored in, which is yet another way to use statistics to lie. Next Release:   April 2017  CPI data are scheduled to be released on May 12, 2017, at 8:30 A.M. Eastern Time.

*Always a big market mover.