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The Week Ahead: What to Watch in Key Jobs, Spending and Earnings Reports

Chris Versace

The week ahead may be a shortened one from a trading perspective thanks to the Memorial Day holiday, but it is jam packed over the four days from an economic data perspective. On the economic front, we've got the usual end-of-the-month, start-of-the-month data on tap. This includes the April Personal Income & Spending Report as well as the April PCE Prices Index, a must-watch item for the Federal Reserve when it comes to inflation.