This Week in Commerce: Lululemon and Chewy earnings, jobs report

Check out the calendar for May 30-June 2.

This Week in Commerce: Lululemon and Chewy earnings, jobs report
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Welcome to a new week. Summer is just beginning, but earnings season is moving into its later stages. This week, Chewy, Lululemon and Macy's highlight the quarterly reports, while Hormel will offer an inside look at a CPG. To close out the week, the federal government will release the latest jobs data.

Here’s a look at what we’ll learn about the consumer economy this week:

Economic indicators

Consumer Confidence Index: The Conference Board issues monthly data on consumer buying conditions, expectations on inflation and other views on the state of the economy. (May 30, 10 a.m.)

Jobs report: The U.S. Labor Department reports data for May 2023 on the number of new jobs created, the unemployment rate and wages. This report is viewed as a key indicator of consumer demand, as people are more likely to spend if they have stable employment. (June 2, 8:30 a.m.)


Wednesday, May 31: Chewy, Victoria’s Secret, Nordstrom, Salesforce.

Thursday, June 1: Hormel, Lululemon, Macy’s, PVH Corp., Lands End

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