by Calculated Risk on 6/02/2022 09:01:00 PM
o At 8:30 AM ET, Employment Report for May. The consensus is for 320,000 jobs added, and for the unemployment rate to decline to 3.5%.
o At 10:00 AM, the ISM Services Index for May. The consensus is for a reading of 56.4, down from 57.1.
On COVID (focus on hospitalizations and deaths):
AgoGoalPercent fully Vaccinated66.7%—>=70.0%1Fully Vaccinated (millions)221.4—>=2321New Cases per Day3100,683110,080<=5,0002Hospitalized3?21,30620,290<=3,0002Deaths per Day3244318<=5021 Minimum to achieve “herd immunity” (estimated between 70% and 85%).
2my goals to stop daily posts,
37-day average for Cases, Currently Hospitalized, and Deaths
? Increasing 7-day average week-over-week for Cases, Hospitalized, and Deaths
? Goal met.
This graph shows the daily (columns) and 7-day average (line) of deaths reported.New cases have quadrupled from the recent low, and deaths are increasing week-over-week.