Market Weekly: Aug 28-Sep-01-2017

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August Nonfarm Payrolls: +156K vs. consensus +180K, +189K previous (revised from +209K).
Unemployment rate: 4.4% vs. 4.3% consensus, 4.3% previous.

Aug Consumer Sentiment: 96.8 vs. 97.4 expected and 97.6 prior.
Current economic conditions 110.9 vs. 113.4 prior.
Index of consumer expectations 87.7 vs. 80.5 prior.

July Construction Spending: -0.6% M/M to $1,211.51B vs. +0.6% expected, -1.4% (revised) prior.
Private construction -0.4%.
Public construction -1.4%.

ISM Manufacturing Index: 58.8 vs. 56.6 consensus and 56.3 prior.
Employment 59.9 vs. 55.2 prior.
Prices 62.0 vs. 62.0
New Orders 60.3 vs. 60.4
Production 61.0 vs. 60.6

US PMI Manufacturing Index 52.8 vs. 52.5 consensus, 53.3 prior.

Atlanta Fed tracker sees 3.2% GDP growth this quarter