US employment: The economic system is estimated to have added 180,000 jobs in April, down from the 236,000 jobs added in March, in response to economists polled by Refinitiv. The unemployment fee is predicted to tick as much as 3.6 per cent in March from a half-century low of 3.5 per cent.
Warner Bros Discovery: Investors will likely be eager to study extra in regards to the leisure group’s new streaming service, Max, and any feedback it has on how the writers’ strike will have an effect on its enterprise.
Other corporations: Cinema chain AMC Entertainment, insurance coverage firm Cigna, and alternate operator CBOE report earlier than the opening bell.
Canada employment: The economic system is forecast to have added 20,000 jobs final month, down from 34,700 jobs in March, and the unemployment fee is predicted to have ticked up 0.1 proportion level to five.1 per cent.
Berkshire Hathaway: Warren Buffett will provide his ideas on the economic system and the US banking sector when his sprawling funding firm holds its annual assembly on Saturday in Omaha, Nebraska, and reviews first-quarter outcomes.