Business Outlook: THE WEEK AHEAD
PERSONAL INCOME Friday, Apr. 29, 8:30 a.m.
The MMS consensus expects that personal income rose a strong 0.8% in March. That gain reflects the month's surge in payrolls and the longer workweek. Flush with income, consumers probably lifted their spending by a sturdy 0.5%. In February, income rose 1.3%, and spending was up 1%.