Monday, May 2 The Treasury will auction $29 billion of 91-day bills and $27 billion of 182-day discount bills. The 91-day bills are dated May 5 and due Aug. 4. The 182-day bills are dated May 5 and due Nov. 3. Currently, there are $30.003 billion of 91-day bills outstanding and no 182-day bills. Construction spending figures for March are released by the Commerce Department.
Tuesday, May 3 Factory order, shipment and inventory figures for March are released by the Commerce Department. The Treasury Department will auction $24 billion of year bills. The 52-week bills are dated May 5 and due May 3, 2012.