Tag Archive: nfp

3 Things to Watch in the NFP Report

March 7, 2017
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NFP report almost always brings a fair amount of volatility to the U.S. dollar. After the beginning of the financial crisis, job creation has been under the watchful eye of the Federal Reserve. As we all know, the FED has a dual mandate: price stability and maximum sustainable employment. Even... View Article

Non-Farm Payrolls Remain Strong Throughout 2016

January 7, 2017
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The new year started like any other beginning of the month. The first week is always about the Non-Farm Payrolls and everything else is secondary. However, this time, the NFP didn’t have much impact on prices. The majority of the major pairs like EURUSD & USDJPY started traveling already on... View Article

US Dollar Bulls Have Left the Building?

April 17, 2015

USD is lower across the board this week and especially against the Canadian Dollar. Could it be that this is the beginning of the long waited Dollar correction or perhaps the whole Dollar rally proves to be corrective itself and now we are just turning around to continue the real... View Article

Waiting for the NFP

October 3, 2014

Last month the US Nonfarm Payrolls suprised considerably to the downside, showing only 142K new jobs and missed the expectations by miles. Even though last months result was very poor, optimism has not gone anywhere and analysts are expecting a strong rebound. Current expectations are around 215K, while the most... View Article