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Unemployment ticked higher in December, but more Americans were looking for work. Here’s what it means:

What is the Non-farm Payrolls report? The Non-farm Payrolls report measures the number of people on the payrolls of all non-agricultural businesses each month. 189 more words


(What's Left of) Our Economy: Despite Strong December, Manufacturing Jobs Recession Continues & Sector Suffers Worst Year Since 2009

In December, American domestic manufacturing employment enjoyed its best monthly increase (17,000) since January (18,000). But these gains were not enough to pull the sector out of its latest jobs recession, as employment is down on net by 24,000 since December, 2014. 543 more words

{What's Left Of) Our Economy

U.S. Dollar priced in on strong Non-Farm Payroll for December

U.S. and Canadian December payroll figures continue to beat expectations. Looking at the U.S. figures especially, this is a good sign signalling we are one step closer to the much anticipated rate hike. 167 more words


Forex, sterlina-dollaro (GBP/USD) in forte rialzo. Stop al Brexit?

La sterlina vola e nella sessione di ieri ha guadagnato oltre 180 pip nel cambio sterlina-dollaro (GBP/USD), sfruttando la debolezza del dollaro USA, ma anche e soprattutto¬†per le notizie provenienti sia dalla… 366 more words


U.S. Dollar facing election risk and Non-Farm Payrolls ahead

Earlier this week, the U.S. Dollar sold off on a factor of election risk, drop in oil price, and a lack of direction for the December rate hike. 333 more words


My dance with USDJPY last week...........hahahahahahaha

Last week, I short the USDJPY at 102.95 and again at 103.52 for an average cost of 103.23.

By the end of the week, I was getting uncomfortable with the possibility of a strong NFP, so I decided to cut loss at 103.53 and took a loss of 0.30 yen. 48 more words