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Week Ahead: Fallout from BOE and NFP; Focus on CPI

This week expect to see more follow through price action from Non-Farm Payrolls and the BOE. In addition, watch the data to see if inflation has peaked or continued higher.

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GBP/USD: What doesn’t kill you makes you stronger

GBP/USD is down only modestly despite so much negative news...

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August 5, 2022 05:41 PM
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Non-Farm Payrolls more than double estimates! What recession?

The US Non-Farm Payroll data released this morning showed that 528,000 jobs were added to the economy during July. This is more then twice the estimate of 250,000.

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August 5, 2022 03:29 PM

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Forex Friday: USD/JPY, Yields and peak inflation?

In this week’s edition, we discuss the re-pricing of future rate hikes and potential for peak inflation, and how all this is helping to fuel a rally in zero- and low-yielding assets.

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US open: Futures mixed ahead of the NFP

US futures are heading for a mixed start ahead of the NFP, which is expected to show the slowest job creation since November.

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July 8, 2022 12:31 PM
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Two trades to watch: Gold, USD/CAD

Gold remain below 1750 ahead of the NFP. USDCAD rises above 1.30 with US & Canadian jobs data in focus.

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July 8, 2022 08:55 AM
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European Open: WTI in focus for the US and Canada’s employment reports

There’s not a huge amount of data today, which puts the US nonfarm payroll and Canadian employment report into focus as the main calendar event.

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The NFP report could grow in significance again

We’ve seen cracks appearing in the US economy in recent months. So now they’re making their way over to employment reports it puts NFP on high alert for weakness.

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NFP Preview: 75bps hike likely even if jobs disappoint

Weakness in employment components of the ISM manufacturing and services PMIs point to a potentially disappointing jobs report

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July 7, 2022 04:45 PM
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Non-Farm Payrolls beat; What will the Fed think?

Today’s headline NFP print and average hourly earnings data should make the Fed happy.

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June 3, 2022 03:18 PM
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NFP preview: Leading indicators slow while Fed poised to charge ahead

The leading indicators point to a slightly below-expectations reading in this month’s NFP report, with headline job growth potentially coming in somewhere in the 225K-325K range

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Early NFP insight: Signs of slowing jobs growth in high-frequency data?

Employers may not be posting as many new job openings as they were late last year, and at the margin, more Americans are claiming unemployment benefits than were at the start of this quarter...

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NFP headline beats expectations; confirms Fed’s view that labor markets are tight

If the Fed continues to raise rates, will the jobs numbers begin to move lower?

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May 6, 2022 03:57 PM
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Nasdaq limping as yields press higher

Sentiment remains fragile following the big sell-off on Thursday

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May 6, 2022 01:04 PM
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European Open: GBP trades around its 23-month low ahead of NFP

The US dollar is on track for its fifth bullish week, which hasn’t boded well for GBP which clings on to its 23-month low ahead of today’s NFP report.

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May 6, 2022 06:19 AM
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NFP preview: Ugly leading indicators have traders on edge

The leading indicators point to slightly below-expectation reading in this month’s NFP report...see what they're saying and possible ways to trade it!

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Slight miss in headline NFP; February revision picks up the slack

The US added 431,000 Non-Farm jobs to the economy in March vs an expectation of +490,000.

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April 1, 2022 04:02 PM

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NFP preview: Will the jobs report tip the scales on the Fed’s decision next month?

This will be the final NFP report before the next Fed meeting in early May, where traders are currently split between expecting a 25bps and a 50bps rate hike.

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March 31, 2022 02:13 PM
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Strong February NFP report, however, wages slip

The Nonfarm payroll report showed that the US added 678,000 jobs to the economy in February.

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March 4, 2022 03:35 PM
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European Open: USD/JPY holds key support ahead of NFP

Lively headlines overnight jolted markets, but USD/JPY did hold a key support level heading into today’s Nonfarm payroll report.

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March 4, 2022 05:27 AM
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NFP Preview: All eyes on wages with Fed liftoff less than two weeks away

When it comes to the Federal Reserve, the immediate interest rate decision appears to be made already...

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March 3, 2022 03:14 PM
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NFP Recap: Jobs report much stronger than expected

The Non Farms Payrolls print for January, combined with the December revision, blows estimates out of the water!

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February 4, 2022 04:13 PM
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European Open: Futures point higher, USD/CAD in focus for NFP

Strong earnings from Amazon in aftermarket trade helped US futures rally and recoup some of the Meta-induced losses, with Asian markets following suit.

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February 4, 2022 05:59 AM