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U.S. Nonfarm Payrolls

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Latest Release
Sep 06, 2019
Actual
130K
Forecast
160K
Previous
159K
Nonfarm Payrolls measures the change in the number of people employed during the previous month, excluding the farming industry. Job creation is the foremost indicator of consumer spending, which accounts for the majority of economic activity.

A higher than expected reading should be taken as positive/bullish for the USD, while a lower than expected reading should be taken as negative/bearish for the USD.
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Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics
U.S. Nonfarm Payrolls
 
Release Date Time Actual Forecast Previous
Oct 04, 2019 (Sep) 08:30     130K
Sep 06, 2019 (Aug) 08:30 130K 160K 159K
Aug 02, 2019 (Jul) 08:30 164K 164K 193K
Jul 05, 2019 (Jun) 08:30 224K 160K 72K
Jun 07, 2019 (May) 08:30 75K 185K 224K
May 03, 2019 (Apr) 08:30 263K 181K 189K

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Philip Sukharev
Philip Sukharev Sep 06, 2019 7:59AM ET
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jpy falls obveously, i have insane hand made soft
ABU HURAIRA
ABU HURAIRA Sep 06, 2019 4:07AM ET
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Worse than expected
Jeff Blacca
Jeff Blacca Aug 02, 2019 5:34AM ET
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For today`s NFP i predict a bullish move so BUY USDJPY and SELL EURUSD 10 seconds before the event for 60 SECONDS EXPIRY!, invest some good money on this
william maris
william maris Jul 05, 2019 9:48AM ET
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GOOD CALL Jeff! give us a heads up next time on NFP. also what trading platform are you using?
Jeff Blacca
Jeff Blacca Jul 05, 2019 1:52AM ET
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for today`s NFP i predict a bullish move so BUY USDJPY and SELL EURUSD 10 seconds before the event for 60 SECONDS EXPIRY!, thank me later.
seth torosian
seth torosian Apr 28, 2019 10:41PM ET
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Strong performance
Talha Iqbal
Talha Iqbal Feb 01, 2019 8:40AM ET
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Still nothing is clear..
Patrick Thabo
Patrick Thabo Feb 01, 2019 5:17AM ET
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interesting very good indeed
Matches S Isaac
Matches S Isaac Jan 31, 2019 11:01PM ET
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this one should be interesting
Alexandru Baluta
Alexandru Baluta Dec 07, 2018 5:55AM ET
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Nikolas, stop looking to Investing.com
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