Tag: nonfarm payroll

Weak US Figures Hit Dollar

Here's what you need to know in markets on Monday. Stock markets in Asia fell as investors reacted to Friday's weaker-than-expected US jobs figures....

Forex Black Book: Levels June 6-10

What a weak data reported the US and the always expected Nonfarm Payroll report. Indeed, Friday's trading activity made perfect sense but left traders and...

US Employment Grows Faster Than Forecast in February

US job creation accelerated in February, as the unemployment rate plunged to a fresh six-and-a-half year low, adding further assurance the labour market was...

ADP Nonfarm Payroll Number Dents Dollar Rally

The ADP Non-Farm Payroll report, which measures employment growth in the US private sector, showed a lower-than-expected growth in the number of new employees...

How would a US debt default impact USD?

Editorial note: This is a post by Justin Pugsley, Markets Analyst at MahiFX and was originally published on MahiFX.com The political impasse in Washington and...

Strong US Nonfarm Payroll Data Makes Septaper Inevitable

The US Nonfarm Payroll data has just been released, showing that 180,000 jobs have been added in the last month. This data, in combination...

Why Non Farm Payrolls are Critical for Forex Traders

One of the most important events in the economic calendar for forex traders is the release of the U.S. non-farm payroll (NFP) report. This...