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Forex & Equities: Non Farm Payroll Estimate & Session Ranges

Posted by Akhilesh Ganti on May 1, 2014 10:30:00 PM

US Non Farm Payroll data slated for release a bit later on today. Market appears to be anticipating another decent result given the confidence that the FOMC has been exhibiting about the economy and the better than expected ADP report on Wednesday. 

{Source: Bloomberg}

Country Event Period Survey Prior
United States Change in Nonfarm Payrolls Apr 218K 192K
United States Two-Month Payroll Net Revision Apr -- --
United States Change in Private Payrolls Apr 215K 192K
United States Change in Manufact. Payrolls Apr 8K -1K
United States Unemployment Rate Apr 6.60% 6.70%
United States Average Hourly Earnings MoM Apr 0.20% 0.00%
United States Average Hourly Earnings YoY Apr 2.10% 2.10%
United States Average Weekly Hours All Employees Apr 34.5 34.5
United States Change in Household Employment Apr 250 476
United States Underemployment Rate Apr -- 12.70%
United States Labor Force Participation Rate Apr -- 63.20%

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