non-farm U.S. payroll jobs

First Friday of the Month

December 6, 2013

Investors await U.S. and Canadian jobs figures.  Analysts project a 185K increase in U.S. employment.  A gain of 200K or more would goose speculation about earlier Fed tapering. Ahead of this key release, traditionally scheduled for the first Friday of the month, the dollar is unchanged against the euro and Aussie dollar, up by 0.3% […] More