ISM_Non manufacturing_0610

The United States nonfarm payrolls report is probably one of the most important economic releases every month. The nonfarm payrolls or NFP for short has a strong influence on the markets, even if it's just short-term. Released every month on the first Friday at 0830 EST, the nonfarm payrolls report that accounts for the number of jobs. In parti...

2017-06-07 John Benjamin Read more
NFP webinar_forex

The June Job report is unnerving investors as uncertainty around the possible Fed rate hike dramatically increases. Our experts have been working hard and prepared an extensive FREE webinar covering all the major financial aspects of the US Jobs report. Discover how to take advantage of high volatility levels with senior business analyst at Sk...

2017-05-30 Nour Eldeen Al-Hammoury Read more
Yellen_FOMC_Fed

Following a rather volatile week, the markets will likely continue playing to the Trump election victory tune. However, as the news fades, the focus will now shift back, at least temporarily to the economic data. Inflation once again is the main theme this week with US, UK, Eurozone, and Canada due to the monthly inflation data while Fed Chair J...

2016-11-14 John Benjamin Read more

The Australian economy added over 17k new jobs in the month of August beating the median consensus forecasts of 5.2k. Jobs growth came from a rise in full time employment which gained 11,500 while the part time jobs increased by 5900. The unemployment rate stood at 6.2%, declining from previous month's 6.3% as the participation rate fell to 65% ...

2015-09-10 John Benjamin Read more

Australia's unemployment rate stood at 6% in June, while May's unemployment rate was revised to 5.9% from previous estimates of 6%. The Australian jobs report for the month of June was overall positive as employment grew by 7300 jobs. The previous month's jobs numbers saw a slight downward revision to 39,900 jobs down from previously estimate...

2015-07-10 John Benjamin Read more
Weekly Forex Forecast 200415

Despite a few economic indicators showing some pickup in the US economy, the US Dollar has failed to capitalize on the positive data. The recent slump in the Greenback was triggered earlier this week on account of a weaker PCE data which saw inflation continuing to trend below the 2% Fed target rate of inflation. Yesterday's ADP numbers, althoug...

2015-06-05 John Benjamin Read more