Jobs Report: Payrolls, AHE Both Miss, Unemployment Rate Ticks Lower



‘America First’: Full Week Ahead Preview

Ok, well all eyes will be on the U.S. in the week ahead.

Jobs Report Misses Bigly, AHE Inline

U.S. March Nonfarm Payrolls Rose 103k; Unemp. Rate at 4.1%

What Wall Street Is Saying About The ‘Goldilocks’ February Jobs Report

In any event, here is some of the early analyst commentary that will of course continue to trickle in throughout the day from whoever hasn’t already headed out to the bar (which is where I would have been by now on a payrolls Friday were this two years ago).

Jobs Report Confuses Everyone Except Stocks, Which Are Not Confused


Jobs Report Beats, Average Hourly Earnings Misses

U.S. Feb. Nonfarm Payrolls Rose 313k

Avg. hourly earnings Y/y 2.6%

Not For The Faint-Hearted: Full Week Ahead Preview

This is not going to be for the faint of heart.

Jobs Report Beats ‘Bigly’, AHE Breezes Past Estimates

Looks like a barnburner.

Did The Economists ‘Steal Christmas’?

“Such seasonality is truly remarkable and unlike anything we have seen before.”

David Stockman Asks: ‘Dow 25,000, What Could Possibly Go Wrong?’

“…we know of no melt-up that had legs of more than a few months after the point that irrational exuberance went full retard, as is happening at this very moment.”

Jobs Report Misses Badly, Earnings In Line, Dollar’s Woes Continue

That could have been better.

‘American Carnage’: 5 Real Problems In An Otherwise False Narrative

As this year melts into next, we thought we’d revisit five key problems the country faces for readers who have a keen interest in the extent to which America, while not the barren, bone-strewn wasteland imagined in Donald Trump’s inauguration speech, does have a set of rather serious issues it needs to address in 2018.

Does The Truth Matter To You?

Growth, jobs, legislation, polls, and the Dow.

Jobs Report Mixed As Headline Beats, Earnings Miss

It’s a hit/miss.

Oxy, Xbox, Prison: 3 Reasons Young Men Aren’t Working In America

… but the far more important question is whether any of the three explanations posited above have any merit. Because if they do, we are in deep shit as a society.