USD Nonfarm Payrolls - 19-03-08

Date: Friday 8th March 2019

Time: 13:30

USD Nonfarm Payrolls is released pre-US session.

We add USD Unemployment Rate to Conflict Manager and we look for a spike of 20-30 pips if a trade is triggered.

What happened last time?

USD Nonfarm Payrolls – 19-02-01

Time: 13:30

Forecast: 165

Actual: 304

Deviation: +139

One minute spike: 21 pips

Although we saw a large beat on the headline event last month, USD Unemployment Rate missed forecast (4.0 v. 3.9). No trade was triggered due to the conflict, this is the reason for the spieky market reaction.

Setting up procedure

Our market of choice: USD/JPY

Main Report

USD Nonfarm Payrolls

Deviation: +/-40

Prior Forecast Buy Sell
304 181 >220 <142

1. USD Unemployment Rate

Prior Forecast Buy Sell
4.0 3.9 <3.9 >3.9

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