actual 158k vs. previous 237K; this week forecast was 200K.
ADP reported 21% below forecast, and futures are still green.
ISM Manufacturing and car sale numbers below expectations, and markets continue making new record high.
This is way over the top.. total manipulation by crooks and bank cartels in WS
Lou, the jobs report used to be a trading vehicle, because no one knew how or when the Fed would announce QE or other stimulus. Now the report is just minutia, because there's transparency, and the Fed has all of his tools on the table.
The markets go up or down on macro trends. When the herd decides it's time to take profits, the markets will fall. In the meantime, NFP noise is immaterial.