Nonfarm payrolls (NFP) is a very significant indicator that reflects the change in the level of employment in the country. It has a strong impact on the market. If the index increases, and increased employment in the country, and therefore – the dollar strengthened. Non farm payrolls indicator performs a real “engine markets.”
Experience confirms that the increase in the number of new jobs created in non-agricultural sectors of the economy 200 thousand. Per month, comparable to the GDP growth of 3%. NFP data out monthly, on the first Friday. NFP data release on the day is also called day traders pay, as on this day the odds and the amount of earnings increase by several times!