NFP Came in At 224.000 Beating Forecasts. Analysts’ consensus was for 140,000 jobs in June, having added 75,000 jobs in May.
The unemployment rate came in at 3.7% vs 3.6 percent expected
Average hourly earnings Month over Month came in at 0.2 percent vs 0.3 percent expected. The previous month was 0.3% vs 0.2%
Average hourly earnings Year on Year came in at 3.1% versus 3.2% expected.
EURUSD reacted with a sharp drop to 1.1243, USDJPY hitting thew daily high at 108.45, while the Pound gives up 0.45 percent approaching the June low at 1.2507
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