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Lede The non-farm payroll (NFP) report today was pretty close to ideal – a respectable addition of 175,000 jobs and a robust monthly average of around 250,000 jobs, especially noteworthy following strong prior months. Meanwhile, the unemployment rate slightly increased to 3.9% but has now tied the longest streak ever of unemployment below 4% (1960s) in the …

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Introduction   Understanding Delta is crucial for anyone involved in the trading of options. It helps traders predict how an option’s price will move relative to changes in the underlying asset’s price. This introduction to Delta will explore the importance of Delta in options trading, how it affects the price movement of options, and its …

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  4-5-2024 Lede   The number of jobs added in March blew the doors off of consensus estimates, while the unemployment rate dropped, labor force participation came in well above estimates, and wage inflation is now at multi-year lows. Today was a good day, but… One note of caution, the non farm payrolls report and …

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