January U.S. Payrolls

“January Nonfarm Payrolls: +113K vs. consensus +181K, +75K previous (revised from 74K). Unemployment rate 6.6% vs. 6.7% consensus, 6.7% previous. The labor force participation rate rose to 63.0% from a previous level last month of 62.8%. A year ago the rate stood at 63.6%.”

Another negative surprise.

NFP

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