April Jobs Report, +300,000?

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    This is what I am hearing circulating in the market.

    I have no idea if this is true or not, and I highly doubt it, but it is what I'm hearing.

    There is often at least one unexpected blow-out number coming out of recessions.

    It also would at least partly explain why the market goes up virtually every day.
     
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    if it's true, that's bad news.

    for obama.

    don't ask me why, someone will explain.
     
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    You're hearing a specific number when we're not even half way through March?
     
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    As it is still March, an April Jobs Report sounds like they are preparing to cook the books ala the Jobs Save or Created nonsense.
     
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    that'd be great news if true.

    edit: captain obvious rides again. :redface:
     
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    Whoever is reporting it seems to know the score before the game is even played. Hmmmm.
     
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    I've been spreading that rumor since I'm fully invested in the stock market. I'll be closing out my positions on March 31st.
     
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    I was referring to the report released in April, which is for March. Sorry for screwing up the nomenclature.
     
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    Good for you. That's the way to do it. I'll hire you.
     
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    Oh. Thanks for clearing that up.

    Still, the game is not over and the score is in?

    Good news, if the numbers aren't cooked.
     

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