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NFP: what do big banks expect?

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics will release Non-Farm Payrolls (NFP) figures at 12:30 GMT. According to the consensus forecast, American economy added 246K jobs in March after 295K in February.

Here is the more detailed account of what the major banks think:

  • Societe Generale +272K
  • Bank of America/Merrill Lynch +270K
  • Credit Agricole +260K
  • UBS +260K
  • BNP +260K
  • Barclays +250K
  • BMO +250K
  • JP Morgan +250K
  • Credit Suisse +240K
  • RBS +238K
  • RBC +225K
  • TD Securities +221K
  • Goldman Sachs +220K
  • CIBC +200K
  • Morgan Stanley +195K

Societe Generale is the most optimistic one, while Morgan Stanley – the most pessimistic.


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