Good morning traders!
It is Friday 6th of January, here are some things to look out for ahead of today's session.

Simon Kuper in Paris: where to find the best coffee | Financial Times

It's United States Jobs Day, and the report should reveal that payrolls increased by another 202,000 in December, according to median analyst forecasts.
For a designated article on prep for the US Nonfarm payrolls release,

For the third consecutive month in December, US small business owners scaled back their hiring intentions, and a lower percentage of them had open positions.

Rates are getting closer to a high enough level in order to lower inflation, according to St. Louis Fed President James Bullard.

For the first time since August, euro-area inflation dropped back to single digits, although the fall hides underlying pressures.



8:30 AM ET
US Nonfarm Payrolls - Median Forecast: 202K | Prior: 263K | Range: 350K/70K

US Unemployment Rate - Median Forecast: 3.7% | Prior: 3.7% | Range: 3.8%/3.5%

US Average Earnings YoY - Median Forecast: 5% | Prior: 5.1% | Range: 5.2%/4.8%

Canadian Employment Change - Median Forecast: 5K | Prior: 10.1K | Range: 15K/0K

Canadian Unemployment Rate - Median Forecast: 5.2% | Prior: 5.1% | Range: 5.3%/5%

10:00 AM ET
US ISM Services PMI - Median Forecast: 55 | Prior: 56.5 | Range: 56.1/53.3

Factory Orders MoM - Median Forecast: -1% | Prior: 1% | Range: 1.5%/-1.8%



11:15 AM ET
ECB’s Lane & Fed's Bostic speak during the annual AEA meeting in New Orleans, there will be a panel discussion on the global economic outlook. Text: No. Q&A: Yes, with the Audience.

Fed's Cook participates in an inflation panel discussion at the annual AEA meeting in New Orleans. Text: Yes. Q&A: Yes, with the Audience.

12:15 PM ET
Fed's Barkin delivers his economic outlook at an event. Text: Yes. Q&A: Yes, with the Audience.

1:00 PM ET
Fed's George discusses the economic and monetary policy outlook at an event. Text: TBD. Q&A: Yes, with the Audience.

3:30 PM ET
Fed's Bostic takes part in a panel discussion on lessons from the pandemic. Text: No. Q&A: Yes, With the Audience.