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Well, as Yellen likes to say……’s that time of the month again. The jobs report is soon upon us, and it probably will provide pretty much all the excitement we need on Friday. Of course, this isn’t always the case. The last jobs report pushed the market a little higher, but not by much, and about a week later, things started falling to pieces (the arrow below marks the report a month ago). Word on the street is that people are expecting a pretty big number, approaching almost 300,000.

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