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Why the Stakes Are Extra High for This Week's Jobs Report

Was May an aberration or confirmation of a loss of momentum?
Bloomberg business news

How Will Brexit Uncertainty Impact Fed Policy & the U.S.?

June's U.S. jobs report, slated to be released on Friday morning, promises to heavily influence how investors, policymakers, and the electorate at large perceive the state of the U.S. economy as the presidential campaign heats up and markets grapple with aftershocks from the Brexit referendum.

"In our view, Friday's payrolls report will be even more closely watched than usual, as markets come to grips with a post-Brexit world and look for confirmation that the weak May non-farm payrolls report was a blip rather than the start of a new, worrying trend," write Bank of America Merrill Lynch FX strategists led by Athanasios Vamvakidis.