Here's a little gold puzzle for you to ponder as you're getting ready for the weekend. See if you can figure it out.
Today's Macro Theme Is "Good News Is Bad News" — Watch Today's Number For Direction: Equities played a game of Pac-Man yesterday and although making it tough to hold a position, the levels continue to work.
Tomorrow morning markets will react to the release of the November unemployment number. This release will be watched very closely as market participants look for clues for when the Fed might taper its $85 billion a month bond buying program.
Friday is the monthly U.S. nonfarm payrolls – arguably the most important data release on the calendar. Every month each number takes on a greater significance, but a more important one may loom.