The jobs number was great, but it's all about the Fed now
|Nov 2, 2018|
This morning, I gave you an initial reaction to the jobs number, saying:
A bad number won’t change the Fed’s forward guidance because the Fed has a tightening bias. But that bias means that a good number could tip us toward four rate hikes in 2019 from three.
Let me give you a more in-depth view now.
Before the number came out, I didn't expe…