Markets.com provides an Economic Calendar for the dates of critical fundamental announcements and events. When properly used, these indicators can be an invaluable resource for any CFD trader.
Initial Public Offering (IPO)
An Initial Public Offering (IPO) refers to the first time that the stock of a private company is offered to the public. Often issued by emerging companies with plans to expand, IPOs are a good way to raise capital. They also allow large privately owned companies to become publicly traded.
NonFarm Payroll Report (NFP)
NFP is an acronym for Non Farm Payroll Report, a commonly anticipated U.S. government report released on the first Friday of every month. NFP data is collected, analyzed & released by the United States Labor Department, providing a financial and economic summary from various standpoints of leading American companies and manufacturers.
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