UPDATE: Zig-zagging U.S. economy hard to figure
April's job gains were strong enough to keep a rate increase on the table for September but weak enough that a June increase looks highly unlikely.
Recent indicators point to higher wages and an increase in job openings, while an uptick in tax collections led to a smaller-than-expected federal budget deficit.
BOND REPORT: Treasurys Rebound From Early Rout
Treasurys rebound from early rout
Four keys to the April jobs report
Seasonal factors and weather have confounded economists who favor the quarter-over-quarter growth methodology.
Treasury prices decline as eurozone bond market resumes selloff
U.S. Stocks Edge Lower
Crude Oil Futures Mixed on U.S. Jobs Data, Supply Increases