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Stock Market Performance on Jobs Day

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Fasten your seat belts, on the day of the last 13 job reports the Dow has traded in a 156 point range on average, even though it ends the day roughly flat closing down about 0.22 percent.

The point swings on Jobs Friday are unusually volatile, and 7 times greater than the average closing change for the day.

Additionally, the average high for the CBOE Volatility Index on jobs day is 23.7 -- The VIX has been recently trading between 15 and 18.

The table below highlights the market performance during the last 13 job reports, as well as the day's high for the Volatility Index.


Tune in to CNBC tomorrow Friday, June 3 at 8:30AM, for the latest monthly employment figures.

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