MBS MID-DAY: MBS Hit All Time Highs After Jobs Report


*NFP +115k, vs Consensus +170k

* March revised up from 120k to 154k

* Unemployment Rate 8.1% vs 8.2% consensus

* Smallest rise since October 2011 for NFP

Nonfarm payroll employment rose by 115,000 in April, and the unemployment
rate was little changed at 8.1 percent, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
reported today. Employment increased in professional and business services,
retail trade, and health care, but declined in transportation and warehousing.

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