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Friday, December 2, 2016The monthly non-farm payroll report for November was released this morning before the opening bell from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). Between private sector and government jobs, 178K in total were created for the month. The unemployment rate fell to 4.6%, which is the lowest in 9 1/2 years.The average hourly rate fell 0.1% and the participation rate slipped to 62.7%. However, the U6 read — often referred to “real unemployment” — also fell to 9.3%, which is the