• Tech stocks pull Wall St. lower, offseting jobs data bump

    7 days ago - By Reuters

    A drop in technology stocks weighed on Wall Street on Friday, offseting strong oil prices and a U.S. jobs report that was tepid enough to lower bets for faster future interest rate hikes without fanning fears of an economic slowdown.
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  • Wall St. dips at open after jobs data

    7 days ago - By Reuters

    U.S. stocks pulled back from steeper losses in futures trading to open slightly lower on Friday after a U.S. jobs report that was tepid enough to lower bets for faster future interest rate hikes, but not enough to fan fears of an economic slowdown.
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  • Dow's recovery helps shore up markets around the world

    7 days ago - By Chron

    LONDON - Shares rebounded in Europe and Asia on Friday as worries over U.S.-China trade friction were calmed by conciliatory comments from Beijing. Attention was turning toward upcoming U.S. jobs data.
    KEEPING SCORE: In Europe, stock markets made up around half of Thursday's losses in morning trading. Germany's DAX climbed 0.5 percent to 10,867 while the CAC 40 in France advanced 1.3 percent to 4,841. Britain's FTSE 100 jumped 1.3 percent to 6,790. U.S. stocks were poised for retreat after recovering from lows on Thursday - Dow futures and the broader S&P 500 futures were both 0.5 percent...
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  • Futures sharply pare losses after jobs data

    7 days ago - By Reuters

    U.S. stock index futures pared nearly all losses on Friday after data showed a slowdown in November U.S. jobs growth, which could support expectations of fewer interest rate increases from the Federal Reserve in 2019.
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  • Futures drop ahead of closely watched jobs data

    7 days ago - By Reuters

    U.S. stock futures fell about 0.5 percent on Friday, sitting out a modest recovery in global markets, as investors awaited U.S. payrolls data amid fears that the economy is heading into a rough patch after years of solid growth.
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