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  • News Highlights: Top Global Markets News of the Day

    Stocks Climb as S&P 500, Dow Hit Records. Technology and other growth stocks jumped and government-bond yields climbed back after disappointing jobs data suggested a potential slowdown in the pace of the economic recovery. Employers Added 266,000 Jobs in April as Hiring Slowed.

  • News Highlights: Top Global Markets News of the Day

    Tech Stocks Climb on Waning Rate Worries. Technology and other growth stocks jumped and government-bond yields edged lower after disappointing jobs data suggested a potential slowdown in the pace of the economic recovery. Don't Freak Out About Jobs.

  • News Highlights: Top Global Markets News of the Day

    Tech Stocks Climb on Waning Rate Worries. Technology and other growth stocks jumped and government-bond yields edged lower after disappointing jobs data suggested a potential slowdown in the pace of the economic recovery. Don't Freak Out About Jobs.

  • Tech Stocks Climb on Waning Rate Worries

    A lackluster monthly jobs report sparked a rebound in technology shares and other growth stocks Friday while triggering a decline in government-bond yields. The Nasdaq Composite added 1.3%, outpacing its peers. The S&P 500 ticked up 0.7%, a day after the broad-market index closed near its all-time high.

  • Treasury Yields Dip After Jobs Report

    U.S. government bond yields swung sharply Friday after a disappointing jobs report caught traders off guard but didn't fundamentally change Wall Street's mostly optimistic outlook on the economic recovery. The yield on the benchmark 10- year U.S. Treasury note fell as low as 1.487%, according to Tradeweb, compared with roughly 1.570% just before the report was released and 1.561% Thursday.

  • Tech Stocks Climb Despite Disappointing Jobs Report

    Technology and other growth stocks jumped and government-bond yields declined after disappointing jobs data suggested a potential slowdown in the pace of the economic recovery. The Nasdaq Composite added 1% shortly after the opening bell, outpacing its peers. The S&P 500 ticked up 0.5%, a day after the broad-market index closed near its all-time high.

  • Stocks Open Mixed After Disappointing Jobs Report

    U.S. stocks opened mixed and government-bond yields declined after disappointing jobs data suggested a potential slowdown in the pace of the economic recovery. The S&P 500 ticked up less than 0.1%, a day after the broad-market index closed near its all-time high. The Nasdaq Composite Index advanced 0.5%, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average slipped 0.2%.

  • Stock Futures Cling to Gains After Disappointing Jobs Report

    U.S. stock futures clung to their early gains and government-bond yields declined after disappointing jobs data suggested a potential slowdown in the pace of the economic recovery. Futures tied to the S&P 500 ticked up 0.3%, a day after the broad-market index closed near its all-time high. Nasdaq-100 futures advanced 1.2%, with gains accelerating after the jobs data was released.

  • Stock Futures Cling to Gains After Disappointing Jobs Report

    U.S. stock futures clung to their early gains and government-bond yields declined after disappointing jobs data suggested a potential slowdown in the pace of the economic recovery. Futures tied to the S&P 500 ticked up 0.4%, a day after the broad-market index closed near its all-time high. Nasdaq-100 futures advanced 1.3%, with gains accelerating after the jobs data was released.

  • Derby's Take: Firm Measurements of Fed's Bond Buying Success Prove Elusive

    Federal Reserve officials believe their $120 billion a month in asset buying is a critical part of their efforts to aid the U.S. economy, but when it comes to measuring the effect of the purchases, things turn slightly ephemeral. The Fed has been buying $80 billion in Treasury bonds and $40 billion in mortgage bonds each month since last year and it isn't clear when that will stop. The central bank used the purchases to calm unsettled financial markets at the start of the pandemic.

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