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Futures slump following jobs data disappointment in short session NEW YORK: US stock index futures fell sharply on Friday after a weaker-than-expected March employment report, in thin trading that nonetheless suggests a weak open for stocks on Monday. The jobs report, showing the economy's weakest job growth in more than a year, follows a string of underwhelming reports on the health of the US economy that suggests softening in growth after a strong finish to 2014. "With regards to the economy, a poor jobs report, while a surprise relative to consensus, is not a surprise given the weak economic data prints we've seen of late," said Dan Greenhaus, chief strategist at BTIG in New York, in a note.The reaction indicates a lower open for the market when it resumes trading Monday, as regular US stock markets are closed for Good Friday. Futures trading was open for an abbreviated 45-minute session following the release of the US employment figures, and ...

Wall St Week Ahead-Stock markets hope earnings offset weak economic data NEW YORK: Market focus will shift from macro to micro next week, and investors betting on gains in stocks will hope coming earnings reports will be somewhat stronger than recent disappointing economic figures. Earnings expectations have been falling sharply in the past weeks, with the most recent estimate showing a 2.8 percent decline in earnings growth, squeezed by dwindling expectations for the energy sector.The concern about economic growth will increase following Friday's weaker-than-expected data on ...
Shares rise on optimism before US jobs data; oil tumbles NEW YORK: US stocks snapped back on Thursday after two sessions of losses, as a fall in jobless claims boosted optimism ahead of a key payrolls report, while oil tumbled on fears of worsening oversupply if sanctions over Iran's nuclear program are dropped.Data showing an unexpected fall in the number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits boosted sentiment before the US Labor Department's nonfarm payrolls report for March, which will be released on ...
Shares rise on optimism before US jobs data; oil falls NEW YORK: US stocks snapped back on Thursday after two sessions of losses, as a fall in jobless claims increased optimism ahead of a key payrolls report, while oil tumbled on fears of worsening oversupply if sanctions over Iran's nuclear program are dropped.Data showing an unexpected fall in the number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits boosted sentiment before the US Labor Department's nonfarm payrolls report for March, which will be released on ...
TSX rises as US data, energy shares offer support TORONTO: Canada's main stock index rose on Thursday as shares of energy producers held on to gains despite falling oil prices, while most other major sectors were lifted by positive US economic data. Oil prices dropped as Iran and world powers reached a preliminary pact on Tehran's nuclear program.The agreement may eventually lead to higher Iranian oil exports. Data showed that the number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits dropped last week, indicating ...
Wall St up ahead of holiday; data lifts payroll hopes NEW YORK: US stocks rose in a broad advance on Thursday as a reading on the labor market came in better than expected, raising hopes that Friday's payroll report would show similar strength.Jobless claims unexpectedly fell in the latest week, suggesting the labor market continues to expand at a solid clip even as economic growth has stalled. The report follows lower-than-expected readings on private sector employment and manufacturing on Wednesday.Investors were looking ahead to the ...
Shares rise on optimism ahead of US jobs report, oil slumps NEW YORK: US stocks snapped two straight sessions of losses on Thursday after a better-than-expected reading on the labor market boosted optimism ahead of a key U.S. jobs report, while oil prices tumbled on fears of worsening oversupply.Data showing an unexpected fall in the number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits boosted sentiment before the U.S. Labor Department's non-farm payrolls report for March, which will be released on the Good Friday holiday.U.S. and ...

 



 
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