Posts Tagged ‘Jobs Report’

Non-Farms Payroll Report: Market Happenings For Friday, May 03, 2013

Dow stocks at 52 week highs include Walt Disney (DIS) and Microsoft (MSFT). There are no Dow stock 52 week lows. The Market Wednesday the Dow closed up +130.63 (+0.89%) at 14,831.58. This morning the Dow is indicated to open up +117 points. The April Jobs report is up 165,00 with unemployment at 7.5% Employment [...]

Another Lackluster Jobs Report

Premarket, futures are down on a weak jobs report. Gainers this morning include JDSU, CCL, SWN, NFLX and BBBY while losers include PNC, WMB, FFIV, CTXS and WY. We will get to here what President Obama thinks about the jobs report as he speaks today at about 10:40 am ET. The Market The Labor Department [...]

Market Happenings for Friday, January 06, 2012

Pre-market, futures are up following a stronger-than-expected jobs report. The U.S. economy added 200,000 jobs in December. Economist had expected a gain of 150,000 jobs. The unemployment rate also dropped to 8.5%. Gainers this morning include BSX, WDC, COG, CLF and SNDK while losers include AA, GILD, FDO, KSS and DD. Light crude is up [...]