Jul 8, 2016
Wall Street at Close Report, by CNBC on July 8, 2016: Dow closes Up Triple Digits as Stocks Soar on Jobs Beat
U.S. stocks closed more than 1 percent higher Friday, more than recovering their post-Brexit losses, after a surprisingly large beat on the June jobs report headline figure.
European Markets at Close Report, by CNBC on July 8, 2016: Europe End 1.7% Up After US Adds 287,000 Jobs in June
Arjun Kharpal, Alexandra Gibbs, Holly Ellyatt
European stocks soared to close sharply higher on Friday, after investors cheered on the news that the U.S. had created 287,000 jobs during the month of June.
U.S. Stock Market Future Indications Update, by MarketWatch - July 8, 2016: U.S. Extend Gains After Stellar Jobs Report
Anora Mahmudova, Sara Sjolin
U.S. stock futures extended gains on Friday and pointed to a positive day on Wall Street after surprisingly strong jobs report, showing 287,000 jobs created in June.
BLS News Release - July 8,2016: Payroll Employment Increases by 287,000 in June; Unemployment Rate Rises to 4.9%
Total nonfarm payroll employment increased by 287,000 in June, and the unemployment rate rose to 4.9 percent. Job growth occurred in leisure and hospitality, health care and social assistance, financial activities, and information.
NYT | First Draft on Politics - July 8, 2016: Trump and Clinton Visit Swing States as Police Shootings Hang Over Trail, by Maggie Haberman
James Regan Stephen Kirkland
European stocks rose for a second day while the dollar weakened against most of its major peers before a U.S. jobs report that may set the tone for Federal Reserve monetary policy.
DealBook Today's Top Headlines - July 8, 2016: Growing Unease as British Mutual Funds Block the Exit Doors | Deutsche Bank Pulls Back from Coal Deals | Deal-Scouting Firm Scores Again With Danone Bid
U.S. Stock Market Future Indications, by MarketWatch - July 8, 2016: U.S. Stock Futures Waver as Cautious Creeps Ahead of Jobs Report
U.S. stock futures struggled for direction on Friday, with investors striking a cautiously optimistic tone ahead of the top-tier jobs data for June, hoped to show a rebound from May’s lackluster report.
Asian Markets at Close Report, by MarketWatch on July 8, 2016: Shanghai, Nikkei End Lower as Investors Eye U.S. Jobs Report
Asia’s stock markets were broadly lower on Friday, dragged down by unease over lower oil prices and an imminent U.S. jobs report.
The Guardian | World | Australia | Australian Elections 2016 - July 8, 2016 (01:45 BST): Australian Election Count: Everything That Could Possibly Happen Now, by Ben Raue