Dow, S&P little changed as job growth slows in May
Jun 03, 2017, 02:13
USA stocks opened with slight gains on Friday, with major indexes eking out intraday records despite the May payrolls report, which came in below expectations. The index had hit a record high of 21176.30.The S&P 500.SPX was flat at 2,430.12, slightly easing from an all-time high of 2433.37.The Nasdaq Composite.IXIC was up 13.26 points, or 0.21 percent, at 6,260.09.
The Dow rose 7.1 points, or 0.03 percent, to 21,151.28. The unemployment rate also fell from 4.4 percent to 4.3 percent.
Stocks futures gave back some gains after the data were released.
Queensland police killer shot dead after 21-hour siege
On Monday, Queensland Police Commissioner Ian Stewart said he wanted to resolve the siege "as peacefully as humanly possible". That stand-off is continuing this morning, with officers in contact with Maddison, who is in a shipping container.
Aubameyang scores as Dortmund win German Cup
Police made an appeal to Dortmund fans not to celebrate with more pyrotechnics after some were lit behind the west-end goal . Tuchel said Dortmund would not have won the title if there wasn't a good bond between him and the players.
Asian markets ended the day with gains.
The yield on the 10-year Treasury note held steady at 2.21 percent.
Energy stocks in the S&P 500 rose 0.7%, though they are down 1.1% so far this week.
Gold prices rose in the wake of the jobs data (http://www.marketwatch.com/story/gold-lower-headed-for-weekly-drop-on-forecasts-for-strong-jobs-tally-2017-06-02). That hunger to buy means the S&P 500 has gained within just months what Duessel thought may take a year or so to achieve, given continued economic growth and few signs of a looming recession.
Brent oil tumbled below $50, heading for a second straight week of losses, on worries that President Donald Trump's decision to abandon a climate pact could spark more crude drilling in the United States, worsening a global glut. Meanwhile, the dollar weakened against other major currencies, with the ICE U.S. Dollar index down 0.4% at 96.851.
Shares of Lululemon Athletica Inc.(LULU) shot up 15% in premarket action after the apparel-maker posted first-quarter results that beat expectations (http://www.marketwatch.com/story/lululemon-shares-rally-10-after-company-earnings-ivivva-restructuring-plans-2017-06-01) and announced a shake-up of its Ivivva brand, late Thursday.
Sam Allardyce's shock departure as Palace boss on Tuesday inevitably led to Coleman being linked once again with his former club. Wales boss Chris Coleman says that he is not interested in being named as the next manager of Crystal Palace .
In it the US had agreed to reduce its emissions by 26 percent by 2025 when compared to levels in 2005 - about 1.6 billion tons. The executive order also rescinded a number of executive actions aimed at reining in climate change or mitigating its effects.
Dixon said he couldn't have avoided Howard's vehicle . "I thought it was over at that point", Truex told his crew over the radio. Keselowski smashed into the back of Elliott and ultimately sent both cars to the garage and drivers to the infield care center.
UP Home Secretary Mani Parsad Mishra said clashes had been reported off and on in Saharanpur over the past few years. But anger and hatred will not convert into jobs or solutions", Rahul said in a tweet.
I do not know for sure, but there is a lot of attention on this moment. "Honestly, I did not see the situation". The Gunners were eliminated from the UEFA Champions League for the seventh consecutive season in the last 16.
On Memorial Day, Americans honor our war dead. "Most people are cooking hot dogs and hamburgers on the grill tomorrow". It's "the only major national memorial honoring all women who have defended America throughout history ".
Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana told reporters that Hapilon has received funds from the Islamic State group. Thousands of civilians have streamed out of Marawi but more than 2,000 are still trapped inside the city.
He said the neighbors refused to leave and, as a result, were told by IS that "what happens to you is on you". Enemy fighters warned people in the building next door to leave the area the night before the explosion.
The PukGuksong-2 intermediate-range ballistic missile was sacked into waters off the east coast of North Korea on Sunday (May 21). China and Russian Federation , both permanent members of the council, are seen to hold the key to the progress of the discussion.
Thats how I kind of, like, look at it. "I'm not going to elaborate on the coaches' decision". "I think he's a little hesitant". Having two Stanley Cup-winning goalies doesn't make the decision any easier on whom to start.
Putin Says A Child Could Fake Hacking Evidence
Putin also said that India was facing a serious problem on account of terrorism and it was not an "imaginary thing". Macron said discussion with Russian Federation region is vital in tackling a number of worldwide disputes.
Net neutrality may have lost Netflix as an ally
That said , it's not like Netflix only finds super safe shows. "Mostly, it's how many people watch". He stated that Netflix has to be the specialty play, since they can not "Out-Amazon, Amazon ".
Trump to announce decision on Paris climate pact Thursday
So withdrawal from the agreement would appear to be consistent with Trump's avid support of domestic fossil fuel production. On Wednesday, global figures began reiterating their own commitment to the Paris deal as Trump prepared to withdraw .
The most misspelled word in each state
Using video from her performance, NEWS CENTER wants to give you a chance to match your own spelling skills against Naomi. When asked to spell "hospitality", Propper requested the word's definition from pronouncer Jacques Bailly.
Mostly sunny and warm for Friday
The weather service says high pressure will build in for Saturday and it should be a great start to the holiday weekend. Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 9 p.m.
LG X Venture is a rugged phone that won't hurt your wallet
The X Venture has physical buttons, so it can be more easily used with gloves, and a non-slip back texture reminiscent of the V10. LG today introduced an exciting new mid-range Android smartphone that joins its X line, dubbed the X Venture .
Softbank-Saudi high-tech fund raises US$93 billion
The Public Investment Fund signalled an interest in the technology sector in 2016 by investing $3.5bn in Uber. SoftBank says it will put up about 25 billion dollars for the Vision Fund over the next five years.
Irish PM Kenny steps down as party leader
Donegal Junior Minister Jo McHugh has declared he will be supporting Leo Varadkar in the race for leadership of Fine Gael. A number of politicians, including the departing Finance Minister Micheal Noonan, have not yet said who they will back.
Swedish prosecutors drop Julian Assange rape investigation
However, Assange is still not a free man, since he can be prosecuted anytime till 2020 if he chooses to return to Sweden. He claimed they were made up as part of a plot to see him extradited to the U.S. over his involvement with WikiLeaks.