Futures slightly lower before jobs data By Reuters


© Reuters. Traders work on the floor at the NYSE in New York (Reuters) – U.S. stock index futures added to losses slightly on Friday after data showed a stronger-than-expected job growth in June, but moderate wage gains could still encourage the Federal Reserve to cut interest rates this month.Read More →

Disappointing jobs report gives lift to junk bonds


The U.S. market for high-yield corporate bonds followed stocks higher on Friday after a disappointing jobs report bolstered hopes that more economic stimulus could be on the way. The number of new jobs created in May reached only 75,000, well below expectations for a gain of 185,000 predicted by economists.Read More →