United States stocks trade higher on solid jobs data
09 July, 2018, 08:44 | Author: Eric Barnett
United States stocks traded on an upbeat note on Friday as investor sentiment was bolstered by encouraging jobs data.
Friday's gains on Wall Street followed two weeks of losses as trade tensions between the world's two largest economies mounted.
US stocks closed broadly higher Thursday as solid gains in technology and health care companies set the market on course to snap a two-week losing streak.
The Standard & Poor's 500 index was up 24.53 points to 2,761.14. The Nasdaq Composite gained 47.98 points, or 0.64 per cent, to 7,550.66 at the opening bell.
The US announced the 25-per cent additional tariff on $34 billion of imports from China took effect on Friday, Immediately after that, China's retaliatory tariffs of equal scale went into force.
Instead, investors were encouraged by a solid pickup in hiring by USA employers last month. Investors have pulled money out of emerging markets and European equities more quickly over the last two months than in 2016, Bank of America Merrill Lynch strategists said on Friday in a weekly note.
That's the case when it comes to Gal Gadot , whose portrayal of Wonder Woman has endeared her to moviegoers of all ages. The actress appeared in the 2016 hit " Wonder Woman " for the DC comics extended universe (DCEU).
The popular online streaming service announced the launch of a new "Netflix Ultra" service in Europe, on Thursday, July 5. During the fourth quarter of 2017, Netflix posted their highest customer growth yet, adding 8.3 million new subscribers.
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The U.S. also increased the number of federal departments that had to approve visa applications, amplifying the red tape. The house where the Franks hid was turned into a museum that is one of Amsterdam's most popular tourist attractions.
Top holdover markets include China ($48.7 million), Mexico ($33.8 million), Australia ($24.6 million), and Brazil ($15.4 million). Universal and Amblin Entertainment's " Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom " scored $27.6 million from 86 worldwide territories.
According to the family's YouCaring page, she spent the first 87 days of her life in the hospital's NICU before being sent home. The illness left her unable to stand on her own for more than a few seconds and required her to use a walker. "No, I'm OK.
Rohits century helps India clinch series against England
Despite Bristol being a small crowd he should have automatically played given his exceptional performance in the opening match. Ben Stokes was introduced in the seventh over and he made an immediate impact by conceding just two runs from that over.
Australia vs Pakistan, Tri-series Final
Pakistan romped to a six-wicket win over Australia with opener Fakhar Zaman hitting 91 as the men in green chased down 184. The hosts Zimbabwe were eliminated as they were not able to win a single game in the three-nation series.
Lewis Hamilton hit by Kimi Raikkonen at the start
This time his team, who had messed up the strategy so badly just seven days before in Austria, got it right. Vettel is still in the championship lead, but it's still within touching distance for Hamilton.
ZTE taps in-house executive as new CEO
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Brazilian Paulinho returns to China's Guangzhou
Paulinho resurrected his career in China after a tough time in England, earning him a move to the Catalan giants last season. FC Barcelona midfielder Paulinho has rejoined Chinese Super League outfit Guangzhou Evergrande on loan.
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