Comments for: Strong US jobs report sparks rally in stocks, dollar

Posted Dec. 07, 2012, at 9:24 a.m.

U.S. stock futures turned higher while the dollar and oil prices jumped on Friday after a surprisingly strong American jobs report for November pointed to gathering momentum in the economy, reducing the need for more monetary stimulus. U.S. nonfarm employment increased by 146,000 jobs last month, and the unemployment rate …

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