Stocks rose on Thursday, lifting the Dow industrials above 17,000, after the June jobs report.
Job growth accelerated in June, with U.S. companies adding 288,000 to payrolls and indicating that expectations for strong second-half economic growth will be fulfilled.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a slightly higher open on Thursday, ahead of the monthly non-farm payrolls jobs report.
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Asian equity markets turned mixed on Thursday in cautious trade before key U.S. economic data and a European Central Bank meeting.
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U.S. stocks closed mixed on Wednesday as the Dow and S&P 500 pushed into uncharted territory ahead of a government jobs report.
Target's interim CEO said the retailer is now "respectfully requesting" that customers in "open carry" communities not bring firearms into stores.
Private sector job creation surged in June, with companies adding a much larger than expected 281,000 new positions, according to a report from ADP.