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U.S. stock index futures were mixed in choppy trading on Thursday, after the U.S. economy created fewer jobs than expected in July.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
The economy may have added as many as 200,000 jobs in July amid the backdrop of a pickup in manufacturing activity and fewer layoffs.
Stocks soared to set fresh closing highs on the first day of August, propelling the S&P 500 above the 1,700 mark for the first time, as Wall Street cheered a round of upbeat economic data.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Thursday:
LinkedIn beat on earnings for a 9th straight quarter, helped by member growth. Its outlook, however, fell short. Shares rose after-hours.
LinkedIn shares are up more than 4 percent today, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.
Shares of LinkedIn might be expensive at its current level, Bob Peck of SunTrust Robinson says.
U.S. stock index futures held their sharp gains Thursday, as Wall Street cheered upbeat economic data from China and Europe and a better-than-expected jobless claims report.
Traders are looking past ISM manufacturing data and weekly jobless claims, to the July nonfarm payrolls because it will be key in the Fed's decision making process.
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After Comcast's better-than-expected results, reports from Time Warner Cable and DirecTV will be in focus on Thursday.
LinkedIn has beat analysts' earnings and revenue estimates for eight quarters, but that record has only increased the pressure to deliver big results.
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If you're looking for a slow summer day, you won't find it this week.
It's the last heavy week of earnings, with five Dow components and 135 of the S&P 500 companies expected to report next week. From the oil giants to content companies, what to watch.
“This market loves to change its stripes,” noted Cramer. And they’re changing right now.
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Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Wednesday: