The better-than-expected employment report is "really great" news for the economy and stock market alike, says CNBC's Jim Cramer.
Stocks rose on Thursday, lifting the Dow industrials above 17,000, after the June jobs report.
Here's a look at the companies that, over the past 87 years, have entered and left the iconic index as their fortunes rose and fell.
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.
The U.S. Labor Department said Thursday that the unemployment rate hit 6.1 percent in June, but does that rate tell the real story?
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a slightly higher open on Thursday, ahead of the monthly non-farm payrolls jobs report.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Five years after the Great Recession ended, most states still haven't regained all the jobs they lost, even though the nation as a whole has.
Goldman Sachs seeks judge to order Google to delete mistakenly sent email.
Crude oil fell amid encouraging signs for supply from Libya and Iraq, with prices headed toward the lowest close in nearly 3 weeks.
U.K. house prices climbed in June to surpass highs reached in 2007, as the average price of a property in London reached $686,190.
As AirAsia gets set to re-enter Japan through a joint venture, CEO Tony Fernandes is optimistic AirAsia Japan will be profitable within a year.
JC Penney appealed a New York state court ruling that found it had interfered with a contract between Macy's and Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia.
Most Americans know relatively little about Belgium, but they know they want the US soccer team to beat the Belgians in the World Cup on Tuesday.
Founder of short-seller Muddy Waters Research, Carson Block, claimed on Tuesday that Chinese economic data lacked credibility.
Yen bears could be in for disappointment this year if former Japanese currency official Eisuke Sakakibara's latest comments are anything to go by.
After years of strife between dockworkers and terminal operators, both sides are taking a more positive tone in talks.
While predicting which stocks will be in the index in 25 years is nearly impossible, history might give some clues.
Singaporean companies went on a record-setting M&A spree in the first half, with deal volume surging to $40 billion, according to Dealogic.
An article about the ousting of Stan O’Neal from Merrill Lynch has become one of an estimated 50,000 expunged from certain Google searches.