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U.S. private employers likely added 64,000 jobs in April, down from a revised 98,000 reading in March, a report by a private employment service said.
Cramer’s breaking out his trusty Shakira Theorem to explain aristocrat stocks – those companies that have increased their dividends every year for the past 25 years. Owning these kinds of stocks is like being born into old money: they keep paying you more every year to do nothing. Investing can be confusing. Luckily, Cramer has mapped out some road rules for all you Home Gamers trying to navigate the jungle that is Wall Street. Think of it as "Mad Money 101" –- some fundamental advice to keep in mind as you play the market. Whether you're a first time investor or a seasoned financier, it's always good to remember the basics.
Automatic Data Processing, the world's biggest payroll processor, reported higher quarterly earnings from continuing operations as employers' payrolls rose.
Paychex said on Wednesday that quarterly earnings rose, as an increasing client base helped the company beat analyst expectations.