Markets Fall On Jobs Report, Dow Down 10 Points

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The April jobs number is out!And markets are reacting.

Dow futures instantly shed 40 points when we learned non-farm payrolls came in at +115k, which missed expectations of +160k.

However, just minutes later, they whipped back to go up 20 points.

And now they’re down about 8 points.

Just prior to the report, U.S. futures were essentially flat. Dow futures were up 1 point.

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