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Promising Jobs Data Closes Out Positive First Half of 2021

Promising Jobs Data Closes Out Positive First Half of 2021

MANHATTAN (CN) — The first six months of 2021 could have been better, but investors are hard-pressed to complain too much, netting double-digit percentage gains in all three major U.S. indices. Since January 4, the Dow Jones Industrial Average has gained nearly 14% in value, while the S&P 500 and Nasdaq gained almost 16% and […]

Economic Recovery Accelerates With 850,000 New Jobs

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Economic Recovery Accelerates With 850,000 New Jobs

The gain shows the recovery from the coronavirus pandemic is picking up pace, but the U.S. is still down millions of jobs compared to February 2020. A shopper enters a Dollar Tree store displaying a now-hiring sign in Buffalo Grove, Ill., last week. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh) (CN) — American employers added a robust 850,000 […]

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