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  1. US adds 213,000 jobs in June, but wage growth is light

    From CNBC: US adds 213,000 jobs in June, better than expected, but wage growth is light

    -The employment part of the economy continued to power forward in June, adding 213,000 jobs.
    -The unemployment rate, however rose to 4 percent as more people returned to the job market.

    The employment part of the economy continued to power forward in June, adding another 213,000 jobs though the unemployment rate rose to 4 percent, according to a government report Friday.
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  2. Bulls take charge

    Stocks rallied on Thursday and for the first time in a while, they closed going in the same direction as they had opened. The Dow gained 182-points on the day, which sounds great, but the broader indices saw even larger percentage gains.

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