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  1. January Jobs Report

    The January jobs report was released Friday before the bell with the economy adding 304,000 jobs, beating the estimates of 170,000. The unemployment rate moved up to 4.0%.

  2. What a January!

    Stocks rallied strongly again Thursday, on back of Facebook which rallied about 11% on the day. The S&P 500 and Nasdaq benefited from that boost and small caps were up in sympathy, but Facebook is not part of the Dow, which is why it was actually down on the day (-15-points). The weakness in the financials, DuPont, and Microsoft were the major drags on the Dow. The Transportation Index was down also.

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