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U.S. stock futures rose on Monday, July 9, and shares in Asia and Europe booked solid gains as investor sentiment improved after the U.S. jobs report showed solid growth with little underlying inflation pressures in the world's biggest economy. The 213,000 jobs added to U.S.payrolls in June and slower-than-expected annual wage growth of 2.7% could set the table for a strong summer performance for U.S. markets as investors trim bets on faster rate hikes from the Federal Reserve and prep for what could be another robust corporate earnings season. Both the economic calendar in the U.S. and earnings calendar on Monday are light.