According to the last non-farm payroll, 151,000 jobs were added - market estimated 189,000 jobs. Despite this slightly disappointing number, the NFP also showed that the rate of unemployment edged down to a new low - 4.9%.
DUBAI Saudi Arabia's oil minister Ali al-Naimi discussed cooperation between OPEC members and other oil producers to stabilize the global oil market with his Venezuelan counterpart on Sunday, state news agency SPA reported.
NEW YORK - Published reports are saying that Ford plans to build a new auto plant in Mexico, with plans to rev up production there.
Wal-Mart Stores logo Shares of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) have received an average rating of “Hold” from the thirty-one ratings firms that are covering the stock, MarketBeat reports.
The willingness of U.S. stock investors to abide price-earnings ratios stretching into three and four digits came under pressure Friday as the Nasdaq Composite Index fell to its lowest since October 2014.