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02Oct2015 Pre-Market Commentary: NFP Came In Lower, Stock Futures Indexes Fall Over One Percent, Oil Dropping, U.S. Dollar Falling And Gold Rising

Written by Gary

U.S. stock futures rose ahead of the closely watched jobs report and fell a over one percentage point when NFP came out at 142K Vs. the 201K expected. This was a pretty bad report all around, nothing to like here. The U.S. dollar fell over 10 cents, gold rose 25 dollars and Dr. Copper also fell.

Markets are expected to open lower and investors may experience extreme volatility today.

Here is the current market situation from CNN Money

European markets are broadly higher today with shares in France leading the region. The CAC 40 is up 1.83% while London's FTSE 100 is up 0.87% and Germany's DAX is up 0.24%.

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