US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Futures up sharply after strong jobs data

viernes 8 de julio de 2016 08:33 GYT

July 8 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks index futures rose sharply on Friday after a report from the U.S. Labor Department showed that the country added 287,000 jobs in June, largely beating analysts' expectations.

Dow e-minis were up 94 points, or 0.53 percent, with 24,716 contracts changing hands. S&P 500 e-minis were up 12.25 points, or 0.59 percent, with 193,242 contracts traded. Nasdaq 100 e-minis were up 20.75 points, or 0.47 percent, on volume of 29,351 contracts. (Reporting by Yashaswini Swamynathan in Bengaluru; Editing by Saumyadeb Chakrabarty)