Onxy Shares Skyrocket, Cablevision’s Going to Trial: Market Recap

U.S. stocks rose today after a better-than-expected labor report as investors continue to watch political developments in Egypt and Portugal. Weekly jobless claims fell and private-sector companies increased hiring, but growth in the services sector slowed while U.S. deficit grew. That mixed bag of data led to a volatile trading day, which ended early in advance of the Independence Day holiday.

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Gold: +0.74% to $1,252.60 per ounce; Oil: +1.68% to $101.27 per barrel; U.S. 10-Year: +1.30 to 2.501%