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Bad news is good news again

September jobs report turns out to be just bad enough to keep Fed rate-hike plans on hold
Monday, October 5, 2015 - 05:50

US stocks rose last week as traders celebrated a bleak jobs report, betting it would put the Federal Reserve's rate-hike plans on ice.

This week could see stocks adding to gains as long as there are no nasty surprises from earnings reports, and no pleasant surprises from economic data.