The Globe and Mail

Go to the Globe and Mail homepage

Jump to main navigationJump to main content


Inside the Market

Before the bell: Stock futures jump on jobs data

The Before the Bell report is constantly updated to reflect the latest news developments and market moves in the premarket. Check back later for updates.

U.S. and Canadian stock futures jolted higher as the U.S. reported stronger-than-expected job growth in February. Dow and S&P 500 futures are both up by about half a percent, while safe-haven gold turned south on the numbers and is trading down about 1 per cent.