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Global shares trade around record highs as investors await US jobs data; oil hits two-year highs

21 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement Global shares and futures traded close to record highs on Wednesday as investor attention shifted towards the release of US non-farm payroll data for May, which is due on Friday. Strong May PMI data across the US and Europe, which was widely adjusted upwards compared to the earlier flash release, further boosted markets.
Dow Jones futures were last flat at 3:43 AM E.T., whilst S&P futures were down 0.06%. Nasdaq futures were trading 0.16% lower, suggesting the tech sector may get off to a slightly weaker start later on.
All eyes are on Friday's release of non-farm...
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