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Facebook Inc. rose as much as 4.1% following an announcement that it will join the benchmark Standard & Poor’s 500 Index next week, cementing the social-networking company’s recovery from the turbulence that surrounded its initial public offering last year.
Tomorrow morning markets will react to the release of the November unemployment number. This release will be watched very closely as market participants look for clues for when the Fed might taper its $85 billion a month bond buying program.
The yen strengthened from almost a six-month low against the dollar as a decline in global equities spurred demand for the currency as a haven amid speculation its recent drop has been too rapid.