As much as U.S. investors have paid attention to goings-on around the world in recent months, when push comes to shove, it's all about what's happening close to home. This morning's much-anticipated jobs report disappointed investors, with the unemployment rate mired at 8.2% and only 80,000 new jobs created in June. As a result, the stock market quickly sold off, and just before 10:45 a.m. EDT, the Dow Jones Industrials
Among Dow stocks, the usual suspects reacted badly to the employment report. Alcoa
Finally, JPMorgan Chase
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