Asia stocks drift after weak US employment report

April 6, 2015 3:43 AM

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Asian stocks drifted Monday, with many markets closed for holidays, after a surprisingly weak U.S. employment report.

U.S. JOBS: Employers added just 126,000 new jobs in March, the smallest gain since December 2013. That ended 12 straight months of gains above 200,000. Even so, the unemployment rate remained at 5.5 percent. For markets it was mixed news. It suggests the Federal Reserve won't raise interest rates mi...

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