Futures fall in wake of weak payrolls data

April 6, 2015 11:43 AM

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Futures fall in wake of weak payrolls data

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stock index futures fell in low volume on Monday as Wall Street was set to open for the first time since Friday's surprisingly weak jobs data.

* Labor Department data showed U.S. employers last month added the fewest jobs in more than a year. The rise of 126,000 jobs was well below economists' expectations for a gain of 245,000. The data was released on Good Friday, when Wall Street was closed.

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