Stocks soar as Powell, jobs reinvigorate bulls

REVERSING COURSE from Thursday, stocks jumped Friday following employment figures and reassuring remarks from the Federal Reserve. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/JOHN TAGGART
REVERSING COURSE from Thursday, stocks jumped Friday following employment figures and reassuring remarks from the Federal Reserve. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/JOHN TAGGART
NEW YORK - A risk-on tone spread across financial markets after investors got good news on the economy, interest rates and trade tensions. Stocks surged, the dollar weakened and Treasuries tumbled with gold. The S&P 500 rallied 3.3 percent, the Dow Jones Industrial Average roared higher by more than 700 points and the Nasdaq 100’s…

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