05/03/14 Market Movements

The FTSE closed down 48.3 points (0.71%) at 6,775.42 as investors digested weaker than estimated data on US payroll & services.

The data released indicated that service industries in the U.S. expanded last month at the slowest pace in four years, reflecting a slowdown in hiring that shows the biggest part of the US economy is still struggling.

 

Stock movements
CAT stock is currently down 0.93% at $96.03