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These Dow stocks are the ones to own after that blowout jobs report, history shows

History shows that industrial stocks like United Technologies rally after large beats on the headline jobs figure.

The nonfarm payrolls report Friday showed the addition of 222,000 jobs to the U.S. economy in June, topping the consensus estimate of 179,000 from economists polled by Reuters. That's a beat of 43,000 jobs.

Five trading days after the monthly jobs figure has beat by a similar amount, the best performers in the Dow Jones industrial average are United Technologies, 3M and Boeing, according to historical analysis using Kensho, a quantitative analytics tool used by hedge funds.

Each of the three stocks rose roughly half a percent or more on average, while the S&P 500 declined slightly over the next week. The Kensho study looked at 25 similar jobs...


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