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Stock Futures Climb Ahead of July Jobs Report

Stock futures moved slightly higher on Friday morning ahead of the release of the July jobs report.

S&P 500 futures were up 0.2%, Dow Jones Industrial Average futures added 0.15%, and Nasdaq futures climbed 0.17%.

Economists estimate that 185,000 jobs were added to the economy in July, according to Econoday. In June, 287,000 jobs were added in a blockbuster month. The unemployment rate is expected to fall to 4.8% from 4.9%.

The release likely won't seal the deal for a Federal Reserve rate...