World stocks gain ahead of new Fed chief comments
POSTED: Tuesday, February 11, 2014 - 7:00am
UPDATED: Tuesday, February 11, 2014 - 7:14am
U.S. economy added 113,000 jobs in January, far below the 170,000 analysts were expecting
BEIJING — The Houston Chronicle is reporting; Global stocks were mostly higher Monday as investors looked ahead to Janet Yellen's first comments before Congress as the new Federal Reserve chairwoman.
Oil edged down but stayed close to $100 on optimism the American economy might be improving despite mixed U.S. jobs data on Friday.