Stock Market Today: Dow Falls as Ukraine Overshadows Strong Jobs Report

Stocks were slumping Friday, as worries over Russia’s invasion of Ukraine offset a strong US payrolls report.

In afternoon trading, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 303 points, or 0.9%, while the S&P 500 declined 1.1%, and the Nasdaq Composite dropped 1.6%.

The US economy added 678,000 jobs in February, well above the 440,000 …

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