U.S. government bond yields were
higher on Friday after evidence of stronger-than-expected
domestic jobs growth in October outweighed the continued
contraction of the manufacturing sector, under pressure from the
U.S.-China trade war.
U.S. antitrust regulators have
little reason to oppose plans by Google's parent
Alphabet to buy Fitbit, but that does not mean, backed a
bevy of anti-Google lawmakers, U.S. officials won't give the
proposed purchase extra scrutiny.