U.S. Stocks Drop As Weak Jobs Report Weighs

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U.S. stocks fell in the early going Monday, in a tough return for Wall Street from a long holiday weekend. Friday's disappointing jobs report, which came out while the market was closed for Good Friday, has helped spur concerns about the upcoming first-quarter earnings season. The S&P 500 was last down 9 points, or 0.4%, to 2,058, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped 96 points, or 0.5%, to 17,671. Read the full story here.

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