5 Things You Must Know Before the Market Opens Friday

5 Things You Must Know Before the Market Opens Friday: The Trade War is on and its Jobs Friday. Buckle up folks.
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Here are the 5 things you need to know before the market opens on Friday:

1. -- Trade War Goes Next Level

U.S. stock futures pointed lower on Friday, July 6, and global stocks booked modest gains after China and the United States slapped tariffs of $34 billion on one another in the opening round of what officials in Beijing called "the largest-scale trade war in economic history."

2. -- The June Jobs Report

The official U.S. jobs report for June at 8:30 a.m. ET. Economists surveyed by FactSet expect the U.S. to have added 195,000 in June, down from 223,000 in May. The unemployment rate is forecast to remain steady at 3.8%. Average hourly earnings are forecast to rise 0.3% month over month.

3. -- Amazon to Publish a Holiday Toy Catalog

Amazon.com Inc. (AMZN) - Get Report plans to publish a holiday toy catalog following the demise of Toys "R" Us Inc., Bloomberg reported, citing people with knowledge of online retailer's strategy.

4. -- Samsung's Profit Growth Slows

Samsung Electronics Co. (SSNLF)  forecast its slowest profit growth in a least a year on Friday as global smartphone demand slows and competition from low-cost rivals intensifies, suggesting the Apple Inc. (AAPL) - Get Report rival may miss full-year sales targets.

5. -- MoviePass Launches 'Peak Pricing'

MoviePass, a subsidiary of Helios and Matheson Analytics Inc. (HMNY)  ,rolled out "peak pricing" on Thursday, July 5.  Under the new policy, users will be charged extra if they plan on seeing a popular movie during a sought-after time slot.