Dow Jones Today: Markets Slip on Jobless Rate, Ukrainian TensionsBy Garrett Baldwin, Economist, Money Morning - May 2, 2014Start the conversationLeave a Reply Click here to cancel reply.Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Name * Email * Website four × four = Comment Some HTML is OK Sign me up for the Money Morning newsletter Dow Jones Today: The markets slid on Friday despite the fact that the unemployment rate slipped to a five-year low. The jobless rate fell to 6.3%, beating expectations of 6.6%. In April, the U.S. economy created 288,000 jobs, but the labor participation rate slipped to 62.8% from 63.2%. The Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 46.04 points to finish at 16,512.83. The S&P 500 slid 2.56 points to close at 1,881.12, while the Nasdaq was down 3.55 points to finish at 4,123.90.Here’s your recap of today’s major market events.