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Stock Market News: Dow Gains Ahead of February Jobs Report

The stock market news today features Dow futures projecting a 79-point gain in premarket hours as investors eye the February jobs report.

Markets are largely ignoring the recent slump in oil prices and focusing more on economic data that could influence an interest rate hike as soon as next week.

Here's a look at today's most important market events and stocks, plus a look at today's economic calendar...