US stocks flat after strong jobs report
(Close): US stocks have closed little changed after a strong jobs report signalled a healthy labour market.
The report bolstered the case for a US interest rate hike this month.
US employers added 178,000 jobs in November in line with Wall Street forecasts.
The results cemented market expectations that the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates over the next couple of weeks.
On the Nasdaq Starbucks shares slid $1.30, or 2.22%, to $57.21 after the company said Howard Schultz will step down as chief executive in April.
Oil prices have been driven upwards over the last two days since Opec countries agreed production cuts.