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Asian Shares Mixed, Oil Down, Amid Syria Fallout

Asian share markets were mixed and oil prices fell on Monday as relief that U.S.-led strikes on Syria looked unlikely to escalate was tempered by concerns at Russia’s potential reaction…

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Stocks Dip, Oil Gains; U.S. Bank Shares Fall

Oil prices extended recent gains and a gauge of global stocks eased on Friday as concern over a broader conflict in Syria left investors nervous, while U.S. bank shares led…

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Stocks Jump as Technology, Industrials and Banks Rally

U.S. stocks are climbing Thursday as technology companies, banks and industrial companies rally. Companies including Delta Air Lines and BlackRock are rising after they reported strong results in the first…

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Stocks Pare Gains on U.S.-China Trade Tensions, Syria

Asian stocks rose modestly on Wednesday but pared early gains as caution again crept into markets over strained U.S.-China trade ties and escalating tensions in Syria. Spreadbetters expected European stocks…

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Tech Selloff Drags Down Wall St.

The Nasdaq Composite was on track for its biggest two-day loss since September, as a bout of profit-taking in the richly-valued technology stocks took a toll on Wall Street. Strong…

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