Stocks


Wall St. Slips as Trump Speech Looms; Retail a Drag

U.S. stocks slipped Tuesday afternoon as a disappointing profit outlook from Target dragged down retailers and as investors braced for President Donald Trump’s address to Congress. The Dow was very…

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U.S. Stocks Dip as Banks and Energy Companies Fall

U.S. stocks are declining Friday morning as investors again look for safer places to put their money. Business-technology company Hewlett Packard Enterprises is falling after it announced weak sales. Bond…

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Stocks Slip From Highs as Energy Companies Sink; Dow Gains

U.S. stocks slipped Wednesday after their recent record-setting run. Energy companies stumbled, but basic materials makers rose as investors hoped two large deals will win approval from regulators. While energy…

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U.S. Stocks Start Week at New Highs on Deal Hopes

Stocks are breaking records again on Tuesday as the market resumes its climb after a holiday break. Energy companies are rising with the price of oil. Consumer goods giant Kraft…

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U.S. Stock Indexes Extend Climb Into Record Heights

Wall Street capped a week of milestones Friday with a rally that pushed the major stock indexes to all-time highs for the second day in a row. Small-company stocks did…

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