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Stocks Slightly Lower as Weak GDP Data Weighs

U.S. stocks were slightly lower in trading early Friday afternoon, after data showed that the economy grew at its weakest pace in three years in the first quarter. Gross domestic…

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U.S. Stock Indexes Flitter in Mixed Day for Markets

U.S. stock indexes flittered up and down Thursday, as a slump in energy stocks partly offset advances made by Under Armour, PayPal and other companies reporting stronger-than-expected profits. It’s the…

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Stocks Flirt With Record Highs; Tax Plan in Focus

U.S. stocks hovered near record levels on Wednesday ahead of a highly anticipated tax plan, while a flood of quarterly earnings reports kept investors busy. President Donald Trump is proposing…

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Nasdaq Tops 6,000, Dow Surges as Earnings Impress

The Nasdaq crossed the 6,000 threshold for the first time on Tuesday, while the Dow registered triple-digit gains as strong earnings underscored the health of Corporate America. The tech-heavy Nasdaq…

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Nasdaq Breaches 6,000 Mark for First Time Ever

The Nasdaq breached the 6,000 mark for the first time ever on Tuesday, spurred by a raft of strong corporate earnings and President Donald Trump’s promise of a major tax…

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Investors Applaud French Vote With Stock Rally

Vive le rally. U.S. stocks joined a worldwide surge higher Monday after the first round of France’s presidential election raised expectations that the European Union will hold together. A candidate…

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Stocks Soar Globally After French Election

U.S. stocks joined a worldwide rally Monday after the first round of France’s presidential election raised expectations that the European Union will hold together. A candidate seen as pro-business won…

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Stocks Rally Again as Banks and Industrial Companies Rise

U.S. stocks climbed Thursday as industrial companies, banks, technology and materials firms and energy companies all rallied. A strong day of corporate results left investors feeling better about the economy.…

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Stocks Rally Again as Banks and Industrial Companies Rise

U.S. stocks are climbing Thursday as transportation companies jump following solid earnings from railroad operator CSX, while paint and coatings maker Sherwin-Williams sends companies that make and sell basic materials…

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Financial and Energy Stocks Lead Wall St Gains

U.S. stocks rose on Thursday, led by energy companies and a rebound in financials, but gains were kept in check by cautious trading ahead of the Trump-Xi meeting and on…

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