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This July 22, 2020 photo provided by the New York Stock Exchange shows the trading floor in New York. (NYSE Photo by Colin Ziemer via AP)
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August 18, 2020 - 5:01 pm
S&P 500 closes at a record, erasing last of pandemic losses
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Jeff Katz
November 08, 2019 - 2:38 pm
Because of the media's obvious disdain for President Trump, it's no surprise come of the network news reports skipped right over the stock markets hitting yet another milestone on Thursday. Following reports of a new trade deal with China that would bring down tariffs, the Dow Jones climbed 180...
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Jeff Katz
November 05, 2019 - 10:29 am
Doubt you'll see this front and center on CNN. The Dow Jones Industrial average reached a new record high level on Monday, rising 114.75 points to 27,462.11, which brings it up a total of 18% this year and to its first all-time high since July, per CNBC. The Dow joins the S&P 500 and Nasdaq,...
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September 03, 2019 - 2:28 pm
By ALEX VEIGA AP Business Writer Technology companies drove a broad slide in U.S. stocks Tuesday as disappointing economic data and the latest escalation in the trade war between the U.S. and China put investors in a selling mood. The Dow Jones Industrial Average slumped more than 350 points as the...
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September 03, 2019 - 1:10 pm
By BANI SAPRA AP Business Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. factory activity shrank in August for the first time since August 2016, a sign that the trade war with China is weighing down a crucial sector of the economy. The Institute for Supply Management, an association of purchasing managers, said...
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Gary Hess
August 20, 2019 - 2:36 pm
By ALEX VEIGA AP Business Writer Stocks edged lower in midday trading Tuesday, weighed down by a mixed batch of company earnings and another decline in bond yields. Financial sector stocks accounted for much of the selling as investors reacted to the decline in yields. The 10-year Treasury note...
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August 05, 2019 - 2:18 pm
By STAN CHOE and DAMIAN J. TROISE AP Business Writers NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks tanked again Monday on worries about how much President Donald Trump's worsening trade war will damage the economy, and the S&P 500 was headed for its worst drop since late last year, when the market was wrapped in the...
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July 08, 2019 - 1:41 pm
By ALEX VEIGA AP Business Writer Stocks fell in afternoon trading Monday amid growing speculation on Wall Street that unexpectedly strong U.S. employment data may keep the Federal Reserve from aggressively cutting interest rates. The market rallied through much of June after the central bank...
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July 05, 2019 - 11:39 am
By JOSH BOAK AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. employers sharply stepped up their hiring in June, adding a robust 224,000 jobs, an indication of the economy's durability after more than a decade of expansion. The strength of the jobs report the government issued Friday could complicate a...
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December 04, 2018 - 2:26 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — A lack of clarity around a U.S.-China trade truce, announced over the weekend by the Trump administration, is contributing to a sharp fall in the stock market. The Dow Jones industrial average plummeted 586 points in early afternoon trading, a drop of 2.3 percent. Other market...
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