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A board above the trading floor of the New York Stock Exchange shows the Dow Jones industrial average closing number above 21,000, Wednesday, March 1, 2017. Banks and other financial companies led U.S. stocks sharply higher, pushing the Dow Jones industrial average to close above 21,000 points for the first time. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
March 02, 2017 - 3:32 am
TOKYO (AP) — Shares were mostly lower in early European trading on Thursday as the momentum from the latest Wall Street rally faded. Investors had bet big on U.S. stocks overnight, pushing the major indexes to record highs. KEEPING SCORE: Germany's DAX slipped 0.2 percent to 12,051.01 and the CAC...
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A board above the trading floor of the New York Stock Exchange shows the Dow Jones industrial average closing number above 21,000, Wednesday, March 1, 2017. Banks and other financial companies led U.S. stocks sharply higher, pushing the Dow Jones industrial average to close above 21,000 points for the first time. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
March 02, 2017 - 12:02 am
TOKYO (AP) — Shares rose in Asia on Thursday after investors bet big on U.S. stocks overnight, pushing the major indexes to record highs. Tokyo shares were buoyed by the dollar's gain against the Japanese yen. KEEPING SCORE: Tokyo's Nikkei 225 stock index advanced 0.9 percent to 19,115.54 and the...
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FILE - This Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014, file photo shows the Wall Street entrance of the New York Stock Exchange. Global stocks fell Friday, Feb. 24, 2017, amid worries about the potential impact of U.S. trade policies and as investors became more cautious about the market's recent rally. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
February 24, 2017 - 3:53 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A late push helped U.S. stocks finish higher Friday after indexes spent most of the day lower. There was far more selling than buying on Wall Street overall, but the Dow Jones industrial average managed to extend its winning streak to an 11th day. Energy companies and banks...
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A man walks past an electronic stock indicator of a securities firm in Tokyo, Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017. Asian stock markets were mixed with subdued movements on Wednesday, getting little push from the Wall Street's record high overnight, as investors awaited the Fed's latest meeting minutes due later in the day for clues about the U.S. central bank's views on interest rates. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi)
February 22, 2017 - 4:19 am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Global stock markets were mostly higher in subdued trading on Wednesday as investors awaited the Fed's latest meeting minutes, hoping for clues to the U.S. central bank's views on interest rates. KEEPING SCORE: European markets started higher with Britain's FTSE 100 up 0.3...
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FILE - In this Oct. 2, 2014, file photo, Wall Street is etched in the facade of a building in New York's Financial District. Stocks are opening higher on Wall Street, Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017, as investors return from the holiday weekend in a buying mood. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
February 22, 2017 - 12:59 am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stock markets were mixed with subdued movements on Wednesday, getting little push from Wall Street's record high overnight, as investors awaited the Fed's latest meeting minutes due later in the day for clues about the U.S. central bank's views on interest rates...
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FILE - In this Oct. 2, 2014, file photo, Wall Street is etched in the facade of a building in New York's Financial District. Stocks are opening higher on Wall Street, Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017, as investors return from the holiday weekend in a buying mood. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
February 21, 2017 - 9:22 pm
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stock markets were mixed with subdued movements on Wednesday, getting little push from the Wall Street's record high overnight, as investors awaited the Fed's latest meeting minutes due later in the day for clues about the U.S. central bank's views on interest rates...
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FILE - In this Oct. 2, 2014, file photo, Wall Street is etched in the facade of a building in New York's Financial District. Stocks are opening higher on Wall Street, Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017, as investors return from the holiday weekend in a buying mood. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
February 21, 2017 - 2:03 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are breaking records again Tuesday as investors come back from a long weekend hungry for deals. While Kraft Heinz and Unilever couldn't complete a proposed $143 billion mega-merger, food and household goods makers are rising as investors think other deals are coming. Chicken...
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Trader Gregory Rowe, center, works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Friday, Feb. 17, 2017. Stocks are posting moderate declines in early trading as a fast-paced market rally of the past two weeks goes into reverse. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
February 17, 2017 - 3:41 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Stock indexes inched ahead to record highs Friday, barely, after a late-afternoon push erased losses from earlier in the day. It caps the fourth straight week of gains for the Standard & Poor's 500 index, its longest such streak since July. Reports through the week showed that...
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A woman walks by an electronic stock board of a securities firm in Tokyo, Friday, Feb. 17, 2017. Asian shares slipped Friday following a drop on Wall Street as the stronger dollar sent Japanese issues lower and the arrest of an executive at Samsung weighed on Korean stocks. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara)
February 16, 2017 - 11:52 pm
TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares slipped Friday following a drop on Wall Street as the stronger dollar sent Japanese issues lower and the arrest of an executive at Samsung weighed on Korean stocks. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 lost 0.7 percent to 19,220.59.South Korea's Kospi edged down 0.2...
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FILE - In a Thursday, Feb. 9, 2017 file photo, stock traders follow market activity, at the New York Stock Exchange. Bond yields climbed again on Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017, and U.S. stocks held close to their record highs after more reports showed the economy continues to strengthen. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
February 15, 2017 - 3:34 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks and bond yields punched higher Wednesday, and U.S. indexes set records again, following more encouraging news on the U.S. economy. The Standard & Poor's 500 index rose 11.67 points, or 0.5 percent, to 2,349.25. It's the seventh straight gain for the index and its longest...
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