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People walk past an electronic stock board showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index at a securities firm in Tokyo Wednesday, June 14, 2017. Asian stocks were lower Wednesday following Wall Street's tech-driven rise as investors waited for word from the U.S. Federal Reserve on a possible interest rate hike. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)
June 14, 2017 - 5:07 am
BEIJING (AP) — European shares gained Wednesday following Wall Street's tech-driven rise as investors waited for word from the U.S. Federal Reserve on a possible interest rate hike, while Asian markets were mostly lower. KEEPING SCORE: France's CAC-40 gained 0.9 percent to 5,308.17 points and...
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Traders Fred Demarco, left, and Tommy Kalikas confer on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Tuesday, June 13, 2017. Technology stocks are leading the market slightly higher in early trading, making up some of the ground they lost over the past two days. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
June 13, 2017 - 3:44 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are changing course Tuesday as investors put an end to a two-day drop for technology companies. Major stock indexes are near record highs again as energy companies, banks, and retailers like Amazon also rise. Investors are buying companies that stand to benefit from...
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Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May leaves after a cabinet meeting at 10 Downing Street after the general election in London, Monday, June 12, 2017.(AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
June 13, 2017 - 5:23 am
LONDON (AP) — The inflation rate in Britain has risen to its highest level in four years, as the drop in the pound since the Brexit vote pushes up the cost of living. The Office for National Statistics said Tuesday that consumer prices were up 2.9 percent on the year in May, from 2.7 percent in...
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A man walks by an electronic stock board showing the Hang Seng Index at a bank in Hong Kong, Thursday, June 8, 2017. Asian stocks benchmarks were mostly edging Thursday as investors parsed economic data and awaited market-moving events in Europe, including Britain's general election and a European Central Bank meeting. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)
June 08, 2017 - 2:13 am
HONG KONG (AP) — Asian stocks benchmarks were fairly steady Thursday as investors parsed economic data and awaited market-moving events in Europe, including Britain's general election and a European Central Bank meeting. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 index lost 0.3 percent to 19,924...
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FILE - In this Friday, Feb. 17, 2017, file photo, an American flag hangs on the front of the New York Stock Exchange hours after the market closed, in New York. Technology and health care stocks are leading U.S. market indexes slightly higher in early trading on Wall Street, Wednesday, June 7, 2017. (AP Photo/Peter Morgan, File)
June 07, 2017 - 3:51 pm
U.S. stocks moved slightly higher in late-afternoon trading Wednesday as gains in banks were partially outweighed by a slide in energy companies following a steep slump in crude oil prices. Investors were sizing up the latest company earnings and looking ahead to former FBI Director James Comey's...
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Men look at an electronic stock board showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index at a securities firm Tuesday, June 6, 2017, in Tokyo. Asian stocks were mostly lower Tuesday, following a drop on Wall Street, as investors looked toward British elections later in the week.(AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)
June 06, 2017 - 4:45 am
TOKYO (AP) — Global stocks were mostly lower Tuesday, following a drop on Wall Street, as investors looked toward British elections later in the week. KEEPING SCORE: France's CAC 40 lost 0.4 percent in early trading to 5,285.54. Germany's DAX fell 0.3 percent to 12,784.56. Britain's FTSE 100 was...
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A man walks past an electronic stock indicator of a securities firm in Tokyo, Monday, June 5, 2017. Asian stock markets were mixed on Monday following the London attack over the weekend and a private survey showing improvement in China's service sector. Stocks moved within a narrow range ahead of the week packed with political events and economic data from the United Kingdom's elections to China's export data. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi)
June 05, 2017 - 3:07 am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stock markets were mixed on Monday following the London attack over the weekend and a private survey showing improvement in China's service sector. Stocks moved within a narrow range ahead of the week packed with political events and economic data from the United...
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A man walks past an electronic stock indicator of a securities firm in Tokyo, Monday, June 5, 2017. Asian stock markets were mixed on Monday following the London attack over the weekend and a private survey showing improvement in China's service sector. Stocks moved within a narrow range ahead of the week packed with political events and economic data from the United Kingdom's elections to China's export data. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi)
June 05, 2017 - 2:06 am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stock markets were mixed on Monday following the London attack over the weekend and a private survey showing improvement in China's service sector. Stocks moved within a narrow range ahead of the week packed with political events and economic data from the United...
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Currency traders work at the foreign exchange dealing room of the KEB Hana Bank headquarters in Seoul, South Korea, Monday, June 5, 2017. Asian stock markets were mixed on Monday following the London attack over the weekend and a private survey showing improvement in China's service sector. Stocks moved within a narrow range ahead of the week packed with political events and economic data from the United Kingdom's elections to China's export data. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)
June 05, 2017 - 1:16 am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stock markets were mixed on Monday following the London attack over the weekend and a private survey showing improvement in China's service sector. Stocks moved within a narrow range ahead of the week packed with political events and economic data from the United...
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A man, standing near a glass window, looks at an electronic stock board showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index at a securities firm in Tokyo Friday, June 2, 2017. Asian stock markets rallied on Friday as investor sentiment was boosted by signs of continued improvement in the U.S. job market. Tokyo stocks jumped to the highest level in nearly two years. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)
June 02, 2017 - 5:40 am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Global stock markets rallied Friday as investor sentiment was boosted by signs of continued improvement in the U.S. job market. KEEPING SCORE: European stocks opened higher with Britain's FTSE 100 up 0.3 percent to 7,566.33. France's CAC 40 advanced 0.9 percent to 5,366.62...
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