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Trader Gerard Farco watches a television on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange showing the rate decision of the Federal Reserve, Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2017. With a new Federal Reserve leader about to be announced, the Fed is keeping its key interest rate unchanged. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
November 01, 2017 - 4:40 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Rising energy stocks helped nudge the Standard & Poor's 500 close to its record high, but drops for smaller stocks left U.S. indexes mixed on Wednesday. Markets around the world were broadly higher as investors got more evidence that the global economy is strengthening and...
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A man looks at an electronic stock board showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index at a securities firm in Tokyo Tuesday, Oct. 31, 2017. Shares meandered Tuesday in Asia after markets retreated from their record highs overnight and China reported weak manufacturing data. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)
October 31, 2017 - 5:24 am
TOKYO (AP) — Global shares were mixed Tuesday, with European benchmarks marking gains in early trading after a lackluster session in Asia. KEEPING SCORE: The CAC 40 of France edged up less than 0.1 percent to 5,495.72 while Britain's FTSE 100 added 0.4 percent to 7,510.77. Germany's markets were...
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People look at an electronic stock board of a securities firm in Tokyo, Monday, Oct. 30, 2017. Asian stock markets were mixed Monday as investors waited to find out U.S. President Donald Trump’s pick to head the Federal Reserve.(AP Photo/Koji Sasahara)
October 30, 2017 - 10:38 pm
TOKYO (AP) — Shares meandered Tuesday in Asia after markets retreated from their record highs overnight and China reported weak manufacturing data. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei 225 index lost 0.4 percent to 21,933.52 as the yen gained against the U.S. dollar, hurting exporters' shares. Hong Kong's...
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British Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union, David Davis left, and European Union chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier participate in a media conference at EU headquarters in Brussels on Thursday, Oct. 12, 2017. Brexit talks have made little progress, the European Union's negotiator said Thursday, meaning he cannot yet recommend broadening the negotiations beyond the focus on the terms of Britain's exit to include key issues such as future trade relations. (AP Photo/Olivier Matthys)
October 12, 2017 - 9:03 am
BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on the Brexit negotiations between the European Union and United Kingdom (all times local): 1:35 p.m. The pound is dropping after the European Union's Brexit negotiator said that no significant progress has been made in talks with Britain. Michel Barnier said Thursday...
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FILE - This July 15, 2013, file photo, shows the New York Stock Exchange. Asian stock markets were marginally higher Friday, Dec. 1, 2017, after an overnight recovery of technology stocks on Wall Street. An agreement among key crude exporting countries to extend oil production cuts also boosted sentiment. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
October 06, 2017 - 4:41 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks faded a bit from their record highs on Friday after telecom and energy stocks sank. The loss for the Standard & Poor's 500 index was small, but it was the first in nearly two weeks. Much of the day's action was centered on the government's jobs report, which is...
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A man walks by an electronic stock board of a securities firm in Tokyo, Friday, Oct. 6, 2017. Shares were mostly higher in Asia on Friday after the Standard & Poor's 500 index logged an eighth straight day of gains. Encouraging reports on the U.S. economy and corporate profits helped the index match its longest winning streak since July 2013. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara)
October 06, 2017 - 4:12 am
TOKYO (AP) — Global shares are mixed, with European markets wavering under political concerns such as the crisis sparked by the Catalan independence vote in Spain. Investors were awaiting U.S. jobs data later Friday. Asian stocks rose after the Standard & Poor's 500 index logged an eighth...
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This Monday, Nov. 30, 2015, photo, shows the Nasdaq logo displayed in the electronic stock trading company's Times Square location in New York. U.S. stock indexes peeked higher in morning trading on Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017, and if the Standard & Poor’s 500 maintains its slight gain, it would mark the longest winning streak for the index in four years. Trading was again mostly quiet around the world, and markets were closed at several of Asia’s big exchanges due to holidays. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)
October 05, 2017 - 10:43 am
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stock indexes peeked higher in morning trading on Thursday, and the slight gain for the Standard & Poor's 500 put the index on track for its longest winning streak in four years. Trading was again mostly quiet around the world, and markets were closed at several of Asia's...
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FILE - In this Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2016, file photo, a pedestrian walks past the New York Stock Exchange, in lower Manhattan. World stock markets were mixed on Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017, as momentum from Wall Street's rally faded. Investors were watching for economic data and remarks from the Federal Reserve chief to provide direction. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File)
October 04, 2017 - 3:10 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A wavering stock market inched a bit further into record territory on Wednesday, and the Standard & Poor's 500 index was on track to book a seventh straight gain, barely. Other markets were likewise relatively quiet, with little movement across bonds and commodities. KEEPING...
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FILE - This July 15, 2013, file photo, shows the New York Stock Exchange. Asian stock markets were marginally higher Friday, Dec. 1, 2017, after an overnight recovery of technology stocks on Wall Street. An agreement among key crude exporting countries to extend oil production cuts also boosted sentiment. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
August 25, 2017 - 4:37 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks rose on Friday, and the Standard & Poor's 500 index cruised to its first winning week in the last three. It was a relatively quiet week, with fewer shares trading hands than usual, and one where the most anticipated event was a pair of speeches expected to create only a...
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FILE - This July 15, 2013, file photo, shows the New York Stock Exchange. Asian stock markets were marginally higher Friday, Dec. 1, 2017, after an overnight recovery of technology stocks on Wall Street. An agreement among key crude exporting countries to extend oil production cuts also boosted sentiment. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
August 25, 2017 - 2:43 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks ticked higher on Friday, and the Standard & Poor's 500 index was on pace for its first winning week in the last three. It's been a relatively quiet week so far, with a calendar light on market-moving events and fewer shares trading hands than is typical. Investors...
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