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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 - 2:39 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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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 - 12:04 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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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 - 10:02 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks rose around the world 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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FILE - This Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2016, file photo shows the New York Stock Exchange at sunset, in lower Manhattan. U.S. stocks are rising Friday, Nov. 24, 2017, as retailers climb at the start of the post-Thanksgiving shopping period while energy companies rise as investors hope for a new deal that limits oil production. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File)
August 23, 2017 - 3:18 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks pulled back on Wednesday and gave back some of their gains from a day earlier, when the Standard & Poor's 500 index had one of its best days of the year. Retailers and advertising companies had some of the steepest drops on worries about their earnings. Prices for...
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FILE - This Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2016, file photo shows the New York Stock Exchange at sunset, in lower Manhattan. U.S. stocks are rising Friday, Nov. 24, 2017, as retailers climb at the start of the post-Thanksgiving shopping period while energy companies rise as investors hope for a new deal that limits oil production. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File)
August 23, 2017 - 10:25 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks hit a wall on Wednesday and gave back some of their gains from a day earlier, when the Standard & Poor's 500 index had one of its best days of the year. The losses were broad, with stocks falling across nearly every industry, but they were not as deep as on the worst days...
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FILE - A Thursday, March 9, 2017, file photo of President of the European Central Bank Mario Draghi in Frankfurt, Germany. The eurozone economy is on course for another solid quarter of economic growth, a closely watched survey indicated Wednesday ahead of a keenly awaited speech from the European Central Bank's chief Friday. (AP Photo/Michael Probst)
August 23, 2017 - 9:07 am
LONDON (AP) — The eurozone economy is on course for another solid quarter of economic growth, a closely watched survey indicated Wednesday ahead of a keenly awaited speech from the European Central Bank's chief. In the run-up to Friday's big speech from ECB President Mario Draghi at Jackson Hole,...
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August 23, 2017 - 7:36 am
LONDON (AP) — The eurozone economy is on course for another solid quarter of economic growth, a closely watched survey indicated Wednesday ahead of a keenly awaited speech from the European Central Bank's chief. In the run-up to Friday's speech from ECB President Mario Draghi at Jackson Hole,...
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FILE - In this Friday, Nov. 13, 2015, file photo, the American flag flies above the Wall Street entrance to the New York Stock Exchange. U.S. stocks are mixed early Thursday, Jan. 25, 2018, as health care companies including Biogen and Celgene rise, but airlines continue to take steep losses as investors worry about rising costs and the possibility of falling fares. The dollar is weakening further as the U.S. currency remains at three-year lows. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
August 22, 2017 - 4:46 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks around the world jumped on Tuesday, and the Standard & Poor's 500 had one of its best days of the year, as markets put a shaky last couple of weeks further behind them. Shares of technology companies and retailers helped lead the way in the United States. And with markets...
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FILE - This March 4, 2013, file photo shows a sign for Wall Street on the side of a building near the New York Stock Exchange. U.S. stocks perked higher in early trading, Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017, and the Standard & Poor’s 500 index was on track for its first gain in five days. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
August 21, 2017 - 12:06 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stock indexes were little changed in midday trading on Monday, holding relatively steady following back-to-back losses for the Standard & Poor's 500 index over the last two weeks. The S&P 500 is close to its lowest level in six weeks, but this week may be a calmer one...
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FILE - A Thursday, Aug. 3, 2017 file photo of Bank of England Governor, Mark Carney, addressing the media during a press conference to deliver the quarterly inflation report in London. Consumer price inflation in Britain unexpectedly held steady in July at an annual rate of 2.6 percent, official figures showed Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017, in a development that may ease pressure on the Bank of England to raise interest rates at a time when the economy has slowed amid uncertainty over the country's exit from the European Union. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein, Pool, File)
August 15, 2017 - 7:38 am
LONDON (AP) — Consumer price inflation in Britain unexpectedly held steady in July at an annual rate of 2.6 percent, official figures showed Tuesday, in a development that may ease pressure on the Bank of England to raise interest rates at a time when the economy has slowed amid uncertainty over...
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