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FILE- In this April 5, 2018, file photo, an NYSE logo adorns the entrance to the trading floor the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Friday, April 20. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
April 20, 2018 - 4:51 pm
A steep slide in technology companies weighed on U.S. stocks Friday, pulling the market lower for the second day in a row. Losses among retailers, packaged food and beverage makers and other consumer goods companies also helped weigh down the market. Banks rose as bond yields continued to climb,...
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A currency trader walks by screens showing the Korea Composite Stock Price Index (KOSPI), left, and the foreign exchange rate between U.S. dollar and South Korean won at the foreign exchange dealing room in Seoul, South Korea, Friday, April 20, 2018. Asian stock markets drifted mostly lower on Friday snapping two straight days of gains as Apple suppliers in the region weighed on the broader market. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
April 20, 2018 - 8:28 am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Global stock markets were subdued Friday amid worries over trade and after a major supplier to Apple forecast continued weak demand for mobile devices. Futures for crude oil fell after U.S. President Donald Trump slammed OPEC for keeping prices high. KEEPING SCORE: Britain...
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New York Stock Exchange Global Head of Listings John Tuttle, right, watches as GrafTech International Ltd. CEO Dave Rintoul, left, breaks the gavel as Rintoul rings a ceremonial bell to mark his company's IPO, Thursday, April 19, 2018. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
April 19, 2018 - 5:49 pm
Losses among technology and consumer products companies weighed on U.S. stocks Thursday, snapping a three-day winning streak for the market. Banks bucked the trend, rising along with bond yields. Energy companies also eked out a slight gain, despite a late-afternoon downturn in oil prices. The...
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People walk past an electronic stock indicator of a securities firm in Tokyo, Wednesday, April 18, 2018. Asian stock markets followed Wall Street higher on Wednesday after Beijing added to a swelling trade dispute with Washington by hiking tariffs on U.S. sorghum. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi)
April 18, 2018 - 6:24 am
BEIJING (AP) — Global stock markets followed Wall Street higher Wednesday despite a Chinese tariff hike on U.S. sorghum in a swelling trade dispute with Washington. KEEPING SCORE: In early trading, London's FTSE 100 rose 0.7 percent to 7,278.02 and France's CAC 40 added 0.5 percent to 5,379.95...
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FILE- In this April 5, 2018, file photo, the facade of the New York Stock Exchange is shown. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Tuesday, April 17. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
April 17, 2018 - 12:50 pm
U.S. stocks moved sharply higher in afternoon trading Tuesday, adding to the market's gains from a day earlier. Technology stocks, retailers and other consumer-focused companies accounted for much of the rally. Gains by industrial and health care stocks also helped lift the market. Investors were...
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Passers-by look at an electronic stock board of a securities firm showing Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 in Tokyo, Tuesday, April 17, 2018. Asian shares were mostly higher but little changed Tuesday, as global investors were relieved to see that the attack on Syria likely won't escalate but worries remained about U.S.-China trade tensions. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara)
April 17, 2018 - 4:05 am
TOKYO (AP) — Global shares were mixed Tuesday, with steady China economic growth data supporting sentiment despite simmering trade tensions between China and the U.S. KEEPING SCORE: France's CAC 40 inched up 0.1 percent to 5,319.17 in early trading, while Germany's DAX added 0.3 percent to 12,430...
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FILE- In this April 5, 2018, file photo, a statue of George Washington, on the steps Federal Hall, overlooks the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Monday, April 16. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
April 16, 2018 - 2:26 pm
U.S. stocks were broadly higher in afternoon trading Monday, adding to the market's gains last week. Technology companies, health care stocks and banks accounted for much of the rally. Investors were weighing the latest company earnings and deal news. Oil prices were pulling back after surging last...
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A man walks by an electronic stock board of a securities firm in Tokyo, Monday, April 16, 2018. Shares were mixed in Asia after an upbeat start to the week, with Chinese benchmarks leading the retreat. The air strikes on Syria appeared to be having scant impact on trading Monday. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)
April 16, 2018 - 7:02 am
Global stock markets were stable and the price of oil fell Monday as investors seemed convinced that U.S.-led air strikes on Syria would not escalate but remained cautious about tensions with Russia. KEEPING SCORE: Germany's DAX was flat at 12,440, while the CAC 40 in France was down 0.1 percent at...
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A man walks by an electronic stock board of a securities firm in Tokyo, Monday, April 16, 2018. Shares were mixed in Asia after an upbeat start to the week, with Chinese benchmarks leading the retreat. The air strikes on Syria appeared to be having scant impact on trading Monday. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)
April 16, 2018 - 12:58 am
Shares were mixed in Asia after an upbeat start to the week, with Chinese benchmarks leading decliners. The air strikes on Syria appeared to be having scant impact on trading Monday. Eyes were on Chinese GDP data due on Tuesday. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei 225 index gained 0.3 percent to 21,839...
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A currency trader walks by the screen showing the Korea Composite Stock Price Index (KOSPI) at the foreign exchange dealing room in Seoul, South Korea, Friday, April 13, 2018. Asian stock markets were mostly higher Friday following overnight gains on Wall Street. Risk sentiment returned as the U.S. explores the possibility of returning to trade talks with 11 countries and clarifies that it is consulting allies before making a final decision on possible military strikes against Syria.(AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
April 13, 2018 - 6:51 am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Global stock markets were mostly higher Friday after the U.S. said it was exploring the possibility of returning to trade talks with 11 Pacific countries. Sentiment also improved as the U.S. said it is consulting allies before making a final decision on possible military...
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