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By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch ADP employment data will also give clues to jobless levels -Barbara Kollmeyer; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com MADRID (MarketWatch) -- Stock futures moved higher on Wednesday ahead of data expected to show growth in the U.S. economy, and the outcome of the Federal Reserve's meeting.
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2014/8/5
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2014/8/5
By Michael Ashbaugh, MarketWatch CINCINNATI (MarketWatch) -- The U.S. markets' technical backdrop continues to strengthen.
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2014/9/8
By Steven Kutz, MarketWatch For the first time in nearly a decade, a Grand Slam men's final will be played that won't include Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal or Novak Djokovic.
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2014/9/8
By Steven Kutz, MarketWatch For the first time in nearly a decade, a Grand Slam men's final will be played that won't include Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal or Novak Djokovic.
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2014/7/18
By Anders Aslund Since March, the White House has been talking about sanctions against Russia because of its annexation of Crimea and destabilization of eastern Ukraine.
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By Anora Mahmudova and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch MannKind leaps, Dean Foods slumps -Anora Mahmudova; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks advanced Monday, led by a rally in small-cap companies, though continued tensions in Ukraine and the Middle East put a cap on the S&P 500's gains.
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2014/8/11
By Anora Mahmudova and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch MannKind leaps, Dean Foods slumps -Anora Mahmudova; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- Small-cap stocks ere leading the gains on Wall Street Monday, as the main benchmarks bounced off their recent low.
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2014/9/5
By Claudia Assis, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Developers installed 1,133 megawatts of solar panels in the second quarter, up 21% from a year ago, according to a solar-industry report released Friday.
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2014/9/16
By Wallace Witkowski, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Adobe Systems Inc. shares declined in the extended session Tuesday after the software company's quarterly revenue came in slightly below the consensus estimate.
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2014/8/6
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Walgreen, Time Warner losses shave nearly 2 points off S&P 500 -Anora Mahmudova; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks ended Wednesday marginally higher, as investors remained cautious in the wake of heightened geopolitical risks and downbeat European economic news.
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By Anora Mahmudova and Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The U.S. stock market moved slightly higher on Wednesday as investors grew optimistic as the terms of a cease-fire agreement between Kiev and pro-Russian forces in eastern Ukraine were being hashed out.
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2014/9/3
By Anora Mahmudova and Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The U.S. stock market moved slighly higher on Wednesday as investors grew optimistic as the terms of a cease-fire agreement between Kiev and pro-Russian forces in eastern Ukraine were being hashed out.
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2014/7/15
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The U.S. stock market closed lower, dragged down by sharp declines in momentum stocks after the Federal Reserve suggested valuations on biotech and Internet stocks may be stretched.
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By Anora Mahmudova and Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The U.S. stock market closed modestly higher, boosted by better-than-expected inflation and housing reports as well as a flood of second-quarter earnings reports.
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By Victor Reklaitis and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks mostly edged lower early Wednesday after two straight days of gains, as investors waited for minutes from the latest meeting of Federal Reserve policy makers.
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2014/10/7
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The U.S. stock market edged lower on Tuesday as investors remained reluctant to make big bets ahead of the earnings season.
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2014/8/1
By Anora Mahmudova and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch U.S. adds 209,000 jobs in July; unemployment rate at 6.2% -Anora Mahmudova; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The U.S. stock market fell sharply on Friday, putting it on track to finish the week with the biggest loss in more than three months.
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By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks were slightly lower Wednesday as investors reassessed the timing and pace of interest-rate hikes from the Federal Reserve amid rising Treasury yields.
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2014/8/8
By Anora Mahmudova, Carla Mozee and Victor Reklaitis, MarketWatch Gap rallies on sales reports; Zynga falls after results -Anora Mahmudova; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com Gap rallies on sales reports; Zynga falls after results -Anora Mahmudova; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- Wall Street edged higher Friday, as investors cautiously welcomed a report that Russia is looking to dial down its conflict with Ukraine, while largely brushing off news of U.S. air strikes in Iraq.
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By Anora Mahmudova and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The U.S. stock market moved higher on Friday, as a rout during the previous session inspired buyers looking for bargains, but the main benchmarks are still set to finish the week lower, after a rough week for stocks.
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By Anora Mahmudova and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks were higher on Thursday, as investors shrugged off a larger-than-expected jump in jobless claims and mixed earnings from Wal-Mart Stores Inc. and Kohl's Corp.
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2014/8/12
By Anora Mahmudova and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch Kate Spade tumbles, Intercept shares jump -Anora Mahmudova; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks edged lower Tuesday as investors remained jittery amid tension between Ukraine and Russia and lingering concerns about sectarian wars in the Middle East.
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By Anora Mahmudova and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock prices were slightly lower early Thursday, as investors appeared eager to book profits after the main benchmarks recorded their biggest one-day gains of the year in the previous session.
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2014/7/28
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The U.S. stock market edged lower Monday as excitement from a flurry of deal news, including the takeover of Family Dollar Stores Inc. by Dollar Tree Inc. proved unsustainable in light of weak housing data.
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2014/9/12
By Anora Mahmudova and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks opened modestly lower Friday as investors found little comfort from a rise in monthly retail sales.
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By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks moved lower on Tuesday as investors digested earnings beats and misses, but kept their attention firmly focused on Apple Inc.'s hotly anticipated product event later in the day.
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2014/9/11
By Anora Mahmudova and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The main benchmarks on Wall Street were stuck in negative territory on Thursday, as an unexpected increase in weekly jobless claims and falling commodities prices encouraged investors to remain cautious.
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By Victor Reklaitis and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks stepped higher on Wednesday afternoon, shaking off a dip that came after Federal Reserve minutes indicated policy makers talked at their last meeting about hiking interest rates sooner than anticipated.
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2014/7/28
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The U.S. stock market ended Monday's choppy trading session mostly higher as investors weighed soft housing data against a flurry of deal news, including the takeover of Family Dollar Stores Inc. by Dollar Tree Inc. Sales of existing homes in June fell, marking the first decline in four months.
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