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By Anora Mahmudova, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The U.S. stock market edged higher on Tuesday but the gains were muted as a weaker-than-expected manufacturing report in the New York State region provided investors with more evidence of lost momentum in the economy.
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By Anora Mahmudova, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The U.S. stock market edged higher on Tuesday after a drop in factory orders during December was smaller than economists had expected.
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By Anora Mahmudova, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks finished a choppy trading session lower on Tuesday as gloomy reports on home prices and consumer confidence dampened the mood.
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2014/2/25
By Anora Mahmudova, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks edged higher but struggled for direction on Tuesday as a report on home prices showed a dip in December, with the longer trend indicating a slowdown in price recovery.
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2014/4/2
By Anora Mahmudova, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The U.S. stock market pushed higher on Wednesday, set for a fourth day of gains, with the S&P 500 notching an intraday record in early trade.
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By Anora Mahmudova, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The U.S. stock market edged higher on Tuesday as Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen struck a dovish tone in her prepared remarks to lawmakers.
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2014/2/18
By Anora Mahmudova, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The U.S. stock market edged lower on Tuesday after a duo of disappointing reports weighed on sentiment.
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2014/4/10
By Anora Mahmudova, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks fluctuated in early trade on Thursday, as investors weighed downbeat trade data from China against better-than-expected jobless claims in the U.S. China's March trade-account numbers released on Thursday were much weaker than expected, feeding concerns about slowing global demand.
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2014/4/10
By Anora Mahmudova, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks moved lower in early trade on Thursday, as investors weighed downbeat trade data from China against better-than-expected jobless claims in the U.S. China's March trade-account numbers released on Thursday were much weaker than expected, feeding concerns about slowing global demand.
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2013/10/8
By Saumya Vaishampayan NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks fell on Tuesday as the partial government shutdown dragged into a second week with few signs of a deal to end it or raise the debt ceiling.
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By Anora Mahmudova, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks drifted lower in a choppy trading session on Tuesday.
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2014/2/3
By Anora Mahmudova, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks struggled for direction at the open on Monday, but turned decisively lower as concerns over a slowdown in China weighed on sentiment.
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2014/1/6
By Anora Mahmudova, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock inched lower after the market opened on Monday as investors await reports on U.S. service-sector activity and factory orders.
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2014/2/10
By Anora Mahmudova, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The U.S. stock market edged lower on Monday as investors took a pause after a two-day rally last week.
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By Victor Reklaitis, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks mostly rose on Wednesday after data showed a stronger-than-expected rise in October retail sales.
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By Anora Mahmudova, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks reversed earlier losses and rose Thursday as upbeat earnings and deal news outweighed weaker-than-expected retail sales in January and a surprise uptick in weekly jobless claims.
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By Polya Lesova, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks traded higher on Friday, with the health-care sector leading S&P 500 gains and the Dow industrials managing to stay above 16,000. The S&P 500 index (SPX) gained 6 points, or 0.3%, to 1,801.81 in afternoon trade.
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By Victor Reklaitis, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks gained slightly on Friday, putting the S&P 500 and Dow industrials on track to extend the previous session's record closes, as investors continued to find encouragement from Janet Yellen's support for the Federal Reserve's stimulus efforts.
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2014/2/18
By Anora Mahmudova, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks ended Tuesday generally higher with the Nasdaq Composite recording its eighth consecutive session of gains, the longest since July 2013.
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2014/3/11
By Anora Mahmudova, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks edged up after an initial dip into negative territory on Tuesday, as markets searched for direction in a session light on economic news.
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By Victor Reklaitis, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks rose Wednesday as investors waited for data on home sales and speeches from two Federal Reserve officials.
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2014/2/26
By Victor Reklaitis and Anora Mahmudova, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks finished a choppy trading session on Wednesday marginally higher, having pared most of the gains following a better-than-expected report on new home sales.
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By Anora Mahmudova, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The U.S. stock market finished a choppy trading day on Wednesday generally lower with blue-chips falling the most, as investors reacted mildly to mostly disappointing economic reports.
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2013/11/4
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2014/1/30
By Anora Mahmudova, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks rebounded on Thursday as investors welcomed data showing a robust pace of growth in the economy in the final quarter of last year, while upbeat earnings from Facebook Inc. boosted the tech sector.
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2014/3/25
By Anora Mahmudova, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks Tuesday finished a choppy trading session higher, boosted by stronger-than-expected consumer confidence data.
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2014/1/8
By Anora Mahmudova, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks closed mostly lower on Wednesday after minutes from the last Federal Open Market Committee meeting showed that a majority of officials judged the effects of the monthly asset purchases to be diminishing over time.
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By Anora Mahmudova NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock indexes closed slightly lower on Friday, but recorded solid weekly gains.
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By Anora Mahmudova, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks ended a choppy trading session mostly lower on Friday after Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke defended the extraordinary measures undertaken by the central bank to boost the economic recovery.
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2014/3/28
By Anora Mahmudova, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The U.S. stock market pared most of its gains Friday after an early morning rally following generally positive consumer spending data petered out by mid-afternoon.
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