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2014/10/23
By Anora Mahmudova and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks came off their session highs on Thursday, but the main benchmarks still closed with solid gains.
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By Wallace Witkowski, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Investors will start finding out if a stronger U.S. dollar really dents quarterly results this week as earnings season ramps up with the financial sector providing the bulk of reports and a few key players in tech posting results.
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By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The U.S. stock market bounced between gains and losses before wrapping up Monday's relatively benign trading session mostly unchanged.
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By Wallace Witkowski, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch)--Earnings from the energy and health care sectors will dominate investor attention as respective heavyweights report following a week where upside earnings surprises lifted the broader market out of a slump.
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2014/8/18
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch MADRID (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock market futures pointed to a higher open for Wall Street on Monday, as a turnaround that began in the final session of last week got fresh momentum from waning geopolitical tensions.
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By Wallace Witkowski, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch)--As peak earnings season starts winding down, media companies will figure heavily this week along with results from other consumer-focused companies, testing the fortitude of last week's rally.
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2014/10/19
By Wallace Witkowski, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Weakness in Europe and a stronger dollar are the major concerns for corporate America going into this earnings season but that may apply more to outlooks than results for the third quarter.
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By Wallace Witkowski, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- How recent consumer optimism contributed to the bottom line in the third quarter will start becoming more evident this week as major retailers begin posting financial results for the period.
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2014/10/24
By Victor Reklaitis and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks closed with solid gains Friday, leaving the S&P 500 with its largest weekly advance of the year.
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2014/10/14
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The U.S. stock market ended Tuesday's choppy session posting marginal gains.
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2014/10/31
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The U.S. stock market rallied on Friday, sending the S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrial Average into record territory, after a surprise stimulus plan from the Bank of Japan was announced.
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2014/11/10
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks edged higher on Monday, pushing the main benchmarks into record territory for the fourth straight session.
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2014/10/27
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch MADRID (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures struggled to move higher Monday, as relief from the relatively sanguine results of a series of tests of the health of the European banking system were overshadowed by worry over weak German data.
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2014/10/29
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch MADRID (MarketWatch) -- Stock futures largely stuck to the flat line ahead of a decision from the Federal Open Market Committee, though technology stocks look set to see pressure as Facebook Inc. shares fell after results.
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2014/10/27
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks retreated on Monday, pausing after a big rally last week, as big losses in the energy and materials sector weighed on the main benchmark.
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2014/10/27
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures fell on Monday, indicating a lower open on Wall Street, as investors paused after a big rally last week.
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2014/10/13
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The U.S. stock market dipped in and out of negative territory but with less than an hour to close losses were accelerating.
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2014/11/7
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks crept lower on Friday, as modest post-payrolls gains in the premarket trade fizzled out.
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2014/10/15
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- Wall Street flirted with its worst decline in more than 3 years in a roller -coaster day of trading that culminated with shares recovering from the depths of what began as a bona fide market rout Wednesday.
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2014/10/13
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The U.S. stock market is recovering from session lows and moving modestly higher on Monday, following a dip earlier in the trading session.
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2014/11/4
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks drifted lower on Tuesday, but plunging oil prices once again pounded shares of energy companies.
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By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- After big losses last week triggered by global economic growth concerns, the U.S. stock market continued its decline on Monday, with the S&P 500 falling below a key technical level.
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2014/11/5
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- After signs U.S. stocks would open decidedly higher on Wednesday, markets took a more cautious turn, as post-election optimism succumbed to data that showed the service sector has been growing at a somewhat slower pace.
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2014/10/24
By Victor Reklaitis and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks advanced early Friday, adding to their big weekly gains.
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2014/11/10
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Oil prices spike and fall amid heightened volatility NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks finished a thinly-traded day with modest gains on Monday, that nonetheless sent the main benchmarks to close at record levels for the fourth straight session.
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2014/11/3
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The U.S. stock market ended Monday's choppy session slightly lower, as the S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrial Average retreated from fresh intraday records shortly after hitting them in morning trade.
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2014/10/29
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The Dow Jones Industrial Average snapped a four-day winning streak on Thursday, after the Federal Reserve made official its plans to end the last round of its recession-era stimulus program.
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2014/10/16
By Anora Mahmudova and Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch)--An attempted rebound by the U.S. stock market Thursday fizzled out by the end of the session, as the main benchmarks wrapped up another rocky trading day essentially flat.
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2014/10/13
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The U.S. stock market ended Monday's volatile session sharply lower as selling intensified at the last hour.
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2014/11/7
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks eked out marginal gains amid thin volumes on Friday, but it was still enough to register fresh record highs for two of the three main benchmarks, capping a third straight week of gains.
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