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By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks suffered their worst declines in about two months on Wednesday as a renewed slump in oil prices slammed energy companies while investors fretted that a stunning drop in oil prices signals a more worrisome global-economic slowdown.
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By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Oil, gold prices rise NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks were ticking higher Wednesday, partly driven by a gains in energy and materials as oil prices staged a modest rally.
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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 Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Global stocks under pressure, yuan suffers record loss NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The U.S. stock market staged a rebound on Tuesday but still ended the day lower, even after erasing steep opening losses sparked by China's tightening of lending rules and Greece's surprise elections announcement.
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By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Energy sector stocks sell off NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S stocks ended Thursday's mixed trading activity slightly higher, but a continued sell-off in energy stocks, due to falling oil prices, weighed on the S&P 500.
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By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Energy sector stocks sell off NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The U.S. stock market struggled to sustain early morning gains, as a continued sell-off in energy stocks due to falling oil prices weighed on the S&P 500.
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By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Strategist says a short-term correction is coming NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock prices edged higher, boosted by better-than-expected quarterly results, from the likes of Wal-Mart Stores Inc., and reports of a few high-profile mergers, including Berkshire Hathaway's move to purchase battery maker Duracell.
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By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Oil, gold prices rebound NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- Big gains in energy, materials and industrials sectors, following a rebound in oil and gold prices, helped propel the S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrial Average to record levels on Wednesday.
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By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Staples, Lowe's shares rise in wake of results NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks drifted lower on Wednesday, as investors seemed reluctant to make big bets ahead of minutes of the latest Federal Open Market Committee meeting that could offer insights into policy makers' thinking.
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By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Grantham: Another 10% run and then S&P will crash NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- After a five-day spell when the S&P 500 moved by less than 0.1% amid low volumes, Tuesday's lively, trading action amounted to a relative rally for U.S. stocks.
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By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Grantham: Another 10% run and then S&P will crash NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- After a five-day spell when the S&P 500 moved by less than 0.1% amid low volumes, Tuesday's lively, trading action amounted to a relative rally for U.S. stocks.
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By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Oil, gold relinquish Monday gains NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks moved higher on Tuesday buoyed by a better-than-expected reading of U.S. construction data for October and robust car sales in November.
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By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Fed's Evans says rate hike not needed until 2016 NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks rallied for the second-straight day on Thursday, as steady oil prices and dovish comments by a Federal Reserve member pushed investors into buy mode.
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By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Fed's Evans says rate hike not needed until 2016 NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks rallied for the second-straight day on Thursday, as steady oil prices and dovish comments by a Federal Reserve member pushed investors into buy mode.
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By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Goldman, Société Générale cut oil forecasts NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks began the week on a sour note Monday, as another slump in oil prices sent investors for cover and away from equities, piling into havens such as government bonds and gold.
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By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Goldman, Société Générale cut oil forecasts NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks were off session lows but still in negative territory on Monday, as another slump in oil prices sent investors for cover and away from equities, piling into havens such as government bonds and gold.
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2014/11/25
By Anora Mahmudova and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch Russell 2000 rises 1.2% NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrial Average closed at record levels on Monday, but it was the small-caps and the Nasdaq Composite who stole the show.
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2015/1/6
By Anora Mahmudova and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch 10-year Treasury yield at 1.9% NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- Selling pressure on Wall Street intensified on Tuesday, sending the S&P 500 below the 2,000 level, as slumping oil prices and weaker-than-expected economic reports sent investors running for cover.
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2015/1/6
By Anora Mahmudova and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch U.S. 10-year Treasury note yield drops below 2% NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures dipped in and out of positive territory on Tuesday, a day after a brutal selloff, but a continuing slide in oil prices could keep gains in check during Wall Street's trading day.
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2014/11/17
By Anora Mahmudova and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch Dow flirts with record territory NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- After flipping between small gains and losses in a choppy trading day, U.S. stocks ended fractionally higher.
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2014/11/24
By Anora Mahmudova and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch OPEC meeting in focus this week NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks inched higher on Monday, sending key indexes into record territory, as the decision by China's central bank to ease monetary policy last week continued to support global equity markets.
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2014/11/17
By Anora Mahmudova and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch Industrial production falls unexpectedly in October NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The U.S. stock market was drifting lower on Monday as news that Japan fell into recession, as well softer-than-expected manufacturing data weighed on sentiment.
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2014/11/24
By Anora Mahmudova and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch Russell 2000 rises 1.2% NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrial Average closed at record levels on Monday, but it was the small-caps and the Nasdaq Composite who stole the show.
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2014/11/24
By Anora Mahmudova and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch OPEC meeting in focus this week NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures built on their multi-week run of gains on Monday, as investors were still reacting positively to liquidity actions from China's central bank last week.
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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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2014/10/23
By Anora Mahmudova and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- Thursday's positive momentum, fueled by upbeat eurozone data and better-than-expected earnings results, sent key stock benchmarks up more than 1%. Investors rushed into cyclical stocks, such as industrials and energy sector and unloaded investments considered safe, such as Treasurys, sending the yield on a 1-year Treasury note up 4 basis points to 2.27%. Strong quarterly results from Dow components, Caterpillar Inc., and 3M sent the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJI) at one point soaring 300 points.
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2014/10/23
By Anora Mahmudova and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The U.S. stock market moved sharply higher on Thursday, as investors cheered upbeat manufacturing data from eurozone and better-than-expected earnings from Caterpillar Inc, 3M Co and General Motors.
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2014/11/17
By Anora Mahmudova and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch Industrial production falls unexpectedly in October NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks edged higher in Monday trading, as the market switched between small gains and losses in a choppy trading day marked by hopeful comments from Europe's lead central banker, and not-so-stellar economic data out of Japan and the U.S. Despite positive momentum in the S&P 500 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average, main benchmarks have remained under pressure since early this morning when Japan surprised markets by reporting that it fell into a recession.
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2014/11/17
By Anora Mahmudova and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch Halliburton buying Baker Hughes in $35 billion deal NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures declined Monday after manufacturing data from New York state came in slightly below forecasts.
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2014/11/24
By Anora Mahmudova and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch OPEC's Thursday meeting in focus this week NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks inched higher on Monday, sending the benchmark S&P 500 index into record territory, as the decision by China's central bank to ease monetary policy last week continued to buoy global equity markets.
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