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2014/7/24
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The S&P 500 closed at an all-time high for the 27th time this year on Thursday, but other U.S. stock-market benchmarks slipped back into the red just ahead of the closing bell.
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2014/7/24
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks got off to a shaky start on Thursday as the main benchmarks switched between small gains and losses as investors weighed upbeat earnings against weaker-than-expected home sales data.
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2014/7/24
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks opened mostly higher on Thursday with the S&P 500 reaching record territory on the back of upbeat earnings.
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2014/7/24
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures were higher on Thursday as well-received earnings lifted shares of Facebook Inc. and Ford Motor Co.
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2014/7/24
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures were higher on Thursday as well-received earnings lifted shares of Facebook Inc. and Ford Motor Co.
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2014/7/23
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks switched between small gains and losses on Wednesday, as investors weighed mixed earnings from Boeing Co, Delta Air Line, Inc and PepsiCo Inc. The S&P 500 hovered near the intraday record it set shortly after the opening bell.
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2014/7/23
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The U.S. stock market opened slightly higher on Wednesday, as strong earnings from Boeing Co.
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2014/7/23
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The U.S. stock market opened slightly higher on Wednesday, as strong earnings from Boeing Co.
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2014/7/16
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch [Editor's note: A prior version of this story contained an incorrect Tuesday close for the Dow industrials, and also gave an incorrect reporting day for Citigroup Inc.] NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed at a record level on Wednesday for the 15th time this year, as better-than-expected corporate earnings and deal talk lifted broader markets.
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2014/7/16
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch [Editor's note: A prior version of this story contained an incorrect Tuesday close for the Dow industrials, and also gave an incorrect reporting day for Citigroup Inc.] NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The Dow Jones Industrial Average entered record territory again Wednesday, buoyed by better-than-expected corporate earnings and deal talk, though the index has come off the day's highs.
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2014/7/16
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The Dow Jones Industrial Average entered record territory again Wednesday, buoyed by better-than-expected earnings and corporate news.
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2014/7/16
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The Dow Jones Industrial Average entered record territory again Wednesday, buoyed by better-than-expected earnings and corporate news.
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2014/7/16
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures pushed higher on Wednesday as investors focused on earnings news as well as a number of economic releases.
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2014/8/5
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Coach jumps, Target, Motorola Solutions fall -Anora Mahmudova; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks closed sharply lower on Tuesday following reports that Russia is building up its military presence on the border with Ukraine.
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2014/8/5
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Office Depot jumps, Motorola Solutions falls -Anora Mahmudova; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- Stock futures extended losses Tuesday, indicating Wall Street could struggle to build on a positive session, as investors waited on service-sector and factory-order data.
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2014/8/4
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch UBS strategists: Now isn't the time to bail out of stocks -Anora Mahmudova; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks steadied after dipping into negative territory on Monday as investors remained cautious in light of last week's selloff on Wall Street and geopolitical concerns.
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2014/7/30
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Twitter, Garmin jump; Fed due later -Anora Mahmudova; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The U.S. stock market fell on Wednesday, as investors grew concerned that the Federal Reserve might start raising interest rates sooner than anticipated following a much stronger pace of economic growth in the second quarter.
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2014/7/30
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Twitter, Garmin jump; Fed due later -Anora Mahmudova; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The U.S. stock market pared opening gains on Wednesday, as investors were concerned that the Federal Reserve might start raising interest rates sooner than anticipated following a much stronger pace of economic growth in the second quarter.
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2014/7/30
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Economy grew by 4% annual pace in second quarter -Anora Mahmudova; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures leapt on Wednesday after government data showed the economy grew much faster than economists forecast, fueled by consumer spending.
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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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2014/7/28
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The U.S. stock market staged a rebound in late trading Monday 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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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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2014/7/28
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The U.S. stock market moved decidedly 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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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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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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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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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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By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks began Tuesday's trading session lower 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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By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks began Tuesday's trading session lower 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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By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The Dow Jones Industrial Average pushed into record territory early Tuesday, lifted by better-than-expected results from J.P. Morgan Chase & Co.
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