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By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- Gains in health care and technology sector stocks on the back of impressive profits from Biogen Idec Inc. and Apple Inc. pushed the S&P 500 to close at a record on Wednesday.
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By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- Gains in health care and technology sector stocks on the back of impressive profits from Biogen Idec Inc. and Apple Inc. pushed the S&P 500 to close at a record on Wednesday.
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By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks edged higher on Wednesday, pushing the S&P 500 to an intraday record, as investors processed earnings reports from Boeing Co, Delta Air Line, Inc and PepsiCo Inc. The S&P 500 (SPX) was 5 points, or 0.2%, higher at 1,988.52. The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJI) dipped 17 points, or 0.1%, to 17,096.04. The Nasdaq Composite (RIXF) added 22 points, or 0.5%, to 4,478.89, with biotechnology companies leading the gains.
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By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Whole Foods, Coach jump -Anora Mahmudova; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks lost ground on Tuesday, as investors fretted that the Federal Reserve might raise interest rates sooner than expected in the wake of fresh signs that the economy is gaining strength.
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By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Office Depot jumps, Motorola Solutions falls -Anora Mahmudova; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks opened lower on Tuesday, as investors reacted to mixed earnings from companies such as Gannett Co.
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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 rallied on Monday and recouped some of the heavy losses from last week's rout, but investors remained cautious over the timing of the Federal Reserve's interest-rate hikes.
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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 opened higher on Monday following the worst weekly finish for the S&P 500 in two years as investors took comfort from news that Portuguese central banks unveiled a plan to rescue troubled Banco EspĂ­rito Santo.
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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 opened higher on Wednesday, after the government reported the economy grew much faster in the second quarter than Wall Street had expected.
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2014/8/15
By Anora Mahmudova and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- Stocks ended mixed Friday, trimming or erasing losses after falling on news of a clash between Ukrainian and Russian military units on Ukraine soil.
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2014/8/15
By Anora Mahmudova and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The U.S. stock market reversed gains and fell, as news of Russian troops fighting Ukrainian military pushed investors out of riskier assets and into Treasurys on Friday.
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2014/8/15
By Anora Mahmudova and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The U.S. stock market climbed on Friday, shrugging off mixed economic reports, including producer prices, industrial production and consumer sentiment.
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2014/8/15
By Anora Mahmudova and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The U.S. stock market opened higher on Friday, putting the main benchmarks on track to record a second straight week of gains.
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2014/8/15
By Anora Mahmudova and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures edged higher on Friday, after the producer price index signaled inflation pressure remains low.
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2014/8/14
By Anora Mahmudova and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures gave up gains before the market open on Thursday, after weekly jobless claims rose more than expected, while import prices ticked down.
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2014/8/13
By Anora Mahmudova and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The U.S. stock market closed with modest gains on Wednesday, led by advances in the health-care and technology sectors.
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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 ended Tuesday's choppy session slightly lower as investors remained jittery amid tension between Ukraine and Russia and lingering concerns about sectarian wars in the Middle East.
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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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2014/8/12
By Anora Mahmudova and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch Kate Spade, Intercept shares jump -Anora Mahmudova; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks moved between small gains and losses 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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2014/8/12
By Anora Mahmudova and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch IEA cuts view on oil demand -Anora Mahmudova; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures pared gains shortly before the regular market open on Tuesday, as lingering concerns about geopolitical issues weighed on sentiment.
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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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2014/8/11
By Anora Mahmudova and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch MannKind leaps, Dean Foods slumps -Anora Mahmudova; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The U.S. stock market moved higher on Monday, boosted by a calmer geopolitical scene as well as dovish remarks from a top Federal Reserve official.
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2014/8/11
By Anora Mahmudova and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch Priceline forecast falls short -Anora Mahmudova; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures indicated gains for Wall Street Monday, finding support in part from a top Federal Reserve official's comments that suggest monetary policy may still be needed to aid recovery in the world's largest economy.
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2014/9/4
By Anora Mahmudova and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The optimism that sent indexes to new intraday highs after the European Central Bank's surprise interest-rate cuts Thursday had fizzled out by the end of the session, as indexes dipped into the red.
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2014/9/4
By Anora Mahmudova and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The optimism that sent indexes to new intraday highs after the European Central Bank's surprise interest-rate cuts Thursday had fizzled out by the end of the session, as indexes dipped into the red.
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2014/9/4
By Anora Mahmudova and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- Optimism following the European Central Bank's surprise interest-rate cuts and new bond-buying program fizzled out by mid-afternoon Thursday on Wall Street, as indexes dipped into the red.
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2014/9/4
By Anora Mahmudova and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- Optimism following the European Central Bank's surprise interest-rate cuts and new bond-buying program fizzled out by mid-afternoon Thursday on Wall Street, as indexes dipped into the red.
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2014/7/14
By Anora Mahmudova and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks rebounded on Monday with the Dow Jones Industrial Average closing above 17,000 as a flurry of deal news and better-than-expected earnings from Citigroup Inc increased demand for equities.
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2014/7/14
By Anora Mahmudova and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks advanced, pushing the Dow Jones Industrial Average above 17,000 and its previous closing record on Monday as investors welcomed better-than-expected earnings from Citigroup Inc. and a flurry of mergers and acquisitions.
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2014/7/14
By Anora Mahmudova and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The U.S. stock market gained, pushing the Dow Jones Industrial Average above 17,000 and its previous closing record on Monday as investors welcomed better-than-expected earnings from Citigroup Inc. and a flurry of mergers and acquisitions.
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2014/7/14
By Anora Mahmudova and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The U.S. stock market gained, pushing the Dow Jones Industrial Average above 17,000 on Monday as investors welcomed better-than-expected earnings from Citigroup Inc. and a flurry of mergers and acquisitions.
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