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2014/11/20
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Small stocks rallied; Russell 2000 gains 1.1% NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The U.S. stock market finished Thursday's mostly subdued trading session slightly higher.
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2014/10/21
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks rose sharply on Tuesday morning, boosted by upbeat earnings from Apple, Inc. as well as hopes of further stimulus from the European Central Bank.
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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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2014/11/20
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch European PMI data was weakest in 16 months NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks shook off early gloom and moved decidedly higher on Thursday, led by gains in retail and energy sector stocks.
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2014/11/19
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch FOMC minutes reveal that Fed plans to hikes rates in 2015 NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- After an initial positive jolt, U.S.have pulled back in the wake of the latest minutes from last month's meeting of the Federal Open Market Committee.
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2014/11/18
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Grantham: Another 10% run and then S&P will crash NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures traded in a narrow range, switching between small gains and losses on Tuesday, as market reaction to inflation data, as well as news of a snap election in Japan and better-than-expected data from Germany, has been largely muted.
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2014/12/2
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Dow scores 32nd record close of 2014 NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks closed higher on Tuesday, led by energy stocks as they shrugged off a decline in crude oil futures to rally back from their prior-day drubbing.
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2014/12/1
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Weak Black Friday sales could hit retailers NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks fell sharply on Monday, as investors returned from holidays to a batch of depressing economic news from China and turbulence in the oil and metals markets.
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2014/10/15
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- Selling pressure intensified on Wall Street Wednesday, as the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell more than 400 points at one point and U.S. stock benchmarks sank to multi-month lows.
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2014/10/20
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. equity investors began the week on an optimistic, albeit cautious, note on Monday, with gains in broader markets led by defensive sectors such as consumer staples and utilities.
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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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2014/11/10
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The U.S. stock market began the week on a cautious note, as prices on the main benchmarks opened mostly unchanged on Monday.
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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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2014/10/8
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The U.S. stock market managed a modest rally on Wednesday, a day after a bout of heavy selling drove the main benchmark down nearly 4% from its peak reached just last month.
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2014/10/8
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The U.S. stocks were wavering between small gains and minute losses on Wednesday, a day after a bout of heavy selling drove the main benchmark down nearly 4% from its peak reached just last month.
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2014/10/1
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock investors turned away from stocks on Wednesday and piled into safe havens such as Treasurys, sending the main benchmarks sharply lower.
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2014/9/17
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch)--The U.S. stock market closed slightly higher Wednesday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average reaching a record high.
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2014/9/17
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks extended early gains after an anxious day of trading ahead of the closely-watched Federal Open Market Committee meeting.
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2014/9/17
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The U.S. stock market moved higher on Wednesday, building on the biggest one-day gain in four weeks during the previous session and sending the Dow Jones Industrial Average to intraday record high.
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2014/9/17
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock market futures were flat after a brief surge on Wednesday, as investors reacted to an unexpected drop in consumer price index--a key inflation measure.
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2014/9/16
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The U .S. equity market ended Tuesday's session higher, sending the Dow Jones Industrial Average to an intraday record high, while the S&P 500 recorded its biggest one-day gain in 4 weeks.
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2014/9/16
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The U .S. equity market rallied in early afternoon Tuesday, driven by big gains in energy sector stocks, as investors turned modestly optimistic ahead of the key Federal Reserve meeting.
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2014/9/16
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The U .S. equity market vacillated in and out of positive territory on Tuesday as investors awaited signals from the Fed about its future monetary leaning.
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2014/10/8
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks jumped to session highs, sending the Dow Jones Industrial Average 200 points higher after minutes released from the Federal Open Markets Committee meeting reaffirmed the central bank's intention to be prudent in its plans to eventually hike rates.
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2014/11/26
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Jobless claims spike, consumer sentiment dips in November NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks were virtually unchanged, albeit modestly higher, on Wednesday as investors assessed a deluge of weaker-than-expected economic data ahead of Thanksgiving.
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2014/9/19
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch)--U.S. stocks ended Friday's volatile session mixed, but the Dow Jones Industrial Average eked out a gain and closed at a record high.
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2014/9/19
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch)--U.S. stocks retreated from record highs on Friday, with falls in tech companies weighing on the Nasdaq Composite.
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2014/9/19
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The U.S. stock market moved higher on Friday, sending the S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrial Average to a fresh intraday record.
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2014/9/19
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The U.S. stock market moved higher on Friday, sending the S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrial Average to a fresh intraday record.
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2014/9/19
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures pushed higher on Friday, ahead of one of the world's biggest initial public offerings ever, and as two major risk factors this week -- Scotland and the Federal Open Market Committee meeting -- proved to be no hindrance to markets.
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