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2014/9/19
By Victor Reklaitis, MarketWatch CHICAGO (MarketWatch) -- With all the buzz around index mutual funds and ETFs, you might think that stock picking is totally passé.
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2014/9/19
By Victor Reklaitis, MarketWatch CHICAGO (MarketWatch) -- With all the buzz around index mutual funds and ETFs, you might think that stock picking is totally passé.
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2014/9/19
By Victor Reklaitis, MarketWatch CHICAGO (MarketWatch) -- With all the buzz around index mutual funds and ETFs, you might think that stock picking is totally passé.
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2014/10/6
By Victor Reklaitis, MarketWatch CHICAGO (MarketWatch) -- Here are four key trends in ETF investing, according to experts at the Morningstar ETF Conference that kicked off Wednesday.
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2014/10/6
By Victor Reklaitis, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The stock market is nearing a historically strong period: the six months after mid-term elections.
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2014/10/6
By Victor Reklaitis, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The stock market is nearing a historically strong period: the six months after mid-term elections.
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By Victor Reklaitis, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- From airlines to 21st Century Fox Inc.(NWSA), U.S. companies keep buying back their own shares.
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By Victor Reklaitis, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- WisdomTree's second-quarter earnings report could reflect how players in the maturing ETF industry are acting more like restaurant operators, rather than aggressive movie studios aiming for summer blockbusters, according to one index investing expert.
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By Victor Reklaitis, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch)--Any Twitter campaign runs the risk of getting hijacked by critics, and that certainly happened a little on Sunday for the #OrganicMilkNext social push.
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By Victor Reklaitis, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- Yum Brands Inc. (YUM) lost ground in extended trading Tuesday after its third-quarter results missed Wall Street's expectations.
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By Victor Reklaitis, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- Have Americans become too hooked to their smartphones?
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2014/8/1
By Victor Reklaitis and Anora Mahmudova, MarketWatch U.S. adds 209,000 jobs in July; unemployment rate at 6.2% -Victor Reklaitis; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks on Friday added to the prior session's losses, keeping the Dow industrials on track for their biggest weekly drop in more than six months.
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2014/8/1
By Victor Reklaitis and Anora Mahmudova, MarketWatch U.S. adds 209,000 jobs in July; unemployment rate at 6.2% -Victor Reklaitis; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks on Friday built on the week's losses, leaving the S&P 500 with its biggest weekly drop in two years.
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2014/8/1
By Victor Reklaitis and Anora Mahmudova, MarketWatch U.S. adds 209,000 jobs in July; unemployment rate at 6.2% -Victor Reklaitis; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks on Friday built on the week's losses, leaving the Dow Jones Industrial Average with its biggest weekly drop in more than six months.
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By Victor Reklaitis and Anora Mahmudova, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks tumbled Thursday, giving up all of the prior day's big jump, which was the largest one-day advance of the year.
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By Victor Reklaitis and Anora Mahmudova, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks tumbled Thursday, giving up all of the prior day's big jump, which was the largest one-day advance of the year.
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By Victor Reklaitis and Anora Mahmudova, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks tumbled Thursday, giving up all of the prior day's big jump, which was the largest one-day advance of the year.
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By Victor Reklaitis and Anora Mahmudova, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks tumbled Thursday, giving up all of the prior day's big jump, which was the largest one-day advance of the year.
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By Victor Reklaitis and Anora Mahmudova, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock investors scrambled for the exits on Thursday, sending the Dow Jones Industrial Average down 335 points, its worst one-day point selloff in more than a year.
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By Victor Reklaitis and Anora Mahmudova, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock investors scrambled for the exits on Thursday, sending the Dow Jones Industrial Average down 335 points, its worst one-day point selloff in more than a year.
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2014/8/18
By Victor Reklaitis and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks finished with strong gains Monday, helped by deal news and easing Ukraine-Russia tensions.
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2014/8/18
By Victor Reklaitis and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks on Monday built on last week's advance, helped by deal news and waning Ukraine-Russia tensions.
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2014/8/18
By Victor Reklaitis and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks on Monday built on last week's advance, helped by deal news and waning Ukraine-Russia tensions.
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2014/8/18
By Victor Reklaitis and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks built on last week's advance, helped by waning Ukraine-Russia tensions and deal news.
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2014/8/26
By Victor Reklaitis and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks edged higher Tuesday, with the S&P 500 notching its first-ever finish above the milestone level of 2,000. A stronger-than-expected reading on consumer confidence provided a lift, and investors took a somewhat mixed report on durable-goods orders in stride.
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2014/8/26
By Victor Reklaitis and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks showed modest gains on Tuesday afternoon, with the S&P 500 staying on pace for its first-ever finish above the milestone level of 2,000. A stronger-than-expected reading on consumer confidence provided a lift, and investors took a somewhat mixed report on durable-goods orders in stride.
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2014/8/26
By Victor Reklaitis and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks notched modest gains in early trade Tuesday, with the S&P 500 again pushing above the milestone level of 2,000. The benchmark hit an intraday record after a better-than-expected reading on consumer confidence, and investors took a mixed report on durable-goods orders in stride.
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2014/8/26
By Victor Reklaitis and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures pointed to a slightly higher open Tuesday for Wall Street, but had trimmed some gains after a mixed report on durable-goods orders.
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2014/8/25
By Victor Reklaitis and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The S&P 500 on Monday climbed to a record close just shy of 2,000, as U.S. stocks received a lift from deal activity and hints of more stimulus from the European Central Bank.
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2014/8/25
By Victor Reklaitis and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The S&P 500 popped to an intraday record above the milestone level of 2,000 on Monday, as U.S. stocks received a lift from deal activity and hints of more stimulus from the European Central Bank.
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