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Men walk past an electronic stock board showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index at a securities firm in Tokyo Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018. Share prices were mostly lower in Asia on Wednesday despite Wall Street’s extended winning streak. Chinese shares were buoyed by surging oil prices. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)
January 10, 2018 - 4:09 am
TOKYO (AP) — Share prices were mostly lower in Europe and Asia on Wednesday as the afterglow from Wall Street's extended winning streak faded. KEEPING SCORE: Germany's DAX slipped 0.4 percent to 13,338.59 and the CAC 40 in France shed 0.2 percent to 5,512.71. Britain's FTSE 100 bucked the losing...
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Men walk past an electronic stock board showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index at a securities firm in Tokyo Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018. Share prices were mostly lower in Asia on Wednesday despite Wall Street’s extended winning streak. Chinese shares were buoyed by surging oil prices. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)
January 10, 2018 - 1:06 am
TOKYO (AP) — Share prices were mostly lower in Asia on Wednesday as the afterglow from Wall Street's extended winning streak faded. Chinese shares were buoyed by surging oil prices. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei 225 index lost 0.3 percent to 23,788.20 and the Kospi in South Korea lost 0.3 percent...
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Men walk past an electronic stock board showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index at a securities firm in Tokyo Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018. Share prices were mostly lower in Asia on Wednesday despite Wall Street’s extended winning streak. Chinese shares were buoyed by surging oil prices. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)
January 09, 2018 - 11:16 pm
TOKYO (AP) — Share prices were mostly lower in Asia on Wednesday despite Wall Street's extended winning streak. Chinese shares were buoyed by surging oil prices. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei 225 index lost 0.1 percent to 23,816.31 and the Kospi in South Korea lost 0.3 percent to 2,502.72...
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Specialist Peter Mazza, left, and trader Tommy Kalikas work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018. Stocks are opening higher on Wall Street, led by gains in health care and financial companies. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
January 09, 2018 - 1:14 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks around the world keep climbing in the new year, and the Standard & Poor's 500 index added to its record high as calm continues to reign over markets. Banks and health care stocks led the way. Their gains overshadowed weakness in telecoms and other dividend-paying stocks,...
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FILE - This Monday, Aug. 24, 2015, file photo shows the New York Stock Exchange. U.S. stocks are mixed, Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018, as technology and consumer-focused companies rise but consumer goods makers like Johnson & Johnson take losses. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)
January 09, 2018 - 10:56 am
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stock indexes held close to their record levels on Tuesday, and the Standard & Poor's 500 edged higher as calm continues to reign over markets around the world. Rising health care stocks helped to overshadow weakness for telecoms and other dividend-paying stocks, which fell...
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A man fastens his shoelaces as he walks past an electronic stock board showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index at a securities firm in Tokyo Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018. Asian shares rose Tuesday, cheered by the upbeat mood on Wall Street and hopes for U.S. economic growth. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)
January 09, 2018 - 8:20 am
LONDON (AP) — Global stock markets remained solid Tuesday as investor sentiment continued to be buoyed by solid economic news in the run-up to the start of the U.S. quarterly corporate results season. KEEPING SCORE: In Europe, France's CAC 40 rose 0.6 percent to 5,518 while the FTSE 100 index of...
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A man fastens his shoelaces as he walks past an electronic stock board showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index at a securities firm in Tokyo Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018. Asian shares rose Tuesday, cheered by the upbeat mood on Wall Street and hopes for U.S. economic growth. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)
January 09, 2018 - 3:44 am
TOKYO (AP) — Global shares were mostly higher on Tuesday, cheered by the upbeat mood on Wall Street and hopes for a robust U.S. economy. KEEPING SCORE: France's CAC 40 climbed 0.3 percent to 5,504.55, while Germany's DAX gained 0.1 percent to 13,387.07 in early trading. Britain's FTSE 100 was up 0...
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FILE - This Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014, file photo, shows the facade of the New York Stock Exchange. U.S. stock indexes took a small step back from their record levels on Monday, Jan. 8, 2018, as their momentum slowed following a torrid start to the year. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
January 08, 2018 - 2:44 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stock indexes shook off a short-lived bout of weakness and held at record levels in Monday afternoon trading. The Standard & Poor's 500 index dipped at the start of trading and appeared to be on pace for its first down day of the year. But strengthening gains for utilities...
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FILE - This Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014, file photo, shows the facade of the New York Stock Exchange. U.S. stock indexes took a small step back from their record levels on Monday, Jan. 8, 2018, as their momentum slowed following a torrid start to the year. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
January 08, 2018 - 10:42 am
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stock indexes held close to their record levels on Monday, as their momentum slowed following a torrid start to the year. Losses for health care and financial stocks helped to overshadow gains for utility stocks and other areas of the market that do well when interest rates...
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FILE - This Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014, file photo, shows the facade of the New York Stock Exchange. U.S. stock indexes took a small step back from their record levels on Monday, Jan. 8, 2018, as their momentum slowed following a torrid start to the year. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
January 08, 2018 - 10:08 am
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stock indexes took a small step back from their record levels on Monday, as their momentum slowed following a torrid start to the year. Losses for health care and financial stocks helped to overshadow a surge for retailers, which jumped after several boasted of strong results...
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