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People walk past an electronic stock board showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index at a securities firm in Tokyo, Thursday, March 1, 2018. Asian shares were mostly lower Thursday as sentiments got dragged down by a slide on Wall Street. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)
March 01, 2018 - 3:38 am
TOKYO (AP) — Global shares were mixed Thursday as sentiment was being dragged down by a slide on Wall Street, but Chinese benchmarks rose on optimism for growth. KEEPING SCORE: France's CAC 40 dipped 0.2 percent in early trading to 5,311.47, while Germany's DAX slipped 0.5 percent to 12,379.95...
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People walk past an electronic stock board showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index at a securities firm in Tokyo, Thursday, March 1, 2018. Asian shares were mostly lower Thursday as sentiments got dragged down by a slide on Wall Street. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)
March 01, 2018 - 2:23 am
TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mixed Thursday as sentiments got initially dragged down by a slide on Wall Street, but Chinese benchmarks later recovered on optimism for growth. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 lost 1.6 percent to finish at 21,724.47. Australia's S&P/ASX 200 shed 0.7...
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People walk past an electronic stock board showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index at a securities firm in Tokyo, Thursday, March 1, 2018. Asian shares were mostly lower Thursday as sentiments got dragged down by a slide on Wall Street. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)
February 28, 2018 - 10:24 pm
TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mostly lower Thursday as sentiments got dragged down by a slide on Wall Street. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 lost 1.6 percent in early trading to 21,726.26. Australia's S&P/ASX 200 shed 0.9 percent to 5,962.90. Hong Kong's Hang Seng lost 0.4 percent...
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FILE- This Oct. 2, 2014, file photo shows the Wall Street subway stop on Broadway in New York's Financial District. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EST on Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
February 28, 2018 - 9:52 pm
TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mostly lower Thursday as sentiments got dragged down by a slide on Wall Street. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 lost 1.6 percent in early trading to 21,726.26. Australia's S&P/ASX 200 shed 0.9 percent to 5,962.90. Hong Kong's Hang Seng lost 0.4 percent...
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FILE- This Oct. 2, 2014, file photo shows the Wall Street subway stop on Broadway in New York's Financial District. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EST on Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
February 28, 2018 - 4:48 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks sank again on Wednesday and cemented February as the worst month for the market in two years. Not only was the month's loss sharp, at 3.9 percent for the Standard & Poor's 500 index, it was also the first in a long time. S&P 500 index funds snapped a record-...
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FILE- This Oct. 2, 2014, file photo shows the Wall Street subway stop on Broadway in New York's Financial District. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EST on Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
February 28, 2018 - 3:34 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks wavered Wednesday, and the Standard & Poor's 500 index was on track to snap its longest-ever streak for positive monthly returns. February is shaping up to be the worst month in two years for the index after worries about rising inflation and rates sparked a sell-off...
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FILE- This Oct. 2, 2014, file photo shows the Wall Street subway stop on Broadway in New York's Financial District. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EST on Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
February 28, 2018 - 11:35 am
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stock indexes were listless in midday trading Wednesday, after earlier gains mostly evaporated, and the Standard & Poor's 500 was on track to close out February with a loss. It would be just the second down month for the index in the last two years, when dividends are...
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FILE- This Oct. 2, 2014, file photo shows the Wall Street subway stop on Broadway in New York's Financial District. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EST on Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
February 28, 2018 - 11:33 am
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stock indexes were listless in midday trading Tuesday, after earlier gains mostly evaporated, and the Standard & Poor's 500 was on track to close out February with a loss. It would be just the second down month for the index in the last two years, when dividends are...
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FILE- This Oct. 2, 2014, file photo shows the Wall Street subway stop on Broadway in New York's Financial District. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EST on Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
February 28, 2018 - 11:07 am
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stock indexes inched higher Tuesday and clawed back a bit of their sharp losses from the prior day, when speculation about a more aggressive Federal Reserve rattled markets. Treasury yields dipped modestly, which helped support stocks. The Standard & Poor's 500 index,...
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FILE- This Oct. 2, 2014, file photo shows the Wall Street subway stop on Broadway in New York's Financial District. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EST on Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
February 28, 2018 - 10:16 am
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks rose in early trading on Wednesday to claw back some of their sharp losses from the prior day, when speculation about a more aggressive Federal Reserve rattled markets. Treasury yields dipped modestly, which helped support stocks. KEEPING SCORE: The Standard & Poor's...
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