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Markets Right Now: Stocks rise as energy companies surge
June 22nd, 2018  4:14 PM

Energy companies are closing higher along with the price of oil Friday

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Oil prices and energy companies jump as US stocks rise
June 22nd, 2018  11:34 AM

US stocks are rising as energy companies surge with the price of oil as major oil producers agree to produce more oil, a step investors have been expecting

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The Latest: Shares in online retailers fall after tax ruling
June 21st, 2018  3:35 PM

Shares in online retailers dropped, and large chains with more stores traded higher following the Supreme Court sales tax ruling

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US stocks skid as industrials, automakers, tech trade lower
June 21st, 2018  2:08 PM

US stocks are down and European indexes also fell after German automaker Daimler said tariffs by China on US goods will hurt its annual profit

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Markets Right Now: Trade worries send stocks lower
June 21st, 2018  12:05 PM

Stocks are trading lower on Wall Street Thursday as investors again worry about the US-China trade dispute after German automaker Daimler cut its profit forecast because of tariffs

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Markets Right Now: Energy and industrial companies dip
June 21st, 2018  9:52 AM

Stocks are opening lower on Wall Street Thursday as energy companies fall with oil prices and continued trade tensions affect industrial stocks

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Stocks finish mostly higher as tech and media companies lead
June 20th, 2018  4:55 PM

U.S. stocks finish mostly higher as technology companies rise and media companies jump as a new deal between Twenty-First Century Fox and Disney has investors hoping for more media sales

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Markets Right Now: Stocks end mostly higher, though Dow dips
June 20th, 2018  4:18 PM

Stocks are ending mostly higher Wednesday, although the Dow Jones industrials are posting a seventh straight loss

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Tech companies lead US stocks higher as trade fears ease
June 20th, 2018  11:58 AM

US stocks are mostly higher, recovering some of their losses from the day before, while stock indexes overseas are mostly higher as well

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Fed chair signals gradual rate hikes in tame inflation era
June 20th, 2018  10:46 AM

US Fed chairman Powell signals interest rate hikes will remain gradual in an era of tame inflation

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GE to end more than 100-year run on Dow; Walgreens added
June 19th, 2018  7:05 PM

General Electric will be dropped from the Dow Jones industrial average next week, ending the industrial conglomerate's position in the 30-company blue chip index after more than 100 years

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Dow posts 6th loss in row on trade spat; small cos. rally
June 19th, 2018  6:16 PM

US stocks slip and indexes in Europe and Asia took sharp losses as the U.S. and China exchange fresh threats in their dispute over trade

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Markets Right Now: Stocks fall on fresh worries over trade
June 19th, 2018  4:13 PM

Stocks are closing lower Tuesday on fresh worries about a trade dispute between the U.S. and China

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Markets Right Now: Stocks fall on fresh worries over trade
June 19th, 2018  12:13 PM

Stocks are trading lower at midday Tuesday on fresh worries about a trade dispute between the U.S. and China

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Markets Right Now: US stocks to open lower on trade tiff
June 19th, 2018  9:16 AM

Stocks are set for a sharply lower open as tensions over trade between the U.S. and China seem closer to a boil

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US housing starts jumped 5 pct. in May off Midwest building
June 19th, 2018  8:36 AM

US housing starts climbed 5 percent in May to strongest pace since 2007

US housing starts jumped 5 pct. in May off Midwest building
US stocks recovery from sharp early drop and finish mixed
June 18th, 2018  4:47 PM

US stocks end up mixed as health care companies and consumer products makers decline, but energy companies rise along with oil prices and technology companies and small U.S.-focused companies move higher

US stocks recovery from sharp early drop and finish mixed
Markets Right Now: Stocks look to recover from early skid
June 18th, 2018  4:17 PM

Stocks are closing mixed after recovering from early losses, with energy stocks helping the comeback

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Experts say auto tariffs would raise prices, cost jobs
June 18th, 2018  1:31 PM

Experts say Trump's threatened auto tariffs would raise prices, cut sales and would bring industry layoffs

Experts say auto tariffs would raise prices, cost jobs
World markets lower over tariffs, German tensions
June 18th, 2018  5:19 AM

Global stocks are mostly lower on concerns over trade tensions as the U.S. and China scheduled the start of tariffs on each other's goods, and a row over migrants in Germany brewed.

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