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Stocks declined Wednesday amid profit-taking from the prior session's rally, a sharp drop in crude prices and lingering concerns about credit.
The Dow has given up more than half of yesterday's gain, but much of this is due to the commodity route. The dollar has been rallying two days, giving some hope to those who believe that the dollar's seven year decline is coming to and end.
An early rally fizzled Wednesday amid profit-taking from the prior session's rally and lingering concerns about credit.
Stocks turned mixed Wednesday after an initial jump spurred by news that regulators will provide some much-needed capital relief to Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. Visa shares surged.
Dow Industrials newcomer Bank of America leads the list as the highest current yielder of all 30 Dow stocks. Chevron, the other recent Dow addition enters the list with a 2.7% yield.
Maui is on the verge of becoming first area in the nation to average $4 for a gallon of regular. The average price in Wailuku reached $3.934 on Thursday, the highest price in AAA's Daily Fuel Gauge Report.
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Chevron, the No. 2 U.S. oil company, said Tuesday on Tuesday said it expects its oil and gas reserves to grow about 5 percent over the next three years, but the growth won't quite offset the 7 percent drop the second-largest U.S. oil company reported in 2007.
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Stocks were mostly lower Friday as a second straight drop in nonfarm payrolls and hopes that the worst is over tugged the market in both directions.
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Stocks clawed their way back to close higher Wednesday after a rollercoaster day of trading loaded with news.
Stocks pulled back in afternoon trading Wednesday, led by financials, as news on Ambac trickled out.
Stocks declined Tuesday, with financials taking a beating after news of more fallout from the subprime mess at Citigroup. Energy stocks also fell as oil prices receded.
Stocks declined Tuesday after dismal corporate news about Intel and Citigroup.
Stocks recovered from earlier losses to finish flat Monday in a volatile session riddled with weak economic data, big auto-sales declines and concerns about more fallout from the housing slump.
Stocks turned mixed Monday after Ford turned in better-than-expected sales results and announced layoffs.
Wall Street looks set to start the week in negative territory as stock index futures pointed lower on renewed fears for the fate of the economy.