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With the Dow and S&P closing modestly higher, Wall Street was keen to hear the latest numbers from Intel after hours hoping they showed signs of economic improvement.
The S&P edged higher on Thursday with investors rotating into beaten down energy names and financials and out of consumer staples and pharma.
Stock futures are up modestly on better-than-expected jobless claims data and Alcoa’s smaller-than-expected loss.
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With one day left in the quarter, the Dow and S&P ended in positive territory as fund managers snapped up winners in an attempt to embellish their portfolios.
The Dow and S&P 500 rallied Thursday after Ben Bernanke withstood congressional questioning without problems.
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Stocks advanced Thursday, but ended well off their earlier highs, amid weakness in techs and consumer discretionary as oil topped $73 a barrel.
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The bulls took charge of Tuesday’s trading and sent stocks more than 2 higher. The market's gains came after four straight days of losses.
Stocks barreled higher Tuesday as consumer confidence hit its highest level in eight months and a broker upgrade on Apple buoyed the Nasdaq.
Stocks recovered from a lower start Tuesday as consumer confidence hit its highest level in eight months and a broker upgrade on Apple buoyed the Nasdaq.
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According to the Washington Post, the U.S. is preparing to steer GM into bankruptcy next week, but other sources say they have no plan to do so-next week.
Markets head into the last session before the three-day Memorial Day weekend, with a wary eye on the dollar and interest rates.
The Dow closed lower on Thursday largely due to word that S&P had threatened to strip Great Britain of its triple-A credit rating. Is the US next?
Gap reported its first-quarter profit fell almost 14 percent as the apparel chain faces sluggish consumer demand during the recession, but the results narrowly beat estimates.
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