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Stocks wobbled Friday, a day after the ECB unfurled a large asset-purchase program.
NEW YORK, Jan 23- European stocks hit seven-year highs on Friday, continuing a rally ignited by the European Central Bank's plan for massive regional economic stimuli that also knocked the euro to 11- year lows. The currency has lost more than 7 percent since the start of the year and is on track for its biggest monthly fall since the depths of the financial crisis...
NEW YORK, Jan 23- European stocks hit seven-year highs on Friday, continuing a rally ignited by the European Central Bank's plan for massive regional economic stimuli that also knocked the euro to fresh 11- year lows. Wall Street fell on soft corporate earnings news after the S&P 500 had rallied 1.5 percent on Thursday's $1 trillion bond-buying announcement...
CHICAGO, Jan 23- United Parcel Service Inc on Friday said its fourth-quarter performance was hurt as lackluster holiday demand pushed up costs, and that it will likely raise prices for this year's peak season. In a separate announcement, main rival FedEx reaffirmed its earnings outlook for its fiscal 2015 year ending May 31. During the 2013 peak season UPS and...
Some of Friday's midday movers:
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*Wall St stung by soft corporate earnings. NEW YORK, Jan 23- The European Central Bank's plan to pump out about 1 trillion euros to revive the euro zone economy kept stocks in the region on track for their best week since 2011 but knocked the shared currency to fresh 11- year lows. Oil prices rose on hopes for a boost to global growth from the ECB's move, while the death of...
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*UPS shares fall after outlook, Starbucks up on results. NEW YORK, Jan 23- U.S. stocks fell modestly on Friday, pressured by some disappointing results from major multinational companies which offset optimism triggered by the European Central Bank's recent decision to buy bonds and boost euro zone growth. United Parcel Service Inc gave a fourth-quarter...
CHICAGO, Jan 23- Package delivery company United Parcel Service Inc on Friday said its fourth-quarter performance was hurt by higher-than-expected costs from the U.S. holiday season and that it will implement new pricing strategies during the next peak season. During the 2013 peak season both UPS and main rival FedEx Corp were hit by a late surge in online...