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European stocks closed the first session of the new year strong, hitting a six-year high in the first day of trading in 2007.
All the major market indexes finished lower for the day. Volume is likely to be light on Friday ahead of the Christmas holiday.
Denny Strigl, currently the president of Verizon Wireless, a joint venture co-owned with Vodafone, will report directly to the chief executive officer.
Stocks closed higher following mostly positive news about the U.S. economy and gains from several major blue-chip companies.