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Wall Street regains momentum on bank, tech stocks rally; VMW, JPM surge

 Wall Street regains momentum on bank, tech stocks rally; VMW, JPM surge

US stocks closed higher on Monday, May 23, lifted by gains in mega-cap technology and bank shares following eight straight weekly declines of the indices, the longest streak since the 2001 dot com bubble. The S&P 500 was up 1.86% to 3,973.75. Th...

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Wall Street closes higher on jobs report, yields rise; PLD, AMT gain

Wall Street closes higher on jobs report, yields rise; PLD, AMT gain

Wall Street’s main indices closed higher on Friday, April 1, lifted by utility and material stocks after new economic data showed US unemployment rate fell close to the pre-pandemic level. The S&P 500 rose 0.34% to 4545.86. The Dow Jones g...

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UK stock market rebounds, FTSE 100 up by 0.23%

UK stock market rebounds, FTSE 100 up by 0.23%

UK Market News: The UK stocks made a comeback on Friday after declining in the previous session. The blue-chip FTSE100 index traded in the positive territory with around a quarter percent gain. Stocks like Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc (3.50%), Next Pl...

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US stocks slip on mixed global cues; AMZN, HD fall sharply

US stocks slip on mixed global cues; AMZN, HD fall sharply

Benchmark US indices closed lower on Thursday, March 31, dragged down by losses across stock segments as investors held back from risky bets amid supply uncertainties and higher inflation. The S&P 500 fell 1.57% to 4530.41. The Dow Jones decline...

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UK stock market turns lower, overlooks Q4 GDP growth

UK stock market turns lower, overlooks Q4 GDP growth

  UK Market: The UK stock market turned lower on Thursday, with the blue-chip FTSE 100 index dropping around half a per cent, while the mid-cap focused FTSE 250 index also lost over a quarter per cent. The markets overlooked the report of a reb...

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FTSE 100 turns flat, Pearson tanks 7%

FTSE 100 turns flat, Pearson tanks 7%

UK Market: The UK stock market showed a mixed trend on Wednesday, with the blue-chip FTSE 100 index adding 0.19% to its last session gains, while the mid-cap focused FTSE 250 index declined by 0.90%. FTSE 100 index received support from oil and minin...

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US stocks close higher as oil drops; AAPL, MSFT, TSM gain

US stocks close higher as oil drops; AAPL, MSFT, TSM gain

Benchmark US indices closed higher on Tuesday, March 29, boosted by gains in technology, consumer cyclical, and real estate stocks after mixed signals from the economy. The S&P 500 gained 1.23% to 4631.60. The Dow Jones rose 0.97% to 35294.19. T...

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FTSE 100 surges over 1.2% on progress in peace talks

FTSE 100 surges over 1.2% on progress in peace talks

  UK Market: The UK stock markets went for a rally on Tuesday, reacting to progress in peace talks between Russia and Ukraine. The blue-chip FTSE100 index is up by over 1.2% and at its best levels since mid of February 2022, when the conflict b...

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US stocks close higher on gains from Tesla (TSLA); energy, financial stocks retreat

US stocks close higher on gains from Tesla (TSLA); energy, financial stocks retreat

Benchmark US indices closed higher on Monday, March 28, as Tesla, Inc's (TSLA) sharp gains nullified losses in the financial and energy stocks. The shares of TSLA surged 8.03% in intraday trading after the EV maker said that it would request investor...

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UK stock market moves higher, IAG, EasyJet among top gainers

UK stock market moves higher, IAG, EasyJet among top gainers

UK Market: The UK stock market made a positive start to the new week, with the blue-chip FTSE 100 index gaining 0.30%. Most of the airline stocks like EasyJet Plc (5.54%), Wizz Air Holdings (4.62%), and International Consolidated Airlines Group (3.05...

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Wall Street closes mixed; TLRY, ACB surge on marijuana bill plans

Wall Street closes mixed; TLRY, ACB surge on marijuana bill plans

Dow Jones and S&P 500 rose but stayed near the flatline, and Nasdaq closed in the red on Friday, March 25, dragged down by losses in technology stocks as investors weighed the impact from Europe’s possible energy shortages and the interest ...

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