Daily Market Wrap: July 18, 2012

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July 18, 2012 AT 9:04 PM
The Federal Reserve's latest Beige Book report didn't do much to move the markets, which held onto their gains from earlier in the day. On the economic front, the Commerce Department is reporting a 6.9 percent increase in housing starts in June, to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 760,000 units.