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  • Weak earnings, Ukraine tensions weigh on stocks

    NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are closing lower as U.S. companies turn in mixed quarterly results and as investors worry about tensions with Russia over the downed airliner in Ukraine. Hasbro fell 3 percent Monday after the toy maker reported second-quarter earnings and revenue that fell short of...

  • Dow at 17,000 --- but you're not invited

    The stock market reached a record high last week, closing over 17,000 for the first time. Good news, of course. As President John F. Kennedy famously said, "A rising tide lifts all boats." But it sure helps if you own a boat.

  • Stocks slip, pulling Dow back near 17,000

    NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are closing slightly lower after hitting their latest record highs last week. The Dow Jones industrial average fell 44 points, or 0.3 percent, to 17,024 Monday. It closed above 17,000 for the first time last Thursday. The Standard & Poor's 500 slipped seven...

  • A look at the Dow's 1,000-point milestones

    The Dow Jones industrial average punched through 17,000 for the first time on Friday following good news on the U.S. job market. The index has soared past some big, round-number milestones in recent years. Here's when the Dow has crossed 1,000-point milestones. Nov. 21, 2013 - 16,000: The Dow...

  • Stocks notch tiny gains, but still end week lower

    NEW YORK (AP) — Summertime settled into Wall Street on Friday as major stock indexes drifted slightly higher going into the weekend. The listless day of trading left the stock market with a tiny loss for the week, its second this month. A handful of corporate results drove trading in some big...

  • Stocks slip below records; FMC falls

    NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks fell for the first time in seven days, ending a run that had pushed the indexes to all-time highs, as investors assessed corporate news. Chemical company FMC fell the most in the Standard & Poor's 500 index after cutting its earnings forecast for the second quarter due...



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