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Stocks Indexes Slide Following Gloomy IMF Forecast
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are sliding following another weak forecast of global economic growth and poor expectations for U.S. corporate earnings
The Dow Jones industrial average was off 101 points at 13,482 at midday Tuesday.
The Standard & Poor's 500 index lost 13 points to 1,443 and…
U.S. Stock Futures Up Slightly
NEW YORK (AP) — Wall Street appears headed for a subdued opening, as the absence of stimulus action by central banks in the U.S. and China dismays investors while the German economy shows signs of weakening.
Dow Jones industrial average futures are up 15 points to 13,171...
US Stocks Plummet As Outlook In Europe Dims
U.S. stocks are opening sharply lower as concerns about the stability of Europe's financial system return to the fore.
The European Union's government said early Wednesday that confidence across that continent fell sharply this month...
Stocks Gain On Wall St.; Facebook Falls
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are rising, shaking off their worst weekly performance since November, as investors latched on to a relatively optimistic report from economists.
The Dow Jones industrial average is up 78 points to 12,448 after six days of losses...
Stocks Fall As Greece Continues To Struggle
U. S. stocks are plunging as a rising wave of political uncertainty rocks Europe and spreads through global financial markets.
European stocks fell sharply Tuesday as newly-elected Greek politicians appeared unable to form a coalition government...
Stocks Flat On Mixed News
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks were trading flat on Wall Street as investors weighed stronger corporate earnings against disappointing economic reports.
The Dow Jones industrial average rose 3.5 points to 13,066 shortly before noon Thursday...
Stocks Continue To Spiral Down
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are sliding on disappointing news about the U.S. economy, extending a losing streak that could turn into the year's longest so far.
The Dow Jones industrial average is down 88 points to 12,842 at midday. The broader Standard & Poor's 500 is down 10 point…
U.S. Stocks Down On Europe Worries
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks dropped and yields for ultra-safe U.S. government debt fell to their lowest level this year Monday while financial markets around the world waited for Greece to nail down a deal to reduce its crushing debt.
Greece and the investors who bought its national bonds were close…
Stocks Edge Higher On Hopes For IMF Cash Boost
NEW YORK (AP) — Wall Street edged higher Wednesday following reports that the International Monetary Fund could get more cash to help countries struggling to manage their debt.
Stocks got another push from a surprisingly strong report on the housing market...
Stocks Rise As Unemployment Claims Remain Modest
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks rose Thursday after the government reported that the number of claims for unemployment benefits remained at a level consistent with modest job growth. Contracts to buy homes rose to the highest level in a year and a half...

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