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New Record Highs for the Dow, S&P 500

Spread betting markets are still caught in a one-way trend as stock markets in most regions of the world finished the week with another strong performance.
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Stocks Fall Ahead of Federal Reserve Meeting

Stock markets closed lower into the end of the week, as a reversal in sentiment is leading investors to pull their long positions before next week’s very important monetary policy […]
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Stock Markets Rise on Higher Earnings

Stock markets closed higher for the week, as corporate earnings continue to beat analyst estimates and investor sentiment was supported by global macro data. The S&P 500 was higher by 1% for the week, even with the negative close into the close on Friday. Friday’s performance was the first downside close in 5 days, as investors took profits after the previous rally and took advantage
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Stock Markets Higher | Spread Betting Review

The S&P 500 was higher along with most of the major global stock indices as investor confidence continues to be supported by central bank policies in the US, Europe and Japan. The fact that the optimism continues is somewhat surprising, given the fact that we are seeing some discouraging economic in many central regions of the world
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Non Farm Payrolls Strong Enough to Keep Stocks Supported

Global stock markets had a strong close to the week, with the Dow Jones overcoming the closely-watched 14,000 level for the first time in more than 5 years. Optimism in […]
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Debt Ceiling Agreements and Strong Corporate Earnings Send Stocks Higher

Stock markets showed broad weakness into the end of the last full trading week of the year as market brace for the ending result of the US Fiscal Cliff negotiations.
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Stocks Higher on Budget Talks and Strong Cyber Monday Sales

Weekly gains in tech stocks, as online shopping this holiday season rose by a massive 17% during the much-discussed Cyber Monday, marking the initial period of pre-Christmas retail sales.
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Stock Markets Post Strongest Rally Since June on US Budget Confidence

Most equity markets were propelled higher into the close of the week as news headlines centered on the comments made by US President Obama, which suggested that an agreement will be reached with respect to the US budget, and that the negative ramifications of the Fiscal Cliff will be largely avoided.
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Stocks Helped Higher by Stronger Employment Data

Equity markets were higher to close the week after economic reports showed strength in the US employment markets and the European Central Bank (ECB) announced its willingness to enact government bond buying programs in order to support regional growth prospects
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