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Wall Street ends up, posts third week of gains

By Caroline Valetkevitch NEW YORK (Reuters) – The Dow and S&P 500 ended at record highs on Friday, and stocks posted a third consecutive week of gains as a rise in Google and other technology shares offset a slide in energy stocks. Continue reading

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MARKET COMMENT: HSBC Flat After 8-Day Run; 1Q13 Results Awaited

HSBC (0005.HK) is flat at HK$86.05, taking a breather after an eight-session 7.5% winning streak, and ahead of its 1Q13 results expected after Tuesday’s market close. Continue reading

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Politician Pushing Anti-Swatting Bill … SWATTED

It seems the swatters have a flair for irony — and a vindictive streak … their latest victim is the California state senator gunning to shut them down … Continue reading

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ASIA MARKETS: Japan, Australia Stocks Rebound, Leading Asia

Most Asian stocks advanced Wednesday as a higher finish for U.S. equities and gold prices encouraged buyers, and with Japanese shares rebounding after a three-day losing streak as the yen weakened. Continue reading

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MARKET COMMENT: HSI May Rise; Poised To Regain Some Ground-Phillip

The HSI may string together a three-day winning streak, which would be the first time since early February, taking cues from U.S. stocks, with the S&P’s 500-stock index closing within a hair of its all-time high Continue reading

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MARKET COMMENT: HSI +0.7%; 22600 Caps S/T Upside – Prudential

The HSI is up 0.7% at 22,469.87, stringing together a 3-day 1.6% winning streak. Continue reading

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Stocks end higher amid Cyprus deal

Stocks closed higher Friday, rebounding from their biggest drop in nearly a month, as worries over Cyprus diminished and a batch of upbeat earnings reports were released.Still, major averages finished in the red for the week. The Dow snapped a four-week win streak and the S&P 500 logged its second losing week this year.The Dow Jones Industrial Average rallied 90.54 points, or 0.63 percent, to … Continue reading

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US stocks open lower; S&P is near record

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stock markets are opening lower, threatening to end the Dow's winning streak at 10 days Continue reading

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Stocks fall midday; S&P remains near record

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stock markets are lower in midday trading, threatening to end the longest winning streak for the Dow in nearly 17 years. Continue reading

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S&P 500 nears record high; Dow heads for 10th gain

NEW YORK (AP) — Encouraging news from the job market sent the stock market toward two milestones Wednesday: A record high close for the Standard & Poor's 500 index and the longest winning streak for the Dow Jones industrial average in more than 16 years. Continue reading

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