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Wall St drops 3 percent on trade and economic worries

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., December 3, 2018. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid NEW YORK (Reuters) – Wall Street tumbled more than 3 percent on Tuesday, led lower by bank and industrial shares, as the U.S. bond market sent unsettling signs about economic growth and investors worried anew about global trade. The ...

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Southampton 2-2 Manchester United: Romelu Lukaku scores in St Mary’s draw

Romelu Lukaku ended a 981-minute wait for a goal for Manchester United with his first-half strike Manchester United recovered from a terrible start but were still held to a disappointing draw in another unconvincing display at struggling Southampton. Jose Mourinho’s side were facing an embarrassing defeat early on as the Saints went into a 2-0 lead inside the opening 20 ...

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Wall St. ends last day of haunted October in the black

NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. stocks rebounded for a second day on Wednesday as investors snapped up beaten-down technology and internet favorites and strong company results lifted spirits, even as the S&P 500 closed out its worst month in seven years. The S&P 500 lost 6.9 percent in October, while the Nasdaq shed 9.2 percent, its biggest monthly loss since ...

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Wall St falls after earnings disappointments, but off day’s lows

NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. stocks were lower on Friday afternoon following a slew of high-profile earnings disappointments, but indexes were off the day’s lows and the S&P 500 eased off correction levels. Data earlier in the day showed the U.S. economy continued to grow at a healthy pace, offering some support. U.S. gross domestic product growth slowed less than ...

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Wall St sinks as Amazon, Alphabet earnings spark growth concerns

(Reuters) – U.S. stocks plunged on Friday as grim earnings reports from Amazon and Alphabet rekindled a rush to dump technology and high-growth stocks, but data showing economic growth in the last quarter slowed less than expected provided some relief. FILE PHOTO – Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., October ...

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Wall St. rebounds after upbeat earnings, bargain hunting

NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. stocks jumped on Thursday, giving the Nasdaq its biggest daily gain since March, as Microsoft’s upbeat earnings spurred a rebound in technology names and investors snapped up oversold shares. The Nasdaq rose 3 percent, a day after it confirmed a correction and registered its biggest decline since 2011. The Dow and S&P 500 both moved ...

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Asia stumbles again despite Wall St. bounce amid growth, earnings fears

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Asian shares slipped again on Friday morning, deepening this week’s markets rout, after disappointing results from Alphabet Inc and Amazon.com heightened concerns over the outlook for U.S. corporate earnings, global trade and economic growth. A man stands in front of an electronic board showing Japan’s Nikkei average outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan, October 25, 2018. REUTERS/Kim ...

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Asian shares struggle to shake off rout despite Wall St. bounce

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Asian shares wobbled in early Friday trade, struggling to shake off the previous day’s global markets rout, after weak results from tech giants Alphabet Inc and Amazon.com heightened concerns over world trade and economic growth. A man stands in front of an electronic board showing Japan’s Nikkei average outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan, October 25, 2018. ...

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