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Tokyo Stocks Flat, Dollar Up

Posted June 20th, 2011 at 5:15 am (UTC-5)
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Japanese share prices ended slightly higher Monday, while the dollar edged up against the yen. Tokyo’s Nikkei index rose a fraction of a percent to close at 9,354. In currency trading, the dollar was selling at 80.26 yen, up two-tenths of a yen from late Friday. Gold was trading at $1,537.65 an ounce.

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Tokyo Stocks, Dollar Flat

Posted June 20th, 2011 at 3:05 am (UTC-5)
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Japanese share prices ended slightly higher Monday, while the dollar edged up against the yen. Tokyo’s Nikkei index rose a fraction of a percent to close at 9,354. In currency trading, the dollar was selling at 80.18 yen, up a tenth of a yen from late Friday. The Taipei market fell 1.2 percent to close […]

US Stock Indexes Finish Mixed Friday

Posted June 17th, 2011 at 4:30 pm (UTC-5)
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Major U.S. stock market indexes finished mixed in Friday’s trading. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose nearly four tenths of one percent to finish at 12,004, while the S&P 500 increased three-tenths of a percent to end the day at 1,272. The NASDAQ fell nearly three-tenths of a percent to finish at 2,616. European stock […]

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US, European Stocks Edge Higher

Posted June 17th, 2011 at 12:35 pm (UTC-5)
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The major U.S. stock market indexes posted gains in Friday’s midday trading. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose six-tenths of one percent, while the S&P 500 rose almost six-tenths of a percent. The NASDAQ gained almost three-tenths of a percent. European stock prices closed higher. London’s Financial Times index gained three-tenths of a percent to […]

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US Stocks Rise at Open

Posted June 17th, 2011 at 10:00 am (UTC-5)
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The major U.S. stock market indexes pushed higher at the start of Friday’s trading. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose almost seven-tenths of one percent, while the S&P 500 and the NASDAQ both gained about three-quarters of a percent. European stock prices also gained in afternoon trading. London’s Financial Times index was up one-third of […]

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European Stocks Higher in Midday Trading

Posted June 17th, 2011 at 7:50 am (UTC-5)
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European stock prices are higher in midday trading Friday. London’s Financial Times index is up just over one-quarter of one percent. The CAC-40 in Paris is up slightly over one percent, and trading on the DAX index in Frankfurt is up more than one percent. In New York, the S&P futures contract is up 10 […]

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Japan’s Nikkei Falls Again

Posted June 17th, 2011 at 5:40 am (UTC-5)
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Japanese markets closed lower Friday, while the U.S. dollar is lower against the Japanese yen. Tokyo’s Nikkei index dropped more than one-half of one percent to finish at 9,351. In currency trading, the dollar was selling at 80.37, a loss of just over one-quarter of a yen from Thursday. Gold is trading at $1,525.78 an […]

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Japan’s Nikkei Falls Again

Posted June 17th, 2011 at 2:35 am (UTC-5)
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Japanese markets closed lower Friday, while the U.S. dollar is unchanged against the Japanese yen. Tokyo’s Nikkei index dropped more than one-half of one percent to finish at 9,351. In currency trading, the dollar was selling at 80.63 yen. The Taipei market finished the day’s trading at 8,636, a loss of nearly one-quarter of one […]

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Mixed Close for Major US Stocks

Posted June 16th, 2011 at 4:35 pm (UTC-5)
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The major U.S. stock indexes were mixed at the close of Thursday’s trading. The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained a half-percent to end at 11,962. The S&P 500 Index rose two-tenths of a percent to close at 1,268. And the NASDAQ fell almost three-tenths of a percent to end at 2,624. European stock prices closed […]

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US Stocks Push Higher

Posted June 16th, 2011 at 12:25 pm (UTC-5)
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The major U.S. stock indexes posted slight gains in Thursday’s midday trading, following reports on jobless claims and the housing market. The Dow Jones Industrial Average edged up six-tenths of one percent. The S&P 500 Index rose almost half a percent. And the NASDAQ gained one-quarter of a percent. European stock prices closed lower. London’s […]

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