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European and US stocks pummelled

The Dow Jones was down by 2.6 percent at the close of Wall Street on Friday after European shares fell to their lowest since December 2014. Nervous

The Dow Jones was down by 2.6 percent at the close of Wall Street on Friday after European shares fell to their lowest since December 2014. Nervous

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Tumbling oil prices send markets into a spin

The Dow Jones was down by more than 2 % at the close of Wall Street on Wednesday along with poor showings on most indexes after a day in which the

The Dow Jones was down by more than 2 % at the close of Wall Street on Wednesday along with poor showings on most indexes after a day in which the

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Dow Jones hits first record high of 2014

There were celebrations on Wall Street on Wednesday as the Dow Jones index closed at its first record high of 2014. Investors had apparently

There were celebrations on Wall Street on Wednesday as the Dow Jones index closed at its first record high of 2014. Investors had apparently

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Record high for US stocks, Dow Jones hits highest-ever close

US equity indices extended all-time highs on Thursday, December 26. The Dow Jones Industrial Average finished at a record high for the sixth

US equity indices extended all-time highs on Thursday, December 26. The Dow Jones Industrial Average finished at a record high for the sixth

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Countdown to Twitter share sale

The financial world is braced for the next big social networking share sale. Twitter is set to start trading on Thursday on Wall Street. The

The financial world is braced for the next big social networking share sale. Twitter is set to start trading on Thursday on Wall Street. The

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Investors all a Twitter means higher share price

Signaling that there is strong demand among investors for its shares, Twitter has raised the price range. Wary of overpricing the stock – as

Signaling that there is strong demand among investors for its shares, Twitter has raised the price range. Wary of overpricing the stock – as

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DowJones closes at another record high

The Dow Jones index has extended its record-breaking run by closing modestly higher but still at another record. The index rose 42.47 points to

The Dow Jones index has extended its record-breaking run by closing modestly higher but still at another record. The index rose 42.47 points to

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Dow Jones at historic high

The Dow Jones Industrial Average hit an all time record as soon as the opening bell rang at the New York stock exchange on Wednesday. The rally

The Dow Jones Industrial Average hit an all time record as soon as the opening bell rang at the New York stock exchange on Wednesday. The rally

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Tuesday 28th July

European shares finished sharply lower after a day of choppy trading. Indexes slumped after new figures showed a drop in US consumer confidence

European shares finished sharply lower after a day of choppy trading. Indexes slumped after new figures showed a drop in US consumer confidence

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Friday 24th July

European stocks fluctuated during the day and finished slightly down snapping a nine session winning streak. Of the region’s biggest bourses

European stocks fluctuated during the day and finished slightly down snapping a nine session winning streak. Of the region’s biggest bourses

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Tuesday 21st July

European shares finished ahead for the seventh straight session but did trim their gains near the end of trading. The biggest gainers were

European shares finished ahead for the seventh straight session but did trim their gains near the end of trading. The biggest gainers were

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Wednesday 15th July

European finished up for the third straight session hitting a two-week high. Banks were the top gainers, including HSBC, Barclays, Lloyds Banking

European finished up for the third straight session hitting a two-week high. Banks were the top gainers, including HSBC, Barclays, Lloyds Banking

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Obama's bank plan falls flat on Wall Street

International markets have reacted badly to a US bank bail-out proposal worth more than a trillion euros. The Dow Jones closed 4.6 percent down last

International markets have reacted badly to a US bank bail-out proposal worth more than a trillion euros. The Dow Jones closed 4.6 percent down last

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Gloomy US economic data prompts markets downturn

US manufacturing output dropped to its lowest level since the 1981-82 recession in November, according to figures released today. The news comes as

US manufacturing output dropped to its lowest level since the 1981-82 recession in November, according to figures released today. The news comes as