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A currency trader watches monitors near screens showing the foreign exchange rates at the foreign exchange dealing room in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, April 26, 2017. Asian stocks marched higher on Wednesday as expectations for the impending tax cuts by U.S. President Donald Trump and the record-breaking gains overnight on Wall Street boosted investor sentiment. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
April 26, 2017 - 3:17 am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Shares rose in Asia on Wednesday after hopes for tax cuts by President Donald Trump drove record-breaking gains overnight on Wall Street. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei 225 jumped 1.1 percent to 19,289.43 and South Korea's Kospi rose 0.5 percent to 2,207.84. Hong Kong's...
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FILE - In this Friday, Nov. 13, 2015, file photo, the American flag flies above the Wall Street entrance to the New York Stock Exchange. U.S. stocks are mixed early Thursday, Jan. 25, 2018, as health care companies including Biogen and Celgene rise, but airlines continue to take steep losses as investors worry about rising costs and the possibility of falling fares. The dollar is weakening further as the U.S. currency remains at three-year lows. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
April 24, 2017 - 4:43 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Vive le rally. U.S. stocks joined a worldwide surge higher Monday after the first round of France's presidential election raised expectations that the European Union will hold together. A candidate seen as pro-business won the most votes Sunday, and many investors expect him to win...
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FILE - In this Friday, Nov. 13, 2015, file photo, the American flag flies above the Wall Street entrance to the New York Stock Exchange. U.S. stocks are mixed early Thursday, Jan. 25, 2018, as health care companies including Biogen and Celgene rise, but airlines continue to take steep losses as investors worry about rising costs and the possibility of falling fares. The dollar is weakening further as the U.S. currency remains at three-year lows. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
April 24, 2017 - 2:28 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks joined a worldwide rally Monday after the first round of France's presidential election raised expectations that the European Union will hold together. A candidate seen as pro-business won the most votes Sunday, and many investors expect him to win a runoff against the...
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FILE - In this Friday, Nov. 13, 2015, file photo, the American flag flies above the Wall Street entrance to the New York Stock Exchange. U.S. stocks are mixed early Thursday, Jan. 25, 2018, as health care companies including Biogen and Celgene rise, but airlines continue to take steep losses as investors worry about rising costs and the possibility of falling fares. The dollar is weakening further as the U.S. currency remains at three-year lows. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
April 24, 2017 - 11:25 am
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks joined a worldwide rally Monday after results from the first of France's presidential election raised expectations that the European Union and euro currency will hold together. A candidate seen as pro-business won the most votes Sunday, and many investors expect him to...
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In this evening Friday, Feb. 17, 2017, photo, an American flag hangs on the front of the New York Stock Exchange. European stocks declined while most Asian markets rose Friday, April 21, 2017, ahead of the first round of voting in France's closely watched presidential election. (AP Photo/Peter Morgan)
April 24, 2017 - 12:53 am
TOKYO (AP) — Asian stocks were mixed Monday as investors weighed the results of the first round of the French presidential election. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 rose 1.2 percent to 18,843.98. Australia's S&P/ASX 200 gained 0.1 percent to 5,857.00. South Korea's Kospi added 0.2...
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In this evening Friday, Feb. 17, 2017, photo, an American flag hangs on the front of the New York Stock Exchange. European stocks declined while most Asian markets rose Friday, April 21, 2017, ahead of the first round of voting in France's closely watched presidential election. (AP Photo/Peter Morgan)
April 23, 2017 - 11:20 pm
TOKYO (AP) — Asian stocks were mixed Monday as investors weighed the results of the first round of the French presidential election. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 rose 1.3 percent in morning trading to 18,870.24. Australia's S&P/ASX 200 gained 0.1 percent to 5,862.50. South Korea'...
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FILE - In this Oct. 8, 2014, file photo, people walk to work on Wall Street beneath a statue of George Washington, in New York. Global stock markets were mixed on Wednesday, April 19, 2017, as investors gauged the impact from British Prime Minister Theresa May's surprise decision to hold early elections. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
April 19, 2017 - 10:19 am
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are rebounding Wednesday morning as strong results from Morgan Stanley and rising bond yields send banks and other financial companies higher. Industrial and basic materials companies are also gaining ground. KEEPING SCORE: The Standard & Poor's 500 index gained 9...
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A man looks at an electronic stock indicator of a securities firm in Tokyo, Wednesday, April 19, 2017. Asian stocks slipped on Wednesday as the British prime minister’s surprise announcement to hold early elections increased the uncertainty while weak corporate earnings on Wall Street overnight weighed on investor sentiment. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi)
April 19, 2017 - 2:58 am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stocks fell Wednesday after British Prime Minister Theresa May's surprise decision to hold early elections. Weak corporate earnings weighed on Wall Street investor sentiment. KEEPING SCORE: Tokyo's Nikkei 225 edged up 0.1 percent to 18,432.20 as the yen weakened...
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FILE - In this Oct. 8, 2014, file photo, American flags fly in front of the New York Stock Exchange. World stocks fell Tuesday, April 18, 2017, amid concerns about the security situation on the Korean Peninsula, France's upcoming presidential election, and Britain's surprise decision to hold a general election. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
April 18, 2017 - 2:54 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are falling Tuesday as weak first-quarter reports from Johnson & Johnson and Goldman Sachs frustrate investors who hope that company earnings are on the rise. Health care companies are down the most, followed by banks. After the British government called for a...
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FILE - In this Oct. 8, 2014, file photo, American flags fly in front of the New York Stock Exchange. World stocks fell Tuesday, April 18, 2017, amid concerns about the security situation on the Korean Peninsula, France's upcoming presidential election, and Britain's surprise decision to hold a general election. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
April 18, 2017 - 1:38 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A day after their biggest gain in six weeks, U.S. stocks are falling hard Tuesday. Johnson & Johnson and Cardinal Health are leading health care companies lower and weak trading results from Goldman Sachs are dragging down bank stocks. After the British government called for a...
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