Stock indices and averages

FILE - A woman with an umbrella passes the New York Stock Exchange, Monday, Oct. 26, 2020. U.S. stocks are scuffling in early trading on Thursday, Nov. 12, amid worries about worsening coronavirus counts across the country. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
November 12, 2020 - 4:07 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are ending lower on Wall Street, pulling major indexes further below the record highs they flirted with a day earlier, as coronavirus infections continue to mount. The S&P 500 lost 1% Thursday, a rare stumble in what’s been a banner month for the benchmark index. Many...
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People walk past an electronic stock board showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index at a securities firm in Tokyo Thursday, Nov. 12, 2020. Stocks fell back across Asia on Thursday after gains for big technology shares pushed most Wall Street benchmarks higher. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)
November 12, 2020 - 3:54 am
World stocks fell back on Thursday after an overnight comeback by big technology shares that have thrived during the pandemic. Excitement over news of potentially effective vaccines for COVID-19 has been tempered by concerns over the logistical challenges of ensuring access to billions of people...
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People walk past an electronic stock board showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index at a securities firm in Tokyo Thursday, Nov. 12, 2020. Stocks fell back across Asia on Thursday after gains for big technology shares pushed most Wall Street benchmarks higher. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)
November 11, 2020 - 11:20 pm
Stocks fell back across Asia on Thursday after gains for big technology shares pushed most Wall Street benchmarks higher. News of potentially effective vaccines for COVID-19 has been countered by concerns over the logistical challenges of ensuring access to billions of people and over rising...
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In this photo provided by the New York Stock Exchange, a trader works at the New York Stock Exchange on Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2020. The big rally for markets worldwide is slowing on Tuesday, but optimism remains high that the global economy may still be on track for a return to normal. (Colin Ziemer/New York Stock Exchange via AP)
November 10, 2020 - 4:16 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A worldwide stock market rally slowed down on Tuesday even as optimism remains high that the global economy may be on track for a return to normal. It’s the second straight day that rising hopes for a coronavirus vaccine have investors reordering which stocks they see winning and...
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People walk by an electronic stock board of a securities firm in Tokyo, Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2020. Asian stock markets rose for second day Tuesday on hopes for progress toward a possible coronavirus vaccine that might allow the world to revive manufacturing, shopping and normal life. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara)
November 09, 2020 - 11:10 pm
BEIJING (AP) — Asian stock markets rose for second day Tuesday on hopes for progress toward a possible coronavirus vaccine that might allow the world to revive manufacturing, shopping and normal life. Benchmarks in Tokyo, Hong Kong and Sydney rose by more than 1% while Shanghai and Seoul also...
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FILE - In this Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2020 file photo, the American Flag hangs outside the New York Stock Exchange in New York. U.S. stocks are slipping Friday, Nov. 6, as Wall Street takes its first breather from a torrid run this week on enthusiasm about the upside of potential gridlock in Washington. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
November 06, 2020 - 4:13 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Wall Street paused Friday after a furious four-day rally gave the market its biggest weekly gain since April. Investors are anticipating that the election this week will result in more partisan gridlock in Washington, keeping business-friendly policies in place. The S&P 500 fell...
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Men wearing masks against the spread of the coronavirus stand near an electronic stock board showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index at a securities firm in Tokyo Friday, Nov. 6, 2020. Asian stock markets were mixed Friday after Wall Street rose amid protracted vote-counting following this week's U.S. elections. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)
November 05, 2020 - 10:54 pm
BEIJING (AP) — Asian stock markets were mixed Friday after Wall Street rose amid protracted vote-counting following this week's U.S. elections. Tokyo and Sydney advanced while Shanghai and Hong Kong declined. Seoul swung between gains and losses. Markets are betting on control of the U.S. Congress...
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FILE - In this Oct. 2, 2014, file photo, a statue of President George Washington on the steps of Federal Hall faces the facade of the New York Stock Exchange. U.S. stock futures and markets around the world are mostly holding steady or ticking higher early Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2020, but that’s only after they spun through another election night dominated by surprises and sharp swings. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
November 04, 2020 - 4:07 pm
Stocks rallied on Wall Street Wednesday, sending the S&P 500 index up 2.2%, as investors embraced the upside of more gridlock in Washington. Technology stocks, which have proved impervious to the damage inflicted on other industries by the coronavirus pandemic, led the way higher. The tech-...
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FILE - Pedestrians pass the New York Stock Exchange, Friday, Oct. 2, 2020, in New York. Stocks are opening broadly higher on Wall Street, following global markets higher on Election Day in the U.S. The S&P 500 rose 1% in the early going Tuesday, Nov. 3. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
November 03, 2020 - 4:37 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks powered higher Tuesday as investors hope the end of a bruising U.S. presidential campaign may soon lift the heavy uncertainty that’s sent markets spinning recently. The S&P 500 rose 58.92 points, or 1.8%, to 3,369.16 for its second straight healthy gain. The rally was...
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FILE - In this Monday, Sept. 21, 2020, file photo, a giant American Flag hangs on the New York Stock Exchange. U.S. stocks are climbing Monday, Nov. 2, 2020, kicking off a potentially turbulent stretch for markets, as Wall Street recovers some of its sharp sell-off from last week. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File)
November 02, 2020 - 11:36 pm
BEIJING (AP) — Asian stock markets followed Wall Street higher on Tuesday as investors watched for U.S. election results, hoping a win by challenger Joe Biden in the presidential race might lead to more economic stimulus. Benchmarks in Shanghai, Hong Kong, Seoul and Sydney advanced. Japanese...
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