European stocks rose modestly, while the euro tracked higher against the dollar and crude oil futures and the price of gold steadied following a series of torrid sessions across asset classes.
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Energy stocks gain modestly Tuesday, rebounding from Monday’s loss with ConocoPhillips and other majors ahead of peers. Chesapeake Energy recoups some of Monday’s heavy losses, and Shell is said to be eyeing Repsol assets.
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U.S. stocks opened higher as investors take their cues from Japan, where stocks hit 5-year highs on the continued decline of the yen versus the dollar.
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U.S. stocks waver between slight gains and losses Monday as investors weigh mixed earnings from corporations including Caterpillar Inc.
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ON THE REBOUND: Strong housing and earnings reports helped stocks bounce back Tuesday from a big sell-off a day earlier. The Dow Jones industrial average clawed back more than half of its 265 point loss from Monday and the Standard & Poor's 500 index logged its biggest gain since January.
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U.S. stocks rebound from their first weekly loss in eight, as Italians vote in general elections and on the belief Japan will move to stimulate its economy.
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Japanese stocks extend gains on hopes for further monetary easing under a new central bank chief, while Australian shares rebounded strongly from the previous day’s losses in the wake of positive cues from Wall Street.
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U.S. stocks start higher on Friday, curbing weekly losses, a day after Hewlett-Packard Co. reported first-quarter revenue that beat projections.
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Japanese stocks rebound, helped by strength among the auto shares and a weaker yen, with other Asian markets putting in a lackluster performance.
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The Canadian dollar is ending modestly higher as a rebound in oil prices cancelled out earlier losses.
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