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Sagarika Jaisinghani

Wall Street rises, Nasdaq hits record high on recovery hopes

27 Nov 2020

Wall Street's main indexes rose and the tech-heavy Nasdaq hit a record high on Friday as optimism around an economic rebound next year outweighed fears of an expected surge in coronavirus infections following the Thanksgiving holiday.

US STOCKS-Energy, industrials prop up Dow; tech mega-caps slide

23 Nov 2020

* Indexes: Dow up 0.64%, S&P up 0.18%, Nasdaq down 0.05% (Updates to early afternoon)

Wall Street rises on vaccine cheer, upbeat business activity data

23 Nov 2020

Wall Street's main indexes rose on Monday as hopes of a COVID-19 vaccine and data showing a rapid expansion in monthly business activity fueled bets of a quicker economic recovery from a pandemic-driven recession.

US STOCKS-Wall St set to rise as vaccine progress fuels recovery hopes

23 Nov 2020

* Futures up: Dow 0.58%, S&P 0.54%, Nasdaq 0.33% (Adds comments; updates prices)

European shares drop on worry second coronavirus wave will slow rebound

12 Nov 2020

European shares retreated from eight-month highs on Thursday as surging coronavirus infections raised doubts about a quicker economic rebound and overshadowed several upbeat quarterly earnings reports.

European stocks hold eight-month highs despite lockdown fears

10 Nov 2020

European shares held near eight-month highs on Tuesday, riding a wave of optimism about a COVID-19 vaccine breakthrough, although concerns about the pandemic's economic damage capped gains.

European shares hit eight-month high on renewed vaccine hopes

09 Nov 2020

European shares jumped to an eight-month high on Monday after drugmakers Pfizer and BioNTech flagged strong progress in their COVID-19 vaccine, while Joe Biden's election victory raised hopes of a more stable U.S. trade policy.

US STOCKS-Futures slip with eyes on jobs report, election result

06 Nov 2020

* Futures down: Dow 0.51%, S&P 0.70%, Nasdaq 1.00% (Adds comments; updates prices)

US STOCKS-Futures slip after strong Wall St rally as Biden edges closer to White House

06 Nov 2020

* Futures off: Dow 0.86%, S&P 1.06%, Nasdaq 1.45% (Adds comments; updates prices)

US STOCKS-Futures slip after strong Wall St rally as Biden edges closer to White House

06 Nov 2020

Nov 6 U.S. stock index futures slipped on Friday after a sharp rally pushed the S&P 500 up more than 7% this week, with investors betting on a divided Congress that would prevent any major industry policy changes and threaten corporate profits.

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