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- Budget Deal Ups Fed Taper Uncertainty
December 11, 2013
U.S. equities tumbled today, as investors appeared to take news of a budget agreement between U.S. lawmakers that could avert another government shutdown as upping the odds of the Fed tapering its asset purchases sooner than expected.
- Stocks Trend Lower Amid Mixed Bag of News
December 10, 2013
U.S. equities finished lower, as investors weighed mixed global economic data and positive domestic reports ahead of next week's Federal Reserve monetary policy meeting.
- Stocks Eke by with Modest Gains
December 9, 2013
U.S. equities modestly added to Friday's rally by posting slight gains in today's session.
- Equities Rally Following Strong Economic Data
December 6, 2013
Stocks snapped their recent losing streak as U.S. equity markets rallied, closing the trading session nicely higher. A stronger-than-expected November nonfarm payroll report and a jump in December consumer sentiment helped ease growing concerns about sooner-than-expected tapering of asset purchases by the Federal Reserve. reduce the pace of its current stimulus sooner than expected.
- Stocks Slip Amid Upbeat Domestic Data
December 5, 2013
A solid upward revision to domestic 3Q GDP paired with an unexpected decline in jobless claims helped create downward pressure for the U.S. equity markets as investors continued to grapple with concerns that the Federal Reserve may begin to reduce the pace of its current stimulus sooner than expected.
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