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S&P 500 Rebounds on Yellen as Yen Weakens; Copper Falls

The Standard & Poor's 500 Index (SPX) rebounded from its worst two-day slide since June as the White House's plan to nominate Janet Yellen to lead the Federal Reserve tempered concern about a U.S. budget standoff. The yen weakened while copper and gold led commodities lower.

us stocks-wall st rises further as voters elect a president

u.s. stocks gained steam on tuesday, with the dow climbing 1 percent and the s&p 500 on track for a second straight advance, as voters chose the next president.

us stocks-wall st rises in thin trade day before u.s. election

u.s. stocks advanced modestly on monday in light trading in one of the year's quietest sessions on the day before the u.s. presidential election.

whatever the outcome of the race between incumbent president barack obama and republican challenger mitt romney, the election's resolution will finally end the uncertainty that has kept the market stagnant for the past few weeks.

the close: dow, s&p 500 surge on election day

u.s. stocks turned in impressive gains on tuesday, as americans headed to the polls in presidential elections – promising to end one of the key sources of uncertainty hanging over markets, even as the election continues to look like a close race between barack obama and mitt romney.

the close: s&p 500, tsx rise on upbeat economic data

stocks turned in a strong performance on thursday after a batch of economic reports pointed to an improving global economy.

dow, s&p dip on day before vote, utilities weigh

the dow and the s&p 500 edged lower in light trading on monday, a day before the u.s. presidential election as traders were reluctant to take positions until the winner of the close race is known.

u.s. stocks advance amid better-than-expected economic reports

u.s. stocks rose as reports on employment and manufacturing topped estimates while consumer confidence climbed in october to a more than four-year high.

at midday: s&p 500, tsx down ahead of election

north american stocks were down slightly in midday trading on monday, following a disappointing reading on u.s. service-sector activity last month and ahead of presidential elections on tuesday.

q3 earnings: beyond the halfway mark - earnings trends

we are past the halfway mark in third quarter reporting season, with results from 289 companies in the s&p 500 -- 57.8% of the index's total membership -- already known as of tuesday, october 30th. with earnings from these 289 companies accounting for 63.5% of total s&p 500 earnings in the third quarter, we have seen enough to make an informed judgment about this reporting season.


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