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S&P 500 Slips From 7-Week High as Industrials, Biotechs Decline

U.S. stocks declined, with equities slipping from seven-week highs, as industrial shares sank amid weak China imports data and selling picked up in biotechnology stocks. Equities had lingered for the better part of three days close to levels reached last week, after Federal Reserve meeting minutes showed policy makers were cautious about raising interest rates amid concerns that China’s weakness ...

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U.S. Stocks Advance Before Corporate Earnings Reports This Week

U.S. stocks rose for a fourth day amid gains in retailers as Amazon.com Inc. climbed to a record, and investors awaited further indications on the strength of the world’s biggest economy from corporate earnings reports. Equities moved in a narrow range in light trading, with consumer shares taking the lead as commodity producers, October’s best performers, retreated for a second ...

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