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Dow Ends Solidly Higher as Investors Shrug Off Fed Warning of Slowing Growth

Rob Lenihan

The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed higher despite Federal Reserve concerns over slowing global growth. tumbled 29.2% after the biotech company dropped a late-stage trial for aducanumab, an Alzheimer's disease drug. Stocks ended the day in positive territory Thursday as investors shrugged off the Federal Reserve's warning of slowing economic growth and President Donald Trump's comments on China tariffs.