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The Dow Jones Industrial Average built a 1.3% gain, while the Nasdaq rose only 0.3%. Small caps also were strong in late morning trade.
Amazon says it will not be building a new headquarters in New York, a stunning reversal after a yearlong search. The online retailer has faced opposition from some New York politicians, who were unhappy with the tax incentives Amazon was promised. Amazon said Thursday it does not plan to look for another location, and will continue to build out offices in Arlington, Virginia, and Nashville, Tennessee.
While big cap stocks lag in some respects, there are still plenty of leaders to be found. The leaders have strong fundamentals.
A small loss for the S&P 500 broke a four-day winning streak for the benchmark index. The S&P 500 index dropped 7.30 points, or 0.3 percent, to 2,745.73. The S&P 500 is up 37.85 points, or 1.4 percent.
SINGAPORE (AP) — European shares rose Thursday and Wall Street was set to open higher after the U.S. and China kicked off two days of trade talks in Beijing. The aim is to forestall further tariff hikes in a bruising dispute over Beijing's technology policies.
Stocks extended their gains on Wall Street as investors remained optimistic that the U.S. and China will make more progress in resolving their costly trade dispute. Energy companies, retailers and industrial ...
Sandip Bhagat, Whittier Trust CIO, says the shutdown creates uncertainty and therefore a resolution is positive news. Yahoo Finance’s Alexis Christoforous speaks to Scott Gamm, Brian Sozzi and Bhagat.