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Stock Market Today: March 18, 2019

03/18/2019 The stock market put in a choppy, but somewhat constructive, sessiontoday. At the end of the day, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was ahead 65 points; the S&P 500 Index was up 10 points; and the NASDAQ was higher by 26 points. Market breadth was positive, with winners just ahead of losers on the NYSE. The energy and financial issues led the market higher, offsetting weakness in the healthcare names and utility stocks.
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Stock Market Today: February 1, 2019

02/01/2019 The stock market managed to gain some ground this morning, slipped into negative territory in the early afternoon, but ended the session on a mixed note. At the close of trading, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was ahead 64 points; the S&P 500 Index was up nominally; and the NASDAQ was lower by 18 points. Market breadth showed a divided session, with advancers just about even with decliners on the NYSE. From a sector perspective, the energy stocks and basic materials issues made progress, while some consumer names and utility shares lagged the broader market.
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Dow 30 Earnings: Microsoft Second Quarter Fiscal 2019

01/31/2019 Microsoftreportedrevenue and earnings of $32.47 billion and $1.10 a share,respectively, for its fiscal second quarter (ended December 31st). This was a good financial performance, in our view, with the numbers differing little from our estimates of $35.0 billion and $1.09 share.
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Stock Market Today: October 26, 2018

10/26/2018 The stock market moved sharply lower this morning, but managed to recover some ground in the afternoon, albeit in a very choppy fashion. At the close of trading, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 296 points; the broader S&P 500 Index was off 47 points; and the technology heavy NASDAQ was lower by 151 points. Market breadth was clearly negative, with losers outnumbering winners on the NYSE by a wide margin.
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Dow 30 Earnings: Microsoft First Quarter Fiscal 2019

10/25/2018 Microsoft stock rose nicely after the technology giant reported solid September-period financials. Although strength was evident across each of its three business segments, the company's continued success in the cloud arena was a common theme.
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Stock Market Today: July 24, 2018

07/24/2018 The stock market got off to a solid start this morning, but eased somewhat as the session progressed. At the close of the trading, the major averages were mixed. The Dow Jones Industrial Average was ahead 198 points, thanks, in part, to some encouraging profit reports. Meanwhile, the broader S&P 500 Index was up 13 points, and the technology heavy NASDAQ ended largely unchanged. Market breadth showed a divided performance, too, with declining issues just about even with advancers on the NYSE.
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Stock Market Today: July 23, 2018

07/23/2018 Stocks opened lower this morning, but managed to recover some ground in the afternoon. At the end of the trading, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down roughly 14 points; the broader S&P 500 Index was ahead five points; and the NASDAQ was higher by 22 points.
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Dow 30 Earnings: Microsoft Fourth Quarter Fiscal 2018

07/20/2018 StockHighlightsDow 30 Earnings Microsoft Fourth Quarter Fiscal 2018Software and cloud services giant Microsoft Corp. (MSFT – Free Microsoft Stock Report) reported revenue and earnings of $30.1 billion and $1.13 a share, respectively, for its fiscal fourth quarter, which ended June
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Stock Market Today: June 4, 2018

06/04/2018 The U.S. stock market started out a new week on Wall Street with an upbeat performance. At the end of trading today, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was ahead about 178 points; the broader S&P 500 Index was up 12 points, and the technology-heavy NASDAQ was higher by 52 points.
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