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Stock Market Today: August 20, 2018

08/20/2018 The stock market started off the new week on Wall Street with a somewhat constructive performance. At the close of the session, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was ahead roughly 89 points; the broader S&P 500 Index was up seven points; and the NASDAQ was higher by five points. Market breadth was positive, with advancers outpacing decliners on the NYSE. Most of the major stock sectors made progress, helped by gains in the energy and basic materials issues. In contrast, the high-yield utility stocks lost some ground.
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Dow 30 Earnings: Walmart Inc. Fiscal Second Quarter 2018

08/16/2018 Shares of Walmart (WMT) rally on the release of the retail giant’s fiscal second-quarter financial results.
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Dow 30 Earnings: Walmart Inc. Fiscal First Quarter 2018

05/17/2018 Shares of Wal-Mart (WMT) slip on the release of the retail giant’s fiscal first-quarter financial results.
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Stock Market Today: May 14, 2018

05/14/2018 The stock market moved nicely higher this morning, but eased somewhat as the session progressed. At the close of trading, the major averages managed to remain in positive territory. Specifically, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was ahead 68 points; the broader S&P 500 Index was up two points, and the NASDAQ was higher by eight points.
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Stock Market Today: April 2, 2018

04/02/2018 Fresh off a three-day holiday weekend, stocks sold off sharply today on renewed concerns about international trade disputes, in conjunction with a retreat in leadership on the part of the tech sector.
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Stock Market Today: February 20, 2018

02/20/2018 U.S. stock market averages stumbled out of the gate on Tuesday. Declining issues doubled advancing shares, with only the technology sector managing to post a full-day aggregate gain. By the final hour, the Dow Jones Industrial Average and S&P 500 had fallen deeper into negative territory, while the once-strong NASDAQ finished near its breakeven line.
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Dow 30 Earnings: Wal-Mart Stores Fiscal Fourth Quarter 2017

02/20/2018 Shares of Wal-Mart (WMT) dip following the release of the company’s fiscal fourth-quarter results and guidance.
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Dow 30 Earnings: Wal-Mart Stores Fiscal Third Quarter 2017

11/16/2017 Shares of Wal-Mart (WMT) gain following the release of the company’s fiscal third-quarter results and guidance.
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Stock Market Today: August 18, 2017

08/18/2017 After opening the day lower, a majority of U.S. stocks spent Friday afternoon in positive territory, though the indexes wound up in the red. Still, following the politically driven decline in valuations since Wednesday afternoon, each of the major large-cap indexes remains well below its respective previous-week closing levels. While the bulls got a boost from a rosy Consumer Confidence Survey reading, today’s directionless movement underscored the recent uncertainty that has characterized trading over the past several weeks.
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