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Stocks took a breather Monday. Alcoa, JPMorgan Chase, and Bank of America led the Dow’s downswing. Trading ended near session lows amid news that Greece said it likely won’t meet its deficit-reduction target for 2011.
Stocks closed out at session low levels Friday. Hewlett-Packard, Alcoa and General Electric led the Dow’s decline. Brands dipped amid a variety of economic news.
Thursday’s session closed out mixed. The Dow and S&P 500 posted gains. The Nasdaq shed some points. Travelers, Bank of America and JPMorgan Chase led the Dow’s ascent.
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Indices closed in the red zone Wednesday. Commodities and financial stocks led the downswing. Brands such as Dow Chemical, Alcoa, Morgan Stanley and Bank of America retreated.
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Stocks posted gains on Tuesday. Hewlett-Packard, DuPont and Chevron led advancers on the Dow. Brands climbed following news that the Greek parliament approved a new property tax, which was critical for the debt-burdened country to receive its next bailout installment.
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Monday’s session closed well into positive territory. Brands such as Boeing, Citigroup and JPMorgan Chase led the upswing. Stocks stepped up amid optimism that European policymakers are close to finalizing plans for a eurozone rescue.