Investors swept some profits off the table on Wednesday. Brands such as Cisco Systems and Costco took a breather amid increased concern that the Federal Reserve will curtail its stimulus program.
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Tuesday’s session traded into red territory. Campbell Soup led the S&P 500 lower. Stocks slipped amid a variety of economic news.
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Stocks closed out mildly higher on Monday. Sysco led the S&P 500 to another record level. The food distributor has agreed to acquire rival U.S. Foods in an $8.2 billion deal. Brands posted slight gains amid mixed news.
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Indices closed in the green zone on Friday. Stocks stepped up on favorable employment and consumer confidence data. Labor Department figures showed an addition of 203,000 jobs for November.
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Stocks traded lower on Thursday. Electronic Arts led declines on the S&P 500. Brands retreated amid the release of encouraging economic news.
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