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By Sue Chang Aug. 3, 2018, 4:40 p.m. EST
U.S. stocks closed higher Friday as July jobs data, although below expectations, still supported the belief that the economy is in an expansionary mode. The U.S. added 157,000 new jobs last month, below the 195,000 in MarketWatch's survey, amid widespread complaints about... Full Story
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  1. 4:40p
    By Sue Chang Aug. 3, 2018, 4:40 p.m. EST
    U.S. stocks closed higher Friday as July jobs data, although below expectations, still supported the belief that the economy is in an expansionary mode. The U.S. added 157,000 new jobs last month, below the 195,000 in MarketWatch's survey, amid widespread complaints about... Full Story
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    DJIA 25,462.58 +136.42 +0.54%
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    SPX 2,840.35 +13.13 +0.46%
  2. 4:38p
    By Anora M. Gaudiano Market Snapshot Aug. 3, 2018, 4:39 p.m. EST
    U.S. stocks on Friday end the week on a high note and the S&P 500 and Dow record a fifth weekly gain in a row, largely underpinned by solid earnings reports throughout the week, shaking off some weakness in July employment and trade-war anxieties. Full Story
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    SPX 2,840.35 +13.13 +0.46%
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    COMP 7,812.01 +9.33 +0.12%
  3. 4:29p
    By Wallace Witkowski Earnings Outlook Aug. 3, 2018, 4:30 p.m. EST
    Cybersecurity stocks fall for a second week in a row as earnings beats and raised outlooks did little to boost prices in a competitive sector that some believe is overpriced. Full Story
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    CHKP 113.12 +0.01 +0.0088%
  4. 4:22p
    By Jeffry Bartash Economic Report Aug. 3, 2018, 4:23 p.m. EST
    The U.S. posted another solid spurt in hiring in July, showing that companies are still able to find enough workers to meet the growing needs of a rapidly expanding U.S. economy. Some 157,000 new jobs were created last month and the unemployment rate fell to 3.9%. Full Story
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    DJIA 25,462.58 +136.42 +0.54%
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    SPX 2,840.35 +13.13 +0.46%
  5. 4:21p
    By Robert Schroeder Economic Report Aug. 3, 2018, 4:21 p.m. EST
    Analysts said Friday’s jobs report showed that the employment trend remains robust even as hiring fell behind expectations in July. Full Story
  6. 4:19p
    By Sarah Toy Aug. 3, 2018, 4:19 p.m. EST
    Triton Funds LLC is planning to “take a page out of Carl Icahn’s book,” said one of the fund’s co-founders. Full Story
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  7. 4:18p
    By Mark DeCambre Bond Report Aug. 3, 2018, 4:19 p.m. EST
    The yield on the two-year Treasury note sees biggest weekly decline in 10 weeks. Full Story
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  8. 4:08p
    By Charlene Zhang Medill News Service Aug. 3, 2018, 4:08 p.m. EST
    China’s decision Friday to retaliate against the Trump administration’s planned 25% tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese imports goods instead of waiting for a World Trade Organization ruling shows China “can’t long endure a trade war” because its economy is so dependent on... Full Story
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    CNYUSD 0.1463 +0.0002 +0.1229%
  9. 4:06p
    By Alessandra Malito Aug. 3, 2018, 4:06 p.m. EST
    Some 30 million taxpayers may not have had enough money taken out of their paychecks, a new government report found. Full Story
  10. 4:06p

    S&P 500, Dow book longest weekly win streak since period ended Nov. 3, 2017


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    DJIA 25,462.58 +136.42 +0.54%
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    SPX 2,840.35 +13.13 +0.46%
  11. 4:05p
    By Leslie Albrecht Aug. 3, 2018, 4:06 p.m. EST
    ‘Benevolent sexism’ could foreshadow certain attractive traits. Full Story
  12. 4:05p
    By Kari Paul Aug. 3, 2018, 4:06 p.m. EST
    All users should change their passwords now. Full Story
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    GOOG 1,223.71 -2.44 -0.20%
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  13. 4:04p

    Dow, S&P 500 log 5th straight weekly gain


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    DJIA 25,462.58 +136.42 +0.54%
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    SPX 2,840.35 +13.13 +0.46%
  14. 4:04p

    S&P 500 notches 0.8% weekly advance


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    SPX 2,840.35 +13.13 +0.46%
  15. 4:04p

    Nasdaq books 1% weekly rise


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  16. 4:01p

    Dow, S&P 500 end session with 0.5% gain; Nasdaq logs 0.1% rise


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    DJIA 25,462.58 +136.42 +0.54%
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  17. 4:00p

    Stocks end day, week on a high note as Wall Street shakes off trade jitters


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    DJIA 25,462.58 +136.42 +0.54%
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    SPX 2,840.35 +13.13 +0.46%
  18. 4:00p

    Stocks end day, week on a high note as Wall Street shakes off trade jitters


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    DJIA 25,462.58 +136.42 +0.54%
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    SPX 2,840.35 +13.13 +0.46%
  19. 4:00p

    Stocks end day, week on a high note as Wall Street shakes off trade jitters


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    DJIA 25,462.58 +136.42 +0.54%
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    SPX 2,840.35 +13.13 +0.46%
  20. 3:59p
    By Steve Goldstein Capitol Report Aug. 3, 2018, 4:00 p.m. EST
    A new bill from a key Republican senator would provide paid family leave — in return for giving up Social Security benefits. Full Story
  21. 3:53p
    By Jessica Marmor Shaw Aug. 3, 2018, 3:53 p.m. EST
    As Apple becomes the first $1 trillion U.S. company, what were the first companies to reach the $100 billion and $500 billion milestones? Full Story
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  22. 3:49p
    By Quentin Fottrell The Moneyist Aug. 3, 2018, 3:49 p.m. EST
    This man says his wife’s aunt refuses to give people their inheritance. Full Story
  23. 3:43p
    By Anneken Tappe Currencies Aug. 3, 2018, 3:44 p.m. EST
    Trades in the U.S. dollar were rangebound Friday following the July jobs report and struggled to eke out a clear direction. Full Story
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  24. 3:37p
    By Claudia Assis Aug. 3, 2018, 3:37 p.m. EST
    Illinois Tool Works Inc. said Friday its board of directors has approved a 28% dividend increase to $1 a share for the third quarter. The dividend equates to $4 a share on a full-year basis, and it will be paid on Oct. 9 to shareholders of record as of Sept. 28. The... Full Story
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  25. 3:35p
    By Myra P. Saefong Futures Movers Aug. 3, 2018, 3:36 p.m. EST
    Prices for U.S. and international benchmark crude futures end lower Friday, posting a decline for a fourth week in five. Full Story
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  26. 3:32p
    By Andrea Riquier Economic Report Aug. 3, 2018, 3:32 p.m. EST
    Manufacturing employment growth has been strong over the past year and a half, but that may be starting to change. Full Story
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  27. 2:57p
    By Side Hustle Scrubs Outside the Box Aug. 3, 2018, 2:58 p.m. EST
    The top 10 reasons this medical doctor can’t wait to escape my big, fancy house. Full Story
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  28. 2:56p
    By Elisabeth Buchwald Aug. 3, 2018, 2:57 p.m. EST
    It’s tough to measure something when no one can agree on what’s actually being measured. Full Story
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  29. 2:54p
    By Mark DeCambre Key Words Aug. 3, 2018, 2:54 p.m. EST
    The Amazon.com Inc. founder’’s net worth has ballooned, with one recent article in the Atlantic highlighting the scale of his growing riches. Full Story
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    AMZN 1,823.29 -11.04 -0.60%
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  30. 2:53p
    By Quentin Fottrell The Moneyist Aug. 3, 2018, 2:53 p.m. EST
    He is her fourth husband and she is his second wife, and they have been married for 8 months. Full Story
  31. 2:44p
    By Myra P. Saefong Aug. 3, 2018, 2:45 p.m. EST
    U.S. oil prices on Friday finished with losses for the session and the week on the back of growing global crude production. Concerns surrounding U.S. sanctions on Iranian oil, however, continued to provide some support. September WTI oil settled at $68.49, down 47 cents... Full Story
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  32. 2:40p

    WTI oil futures post a fall of roughly 0.3% for the week


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  33. 2:40p

    Sept. WTI oil down 47 cents, or 0.7%, to settle at $68.49/bbl


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  34. 2:40p
    By Kari Paul Aug. 3, 2018, 2:40 p.m. EST
    The most dangerous hack isn’t always the most elaborate—it just needs to spark your curiosity or willingness to help others. Full Story
  35. 2:15p
    By Mark Hulbert Retirement Weekly Aug. 3, 2018, 2:16 p.m. EST
    Retirees should be thinking now about how they will behave in the next bear market. Full Story
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    DJIA 25,462.58 +136.42 +0.54%
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    SPX 2,840.35 +13.13 +0.46%
  36. 2:13p
    By Dave Michaels The Wall Street Journal Aug. 3, 2018, 2:14 p.m. EST
    U.S. regulators had been looking into whether the oil giant misled investors about risks to business posed by climate change and greenhouse-gas regulations. Full Story
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  37. 2:10p
    By Dan Moisand Retirement Weekly Aug. 3, 2018, 2:10 p.m. EST
    Having the estate inherit IRA assets usually results in the worst outcomes. Full Story
  38. 2:05p
    By Angie O'Leary Retirement Weekly Aug. 3, 2018, 2:06 p.m. EST
    During uncertain markets you should remain patient and make investment decisions in line with your long-term goals Full Story
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  39. 2:00p
    By Alessandra Malito Retirement Weekly Aug. 3, 2018, 2:01 p.m. EST
    Retirement news and analysis. Full Story
  40. 2:00p
    By Alessandra Malito Aug. 3, 2018, 2:00 p.m. EST
    None of the cities in this study is in the Northeast. Full Story
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