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ADVFN III World Daily Markets Bulletin ( December 4th, 2012 ).

ADVFN I I I World Daily Markets Bulletin   Daily world financial news US Market Uncertainty About Fiscal Cliff Leads To Choppy Trading Stocks have shown a lack of direction throughout the trading day on Tuesday after moving mostly lower over the course of the previous session. Continued uncertainty about the looming fiscal cliff is contributing to the choppy trading on Wall Street. The major averages are currently turning in a mixed performance, with the Dow posting a modest gain. While the Dow is up 15.48 points or 0.1 percent at 12,981.08, the Nasdaq is down 9.29 points or 0.3 percent at 2,992.91 and the S&P 500 is down 1.22 points or 0.1 percent at 1,408.42. The lackluster performance comes as traders continue keep a close eye on developments in Washington, where lawmakers are struggling to reach an agreement to avoid the fiscal cliff. Without action by Congress, approximately $600 billion in automatic tax increase and government