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ADVFN III World Daily Markets Bulletin February 19, 2013.

ADVFN I I I World Daily Markets Bulletin Daily world financial news Monday, 19 February 2013 US Market Stocks Remain Mostly Positive After Early Upward Move While buying interest has waned from earlier in the session, stocks remain mostly positive in mid-day trading on Tuesday. The Dow and the S&P 500 have reached new five-year highs, but uncertainty about the outlook for the has limited the upside. The major averages have moved roughly sideways in recent trading, hovering in positive territory. The Dow is up 51.67 points or 0.4 percent at 14,033.43, the Nasdaq is up 10.58 points or 0.3 percent at 3,202.61 and the S&P 500 is up 7.10 points or 0.5 percent at 1,526.89. The strength on Wall Street is partly due to a rally by European stocks, which moved notably higher on the heels of an upbeat report on economic sentiment in Germany. The Zew Institute's economic sentiment index for Germany rose 16.7 points to 48.2 in February, marking