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ADVFN III World Daily Markets Bulletin May 20, 2013.

ADVFN I I I World Daily Markets Bulletin Daily world financial news Tuesday, 21 May 2013 US Market Stocks have shown a lack of direction over the course of the trading day on Tuesday after failing to sustain an early upward move. The choppy trading extends the lackluster performance that was seen throughout the previous session. The major averages are currently posting modest gains but have pulled back off their highs for the session. The Dow is up 35.67 points or 0.2 percent at 15,370.95, the Nasdaq is up 3.77 points or 0.1 percent at 3,500.20 and the S&P 500 is up 1.64 points or 0.1 percent at 1,667.93. The early strength on Wall Street was partly due to a positive reaction to better than expected quarterly results from  home  improvement giant Home Depot (HD). Before the start of trading, Home Depot reported first quarter earnings of $0.83 per share on net sales of $19.1 billion, while analysts had expected earnings of $0.77 per sha

ADVFN III World Daily Markets Bulletin May 20, 2013.

ADVFN I I I World Daily Markets Bulletin Daily world financial news Monday, 20 May 2013 US Market Stocks Moving Modestly Higher After Seeing Early Weakness Stocks have moved mostly higher over the course of the trading day on Monday, recovering from an early move to the downside. The turnaround by the extends a recent trend of traders buying on early dips, often leading to a higher close. The major averages have seen some further upside in recent trading, reaching new highs for the session. The Dow is up 25.17 points or 0.2 percent at 15,379.57, the Nasdaq is up 8.43 points or 0.2 percent at 3,507.40 and the S&P 500 is up 3.93 points or 0.2 percent at 1,671.40. The early weakness on Wall Street came as some traders looked to cash in on the recent strength in the markets, which lifted the Dow and the S&P 500 to new record high last Friday. Selling pressure was relatively subdued, however, as traders remained reluctant to sell stocks