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ADVFN World Daily Markets Bulletin Thursday, 19 July 2012

ADVFN I I I World Daily Markets Bulletin Daily world financial news Thursday, 19 July 2012 US Market Reports Wall Street Benefiting From Continued Tech Rally Stocks have moved to the upside in early trading on Thursday, adding to the gains posted in the two previous sessions. The major averages have climbed into positive territory, moving back toward the highs seen earlier this month. The major averages have pulled back off their highs for the young session in the past few minutes but remain positive. The Dow is up 31.90 points or 0.3 percent at 12,940.60, the Nasdaq is up 21.41 points or 0.7 percent at 2,964.01 and the S&P 500 is up 3.93 points or 0.3 percent at 1,376.71. The markets are once again benefiting from strength among technology stocks, which posted substantial gains during trading on Wednesday. Shares of IBM Corp . (IBM) are moving notably higher after the tech giant reported better than expected second quarter earnings growth.