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ADVFN World Daily Markets Bulletin -November 23, 2012-.

ADVFN I I I World Daily Markets Bulletin Daily world financial news US Market Stocks Start Abbreviated Session On Upbeat Note Stocks moved higher at the start of trading on Friday, adding to the modest gains posted in the previous session. The major averages showed notable moves to the upside, although buying interest has waned since the open. The major averages have not seen much follow-through on their initial upward move but remain firmly positive. The Dow is up 60.60 points or 0.5 percent at 12,897.49, the Nasdaq is up 19.36 points or 0.7 percent at 2,945.91 and the S&P 500 is up 6.69 points or 0.5 percent at 1,397.72. The initial strength on Wall Street came as traders continued to pick up stocks at reduced levels following the sell-off that has been seen in the weeks since the elections. Positive sentiment was also generated by a report from the Ifo Institute showing an unexpected improvement in German business confidence in the month