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US STOCKS-Wall Street rises on Big Tech strength

* Energy, material stocks boosted by commodity rally

* Southwest falls on canceling many flights

* Big banks set to start reporting from Wednesday

* Indexes up: Dow 0.43%, S&P 0.40%, Nasdaq 0.43% (Updates prices to open)

By Shreyashi Sanyal and Devik Jain

Oct 11 (Reuters) – U.S. stock indexes rose on Monday as growth stocks gained, shrugging off inflation worries in the run up to third-quarter earnings reports from later this week.

Mega-caps Apple Inc, Tesla Inc and Microsoft Corp rose between 0.6% and 1%, with eight of the 11 major S&P 500 sector indexes trading higher.

Energy and

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Wall Street eases as caution rises over earnings

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By Caroline Valetkevitch

U.S. stocks ended a choppy session lower on Monday as investors grew more nervous ahead of the third-quarter earnings reporting season.

Supply chain problems and higher costs for energy and other things have fueled concern about earnings, set to kick off with JPMorgan Chase & Co results on Wednesday.

Indexes reversed early gains, and JPMorgan shares were down and among the biggest drags on the S&P 500, while the S&P financial index was also lower.

According to preliminary data, the

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Wall Street slips as caution rises over earnings; financials down

  • Energy sector down after hitting highest since Jan 2020
  • Big banks set to start reporting results from Wednesday
  • Indexes up: Dow 0.4%, S&P 0.3%, Nasdaq 0.1%

NEW YORK, Oct 11 (Reuters) – U.S. stocks were mostly lower in afternoon trading Monday with trading choppy as investors were cautious before third-quarter earnings season.

Indexes reversed earlier gains, with the Dow and S&P 500 lower and the Nasdaq essentially flat.

Supply chain problems and higher costs for energy and other things have fueled concern about earnings, set to kick off with JPMorgan Chase & Co (JPM.N) results on Wednesday.

JPMorgan shares were

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Wall Street rises as Big Tech, financials gain

A street sign for Wall Street is seen outside the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, New York, U.S., July 19, 2021. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

  • Energy stocks hit highest since Jan 2020
  • Southwest falls on canceling several flights
  • Big banks set to start reporting results from Wednesday
  • Indexes up: Dow 0.49%, S&P 0.42%, Nasdaq 0.49%

Oct 11 (Reuters) – U.S. stock indexes rose on Monday as growth and financial stocks gained, shrugging off inflation worries in the run up to third-quarter earnings reports from later this week.

Mega-caps Apple Inc (AAPL.O), Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) and Microsoft Corp (MSFT.O)

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Wall Street rises as Powell gives no signal on taper

People are seen on Wall Street outside the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, U.S., March 19, 2021. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid/File Photo

Aug 27 (Reuters) – Wall Street’s main indexes extended gains on Friday as Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell signaled the U.S. central bank will remain patient as it tries to nurse the economy back to full employment.

In prepared remarks for a speech to the Jackson Hole economic conference, Powell said the U.S. economy continued to make progress towards the central bank’s benchmarks for reducing its pandemic-era emergency programs, but stopped short of signaling the timing

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FG targets policies for stock market growth as capitalisation rises by N163bn | The Guardian Nigeria News

Nigerian Exchange Group (NGX)

Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo has reiterated the resolve of the Federal Government to implement efficient policies that would enable the Nigerian Exchange Limited (NGX) and the capital market to reach greater heights and contribute more to the economy.

Osinbajo gave the assurance during a courtesy visit of the Management of the NGX, led by the Chief Executive Officer, Temi Popoola, to the State House in Abuja yesterday.

He urged the NGX to explore areas that can help deepen the capital market by venturing into emerging frontiers markets and tapping into growth opportunities waiting to be

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Wall Street rises ahead of key economic data this week; AMC soars

The latest leg of a surge in so-called “meme stocks” stood out on Wall Street on Wednesday, with the main stock indexes rising slightly ahead of closely watched economic data this week.

The technology sector rose 0.8%, providing the biggest boost to the benchmark S&P 500, while communication services and materials eased.

A weekly unemployment report and May private payrolls data on Thursday will be followed by monthly jobs numbers on Friday.

Investors are closely tracking the labor market’s recovery after an unexpected slowdown in jobs growth in April fanned inflation worries.

The benchmark S&P 500 has recovered most of

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Ripple CEO on XRP’s future as cryptocurrency ban talk rises

Known for pioneering cryptocurrency XRP, Ripple has been caught in a high-stakes legal tussle with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission since last year.

Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse doubled down on his frustration surrounding the lack of clarity in U.S. regulation of digital assets in an appearance on CNBC’s “Squawk Box” on Wednesday.

He says a big part of the problem with crypto regulation in the U.S. is not the cryptocurrency players, but the lack of action from the U.S. regulators compared to global peers. The SEC charged Ripple, co-founder Chris Larsen and Garlinghouse with conducting an illegal securities offering

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US STOCKS-Wall Street rises as megacap stocks bounce; Dow hits record high

* Boeing falls after 737 MAX electrical grounding issue

* U.S. private payrolls increase solidly in April – ADP

* Energy, materials lead sectoral gains on S&P 500

* Indexes up: Dow 0.46%, S&P 0.54%, Nasdaq 0.63% (Adds comments, updates prices to early afternoon)

By Shreyashi Sanyal and Sruthi Shankar

May 5 (Reuters) – Wall Street’s main indexes and the Dow hit a record high on Wednesday, as growth stocks bounced from a steep selloff in the previous session and a survey showed private jobs rose in April.

Technology-related companies including Apple Inc, Microsoft Corp, Amazon.com Inc, Facebook Inc and

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