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Stocks rose on Wall Street on Wednesday after the Federal Reserve stood by its plan to continue with aggressive measures to boost the economy.
U.S. stocks drifted lower in thin trading Monday, pulling the Standard & Poor's 500 index back from a five-year high.
A sharp drop in Apple's stock is pulling the Nasdaq down with it after the tech giant predicted weaker sales. Other market indexes were mixed.
An encouraging report on the labor market and better sales from Costco and other retail stores helped push the stock market higher Thursday.
U.S. stock prices are closing mixed, held in check by a warning from the huge package delivery company FedEx that its profits would be hurt because of a slowdown in the global economy.
The stock market bounced back Friday, a day after suffering its second-worst loss this year. The unlikely leaders: banks.
Major stock indexes dipped Tuesday as weak readings on consumer confidence gave investors little reason to extend the recent rally.
Stocks closed lower Tuesday for only the second time in two weeks after two reports suggested an economic slowdown in China, where blistering growth over the past three years has helped sustain the global economic recovery.
Stock market gains accelerated Thursday on indications that a deal to restructure Greece's debt would succeed. That news overshadowed a small increase in applications for unemployment benefits last week.