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Stocks Hit Record High As Biden, Vaccine Lift Global Prospects

On Wall Street on Tuesday, the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 1.54% to 30,046.24 while the S&P 500 gained 1.62%, to 3,635.41, also a record high. The Nasdaq Composite added 1.31%.

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Global Stocks Rise As Biden Transition, Vaccine Progress Lift Confidence

On Wall Street, the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 1.12% overnight, the S&P 500 gained 0.56% while the Nasdaq Composite added only 0.22%, underperforming as traders rotated away from big tech names.

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Wall Street Dives As Shutdown Worries Overshadow Vaccine Hopes

The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 344.93 points, or 1.16%, to 29,438.42, the S&P 500 lost 41.74 points, or 1.16%, to 3,567.79 and the Nasdaq Composite dropped 97.74 points, or 0.82%, to 11,801.60.

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World Shares Slip After US Retail Sales Dampen Vaccine Euphoria

Japan's Nikkei dropped 0.76%, while MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was little changed, drawing support from better handling of the pandemic in much of the region.

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Global Markets: Record High Stocks Bask In November Reign

MSCI's main 49-country world stocks index was perched at a record high having risen 11% and all but once this month, while China's yuan hit a near 2-1/2 year peak in the currency markets as the U.S. dollar continued to sag.

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S&P 500, Dow Close At All-Time Highs On Reignited Vaccine Hopes

Shares of United Airlines Holdings Inc, American Airlines Group Inc, Carnival Corp and Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd jumped between 4.5% and 9.7%.

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Global Stocks Flatline, Bond Yields Slide As Caution Replaces Vaccine Euphoria

European markets lost 0.1% to 0.7%, but the STOXX pan-regional index is set for a second week of big gains. It's up 5% so far this week as the vaccine news induces more investors to buy shares in banks and travel firms.

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Finance Executives Fret As US Presidential Election Too Close To Call

The S&P 500 Index has risen 48.8% during Trump's tenure, which he has frequently cited as a measure of success. But Trump has not been uniformly loved by the financial industry.

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Global Markets: European Shares Sink To One-Month Lows As COVID-19 Cases Surge

The MSCI world equity index, which tracks shares in 49 countries, was down 0.1% at 0828 GMT, having erased some losses overnight after dropping to a 19-day low in the previous session.

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Asian Stocks Set For Slight Gains After Wall Street Ends Higher

Australia's S&P ASX 200 and MSCI's gauge of stocks across the globe were roughly flat. Hong Kong's Hang Seng index futures were down 0.11%.

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Global Markets: Vaccine Hopes Drive Stocks Higher On 'Black Monday' Anniversary

Wall Street futures rose 0.9% on the 33rd anniversary of the 1987 "Black Monday" crash, when the Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 22.6% in one day, equivalent to a drop of about 6,500 points in the index today.

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Morgan Stanley Launches Program To Boost Diversity In Trading Unit

Morgan Stanley's program is only open for up to 20 people, but if successful Melvin said he hopes it will be replicated across the firm's institutional securities business.

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Global Shares Slip On Pandemic Surge, Failing Stimulus Hopes

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan lost 0.5% while Japan's Nikkei dropped 0.5%.

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Global Shares Slip As Coronavirus Worries Overshadow Positive China Data

The broader Euro STOXX 600 fell 0.4% in early trading, with bourses in Frankfurt, London and Paris all down by a similar margin.

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Wall Street Ends Down 1% After Trump Calls Off Coronavirus Economic Relief Talks

The S&P 500 posted 31 new 52-week highs and no new lows; the Nasdaq Composite recorded 114 new highs and 17 new lows.

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