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Stocks Pause For Breath As Bond Selloff Extends

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan fell 0.3% after touching an all-time high on Monday, led by a 1.6% drop in South Korea as investors took some profit from a soaring Kospi.

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Asia Shares Mostly Lower Amid Rising Coronavirus Cases, Washington Turmoil

The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 0.29%, the S&P 500 lost 0.66% and the Nasdaq Composite dropped 1.25%.

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World Shares Down From Record Highs As COVID-19 Cases Top 90 Million

The euro pulled back to $1.2185 from a recent top of $1.2349, breaking support around $1.2190. The dollar also gained to 104.18 yen from a trough of 102.57 hit last week.

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Global Shares Soar To Record Highs On Global Recovery Hopes

Europe's Euro STOXX 600 opened up 0.7%, with Frankfurt's index up 0.8% after German industrial output and exports rose in November.

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Global Shares Soar To Record Highs On Global Recovery Hopes

Europe's Euro STOXX 600 opened up 0.7%, with Frankfurt's index up 0.8% after German industrial output and exports rose in November.

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Stocks Ride Higher On Democrat Senate Win, Dollar Founders

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan rose 0.5% to just shy of a record high, led by jumps of more than 1.5% in South Korea's chipmaker-heavy Kospi and Australia's miner-and-bank heavy ASX 200.

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Global Stocks Fall As Investors Brace For Possible 'Blue Sweep' In Georgia

Futures for the S&P 500 fell 0.8%, while Nasdaq futures shed 1.6% on fears Democrats could pursue tighter regulations on big tech firms.

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Stocks Climb After Monday's Drop, Oil Gains 5%

The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 167.71 points, or 0.55%, to close at 30,391.6, the S&P 500 gained 26.21 points, or 0.71%, to 3,726.86 and the Nasdaq Composite added 120.51 points, or 0.95%, to 12,818.96.

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Global Stocks Fall, Bond Yields Rise As Investors Brace For Possible Democrat Triumph In Georgia

The euro rose to as high as $1.2328, a high last seen in April 2018, while the yen hit a 10-month high of 102.595 to the dollar.

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Stocks Fight For Ground Ahead Of Georgia Senate Runoff

The dollar index weakened 0.2% to 89.731. It dropped as low as 89.415 on Monday for the first time since April 2018, but ended the day with a 0.1% gain after U.S. stocks slid.

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Sensex, Nifty Close At Record Highs As India Approves COVID-19 Vaccines

The Nifty ended up 0.82% at 14,132.90, while the benchmark Sensex firmed 0.64% to 48,176.80, marking its first close above the 48,000 level.

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World Stock Markets Kick Off 2021 At Record Highs

European stocks opened higher, with Britain's FTSE 100 gaining 1.75%, Germany's DAX up 1.1%, Spain's IBEX up 1.3% and Italy's FTSE MIB rising 0.7%.

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Asia Shares Hit Record, Nikkei Restrained By Risk Of Tokyo Virus Curbs

E-Mini futures for the S&P 500 were steady after also touching a record high. EUROSTOXX 50 futures were flat, while FTSE futures rose 0.4%.

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S&P 500, Dow Close At Record Highs, Dollar Gains At End Of Tumultuous Year

Equities bounced back with a vengeance following the plunge in March, with the Nasdaq, S&P 500 and Dow posting respective annual gains of 43.6%, 16.3% and 7.2%.

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Global Markets: European Shares End 2020 In A Slum

The MSCI World Index was down on the day as gains in Asia gave way to the losses in Europe. The index is headed for a near 14% rise in 2020 after surging more than 60% from its March lows.

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