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Dow Ends Higher as Energy, Financials Shine; Tech Slips By Investing.com

Dow Ends Higher as Energy, Financials Shine; Tech Slips By Investing.com
Dow Ends Higher as Energy, Financials Shine; Tech Slips

Asian stocks eye gains as Brexit deal hopes grow p By John McCrank NEW YORK (Reuters) - Asian shares were set to rise on Thursday ahead of the Christmas break, as global investors cheered a potential Brexit deal and economic.as pandemic rages p By Gabriella Borter and Dan Whitcomb NEW YORK (Reuters) - Tennessee emerged on Wednesday as an epicenter of the latest COVID-19 surge as U."The trends will become clearer over the next few weeks, but for now it seems like the most likely that claims will hover between 800K and 900K until there is either a natural leveling-off in the transmission of COVID or there is wider distribution of the vaccine," Jefferies (NYSE: JEF ) said in a note.The uptick in cases comes as the vaccine distribution program continues to gather pace, with one million vaccinated in the US so far, the Center for Disease Control.

com - The Dow gave up some gains into the close but ended higher Wednesday as energy and financials climbed even as President Donald Trump's demands that Congress amend the stimulus bill threatened delays.While the bill is veto proof – after securing the required two-thirds majority of the votes in both the chambers of Congress – the demands from Trump risk a delay to stimulus getting rolled out next week.

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