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U.S. economic growth revised higher, boosted by consumer spending

By Lucia Mutikani WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. economic growth slowed less than previously reported in the fourth quarter as robust consumer spending provided a boost that was partially offset by…

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Shares, bonds rally, dollar off as Yellen hedges on rates

By Wayne Cole SYDNEY (Reuters) – Asian shares rallied on Wednesday as markets pared back expectations for how swift & how far U.S. interest rates might rise this year, bruising…

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Economic data could put stocks back on higher path

By Caroline Valetkevitch NEW YORK (Reuters) – The March U.S. employment report & other key economic numbers next week could assist U.S. stocks resume their recent winning path as long…

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U.S. consumer spending gains steam; inflation stirring

By Lucia Mutikani WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. consumer spending rose solidly in January & underlying inflation picked up by the most in four years, keeping Federal Reserve interest rate increases…

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As world markets drop, Fed officials try to shake it off

By Richard Leong & Ann Saphir SOMERSET, N.J./SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – As U.S. stock indexes dropped in volatile trading & oil crashed below $30 a barrel on Friday, Federal Reserve…

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Asian shares slide to one-month low on Fed, global growth concerns

By Hideyuki Sano & Shinichi Saoshiro TOKYO (Reuters) – Asian shares slipped to one-month lows on Tuesday as the spectre of higher borrowing costs in the United States & slower…

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Visa forecasts current-quarter profit below Street

By Amrutha Gayathri (Reuters) – Visa Inc , the world's largest credit & debit card company, forecast profit below Wall Street expectations for the current quarter, injure by continued pressure…

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U.S. consumer prices edge up, supporting Fed rate rise

By Lucia Mutikani WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. consumer prices increased for a second straight month in March on rising gasoline & housing costs, a sign of an uptick in inflation…

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Stock futures point to higher open on M&A activity

By Ryan Vlastelica NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. stock index futures indicated a higher open on Monday, pointing to a second straight daily gain as four M&A deals in the…

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Investors eye data as stocks approach records

By Noel Randewich (Reuters) – Investors enjoying near-record levels for major stock indexes will scrutinize housing data & other economic indicators in the coming week for hints approximately the timing…

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