- Record-setting stock streak hits sixth day on broad gains
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks rose for the sixth day in a row Friday as major indexes continued to set records. The biggest gains went to companies that have been mostly left out of the post-election rally, including health care companies and makers of household goods.
- Global stocks extend European stimulus-inspired rally
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Global stocks continued to rise Friday as investors remained buoyed by the European Central Bank's decision to extend its bond-buying economic stimulus program. South Korea's benchmark slipped as lawmakers voted to impeach President Park Geun-hye over a corruption scandal.
- Asian shares meander as ECB-inspired rally fades
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Asian shares meandered Friday as an overnight rally in U.S. markets helped by the European Central Bank's decision to extend its bond-buying economic stimulus program faded. South Korea's benchmark slipped as lawmakers prepared to vote on whether or not to impeach President Park Geun-hye.
- Fund manager Q&A: What should muni bond investors do now?
NEW YORK (AP) — The past year has meant a wild ride for investors in municipal bond funds.
- Global stocks advance ahead of ECB decision
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Global shares rose on Thursday following upbeat trade data from China. Investors were looking ahead to a meeting of the European Central Bank later in the day.
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