Precious metal markets

Trader Robert Arciero works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Friday, Feb. 9, 2018. Wall Street capped a day of wild swings Friday with a late-afternoon rally that reversed steep early losses and sent the Dow Jones industrial average 330 points higher. Even with the rebound, this was the worst week for the market in about two years. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
February 09, 2018 - 9:07 pm
A late-afternoon rally reversed steep losses for U.S. stocks Friday, lifting the Dow Jones industrial average more than 300 points and capping a turbulent week on Wall Street that left the market with its steepest weekly slide in two years. The big point swings that pummeled stocks reflected a...
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A Nasdaq employee works at the Nasdaq MarketSite, in New York, Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018. Health care stocks are leading U.S. indexes broadly lower in early trading following news of a big new venture in the health care business. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
January 30, 2018 - 3:48 pm
U.S. stocks fell sharply in late-afternoon trading Tuesday, placing the market on course for its worst day since August and its first two-day losing streak in more than a month. Health care and technology stocks accounted for much of the decline. Banks, industrial companies and energy stocks also...
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FILE - In this Oct. 8, 2014, file photo, people walk to work on Wall Street beneath a statue of George Washington, in New York. Health care and retail companies are helping stocks climb again Wednesday, Jan. 24, 2018, as the market heads for its fourth gain in a row. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
January 24, 2018 - 10:26 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Banks and health care companies are rising Wednesday and retailers are making gains as stocks are on pace to add to a three-day winning streak. The dollar is weaker after Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said the declining dollar is good for U.S. exporters, suggesting he isn't...
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FILE - In this Wednesday, Dec. 27, 2017, file photo, a logo for the New York Stock Exchange is displayed above the trading floor. Stocks are rising at the start of trading Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018, led by homebuilders and airlines. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
January 11, 2018 - 4:40 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks brushed aside their first wobble of the year and got back to setting records on Thursday. Energy stocks led the way after the price of oil touched its highest level since 2014. The gains for indexes marked a return to calm, after a whiff of nervousness wafted through...
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FILE - This Dec. 21, 2016, file photo shows the New York Stock Exchange. Stocks are opening lower on Wall Street, Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018, as a New Year's rally runs out of gas. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
January 10, 2018 - 2:11 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The stock market's fantastic start to 2018 stalled out on Wednesday after interest rates climbed. Stock indexes were mixed in afternoon trading, and the Standard & Poor's 500 was down slightly from its record high. Losses had been steeper in the morning, when the yield on the 10...
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January 06, 2018 - 3:05 am
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Anthony Smith ferries his two well-dressed dogs, Noodles and Diva, in his bicycle basket to events big and small around Philadelphia, charging smitten passersby a "$1 donation" to take their photo. And hot dog, do the people pay. In just 10 minutes at the Christmas Village at...
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FILE - In this Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014, file photo, American flags fly in front of the New York Stock Exchange. World stock markets were mixed on Thursday, Dec. 28, 2017, in quiet post-Christmas holiday trading. Strong economic data from Asia and the U.S. boosted investor confidence in some markets. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
December 28, 2017 - 3:21 pm
U.S. stock indexes were up slightly in light trading late Thursday afternoon, on course to extend modest gains as the market heads into the final trading day of 2017. Banks were among the big gainers. Energy companies also rose following a spike in natural gas prices. Consumer-goods makers lagged...
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FILE - This Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2016, file photo shows the New York Stock Exchange in Lower Manhattan. Another month of strong hiring in the U.S. and improved manufacturing in Europe have stocks climbing early Thursday, Jan. 4, 2018, as the Dow Jones industrial average trades above 25,000 points for the first time. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File)
December 22, 2017 - 5:14 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks finished slightly lower Friday in subdued trading ahead of a three-day holiday weekend. Health care companies and banks slipped. President Donald Trump signed the Republican-backed tax bill into law, but for the fourth day in a row, stocks didn't move much. They had made...
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December 19, 2017 - 1:39 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States is reliant on China and other nations for the overwhelming majority of critical minerals used by the military and for manufacturing everything from smartphones to wind turbines and cars, a new federal report says. The report released Tuesday by the U.S...
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FILE - This Dec. 8, 2017, file photo shows the Chicago Board Options Exchange website announcing that bitcoin futures will start trading on the Cboe on Sunday evening Dec. 10. The CME Group, another security based on the price of bitcoin, the digital currency that has soared in value and volatility this year, began trading on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange on Sunday, Dec. 17. (AP Photo/Kiichiro Sato, File)
December 17, 2017 - 10:38 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Another security based on the price of bitcoin, the digital currency that has soared in value and volatility this year, began trading on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange on Sunday. The CME Group, which owns the exchange, opened up bitcoin futures for trading at 6 p.m. EST on Sunday...
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