• Technology gains and solid earnings push US stocks higher

    NEW YORK (AP) — The market’s biggest winners this year, technology and health care, powered U.S. stock indexes to more all-time highs on Tuesday.

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  • Technology companies, retailers send US stock indexes higher

    NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are higher Monday as technology and industrial companies, banks and retailers all make modest gains. Drugmakers and other health care companies are trading lower. Companies that make opioid pain medications are down sharply after the government released a much higher estimate of the costs of the ongoing addiction crisis.

  • Asian stocks, oil prices steady

    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stock markets were mostly firm on Thursday and oil prices were steady, despite a second straight day of losses on Wall Street overnight. But analysts said it was too early to say risk sentiment was back after a day of heavy losses in Asia. Other than on-going worries about the prospect of the U.S. tax reform plan and the pace of the Federal Reserve’s rate hike, there were little market-moving headlines.