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Wall Street Glance

Dow Jones Industrials

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US stock futures rise after retail sales increase

In this Friday, April 11, 2014 photo, trader Anthony Carannante, left, works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. A government report showing March retail sales notched their biggest increase in 18 months helped give U.S. stocks a lift Monday, April 14, 2014. Better-than-expected results from Citigroup helped ease worries that first-quarter corporate earnings would be weak. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)

U.S. stocks mounted a modest rally on Monday, helping investors recover some of the ground lost after a rough finish last week.

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Is hot market for IPOs cooling?

In this Wednesday, April 9, 2014 file photo released by the New York Stock Exchange, executives and guests of La Quinta Holdings applaud the opening bell in honor of the company's IPO. So far in 2014, IPOs are having their best start to a year since 2000, with 89 companies raising $19 billion through sales of new stock. But demand for more offerings depends largely on the health of the broader market, and after last week’s sell-off, the clamor from buyers may quiet down. (AP Photo/NYSE Euronext, Ben Hider, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — A hot market for initial public offerings may soon face a cooler reception from investors.

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