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Peter Petrov

Junior Trader

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  • Markets Jump on Trade Talks

    Full Story | - Junior Trader | 9th January 2019
    US stocks closed higher for a third straight session on Tuesday as optimism over U.S.-China trade talks boosted sentiment and pushed investors away from safe-haven assets and into the equity markets. The Dow Jones Industrial .
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  • Markets react to Apple and Manufacturing

    Full Story | - Junior Trader | 4th January 2019
    U.S. stocks closed down Thursday, with indexes logging losses across most sectors as investors reacted badly to a weaker-than-expected reading on manufacturing activity. The Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 660.02 points, or 2.8%, to 22,686.22 .
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  • Markets Swing on New Year

    Full Story | - Junior Trader | 3rd January 2019
    U.S. stocks started the year on a positive note on Wednesday after a volatile trading session saw indexes erase their earlier losses, as a rebound by oil prices and worries about softer global growth were .
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  • Markets with Mood Swings

    Full Story | - Junior Trader | 28th December 2018
    US markets closed higher after a volatile session on Thursday saw stocks drop in early trading before posting their biggest intraday swing since October 4, 2011. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 260.37 points, or .
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  • Markets pull off Christmas Miracle

    Full Story | - Junior Trader | 27th December 2018
    US markets saw their strongest single-day gains since March 23, 2009 on Wednesday with the Dow registering its first ever 1,000-point, single day gain as investors returned from the Christmas break. The Dow Jones Industrial .
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  • Volatility in the markets

    Full Story | - Junior Trader | 18th December 2018
    US stocks started the week lower on Monday’s volatile session as markets continued to feel the effects of rising US-China trade tensions and concerns of a broader slowing of the Chinese economy. The Dow Jones .
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  • Markets end mixed

    Full Story | - Junior Trader | 10th December 2018
    U.S. stocks closed sharply lower on Friday as a lack of concrete progress toward reducing U.S-China trade tensions numbed investor sentiment and overshadowed the November employment report. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 558.72 points, .
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  • Markets end lower

    Full Story | - Junior Trader | 5th December 2018
    U.S. stocks finished sharply lower Tuesday as skepticism mounted over the significance of an agreement reached by the U.S. and China to postpone new tariffs and as the market digested a flattening yield curve in .
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  • Markets jump on Powell comments

    Full Story | - Junior Trader | 29th November 2018
    U.S. stocks closed higher Wednesday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average surging more than 600 points, as investors digested Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell’s comments on future interest rates. The Dow rallied 617.70 points, or .
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  • Oil pulls markets

    Full Story | - Junior Trader | 26th November 2018
    U.S. stocks closed lower marginally Friday, pressured again by falling oil prices as investors returned from the Thanksgiving holiday into a half-day for the markets. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 178.74 points, or 0.7%, .