• US stocks build on record highs as tech shares gain and Fed policy stays supportive

    14 days ago - By Business Insider

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    The S&P 500 closed at a record high Thursday and pushed closer to the 4,100 mark.
    Technology shares fronted gains among stocks as Treasury yields declined.
    Equities advanced as the Federal Reserve indicates it will stick with monetary policy accommodative to economic recovery.
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    Wall Street notched a new record high for stocks on Thursday, with tech shares leading the way after the Federal Reserve signaled its willingness to keep monetary policy directed toward supporting the recovery of the world's largest economy...
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