Wall Street falls as Amazon earnings disappoint

(Reuters) -Wall Street’s main indexes fell on Friday following a glum quarterly earnings report from Amazon.com, while data showing a strong rise in June consumer spending reinforced optimism about a steady economic rebound.FILE PHOTO: A Wall Street sign is pictured…

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Wall St rises as earnings lift outlook

NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. stocks ended higher on Thursday, boosted by robust U.S. earnings and forecasts, while data showed the U.S. economy was above its pre-pandemic level. The U.S. economy grew solidly in the second quarter, putting the level…

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U.S. goods trade deficit widens; inventories rise

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. trade deficit in goods increased in June as imports continued to rise amid strong economic activity, suggesting trade likely remained a drag on growth in the second quarter.Shipping containers sit at the ports of Los…

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Google lifts Nasdaq as focus turns to Fed

(Reuters) – The technology-heavy Nasdaq rose on Wednesday on strong earnings from Google-parent Alphabet, as investors turned to the Federal Reserve to gauge the impact of rising inflation and the Delta variant on its monetary stimulus.FILE PHOTO: A Wall Street…

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