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Global markets fall sharply after Greek 'no' vote

...securities industry intervened to prop up the markets, closing 2.4 percent higher at 3,775.91.Elsewhere, Japan's Nikkei 225 stock index dropped 2.1 percent to 20,212.12, while Hong Kong's Hang Seng sank 3.4 percent to 25,190.18...

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S&P 500 trades above 2,000 points for first time

...rose 1.9 percent. British markets were closed for a holiday. Markets in Asia were mixed, with Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225, South Korea's Kospi and Hong Kong's Hang Seng each notching gains Monday, while China's Shanghai Composite index...

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Money managers warning that stocks are due for a dip

...and European stocks did not perform as well as U.S. stocks in 2013, with the notable exception of Japan, where the Nikkei 225 index soared 53 percent.Europe is particularly attractive, they say. The European Union came out of a two-year...

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Plan your week

...disappointed investors since 1990. No longer.Japan's Nikkei 225 index has climbed 15 percent since Nov. 1. The increase...S. and other countries.It's new ground for the Nikkei 225, which has done worse than U.S. stocks in all but...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2011-02-27/plan-your-week
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European markets' rally runs out of steam

...measures.The euro was down 0.6 percent at $1.2536.Earlier in Asia, stocks end-ed mostly higher. Japan's Nikkei 225 index rose 0.4 percent to 9,104.17, and South Korea's Kospi gained 0.4 percent to 1,874.45.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-07-04/european-markets-rally-run
Tsunami toll now feared to top 10,000

...disasters opening underlined the challenges Japan's already fragile economy will have in bouncing back.The benchmark Nikkei 225 stock average shed 494 points, or 4.8 percent, to 9,760.45 just after the market opened today. Japan's central...

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Radiation level soars after Japan nuke plant fire

...workers heard him calling for help.The impact of the earthquake and tsunami dragged down stock markets. The benchmark Nikkei 225 stock average plunged for a second day Tuesday, nose-diving more than 10 percent to close at 8,605.15 while the...

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Dow drops more than 600 points Monday

...percent in Germany and 4 percent in France.The selling picked up again early Tuesday in Asia. Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 index was off nearly 5 percent, while Hong Kong's Hang Seng index shed more than 7 percent.In the U.S., stocks...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2011-08-08/dow-drops-more-600-points-
Stocks end mixed after a lackluster session

...overseas trading, Japanese stocks fell sharply for a second day in response to Tuesday's tumble on Wall Street. The Nikkei 225 stock average slid 3.14 percent. European stock markets were hit by concerns about earnings and the military action...

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Dow fails to reach new high

...77 to 712.18. The Russell 2000 index of smaller companies rose 2.05 to 400.06. In overseas stock markets, the Nikkei 225 index in Tokyo eased 0.77 percent. In Europe, the DAX index in Frankfurt fell 1 percent, the CAC in Paris eased...

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