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Medha Singh

US STOCKS-Wall Street gains as markets await aid package, U.S. jobs data

Aug 06 2020

* Becton Dickinson tumbles as lockdowns hit medical devices demand

S&P 500 flat as Congress wrangles over stimulus

Aug 06 2020

The S&P 500 treaded water on Thursday as investors awaited a new fiscal aid package to prop up the economy, with data showing a staggering 31.3 million Americans were receiving unemployment checks in mid-July.

US STOCKS-S&P 500 flat as Congress wrangles over stimulus

Aug 06 2020

* Becton Dickinson tumbles as lockdowns hit medical devices demand

US STOCKS-Wall St struggles for direction as Congress wrangles over stimulus

Aug 06 2020

* Becton Dickinson tumbles as lockdowns hit medical devices demand

US STOCKS-Wall Street flat, awaits fresh fiscal aid package

Aug 06 2020

* Indexes: Dow up 0.18%, S&P and Nasdaq flat (Updates to open)

US STOCKS-Wall St set for subdued open as investors await fiscal aid

Aug 06 2020

* Futures: Dow up 0.13%, S&P flat, Nasdaq up 0.13% (Adds quote details, updates prices)

US STOCKS-Futures muted ahead of weekly unemployment claims data

Aug 06 2020

Aug 6 U.S. stock index futures were flat on Thursday as investors looked forward to the latest weekly jobless claims report to gauge the pace of a rebound in the labor market, while also anticipating a new fiscal stimulus bill.

Wall Street gains on Disney's surprise profit, fiscal aid hopes

Aug 05 2020

Wall Street's main indexes rose on Wednesday after Disney delivered a surprise quarterly profit, with sentiment aided by signs that a coronavirus fiscal relief package was imminent.

US STOCKS-Wall St gains on Disney's surprise profit, fiscal aid hopes

Aug 05 2020

* Indexes up: Dow 1.15%, S&P 0.55%, Nasdaq 0.30% (Updates to early afternoon)

US STOCKS-Wall St gains on Disney's surprise profit, fiscal aid hopes

Aug 05 2020

* Indexes up: Dow 1.33%, S&P 0.68%, Nasdaq 0.34% (Adds quote, details; updates prices)

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