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Global stock rally builds after US-China trade talks

Jan 09, 2019 - Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) - U.S. stocks are on the verge of their fourth consecutive gain Wednesday as stocks around the world build on their early 2019 rally. Negotiators from the U.S. and China extended their trade talks to a third day, which investors took as a sign the discussions were productive even though no major breakthroughs have been announced. Oil prices also continued to climb and stocks linked to faster economic growth, such as technology companies, kept rising.

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