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MARKET ROUNDUP : Banks, retailers lead stocks higher after early wobble

Aug 29, 2019 - Los Angeles Times
Financial Results

Stocks overcame an early stumble and closed broadly higher Wednesday as the market more than made up its losses from a day earlier.

Retailers, healthcare and industrial companies notched solid gains.

Financial and energy stocks also helped power the rally. The two sectors have taken the heaviest losses this month as fear that the U.S. trade war with China is hampering global economic growth roiled markets.

Evidence of investor anxiety could still be found in the bond market, as...