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  1. Traders work on the floor at the NYSE in New York

    Indexes hit closing records amid further trade deal optimism

    Wall Street's three main indexes hit record highs on Monday, lifted by gains in energy and technology stocks on hopes of a U.S.-China trade deal ...
  2. Traders work on the floor at the NYSE in New York

    S&P 500 hits record high on hopes of trade deal, rate cut

    Technology stocks pushed the benchmark S&P 500 index to an all-time high and the Nasdaq close to its record level, as a possible U.S.-China trade ...
  3. FILE PHOTO: Oil rigs are seen at Vaca Muerta shale oil and gas drilling, in the Patagonian province

    Oil prices edge up on US-China trade optimism, but demand concerns cap

    Oil prices steadied a little on Tuesday, supported by signs of progress in talks on resolving the U.S.-China trade dispute, but gains were ...
  4. U.S. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin greets China's Vice Premier Liu He

    US, China resume high-level trade talks as non-core concessions seen possible

    Top U.S. and Chinese negotiators met on Thursday for the first time since late July to try to ease a bitter 15-month trade war and business groups ...
  5. A man walks through the rain on Wall St. outside the NYSE in New York

    Wall Street gains on trade optimism, but Beijing tempers hopes

    Wall Street rose on Wednesday on hopes of progress in U.S.-China trade talks, though stocks pared gains late in the session after Chinese ...
  6. Traders work on the floor at the NYSE in New York

    Wall Street falls as trade optimism fizzles

    Wall Street's main indexes dropped sharply on Friday after Chinese agriculture officials who were due to visit U.S. farm states next week canceled ...
  7. A trader works on the trading floor at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) at the opening of the mar

    Wall Street slips as financials fall, trade hopes flicker

    U.S. stock index futures recovered from overnight declines on Tuesday, pointing to a positive start for Wall Street as investors assessed ...
  8. FILE PHOTO: A woman points to an electronic board showing stock prices as she poses in front of the

    Stimulus optimism boosts stocks, eases pressure on bonds

    Asian stocks rose on Monday as hopes of more stimulus from central banks around the world and steps being taken by major economies such as Germany ...
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    Dow climbs for 8th straight week amid trade optimism

    Wall Street stocks finished another strong week on a positive note on Friday (Feb 15), rising again on optimism over US-China trade talks.