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  • Dow Jones drops more than 800 points in the face of rising rate fears

    Worst drop the Dow has seen since February
    Rate hikes have spurred a selloff and the Dow Jones Industrial Average received its worst pummeling since February, dropping more than 800 points today. It’s been a tough month for the major indexes with S&P 500 and the Dow down more than 2.7% and 1.6%, respectively. And the Nasdaq has lost more than 5.5%.
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  • S&P banks index sees best day since March

    Investors anticipate positive bank earnings
    The Dow Jones and S&P 500 each posted significant gains on Monday as investors prepare for the big banks to report their second quarter earnings later this week. The S&P banks index increased by 2.7%, its greatest daily increase since March 26, 2018. But this may not mean good numbers for mortgage banking revenues.
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  • Dow, S&P 500 face worst daily drop since October

    What happened to the Dow finally breaking 20K?
    The recent stock market rally is quickly coming to a close as the Dow and S&P 500 are on track for their worst one-day declines in three months. It was only a week ago that the Dow flirted extremely close to the 20,000 psychological milestone.
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  • Stocks mixed: S&P down but Dow hits new record high

    All three indexes closed at record highs Tuesday
    Stocks are mixed today after hitting all-time highs Tuesday night. While Dow continues to see new highs, the rest of the market is beginning to inch down. One expert explains that worries about a Trump presidency seem to be subsiding.
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  • Stock markets tank as investors go bearish

    This is the worst start ever to a calendar year
    Investors are scrambling as they continue to head into what is the worst start ever to a calendar year for the stock market. But amid all the negative reports, an article in Business Insider said that in a note to clients, Deutsche Bank's Jim Reid gave some reason for optimism for the future.
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  • Real estate lands spot on S&P Indices

    Real Estate is now a “distinct asset class”
    After almost 16 years of absolutely no changes, the S&P Dow Jones Indices announced it is updating its select sector indices to accommodate a new and growing asset class: the real estate sector.
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  • MSR sale lifts Wells Fargo stock

    Ocwen stock drops amid sale
    Wells Fargo’s stock finished the day up after it announced it signed an agreement to sell Ocwen a $39 billion portfolio of residential mortgage servicing rights. But Ocwen did not witness the same positive results.
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