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Stock Market Highs during the Obama Presidency

  NEW YORK – With 1.400 points, the S & P 500 on Friday flirted with its highest gains in four years, an increase of 74% since January 20, 2009, the day Obama took office. Not since Dwight Eisenhower’s first term in the White House has any president achieved such Read On..

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Facebook’s Debut Lifted Investors’ Spirits

NEW YORK – U.S. stocks opened higher on Friday as the debut of Facebook titles lifted the spirits of investors. Shares of the largest online social network start trading at 1500 GMT.   Still, the major indexes are on track to close its worst week of 2012 under pressure from Read On..

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