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  1. Stocks tack on gains, but reverse as oil slows them down

    Stocks were doing just fine for most of the day yesterday, but at about 2:30 PM ET President Trump said that he planned to announce his decision on the Iran nuclear deal today, and that triggered some selling in the energy stocks, which pulled the market down with it. The Dow, which was up about 200-points in early trading, ended the day up 95-points, which as actually nearly 100-points off the lows as it had dropped to the break even point after that announcement. The late push higher put the ...
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