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Dow 30 Earnings: Exxon Mobil Corp. Third Quarter 2019

11/1/2019 10:36:15 AM Investorsshrug off Exxon Mobil’s third-quarter earningsdisappointment, sending shares modestly higher in early morning trading.
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Stock Market Today: October 31, 2019

10/31/2019 8:01:53 AM The stock market started today modestly in the red, and then fell further as trade-war concerns came to the forefront. This concern followed a report that some officials from China doubted that a trade deal would be completed. Still, it ended well into the red. All told, the Dow closed lower by 140 points, while the S&P 500 was down nine points, and the NASDAQ shed 12 points.
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Stock Market Today: August 29, 2019

8/29/2019 8:51:48 AM The stock market started quite positively today, as trade tensions between the U.S. and China eased following an encouraging statement from China . Gao Fang, a spokesman for China’s Ministry of Commerce, stated that his country  “rejects an escalation of the trade war” and is “willing to solve the problem with a calm attitude.” Overall, the Dow Jones Industrial Average closed up 326 points, the S&P 500 was higher by 37 points, and the NASDAQ gained 117 points.
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Dow 30 Earnings: Exxon Mobil Corp. Second Quarter 2019

8/2/2019 10:17:12 AM Shares of Exxon Mobil climb modestly despite the oil giant reporting lackluster June-quarter earnings.
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Stock Market Today: June 21, 2019

6/21/2019 7:53:28 AM Stocks on Friday faded into the close after this week’s strong rally fueled by optimism about interest rates and international trade ran out of steam as the weekend approached.
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Stock Market Today: April 29, 2019

4/29/2019 9:18:35 AM The stock market got off to a tentative start today, firmed up in the early afternoon, but eased into the close. At the end of trading, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was ahead 11 points; the S&P 500 Index was up three points; and the NASDAQ was higher by 15 points. Market breadth showed a somewhat mixed session today, as winners were just ahead of losers on the NYSE.
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Dow 30 Earnings: Exxon Mobil Corp. First Quarter 2019

4/26/2019 10:51:40 AM Integrated petroleum industry behemoth Exxon Mobil (XOM) has reported disappointing first-quarter earnings of $0.55 a share, versus $1.09 a year earlier and our estimate of $1.00. The shares are trading moderately lower on the news. Results were weak across the board, and especially poor in the volatile refining segment. But it is not unusual for performance to vary considerably from quarter to quarter, or year to year, given the bottom line's reliance on pricing.
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Stock Market Today: April 26, 2019

4/26/2019 9:15:02 AM The stock market started out lower today, as a few earnings releases rattled investors. Indeed, Dow-component  Intel Corp. (INTC) dropped on lower-than-expected guidance for 2019, causing the Dow Jones Industrial Average to fall by as many as 70 points in the early part of the session.
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Stock Market Today: April 22, 2019

4/22/2019 8:53:49 AM Stocks opened the week in unexciting fashion following the long holiday weekend. With earnings season set to move into high gear, investors are likely waiting to see what bellwether corporations have to say about their performance and prospects in the coming days. At the closing bell, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 48 points; but the NASDAQ gained 17 points and the S&P 500 inched ahead three points. Market breadth was tilted to the downside, though. The number of declining issues outpaced gainers by a three to two margin on the New York Stock Exchange.
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