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Dow Jones Industrial Average Down Today as Oil Prices Fall

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Good morning! The Dow today (Monday, Dec. 14) fell 20 points in the opening hour.

Today the Dow Jones Industrial Average is reacting to the Federal Reserve's meeting next week on whether or not interest rates should be raised.

Crude oil prices came close to an 11-year low to open the market. Fears of oil glut and a pricing war between OPEC and non-OPEC producers dropped the price to $35.62 per barrel.

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Dow Jones Industrial Average Down on Sinking Yuan

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The Dow Jones Industrial Average Will Try to Snap a 3-Day Losing Streak Today

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Good morning! Dow futures today (Thursday, Dec. 10) are up 25 points ahead of opening bell.

Today the Dow Jones Industrial Average will aim to break a three-day losing streak.

Oil prices hit a new low amid concerns of oversupply following a meeting among members of OPEC. The global oil cartel recently chose to continue pumping oil at high volumes in order to protect market share.

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Dow Jones Industrial Average Moving Today with Oil Prices at 7-Year Lows

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Futures for the Dow Jones Industrial Average today (Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2015) are up 21 points as oil prices rose on speculation that crude inventories declined.

Oil prices remain strained as concerns about oversupply increase following a meeting among members of OPEC. The global oil cartel recently chose to continue pumping oil at high volumes in order to protect market share.

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Dow Jones Industrial Average Down Today as Oil Prices Tank

The Dow Jones Industrial Average is moving today ahead of speeches from the Federal Reserve. Here's what else investors need to know this morning.

Futures for the Dow Jones Industrial Average today (Tuesday, Dec. 8, 2015) showed a decline of 158 points as concerns about falling energy prices rattled investors in both Asia and Europe.

On Monday, the Dow Jones fell 117 points after oil prices fell to six-year lows as concerns about oversupply rattled trader sentiment. Shares of Exxon Mobil Corp. (NYSE: XOM) and Chevron Corp.(NYSE: CVX) were both off roughly 2.6% and were the biggest drags on the Dow Jones.

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Dow Jones Industrial Average Moving Today Ahead of Federal Reserve Speech

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Futures for the Dow Jones Industrial Average today (Monday, Dec. 7, 2015) were down nine points ahead of a busy week of economic data that includes an update on inflation, November retail sales, and consumer sentiment. These major economic data points will continue to provide insight into the FOMC meeting on Dec. 15 and 16.

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The Two "Bandits" Ripping Off Investors This Week

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Just because central bankers want to lead investors over the cliff like they did in 2008 doesn't mean that people should follow them.

Unfortunately, that's exactly what investors did last week. In a year that has seen many foolish rallies, Friday's massive rally in stocks - coming just a day after a massive sell-off - was the most foolish of all.

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Dow Jones Industrial Average Today Moving on the November Jobs Report

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Dow Jones Industrial Average Higher Ahead of ECB Announcement

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Dow Jones Industrial Average Up Ahead of Yellen Speech

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Dow Jones Industrial Average Up 68 Points Ahead of ECB Stimulus Announcement

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Dow Jones Industrial Average Moving Today on "Cyber Monday"

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Futures for the Dow Jones Industrial Average today (Monday, Nov. 30, 2015) slipped 28 points ahead of today's big ecommerce shopping event Cyber Monday.

Investors will be watching shares of Amazon.com Inc. (Nasdaq: AMZN), as the nation's top ecommerce site takes center stage. Investors are also excited about news that the company has unveiled its most recent prototype of drones that it plans to deploy as part its Prime Air service.

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Dow Jones Industrial Average Adds 46 Points Ahead of Thanksgiving Holiday

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Dow Jones Futures Down 110 Points Ahead of a Busy Day of Data

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Dow Jones futures today (Tuesday, Nov. 24) were down 110 points ahead of key data reports set for release this morning...

On Monday, the DJIA dropped 31 points thanks to a small sell-off in key components like Apple Inc. (Nasdaq: AAPL), Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (NYSE: GS), and Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA).

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Dow Jones Industrial Average Moving Today as Crude Oil Prices Fall

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Futures for the Dow Jones Industrial Average today (Monday, Nov. 23, 2015) were up two points as oil prices continued to slide in the United States.

Share of Facebook Inc. (Nasdaq: FB) were up this morning on news that the company's CEO Mark Zuckerberg plans to take a two-month paternity leave after his wife gives birth to their first child.

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