Wall Street posts solid gains, as defensives, tech shine

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Wall Street posts solid gains, as defensives, tech shine

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NEW YORK: Wall Street's main indexes posted solid gains on Thursday, fueled by strong performance from defensive and tech shares that outweighed declines for economically sensitive groups as worries persisted about a potential recession.

Other economically sensitive sectors also fell.Materials .SPLRCM lost 1.4%, while industrials .SPLRCI and financials .SPSY dipped about 0.5% each.

Advancing issues outnumbered declining ones on the NYSE by a 1.41-to-1 ratio; on Nasdaq, a 1.67-to-1 ratio favored advancers.

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Category: Economy

Topics: Gold Markets Ukraine Oil Nasdaq Stocks /Business/Business News Russia Fed Rate Dow Markets

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Published On: 2022-06-24, 05:10:00

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