Dow And S&P 500 Climb To New Record Closing Highs

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The S&P 500 index gained 4.61 points to 2,500.23, up 0.2%.

The gauge ended a year ago at 2,238.83, and sailed past 2,300 on February 9. Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) was up 2.8%.

Boeing rose $3.77, or 1.5 percent, to $249 as the aerospace company continued to set record highs.

The Nasdaq Composite.IXIC dropped 0.48 percent to 6,429.08, hurt by a 0.86-percent decline in Apple AAPL.O. The S&P 500, the benchmark for many index funds, had it best week since the first week of the year.

Liverpool 1/4 to win against Burnley in Saturday's Premier League clash
Scott Arfield expertly put the Clarets in front in the 27th minute, but Mohamed Salah equalised nearly immediately for the Reds. Countless chances went begging for Liverpool in the second period, as Pope was called into action on nice occasions.

The S&P 500 Index powered past 2,500 for the first time, notching its third round-number milestone of the year as the equities market in the the USA continue to climb.

Global markets were mostly defensive with the UK's FTSE-100 losing more than 1% in value after the Bank of England said that some withdrawal of stimulus is likely appropriate "in the coming months", and China's Shanghai lower after data indicated the world's second largest economy is beginning to slow. The last two or three times this kind of thing occurred we went down a little, only to turn back higher.

In early deals, software leviathan Oracle Corporation (LON:ORCL) was the biggest faller on the NYSE, falling 6% to US$49.61 after analysts reacted to disappointing second quarter earnings guidance.

TRADER TALK: "Risk-off sentiment is at the front and center of markets once again with North Korea's latest missile firing", said Jingyi Pan, market strategist at IG in Singapore.

Mumbai demands for reforms in local trains over the new bullet train
Kharge said: "We have seen 19 major (railway) accidents in the past one year and Rs 1.1 lakh crore is required for rail safety". Party sources acknowledged that the launch of the bullet train project could consolidate urban votes in the BJP's favour.

Gold futures - which tend to draw buyers in times of geopolitical tension - lost ground. The Kospi in South Korea gained 0.7 percent. The market remains in a firm uptrend despite underlying concerns of overvaluation.

PRICES: U.S. consumer prices grew 0.4 percent in August, according to the Labor Department, and they're up 1.9 percent over the a year ago. Separately, the Empire State factory gauge hit 24.4 in September, down slightly. The launch was the latest sign of Pyongyang's willingness to defy worldwide opinion as it moves closer to building up a military arsenal targeting USA forces. That could show inflation is rising, but it's not clear how much of a role Hurricane Harvey, which flooded the Gulf Coast region, played in raising gas prices.

The consumer price index's 0.4% gain last month was its biggest in seven months and is the last major economic data to be released ahead of the Federal Reserve's 19-20 September policy meeting.

"Valuations are stretched, but I don't believe we're in bubble territory". This indicator compares the closing price of a stock in relation to the highs and lows over a certain time period.

How to Watch Tennessee vs. Florida Online
Instead of using the nine seconds and two timeouts to move closer , Florida (1-1, 1-0 SEC) went for it all, and the move paid off. Junior quarterback Quinten Dormady has officially taken over the reins as the Vols' starter, per the team's Week 3 depth chart.

The ICE U.S. Dollar Index lost ground, but still was up for the week.

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