Another Week of Gains for Global Stocks

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Global stocks pushed through resurgent volatility to another week of gains. Investors took favorable views of the ECB’s latest stimulus measures, the health of the U.S. economy and the prospects for limiting crude oil production. Oil prices rose whereas gold and bond prices slipped. The yield on the ten-year U.S. Treasury note rose from 1.87% the prior week to 1.98%.

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