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By ALEX VEIGA
AP Business Writer 

US stock indexes end unevenly after day of listless trading

U.S. stock indexes capped a day of listless trading with a mixed finish Monday, as gains by banks and technology companies were offset by losses in other sectors.

 

July 24, 2018



U.S. stock indexes capped a day of listless trading with a mixed finish Monday, as gains by banks and technology companies were offset by losses in other sectors.

Bond yields rose, pointing to a pickup in interest rates on consumer loans, which helped drive bank shares higher. Technology stocks also posted solid gains, adding to the sector’s market-leading showing this year. Alphabet, Google’s parent company, surged in aftermarket trading after it reported its latest quarterly results.

Those gains were overshadowed by losses in industrial stocks, consumer goods companies and energy, amo...



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