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Stocks close at record highs
Stocks close at record highs

Investors remained in a record-setting mood Tuesday, edging the Dow Jones industrial average and Standard & Poor's 500 index to their latest all-time highs. Pharmaceutical and medical equipment companies led the broad pickup in stocks, extending gains for the S&P 500 and Dow. The Nasdaq notched its first gain this week. A positive outlook from homebuilders and encouraging news from Japan and Germany also helped lift markets. The rally builds on a market rebound in recent weeks powered by strong corporate earnings and easing concerns among investors about the spread of Ebola and economic growth overseas. “We've gotten good news on all of the worries since...

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