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Wall Street advances on trade hopes, deal to avert government shutdown

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By Stephen CulpNEW YORK (Reuters) - Wall Street rallied on Tuesday as investors were heartened by a tentative congressional spending deal to avoid another partial federal government shutdown and by optimism surrounding U.S.-China trade negotiations.All three major U.S. stock indexes posted their biggest one-day percentage gains for the month so far, each advancing more than 1 percent. The S&P 500 ended the session above its 200-day moving average for the first time since early December. President Donald Trump said he would be willing to let the March 1 tariff deadline slide as top U.S. ...

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First Published: Wed, February 13 2019. 03:11 IST
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