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Wall Street flat as Walmart offsets bank losses; trade talks eyed


By Shreyashi Sanyal(Reuters) - U.S. stocks struggled for direction on Tuesday as gains in Walmart offset losses in financials, with trade talks between the United States and China in focus.Hopes that the two countries will hammer out a deal to end their protracted trade war kept the three major indexes near their two-month highs.The talks in Washington follow a round of negotiations that ended in Beijing last week without a deal but which officials said had generated progress."A resolution on trade would remove a major headwind for the market," said J.J. Kinahan, chief market strategist at ...

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First Published: Tue, February 19 2019. 22:19 IST