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U.S. stock indexes closed mostly higher Wednesday, nudging the Nasdaq composite to a record-high for the second day in a row.
The Russell 2000 is up 1.61 points, or 0.1 percent.
The S&P 500 index added 1.59 points, or 0.1 percent, to 2,294.67.
The Russell 2000 index gave up 2.32 points, or 0.2 percent, to 1,358.74.
The S&P 500 is down 2.75 points, or 0.1 percent.
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Client Investments: Basics of Playing the Stock Market
Here are some basic stock market lessons you can give to your clients:1.
About half of all Americans have money invested in the stock market.
The stock market is widely considered a leading indicator for the economy.
Once upon a time, investors came to financial advisors who worked at brokerage firms back in the days of fixed commissions.
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Indonesia Stock Market May Find Traction On Thursday
The Indonesia stock market has moved lower in back-to-back sessions, sliding almost 35 points or 0.6 percent along the way.
The global forecast for the Asian provides little clarity as global political uncertainties capped support from crude oil prices.
Among the actives, Astra Agro Lestari added 0.32 percent, while Bank Rakyat Indonesia skyrocketed 25 percent, Alam Sutera Realty gained 0.52 percent, Bank Central Asia lost 0.16 percent, Bank Negara Indonesia collected 0.41 percent, Bank Danamon Indonesia skidded 1.52 percent, Bank Mandiri tumbled 1.54 percent, Bumi Resources plummeted 7.33 percent and Exploitasi Energi Indonesia plunged 5.36 percent.
The Jakarta Composite Index now rests just above the 5,360-point plateau, although the market may stop the bleeding on Thursday.
Traders also kept an eye on the price of crude oil, which saw some volatility over the course of the trading session.
collected by :Dicson Walt