Stocks rise on hopes for budget deal, Europe
Published 11/20/2012, The Jamestown Sun
The stock market finally shook its post-election slump. Investors seized on hope that Washington will reach a deal on the federal budget and drove stocks Monday to their biggest gain in two months. A pair of strong corporate earnings reports also helped.Word count: 1061
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