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Stocks Fall as Attacks Unsettle Investors

U.S. stocks fell on Thursday as concerns over security after deadly explosions in Turkey outweighed investors’ confidence in the U.S. economy. It was the fifth down day in six sessions for the major indexes, which have pulled back from year-long highs hit two weeks ago after a dramatic run-up that began in mid-March. Stocks were showing modest gains by early afternoon but slid back later in the day as investors sold shares they thought were overvalued as fears of attacks around the globe resurfaced. “We couldn’t hold,” said Todd Leone, head of listed trading at S.G. Cowen. “People are just nervous, and we haven’t seen that for a while.” Full Story

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