Stocks Fall After ECB Sets Plan to Raise Rates

Stocks Fall After ECB Sets Plan to Raise Rates

U.S. stock benchmarks fell as investors digested the European Central Bank’s plan to begin increasing interest rates next month.  The S&P 500 fell 0.6% Thursday and the Dow Jones Industrial Average slipped 0.5%. The technology-focused Nasdaq Composite Index fell 0.7%. The major indexes opened lower before briefly turning positive in early trading. For much of …

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