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Tuesday, February 14, 2017 at 4:24PM
HensslerFinancial in Market Commentary
Indices closed at new record highs on Tuesday. Goldman Sachs led the Dow up on a variety of economic news. Federal Reserve comments may have impacted trading moves. In her policy testimony before the Senate Banking Committee, Fed chair Janet Yellen restated plans for gradual rate hikes but noted that potential uncertainties such as changes in U.S. policy and productivity levels could influence the pace. On another note, crude oil ticked up 0.5 percent today to settle at $53.20 a barrel. Looking ahead, consumer price data is set for release on Wednesday.
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