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S&P 500 closes the book on its biggest first-half plunge since 1970

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In the first six months of 2022, the widely followed large-cap index has tumbled 20.6% amid expectations of high inflation and a hawkish Federal Reserve. The last time the S&P 500 fell this much in the first half was in 1970, according to Dow Jones markets data.
2 months ago·New York, United States

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Times of India

S&P 500 closes the book on its steepest first-half slide since 1970

"All year it's been a tug-of-war between inflation and slowing growth, balancing tightening financial conditions to address inflation concerns but trying to avoid outright panic," said Paul Kim, chief executive officer at Simplify ETFs in New York. "I think we are more than likely already in a recession and right now the only question is how harsh will the recession be?"

2 months ago·Mumbai, India
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Reuters

S&P 500 closes the book on its steepest first-half slide since 1970

Wall Street ended lower on Thursday, crossing the finish line of a grim month and quarter, a dismal coda to the S&P 500's worst first half of a year in more than half a century.

2 months ago·United Kingdom
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Sydney Morning Herald

The Wrap: ASX in the red after last-minute sell-off

The ASX 200 was hit with another last-minute sell-off, dragging the sharemarket into the red on the first day of trading for the new financial year.

2 months ago·Sydney, Australia
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New York Times

Some see more pain ahead for stock market

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2 months ago·New York, United States
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CNBC

The worst first half for stocks since 1970? It's not as bad as it looks.

Perspective on first six months this year shows stocks aren't necessarily all doom and gloom.

2 months ago·United States
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The Washington Post

Stocks slide, with Wall Street closing out worst first half since 1970

The stock market closed out its worst six-month stretch to start a year since 1970, as inflation-driven upheaval has spread across nearly every part of the economy.

2 months ago·Washington, United States
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