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NEW YORK: Stocks posted their first noteworthy losses of 2006 Thursday as analyst downgrades of two Dow Jones industrials and rising oil prices prompted investors to take profits one session after the major indexes reached new multiyear highs.
WASHINGTON: The U.S. trade deficit narrowed slightly in November as the price of foreign oil fell and U.S. exports hit an all-time high. Some economists predicted the country may soon start to see sustained improvements in its trade performance.
Japanese stocks dropped for a second day Wednesday as traders sold shares of companies tied closely to domestic economy like real estate and brokerages. The dollar edged higher against the yen.
The Dow Jones industrial average closed above 11,000 Monday for the first time since before the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, boosted by a five-day rally that has sent stocks soaring so far in 2006.
HONG KONG: Bank of China, the country's second-largest lender by assets, has received approval from the China Securities Regulatory Commission for its upcoming initial public offering in Hong Kong, according to a person familiar with the deal.