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BC-Financial Markets-Mar, 0419

Contributed by NAMPA / Associated Press.

Markets Right Now: Banks, retailers lead stock gains<
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By The Associated Press<
The latest on developments in financial markets (All times local):
4 p.m.
Rising retailers pushed stocks further into record territory on Wall Street.
The Standard & Poor's 500 closed out its seventh week of gains in the last eight Friday.
Bond yields rose following a report that inflation rose more than expected last month.
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