2/28/2019, 10:01 PM (Source: TeleTrader)
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US stocks end lower despite trade talk optimism

Major markets in the United States closed in the red on Thursday amid news that a trade agreement between Beijing and Washington was close to its final form. Director of the National Economic Council Larry Kudlow stated earlier US has "the most hospitable, free enterprise economy" in the world, emphasizing US was nearing a historical deal with China.

The Dow Jones was down 0.27% at the closing bell, as UnitedHealth continued its drop, declining 3.14%. The Nasdaq 100 ended the session 0.27% lower. Booking Holdings plummeted 10.96% following the release of corporate earnings report. The S&P 500 dropped 0.28% at the end of the day. HP Inc tumbled 17.27%.

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