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US stocks to face struggle as rally ends

WAITING FOR WAL-MART:Investors are anxiously waiting for Wal-Mart to report its results after a report about slow sales on Friday triggered a slide in the retailer’s shares

Reuters, NEW YORK

The Fed minutes released last month spooked markets a bit when they revealed that some Fed officials thought it would be appropriate to consider ending asset purchases later this year. US Treasury yields rose on that news, though market worries about a near-term end to quantitative easing have since faded.

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