Wall Street edges higher to give Dow 11th straight record

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Wall Street edged higher on Friday, with the Dow extending its streak of record-setting gains to 11 days, as increases in utilities and other safety plays outweighed declines in financials.

Wall Street edges higher to give Dow 11th straight record

Bombardier shareholder hopes contract dispute is resolved out of court

MONTREAL (Reuters) – The chief executive of Canada’s second largest pension fund, which owns a 30 percent stake in Bombardier Inc.’s transportation division, said on Friday he hopes that a dispute between the company and Toronto’s transportation agency over a rail car contract will be resolved out of court.

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BCBS, Cigna among insurer groups to meet with Trump on Monday

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The Blue Cross Blue Shield Association, which represents insurers in every state, said on Friday that it would attend a meeting between the health insurance industry and President Donald Trump on Monday.

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Porsche, Audi lift VW to record underlying profit

WOLFSBURG, Germany (Reuters) – Record Audi and Porsche sales helped Volkswagen swing to a record underlying profit in 2016, although a bigger than expected charge from the diesel emissions scandal meant it missed estimates for its operating profit.

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Volkswagen CEO says board did not discuss chiefs of VW brand, Audi

WOLFSBURG, Germany (Reuters) – Volkswagen’s supervisory board did not discuss VW brand manager Herbert Diess or Audi Chief Executive Rupert Stadler at its meeting on Friday, the German carmaker’s CEO said on Friday.

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Wall Street dips; Dow poised to break 10-day record run

(Reuters) – The Dow was on track to break its 10-day record-setting streak on Friday, as banks weighed and investors turned cautious after recent comments from the Trump administration indicated its pro-growth policies may have a longer path to implementation.

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Ghosts of past tech IPOs could haunt Snap’s performance

(Reuters) – Snap Inc appears set to make a splash next week with the biggest tech stock debut since Facebook Inc, but history suggests investors shut out of the initial public offering would be better off waiting a bit to chase this unicorn on the open market.

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VW eyes stable 2017 earnings after underlying profit hits record

WOLFSBURG, Germany (Reuters) – Volkswagen forecast broadly stable earnings this year after record sales of luxury Audi and Porsche cars helped it post its highest annual underlying operating profit ever.

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Dow on track to break 10-day record run

(Reuters) – The Dow was on track to break its 10-day record-setting streak on Friday, as investors turned cautious after recent comments from Trump administration suggested that pro-growth policies may take longer to be implemented.

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U.S. new home sales rebound; consumer sentiment dips

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – New U.S. single-family home sales rose less than expected in January, likely held back by heavy rains and flooding in California, but continued to point to a strengthening housing market despite higher prices and mortgage rates.

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Boeing to open first European factory, to invest 20 million pounds

(Reuters) – Boeing Co said it would invest 20 million pounds ($24.98 million) to open its first production facility in Europe to make components for certain aircraft.

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Airbus says no more cracks found in A400M engines

BERLIN (Reuters) – All A400M military transport plane engines affected by an order from European safety regulators have been inspected and no further cracks were found in their combustion chambers, a spokesman for manufacturer Airbus said on Friday.

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Dow on track to break its 10-day record run

(Reuters) – The Dow Jones Industrial Average was on track to break its 10-day record-setting streak on Friday, as investors reassessed the “Trump rally” after recent comments suggested that pro-growth policies might take longer to be implemented.

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