Written by Gary
Market Close for 20 December 2013
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Markets surged today on a higher than expected final reading of third quarter U.S. GDP. However, the last hour of trading the S&P 500 gave back all the day's gains and the Dow lost more than half of earlier gains. Only the Nasdaq managed to close near the highs of the day.
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