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U.S. stock index futures

Futures fall after Walmart warning spooks retail stocks

NASDAQ 100is trading down 0.30% at 12292.74 U.S. stock index futures fell on Tuesday after Walmart (NYSE: WMT)’s profit warning rippled through the retail sector and heightened fears that consumers were cutting back on discretionary spending in the face of decades-high inflation. Walmart Inc’s shares slumped 9.1% in premarket...

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World stocks

World stocks hit two-week lows on inflation jitters, policymakers boost yen

NIKKEI 225 is trading down 1.49% at 27824.22 World stocks hit a two-week low on Friday as rate hike guidance from the European Central Bank and jitters over upcoming U.S. inflation data stoked concerns about global growth, while verbal intervention from Japan boosted the yen The ECB said on...

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