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Monday, October 25, 2010
Stocks extended three weeks of gains as hopes for further central-bank stimulus kept the market edging higher. Materials and industrials led the Dow today as exporters received a boost from the weak dollar. However, financial companies lagged behind amid questions regarding banks' foreclosure practices. DJIA +31.49 Nasdaq +11.46 S&P 500 +2.54.