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About "US Stocks"
U.S. Stocks aren’t doing so well. According to Saturday’s Wall Street Journal,
Investors’ retreat from U.S. stocks turned into another rout Friday, leaving major indexes down more than 4% for the week as the November jobs report failed to offset persistent anxiety over the U.S.-China trade dispute and the global economic outlook.
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Then move onto the prepared extemp questions. This week’s extemp questions include U.S. stocks, the US ambassador to the UN, French riots, the arrest of Huwaui’s CFO, Yemen, and the legacy of George H.W. Bush.
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