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(For more market insights, including options activity, click on ; for the Day Ahead newsletter link.reuters.com/mex49s); for the Morning News Call newsletter, link.reuters.com/nex49s) The Dow and the S&P 500 stalled after hitting record highs on Monday as investors kept their focus on economic stimulus prospects from the Federal Reserve. The Dow Jones industrial average rose 0.27 percent, while the S&P 500 was unchanged and the Nasdaq Composite dropped 0.09 percent.
** BOEING CO, $140.72, up 3.4 pct (09:33 a.m. ET)
The U.S. planemaker at the Dubai Airshow on Sunday announced commitments for a total of 259 of the new 777 jet, previously codenamed 777X, worth about $100 billion at list prices - the largest combined order in its history.
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** JPMORGAN CHASE & CO, $55.59, up 1 pct (09:34 a.m. ET)
The biggest U.S. bank by assets said on Friday it agreed to pay $4.5 billion to settle claims by investors who lost money on mortgage-backed securities before the collapse of the U.S. housing market.
** MICROSOFT CORP MSFT.O, $37.49, down 1 pct (9:34 a.m. ET) Continued...