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NEW YORK | US stock indexes edge mostly higher a day after a big gain

NEW YORK — Major U.S. stock indexes are slightly higher in uneven trading Tuesday after a strong gain the day before. High-dividend stocks including telecommunications and household goods companies are making gains while a steep loss for United Technologies is taking industrial and defense companies lower. Steelmakers and other materials companies are falling, and so … Continue reading NEW YORK | US stock indexes edge mostly higher a day after a big gain