Traders David O'Day, left, and Peter Tuchman, center, gather at the post that handlers Alibaba on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, at the close of trading Friday. U.S. stocks ended October solidly higher, up 2.3 percent.
Traders David O'Day, left, and Peter Tuchman, center, gather at the post that handlers Alibaba on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, at the close of trading Friday. U.S. stocks ended October solidly higher, up 2.3 percent. Richard Drew AP
Traders David O'Day, left, and Peter Tuchman, center, gather at the post that handlers Alibaba on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, at the close of trading Friday. U.S. stocks ended October solidly higher, up 2.3 percent. Richard Drew AP

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