Globe and Mail
Stocks gain on hints of cliff compormise
Despite all the uncertainty, U.S. stocks have had a pretty good year overall, with all three indexes up between 6% and 15%. By comparison, stocks ended 2011 almost exactly where they began the year, although there was a lot of movement in between.
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