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US STOCKS-Wall St ends lower after Yellen comments fail to inspire

* Yellen comments leave rate expectations unchanged on Wall Street

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks dip, bonds fall as CPI keeps Fed on course

* Crude oil falls ahead of U.S. long weekend (Adds close of U.S. markets)

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St ends down slightly after Yellen comments

NEW YORK, May 22 - U.S. stocks ended weaker on Friday after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen indicated the central bank was poised to raise interest rates this year, in line with broad expectations on Wall Street.

UPDATE 1-Speculators pare dollar bets to lowest since late July -CFTC, Reuters

(Adds details on latest data in paragraph 5, table) May 22 - Speculators further scaled back bullish bets on the U.S. dollar in the latest week, pushing the currency's net long position to the lowest in over nine months, according to Reuters calculations and data from the Commodity Futures Trading Commission released on Friday. The value of the dollar's net long position fell to $25.81 billion in the week ended May 19, from $29.11 billion the previous week. Net longs on the

Wall St Week Ahead-Yellen tone suggests choppiness for markets ahead

NEW YORK, May 22 - U.S. stock investors have been enjoying an extended period of low volatility and steady gains, but with the Federal Reserve on track to raise interest rates this year and major indexes near records, the market could get a bit choppier in coming weeks.

Speculators pare dollar bets to lowest since late July -CFTC, Reuters

May 22 - Speculators further scaled back bullish bets on the U.S. dollar in the latest week, pushing the currency's net long position to the lowest over nine months, according to Reuters calculations and data from the Commodity Futures Trading Commission released on Friday.

 
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NYSE Gainers

Symb Last Change Chg %
YOKU.N 30.75 +3.78 +14.02
EHIC.N 15.99 +1.91 +13.57
DANG.N 10.71 +1.17 +12.26

NYSE Losers

Symb Last Change Chg %
ARO.N 2.19 -0.40 -15.44
BBDO.N 8.89 -1.36 -13.27
JMEI.N 25.40 -2.63 -9.38

All American Indices

Data as of 22 May 2015. All quotes delayed at least 15 minutes.
Symb Index Mkt Report Time Last Chg Chg %
.DJI Dow Jones Industrial Average View 9:32pm BST 18,232.02 -53.72 -0.29%
.IXIC Nasdaq Composite Index View 10:16pm BST 5,089.36 -1.43 -0.03%
.TRXFLDUSP Thomson Reuters Equity US Index 9:40pm BST 192.88 -0.40 -0.21%
.TRXFLDCAP Thomson Reuters Equity Canada Index 9:45pm BST 284.33 -0.11 -0.04%
.GSPTSE S&P/TSX Composite Index View 9:41pm BST 15,200.76 -2.85 -0.02%
.XAX AMEX Composite Index View 10:51pm BST 2,460.80 -27.23 -1.09%
.MXX MXSE IPC View 9:06pm BST 44,874.04 -223.35 -0.50%
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FTSE 100 7,031.72 + 18.25 +0.26%
DAX 11,815.01 -49.58 -0.42%
CAC 40 5,142.89 -3.81 -0.07%
TR Europe 171.32 -1.71 -0.99%
GBP/USD 1.5488 --
GBP/EUR 1.4054 -0.27%
EUR/USD 1.1015 --
Gold 1,205.70 -0.10 -0.01%
Oil 59.99 -1.00 -1.65%
Corn 360.00 -5.00 -1.37%

NYSE Most Actives

Symb Last Chg % Volume
BAC.N 16.75 +0.12 13,139,325
F.N 15.27 -1.55 8,649,125
PBR.N 9.15 -3.58 6,619,364
Data as of Fri May 22, 2015 11:09pm BST.

NASDAQ Most Actives

Symb Last Chg % Volume
AAPL.OQ 132.54 +0.88 10,469,821
MSFT.OQ 46.90 -1.10 8,168,137
QCOM.OQ 69.51 -0.83 7,199,557
Data as of Fri May 22, 2015 11:09pm BST.

AMEX Most Actives

Symb Last Chg % Volume
ISR.A 1.84 -8.91 1,291,693
LNG.A 75.18 -2.36 453,761
CVM.A 0.75 -5.17 443,196
Data as of Fri May 22, 2015 11:09pm BST.
Symbol 4 wk rating
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Current mean
rating
KBAL.OQ 3.00 to 1.00 Buy
LEE.N 3.00 to 2.00 Outperform
MLVF.OQ 3.00 to 2.00 Outperform
Symbol 4 wk rating
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Current mean
rating
QLTY.OQ 1.44 to 2.88 Hold
CLDN.OQ 1.60 to 3.00 Hold
BRDR.OQ 1.80 to 3.00 Hold