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🔔 The dashboard: The S&P 500 closed down 0.7%. The Nasdaq fell 1.9%.
- Biggest gainer? IT services firm Gartner (+14%) after its earnings report smashed analyst expectations.
- Biggest decliner? Laser maker IPG Photonics (-10%). There was less enthusiasm about its earnings beat.
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