🔔 Welcome back to Axios Closer, your look into the most important business stories of the day. Thanks for joining me for day 2.
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📈 The dashboard: The S&P 500 closed up slightly (0.13%).
- Biggest gainer? Marathon Oil (+10%). Biggest decliner? Defense and aviation company Leidos (-9%).
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