U.S. Stocks Advance a Third Week on Economic Reports

U.S. Stocks Advance a Third Week on Economic Reports

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Sears Roebuck And Company signage is displayed outside of a Sears Holdings Corp. store in Brooklyn, New York on Dec. 27, 2011. percent. Sears Holdings Corp. added 46 percent amid speculation it may go private and optimism CIT Group Inc. will approve financing for the retailer’s vendors.