Stocks End Mostly Lower

Investors on Tuesday weighed a delcine in oil prices, news of a widening U.S. trade deficit, and prospects for interest rate hikes by the Fed

Stocks finished mostly lower on Tuesday, as economic concerns deepened despite a retreat in oil prices on a stronger dollar and news that Saudi Arabia was calling for a meeting to discuss oil prices. The Republicans also blocked a Senate vote on a bill that would have taxed oil profits and implemented other measures to protect consumers.

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