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Stocks end flat as trade deal concerns weigh

Traders work on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., November 6, 2019. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. stocks ended little changed on Wednesday as a report the U.S.-China trade deal could be delayed until December was offset by gains in healthcare shares.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average .DJI fell 1.29 points, or nearly flat, to 27,491.34, the S&P 500 .SPX gained 2.12 points, or 0.07%, to 3,076.74 and the Nasdaq Composite .IXIC dropped 24.05 points, or 0.29%, to 8,410.63.

Reporting by Chuck Mikolajczak; Editing by Chris Reese

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