But investors are still hungry for the above-average dividend yields they offer.
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The spice-maker serves up some bland earnings results
Markets set to rebound at the open tracking European markets higher.
Stocks manage to withstand a disappointment from the biggest name in technology on the strength of some other encouraging earnings reports.
Stocks rise as hopes for more stimulus from China and a decline in US jobless claims offset some disappointing domestic data.
The spice maker delivers better-than-expected earnings, driven by cost savings and acquisitions.
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