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[BRIEFING.COM] The major averages have slumped from their opening highs in a swift move lower that was likely related to the recent headlines from Ukraine, indicating Russia has announced the start of military exercises on the Ukrainian border in response to the 'anti-terrorism' operation launched against pro-Russian separatists by the government in Kiev.

The weakness in equities was accompanied by strength in Treasuries (10-yr yield at 2.69%), gold futures (+0.5% to $1291.60/ozt), and ... More

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