Trade war, profits, marijuana: Markets saw it all in 2018

By Alex Veiga, The Associated Press

Wall Street started 2018 strong, buoyed by a growing economy and corporate profits. It isn’t ending that way.

U.S. stocks climbed to new highs early, shook off a sudden, steep drop by spring and rode a wave of tax cut-juiced corporate earnings growth to another all-time high by September. Then the jitters set in.

Investors grew worried that the testy U.S.-China trade dispute and higher interest rates would slow the economy, hurting corporate profits. A...

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