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Wall Street gains as downbeat data bolster view Fed may delay rate hike to late 2015

U.S. stocks advanced as downbeat economic data fostered the view that an interest rate increase would come only later in the year. The S&P 500 (INDEXSP:.INX) added 0.3 percent to 2,132 at 3:40 p.m. in New York. The 30-company Dow Jones Industrial Average (INDEXDJX:.DJI) rose 0.1 percent to 18,298, while the tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite (INDEXNASDAQ:.IXIC) jumped 0.4 percent to 5,093. 

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