Wall Street today posted its first — and very modest — gain since Tuesday’s presidential election, but retail stocks continued to fall amid worries about the “fiscal cliff” and Greece’s slipping lifeline.
The S&P 500 Retailing Industry Group fell 0.3 percent, or 1.84 points, to 635.23, as the Dow Jones Industrial Average inched up 4.07 points to 12,815.39 — 430 points down from Election Day.
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