weighed down :
- s full of; bearing great weight
- s heavily burdened with work or cares
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- S&P 500 gains Friday, but drops 2.1% for the week
NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The Dow Jones Industrial Average and the S&P 500 index posted modest gains on Friday, while the Nasdaq Composite index finished lower, weighed down by Oracle Corp. . U.S. stocks posted losses for the week, which was marked by turbulence sparked by the Federal Reserve's signal that it plans to scale back quantitative easing later this year. The Dow gained 41.08 points ...
June 21, 2013 - Market Watch
- France's leading economic indicators decline
PARIS, June 19 (UPI) -- Leading economic indicators for France declined in April, weighed down by increased claims for unemployment benefits, the Conference Board said Wednesday.
June 19, 2013 - UPI