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The euro fell to an 11 1/2-year low against the dollar as U.S. and eurozone bond prices rose Thursday, after the European Central Bank spelled out its 1 trillion-euro stimulus plan that begins next Monday.U.S. and eurozone bond prices rose. Benchmark 10-year U.S. yield fell to 2.11 percent, while its Italian and Portuguese counterparts and slipped to record lows.On Wall Street, the Dow Jones industrial average was up 56.27 points, or 0.31 percent, to 18,153.17, the S&P 500 rose 5.05 points, or 0.24 percent, to 2,103.58 and the Nasdaq Composite climbed 23.23 points, or 0.47 percent, to 4,990.37 .The pan-european FTSeurofirst 300 index was up 0.3 percent, while Tokyo's Nikkei closed up 0.3 percent.
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