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20th January, 2013
Wall Street: no apparent nerves. Photo: Thinkstock

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If Wall Street is nervous about the Congressional vote on the debt ceiling this week, it certainly isn't showing it. **US stocks** stayed at a five-year high last week as corporate earnings gave investors plenty to cheer about. "It's a bonbon market," said John Manley, who helps oversee about $212 billion as chief equity strategist for Wells Fargo Advantage Funds in New York. "We've had little pleasant packets of surprises as these...

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