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U.S. equities closed mostly higher on Friday as energy stocks stemmed this week's sell-off.
Shares of Caterpillar slip after Deutsche Bank analyst Nicole DeBlase downgrades the stock.
U.S. stocks closed mixed on Thursday, with the health care sector posting strong gains.
Investors, brace yourselves. A market pullback may be coming soon.
U.S. stocks traded mostly lower on Wednesday as oil prices failed to rebound from a sharp fall during the previous session.
Biotech has already outperformed the broader market year to date, rising 30 percent in the period.
Argentina's stock market also took a hit, with the Merval falling nearly 5 percent and was on track for its worst day since June 19, 2014.
The pound jumped against the U.S. dollar after a top BOE official said he expects to vote for a rate hike later this year.
U.S. equities closed lower Tuesday, pulling back from record highs, as oil prices pressured energy stocks.