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United States stocks spent most of January on a almost uninterrupted climb to ever-higher records, but have fallen this week. Eversource Energy fell $1.63, or 2.5%, to $62.44, while CenterPoint Energy lost 73 cents, or 2.6%, to 27.73.

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But scarcely a minute later, West Brom were leve when Rodriguez thumped home an equaliser from the top of the box. West Brom persisted to impress as Liverpool were prevented from grabbing any sort of hold over the flow of play.