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European Bourses Fall Amid Speculation of A Strike on Syria

8/28/2013, 12:29 pm from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

European stocks slumped again as speculation heated up that there will be a military strike on Syria. The U.S. and its allies are working towards a military strike against Syria in response to an… Read More

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Asian Shares Drop Amid Syria Worries

8/28/2013, 12:29 pm from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

Asian stocks dropped again as tensions continue to escalate with Syria, and a strike on the country looks imminent. US President Barack Obama is reportedly working with allies to take some action… Read More

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TSX Up 65 Points As Syria Concerns Lift Oil, Sectors Broadly Higher; Miners, Energy Lead Rally

8/28/2013, 12:04 pm from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

North American stocks were broadly higher at midday, with the S&P TSX Composite Index gaining nearly 65 points, or 0.5%. Concerns about the U.S. military striking action against Bashar al… Read More

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Midday Update: Market Rebound Led By Gains in Oil Stocks; Weak Housing Data Calms Taper Jitters

8/28/2013, 11:47 am from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

Stocks are modestly higher today with investors shrugging off tensions in the Middle East and instead focusing on surging oil prices. Led by gains among energy stocks, all three of the major… Read More

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TSXV Top 10 Percentage Gainers Mid-Morning

8/28/2013, 10:41 am from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

Here are the top 10 percentage gainers on the TSXV mid morning. 1. Savant Explorations Limited (SVT.V), 2 cents, +0.01, +100% 2. NWM Mining Corporation (NWM.V), 1 cent, +0.005, +100% 3. Providence… Read More


Mid-Morning Market Update: Markets Edge Higher; Joy Global Profit Drops 5.3%

8/28/2013, 10:39 am from Benzinga in Investing, Commodities, Economy, International

Following the market opening Wednesday, the Dow traded up 0.08 percent to 14,787.63 while the NASDAQ surged 0.22 percent to 3,586.36. The S&P also rose, gaining 0.08 percent to 1,631.73. … Read More


Three Commodity Stocks to Sell on the Pop

8/28/2013, 10:00 am from Minyanville in Investing, Commodities, Stocks

The bulls have lost their grip over the past trading week as Fed tapering fears have stolen the headlines, opening the doors to volatile trading. The bulls' sentiment has also changed the market… Read More

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Stocks Cautiously Higher As Syria and Oil Continue To Overshadow Markets

8/28/2013, 9:07 am from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

Stock futures are mixed this morning after yesterday's deep sell off with only slim losses for the Dow and S&P futures and the Nasdaq trading unchanged to slightly higher. Geo political… Read More

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Sector Update: Technology Shares Flat; ViaSat Wins $21.7 Mln Order

8/28/2013, 8:46 am from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

Top Technology Stocks MSFT flat AAPL 0.12% IBM flat CSCO flat GOOG flat Technology shares are flat in pre bell trading. ViaSat ( VSAT ) says it won a Lot 14 order valued at $21.7 million for… Read More

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ETF Preview: Broad Market ETFs Weak on Syria Concerns; Gold Funds Shine

8/28/2013, 8:44 am from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

Active broad market exchange traded funds in Tuesday's regular session SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust ( SPY ) 1.2% iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Index ( EEM ) 2.2% iPath S&P 500 VIX Short Term… Read More