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Consumer Stocks Mostly Higher; Television Broadcasters Surge Following Media General-Lin Media Tie-Up

Top Consumer Stocks WMT +2.03% MCD +0.42% DIS +0.07% CVS +0.95% KO +0.47% Consumer stocks were broadly higher with shares of consumer staples companies in the S&P 500 climbing about 0.9%.... Read >>

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Mid-Day ETF Update: ETFs, Stocks Firmer as Markets Snub Yellen Comments, Ukraine Uncertainty

Active broad market exchange traded funds at Friday's regular session SPDR S&P 500 ( SPY ) +0.35% iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Index ( EEM ) +1.55% iShares FTSE Xinhua China 25 Index ( FXI )... Read >>

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Sector Update: Consumer

Consumer stocks were broadly higher with shares of consumer staples companies in the S&P 500 climbing about 0.9%. Shares of consumer discretionary firms in the S&P 500 were up 0.3%. In... Read >>

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Financial Stocks Advancing; Fund Manager Rally As Market Readies for Rising Interest Rates

Top Financial Stocks JPM +1.19% BAC 0.70% WFC +1.24% C +0.62% USB +0.72% Financial stocks were mostly higher this afternoon with the NYSE Financial Sector Index advancing 0.6% and the S&P... Read >>

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Sector Update: Financial

Financial stocks were mostly higher this afternoon with the NYSE Financial Sector Index advancing 0.6% and the S&P Financial 100 Index adding 0.9%. In company news, shares of the The Charles... Read >>

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Energy Stocks Broadly Higher; Petrobras Slides As Brazil Opposition Slams 2006 Refinery Deal

Top Energy Stocks XOM +0.90% CVX +1.26% COP 0.02% SLB +2.34% OXY +2.14% Energy stocks were higher with the NYSE Energy Sector Index rising 0.9%, while shares of energy companies in the S&P 500... Read >>

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Sector Update: Energy

Energy stocks were higher with the NYSE Energy Sector Index rising 0.9%, while shares of energy companies in the S&P 500 were ahead 1.0% as a group. Crude oil for April delivery was up $0.27... Read >>

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Sector Update: Financials; Fairfax Lifts Torstar Stake To Near 23%, Carfinco Posts Improved Q4, IGM Buys Back Shares

Financial shares were mostly advancing in afternoon trading. The S&P TSX Financials index was up 0.2%. Manulife (MFC.TO) +0.1% Toronto Dominion Bank (TD.TO) flat Royal Bank of Canada (RY.TO)... Read >>

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Midday Update: Wall Street Resumes Bull Trend, Shrugs off Yellen and Geo-Political Concerns

Wall Street is on firm footing today and challenging record highs as worries about an impending rate hike and geo political tensions ease. Strength in the banking sector following the results from... Read >>

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TSX Up 40 Points at Midday; Miners Shine As Gold Recovers

The benchmark Canadian index eked out a small gain at midday, rising 40 points to reach 14401.78. Mining stocks were the main driver of the market, jumping 1% after the bullion recovered from days... Read >>