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Consumer Stocks Mixed; Vitamin Shoppe Muscles to Best Price Since March Following Q3 Results

Top Consumer Stocks WMT 0.15% MCD 0.00% DIS +0.12% CVS +2.57% KO +0.16% Consumer stocks are mixed this afternoon, with shares of consumer staples companies in the S&P 500 adding about 0.3% and... Read >>

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Sector Update: Consumer

Consumer stocks are mixed this afternoon, with shares of consumer staples companies in the S&P 500 adding about 0.3% and shares of consumer discretionary firms in the S&P 500 down about... Read >>

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Energy Stocks, Crude Oil Both Lower; Pioneer Natural Resources Quadruples Q3 EPS Over Last Year

Top Energy Stocks Energy stocks are slightly lower, with the NYSE Energy Sector Index slipping about 0.3% while shares of energy companies in the S&P 500 are down 0.3% as a group. Crude oil... Read >>

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Sector Update: Energy

Energy stocks are slightly lower, with the NYSE Energy Sector Index slipping about 0.3% while shares of energy companies in the S&P 500 are down 0.3% as a group. Crude oil for December... Read >>

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European Shares Dip After EU Cuts Growth Outlook

European stocks eased after the European Union cut its growth outlook. The EU said eurozone GDP will rise by 1.1% in 2014, less than the 1.2% forecast in May. It forecast that France's budget... Read >>

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Asian Shares Mixed in Choppy Trade

Asian stocks were mixed in choppy trade. HSBC's survey of growth in China's services industry rose to 52.6 in October, higher than last month's figure of 52.4. Premier Li Keqiang said more... Read >>

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Mid-Day Update: ISM Index Pressures Already Fatigued Market Into Negative Territory

The stock market is trading defensively this afternoon, reversing gains from the past two sessions amid concerns that strength in the services sector could encourage the Federal Reserve to... Read >>

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Stocks Give Back Monday's Gain as Service-Sector Strength Could Encourage Fed Move

The stock market is trading defensively this afternoon, reversing gains from the past two sessions amid concerns that strength in the services sector could encourage the Federal Reserve to... Read >>

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Commodities Update: Merrill Lynch Analyst Says Gold Could Be Headed to $1,500/Ounce

Although gold futures are down about 20% this year at around $1,309 an ounce, they could be headed to $1,500 an ounce, according to Bank of America Merrill Lynch's head of global technical... Read >>

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Commodities Update: Gold Down 0.6% On Better-Than-Expected ISM Report, Drops To $1,307

Gold futures contracts (GCZ3.NYM) fell in late morning trading, losing 0.6%, or $7.30, to $1,307.40, after the release of the Institute for Supply Management's non manufacturing index for October... Read >>