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Sector Update: Health Care

Health care stocks were lower Wednesday, with the NYSE Healthcare Sector Index slipping less than 0.1% and shares of healthcare companies in the S&P 500 declining about 0.5% as a group. In... Read >>

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Sector Update: Tech

Technology stocks were sharply higher, with shares of technology companies in the S&P 500 jumping nearly 1.1% as a group. In company news, ZipRealty ( ZIPR ) more than doubled in value... Read >>

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Sector Update: Financial Stocks Mixed in Mid-Day Trade; Stifel Financial Successfully Floats $300 Mln Offering of Senior Debt

Top Financial Stocks JPM +0.98% BAC 1.99% WFC 0.30% C +0.89% USB 1.06% Financial stocks were mixed, with the NYSE Financial Sector Index sinking about 0.2% while the S&P Financial 100 Index... Read >>

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Sector Update: Consumer

Consumer stocks were moderately higher this afternoon, with shares of consumer staples companies in the S&P 500 rising less than 0.1%. Shares of consumer discretionary firms in the S&P 500... Read >>

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Sector Update: Info Tech; CGI Unit Wins $64 Mln Contracts, BlackBerry Pressured As IBM, Apple Partner to Sell Business-Related Applications to Corporate Customers

Information technology shares were mixed in afternoon trading. The S&P TSX Info Tech index was down 1.3%. BlackBerry (BB.TO) 8.4% CGI (GIB A.TO) +0.9% Constellation Software (CSU.TO) +0.2%... Read >>

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Sector Update: Energy Stocks Rising; Bonanza Creek Higher After Pricing $300 Mln Offering of 9-Year Notes

Top Energy Stocks XOM +1.10% CVX +1.08% COP +1.50% SLB +0.64% OXY +1.82% Energy stocks were mostly higher Wednesday, with the NYSE Energy Sector Index rising about 0.2% while shares of energy... Read >>

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Sector Update: Financial

Financial stocks were mixed, with the NYSE Financial Sector Index sinking about 0.2% while the S&P Financial 100 Index was up about 0.1%. In company news, Stifel Financial ( SF ) was narrowly... Read >>

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Sector Update: Energy

Energy stocks were mostly higher Wednesday, with the NYSE Energy Sector Index rising about 0.2% while shares of energy companies in the S&P 500 were ahead 0.9% as a group. Crude oil for August... Read >>

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MidEast Shares Mostly Gain, Dubai Still Finds Support from Arabtec Speculation While Others Gain on Q2 Results

Middle East shares mostly rose, with Dubai still gaining support from Arabtec. Arabtec rose although Aabar Investments made no announcements after a board meeting and declined to comment on its... Read >>

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Midday Update: Dow Breaks Another Record on Earnings and Mergers

Underpinned by positive corporate earnings, continued M&A activity, and strength in the housing market, Wall Street Wednesday brushed off a considerable increase in inflation and pushed the... Read >>