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Target falls 2.8% in pre-market after Q2 earnings miss U.S. retail giant Target (NYSE TGT) reported lower than expected second quarter earnings, despite beating on revenue figures, it announced early on Wednesday. Target... Read >>

Forex - Euro at 11-month lows against broadly stronger dollar The euro fell to 11 month lows against the broadly stronger dollar on Wednesday as signs that the U.S. recovery is progressing underpinned dollar demand ahead of... Read >>

Bitcoin prices stabilize after extreme volatility Bitcoin prices stabilized on Wednesday, following enormous volatility in the early part of the week. Bitcoin (BTC USD) eased down 0.06%, or 28 cents, on Slovenia based... Read >>

Lowe’s down 2.2% after cutting 2014 sales outlook Lowe's saw shares decline in pre market trade on Wednesday, after the world's second largest home improvement retailer cut its full year sales outlook. Lowe's said... Read >>

U.K. CBI industrial order expectations rise more than expected U.K. industrial order expectations improved more than expected in August, fuelling optimism over the country's economic outlook, industry data showed on Wednesday. In a... Read >>

Forex - USD/JPY rises to 4-1/2 month highs after Japan trade data The U.S. dollar rose to four and a half month highs against the yen on Wednesday, as Tuesday's strong U.S. data still broadly supported the greenback , while a... Read >>

Copper futures rise on optimism over U.S. economy Copper futures edged higher on Wednesday, as optimism over the U.S. economic outlook boosted demand for the industrial metal. On the Comex division of the New York... Read >>

Forex - GBP/USD rises on BoE meeting minutes The pound rose against the U.S. dollar on Wednesday, easing off a four and a half month low after the minutes of the Bank of England's latest policy meeting showed that... Read >>

Gold futures edge lower ahead of Fed minutes Gold futures traded below the key $1,300 level on Wednesday, as investors looked ahead to the release of minutes from the Federal Reserve's July policy meeting later in... Read >>

European stocks pause after 2-day rally; Dax down 0.07% European stocks were steady to lower on Wednesday, pausing after the recent upward trend due to growing expectations for the European Central Bank to implement... Read >>