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TSX Up 53 Points Mid-Afternoon; Energy Biggest Gainer in Broad Rally

4/17/2014, 2:04 pm from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

The TSX rose 53 points mid afternoon, building on its earlier gain, to reach 14499.24. The resource heavy index was boosted by energy shares that were up 1.3%, following a 4.3% jump in natural gas… Read More

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Tech Stocks Returning to Positive Ground in Recent Trade; Netflix Rising After Pacific Crest Upgrade

4/17/2014, 1:57 pm from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

Top Tech Stocks MSFT 0.77% AAPL +1.51% IBM 3.07% CSCO +0.56% GOOG 2.73% Technology stocks were shaking off earlier declines, with shares of technology companies in the S&P 500 turning positive… Read More

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Sector Update: Technology

4/17/2014, 1:55 pm from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

Technology stocks were shaking off earlier declines, with shares of technology companies in the S&P 500 turning positive in recent trade, climbing 0.1%. In company news, Netflix ( NFLX ) rose… Read More

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Consumer Stocks Mixed; Little Call for Phillip Morris After 12% Decline in Q1 Profit, Revenue Also Falls

4/17/2014, 1:40 pm from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

Top Consumer Stocks WMT +0.58% MCD 0.40% DIS +1.32% CVS +0.31% KO 0.07% Consumer stocks were narrowly mixed this afternoon, with shares of consumer staples companies in the S&P 500 sliding… Read More

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Sector Update: Consumer

4/17/2014, 1:36 pm from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

Consumer stocks were narrowly mixed this afternoon, with shares of consumer staples companies in the S&P 500 sliding 0.1% while shares of consumer discretionary firms in the S&P 500 were… Read More

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Financial Stocks Still Posting Narrow Gains; American River Bankshares Lower Despite Q1 EPS Beat

4/17/2014, 1:23 pm from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

Top Financial Stocks JPM 0.29% BAC +0.50% WFC +0.22% C +0.11% USB 0.49% Financial stocks were holding small gains, with the NYSE Financial Sector Index adding about 0.2% and the S&P Financial… Read More

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Mid-Day ETF Update: ETFs, Stocks Extend Gains on Stong Earnings and Upbeat Jobless Claims, Philly Fed Manufacturing Data

4/17/2014, 1:21 pm from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

Active broad market exchange traded funds in Thursday's regular session SPDR S&P 500 ( SPY ) +0.06% PowerShares QQQ Trust, Series 1 ( QQQ ) +0.016% iShares Russell 2000 Index ( IWM ) +0.32%… Read More

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Energy Stocks Mostly Higher; Chesapeake Energy Rising After Southeastern Asset Management Offers Support

4/17/2014, 1:20 pm from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

XOM +0.70% CVX +1.58% COP +1.33% SLB 1.34% OXY +0.78% Energy stocks were broadly higher, with the NYSE Energy Sector Index rising 0.8% while shares of energy companies in the S&P 500 were… Read More

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Sector Update: Financial

4/17/2014, 1:18 pm from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

Financial stocks were holding small gains, with the NYSE Financial Sector Index adding about 0.2% and the S&P Financial 100 Index climbing 0.2%. In company news, American River Bankshares (… Read More

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Sector Update: Energy

4/17/2014, 1:11 pm from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

Energy stocks were broadly higher, with the NYSE Energy Sector Index rising 0.8% while shares of energy companies in the S&P 500 were gaining 0.9% as a group. Crude oil for May delivery was up… Read More