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Sector Update: Energy

Energy stocks are mostly lower, with the NYSE Energy Sector Index sinking 0.6% while shares of energy companies in the S&P 500 are down more than 0.8% as a group. Crude oil for February... Read >>

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Social Media Stocks Gain 1.4%

The Social Media Index (SOCL, Global X EFT) is up 1.4%, helped by the following stocks MEET, +16% social network operator said it expects 4Q revenue of about $13 million, above its earlier... Read >>

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Mid-Day ETF Update: ETFs Turn Higher, Stocks Mixed Ahead of Fed Meeting Minutes

Active broad market exchange traded funds at Wednesday's regular session SPDR S&P 500 ( SPY ) +0.15% iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Index ( EEM ) 0.10%. Select Financial Sector SPDRs ( XLF )... Read >>

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Midday Update: Stocks Slightly Lower Amid Worries About Hawkish FOMC Minutes

Despite encouraging payroll data and yesterday's impressive gains, Wall Street is hesitant ahead of today's afternoon release of minutes from the last FOMC meeting as well as the December job... Read >>

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MidEast Shares Mostly Rise, Egypt Gets Boost From EFG Hermes Merger Speculation

Middle East stocks mostly rose, with Egypt's market getting a boost from merger speculation surrounding EFG Hermes. Analysts said the market was driven by speculation that a Gulf based investment... Read >>

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European Shares Shrug Off Positive Data, Dip Ahead of FOMC Minutes

European stocks were just weaker as caution ahead of the release of the Federal Reserve's December meeting minutes overshadowed other positive news. The International Monetary Fund plans to... Read >>

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Asian Stocks Mostly Gain After IMF Says Will Raise Global Growth Outlook

Asian shares mostly rose after the IMF said it planned to raise global economic growth forecasts. Managing Director Christine Lagarde told reporters in Kenyan capital of Nairobi the IMF plans to... Read >>

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Stocks Weaken On Defensive Positioning Before FOMC Minutes

Despite encouraging payroll data and yesterday's impressive gains, Wall Street is hesitant ahead of today's afternoon release of minutes from the last FOMC meeting as well as the December job... Read >>

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TSX Posts Small Gain, Healthcare Biggest Gainer on Valeant Boost, Miners Turn Positive

Canada's main stock index recorded a small gain of 19 points at midday, but still an improvement from earlier. The market was lifted by positive sentiments on recent reports of bullish economic... Read >>

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TSXV Top 10 Percentage Gainers Mid-Morning

Here are the top 10 percentage gainers on the TSXV mid morning. 1. Grandview Gold Inc (GVX H.V), 1 cent, +0.005, +100% 2. Columbia Crest Gold (CLB.V), 1 cent, +0.005, +100% 3. Celeste Mining Corp... Read >>