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Tech Stocks Posting Solid Gains; Micron Technology, SanDisk Rising After Fire at Rival Factory

Top Tech Stocks MSFT 2.04% AAPL +2.36% IBM 0.21% CSCO +1.62% GOOG +1.47% Technology stocks are higher, with shares of technology companies in the S&P 500 posting a 1.1% gain. In company news,... Read >>

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Healthcare Stocks Rising Today; Unilife Tumbles Over 14%, Touches Below $3 After Harsh Forbes Assessment

Top Healthcare Stocks JNJ +0.9% PFE +1.5% ABT +2.1% MRK +1.3% AMGN +1.5% Healthcare stocks are higher with the NYSE Healthcare Sector Index rising 0.8% and shares of healthcare companies in the... Read >>

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Sector Update: Technology

Technology stocks are higher, with shares of technology companies in the S&P 500 posting a 1.1% gain. In company news, Micron ( MU ) and SanDisk ( SNDK ) shares are higher following a fire at... Read >>

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Sector Update: Healthcare

Healthcare stocks are higher with the NYSE Healthcare Sector Index rising 0.8% and shares of healthcare companies in the S&P 500 are ahead 1.2% as a group. In company news, Unilife ( UNIS ) is... Read >>

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Mideast Shares Mostly Slump As US Nears Action Against Syria

Middle East stocks mostly declined after US President Barack Obama garnered key Congressional support on Tuesday for a strike on Syria. Russian President Vladimir Putin also signaled a readiness... Read >>

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Consumer Stocks Advancing With Broader Markets; Francesca's Holdings Laid Bare After Missing Q2 Ests

Top Consumer Stocks WMT +0.5% MCD +0.7% DIS +0.1% CVS +0.4% KO +2.1% Consumer stocks are higher today with shares of consumer staple companies in the S&P 500 climbing 0.8% while shares of... Read >>

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Sector Update: Consumer

Consumer stocks are higher today with shares of consumer staple companies in the S&P 500 climbing 0.8% while shares of consumer discretionary stocks in the S&P are moving up by 1.1%. In... Read >>

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European Shares Turn Higher But Gains Capped by Syria

European stocks turned higher late in the session, although signs US President Barack Obama stepped closer to a military strike on Syria kept a lid on the market. More congressional leaders,... Read >>

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Asian Shares Mostly Decline as Syria Strike Looks More Likely

Asian stocks mostly eased as a possible strike on Syria looks more likely. On Wednesday, U.S. House of Representatives Speaker John Boehner backed President Barack Obama's call for action against... Read >>

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Financials Post Strong Gains; American Independence Hits 52 Wk Highs As Independence Holdings Begins Tender Bid

Top Financial Stocks JPM +1.7% BAC +0.8% WFC +0.35% C +0.45% USB +0.3% Financial stocks are broadly higher today with the NYSE Financial Sector Index gaining 0.9% and the S&P Financial 100... Read >>