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MT Newswires

European Stocks Gain After China Data

European shares rose after China trade data were better than expected. China's exports rose 5.1% in July, up from June's 3.1% fall. Imports, which had dropped 0.7% in June, showed a 10.9% leap for... Read >>

MT Newswires

Asian Stocks, Outside of Japan, Rise on China Trade Data

Asian shares outside Japan gained after China's trade data came in better than expected. China's exports rose 5.1% in July, up from June's 3.1% fall. Imports, which had dropped 0.7% in June,... Read >>

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TSX Up 70 Points, Sectors Mixed, Miners Jump 6.09% on Metals Boost, Energy Stocks Slip on Weaker Oil Prices

North American stocks ended a 2 day losing streak, with the S&P TSX Composite Index posting a 70 point gain at midday on Thursday. This was after China, Canada's trading partner, reported... Read >>

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Mid-Day Update: Stocks Inching Back Inching Black; Earlier Advance Fueled By Jobs Data, Chinese Growth

Stocks are inching back into the black after a mid morning slump erased earlier gains tied to better than expected initial jobless claims. Declines in the energy and banking sector were weighing... Read >>

Minyanville

Commodity Earnings: A Hit for Devon Energy, Misses for Archer Daniels and Marathon Oil

With the second quarter earnings season winding down, there are only a handful of companies left to report their results. Last week oil and gas giants Chesapeake Energy Corp ( CHK ) and... 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. Totally Hip Technology (THP.V), 5 cents, +0.03, +150% 2. Pacific Cormox Resources (PCM.V), 1 cent, +0.005, +50% 3. PetroCorp... Read >>

Benzinga

Mid-Morning Market Update: Markets Rise, Groupon Posts Upbeat Sales

Following the market opening Thursday, the Dow traded up 0.26 percent to 15,510.37 while the NASDAQ gained 0.28 percent to 3,664.19. The S&P also rose, surging 0.34 percent to 1,696.67. Top... Read >>

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Sector Update: Financial Shares Higher Pre-Market on Positive Jobless Claims Report

Top Financial Shares JPM 0.60% BAC +0.89% WFC +0.46% C +1.13% USB flat Financial shares are higher in today's pre market session after U.S. jobless claims edged up to 333,000 in the week ended... Read >>

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Sector: Financial

Financial shares are higher in today's pre market session after U.S. jobless claims edged up to 333,000 in the week ended Aug. 3, according to the Labor Department. Economists expected about... Read >>

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US Futures Reverse 3-Day Drop on China Data, Lower-Than-Expected Jobless Claims

US futures regained some ground Thursday after investor concerns that the U.S. Federal Reserve would start slowing down its asset purchase program had depressed stocks for three straight days.... Read >>