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COMMODITIES UPDATE: Oil Slides To About $100 A Barrel On Strong Supply

Oil futures contracts tumbled to about $100 a barrel today after an industry trade group reported that U.S. supplies jumped much more than expected last week. This comes amid some uncertainty... Read >>

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With Debt-Ceiling Crisis Averted, Stocks Falling Following Weak Q3 Results From Bellwether Firms

Stocks are mostly lower Thursday, giving in to heavy profit taking pressure as the enthusiasm from last night's resolution to the standoff in Congress over the federal budget and the debt ceiling... Read >>


4 Oil Refiners to Play Europe's Presence in Africa

In recent years, investors have witnessed the US become a dominant force in the crude oil space, thanks in part to a development in technologies like fracking as well as more pipelines... Read >>

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TSXV Top 10 Percentage Gainers Mid-Morning

Here are the top 10 percentage gainers on the TSX mid morning. 1. Rodinia Oil Corp (ROZ.V), 1.5 cents, +0.005, +50% 2. Resinco Capital Partners (RIN.V), 1.5 cents, +0.005, +50% 3. Parallel Mining... Read >>

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COMMODITIES UPDATE: Gold Up 2.6% On Safe Haven Buying As Things Settle After Govt Shutdown, Debt Ceiling Scare

Gold futures contracts continue to rise this morning, even after the U.S. Congress averted a potential technical default by agreeing on a last minute deal to increase the debt ceiling and end the... Read >>

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Stocks Slip After Budget, Debt Deal; Jobless Claims, Q3 Earnings Disappoint

US stock futures slipped Thursday amid profit taking after a deal in Washington that put an end to more than two weeks of a government shutdown and raised the debt ceiling to narrowly avert a... Read >>

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Sector Update: Consumer

Consumer shares are higher in pre bell trading, as several major companies report quarterly earnings. In consumer stocks news, recreation vehicles maker Winnebago Industries, Inc. ( WGO ) is up... Read >>

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Sector Update: Healthcare Stocks Lower; United Health Down 3% on Quarterly Results

Healthcare stocks JNJ 0.07% PFE 0.13% ABT 0.14% MRK 0.17% AMGN flat Healthcare shares are flat to higher in pre market trade. Tekmira ( TKMR ) says it has planned a public offering, though it did... Read >>

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Sector Update: Healthcare

Healthcare shares are flat to higher in pre market trade. Tekmira ( TKMR ) says it has planned a public offering, though it did not provide the details on the number or shares or share price. TKMR... Read >>

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ETF Preview: Broad Market ETFs Slip Amid Mixed Earnings: Gold, Silver Funds Outshine Market

Active broad market exchange traded funds in Wednesday's regular session SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust ( SPY ) +1.21% iPath S&P 500 VIX Short Term Futures TM ( VXX ) 9.58% Select Financial Sector... Read >>