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MT Newswires

Sector Update: Financial

Financial stocks are higher today with the NYSE Financial Sector Index advancing 0.7% and the S&P Financial 100 Index gaining about 0.3%. In company news, MBIA Inc. ( MBI ) is down 3% at near... Read >>

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Sector Update: Consumer

Consumer stocks are higher this afternoon with shares of consumer staples companies in the S&P 500 adding 0.5%. Shares of consumer discretionary firms in the S&P 500 are ahead about 0.8%.... Read >>

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Sector Update: Energy

Energy stocks are higher today with the NYSE Energy Sector Index rising 0.6% while shares of energy companies in the S&P 500 are up 0.4% as a group. Crude oil for September delivery continues... Read >>

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Mid-Day ETF Update: ETFs, Stocks Continue to Firm On Upbeat Jobs Data; JP Morgan Probe Keeps Gains In Check

Active broad market exchange traded funds in Thursday's regular session SPDR S&P 500 ( SPY ) +0.4%, nearer 52 week highs. iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Index ( EEM ) +1.6%. Direxion Daily Gold... Read >>

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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 >>

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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 >>

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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 >>