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Sector Update: Financial

Financial stocks are lower today with the NYSE Financial Sector Index sinking 0.7% and the S&P Financial 100 Index retreating 0.7%. In company news, JPMorgan Chase & Co. ( JPM ) is down... Read >>

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Sector Update: Energy

Energy stocks are lower with the NYSE Energy Sector Index falling about 0.6% while shares of energy companies in the S&P 500 also are down 0.6% as a group. Crude oil for September delivery is... Read >>

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Midday Update: Stocks Continue to Drift Off Record Highs as Tapering Concerns Re-Ignited By Fed Comments

Stocks continue to retreat off last week's record highs, posting significant losses, as comments from Fed President Dennis Lockhart raised concerns about an imminent Fed tapering. Rate sensitive... Read >>

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Fed Comments Weighs on Stocks; Amazon's Bezos Picks Up Washington Post for $250 Mln

Stocks continue to retreat off last week's record highs, posting significant losses, as comments from Fed President Dennis Lockhart raise concerns about an imminent Fed tapering. Rate sensitive... Read >>

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The Arctic Ocean: Fracking's Future Home

Energy extraction techniques have become exponentially more efficient and effective since our first attempts to harness the elements in our favor. Unfortunately, our advances in pulling energy... Read >>

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TSX Dives 103 Points, Miners Lead Broad Decline on Dull Metals

Toronto's main stock index plummeted nearly 103 points, or 0.82%, 30 minutes after the market opened on Tuesday. All sectors were in the red, except for info tech that rose 1.62%. Mining stocks... Read >>

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US Stock Futures Ease Amid Limited Catalysts; Trade Deficit Narrows

US stock futures were marginally lower Tuesday after a muted trading day Monday and in the wake of a stock market rally in recent weeks. Earnings season is also winding down, with most of the... Read >>

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Sector Update: Consumer Shares Mixed Pre-Market; Washington Post up 5% on Acquisition

Top Consumer Shares WMT 0.25% MCD flat DIS 0.26% CVS +0.29% KO flat GE 0.12% Consumer shares are generally mixed in pre bell trading. Shares in The Washington Post ( WPO ) are up 5% pre market... Read >>

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ETF Preview: ETFs, Stocks Slip Lower As U.S. Trade Deficit Narrows to Smallest Gap Since 2009, Misses Forecasts

Active broad market exchange traded funds in Monday's regular session SPDR S&P 500 ( SPY ) 0.21% iShares S&P 500 ( IVV ) 0.17% PowerShares QQQ ( QQQ ) +0.06% iShares Russell 2000 ( IWM )... Read >>

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Sector Update: Consumer

Consumer shares are generally mixed in pre bell trading. Shares in The Washington Post ( WPO ) are up 5% pre market after Amazon.com's Jeffrey Bezos agreed to buy the company for $250 million late... Read >>