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MT Newswires

COMMODITIES: Gold, Silver Up On Continued Government Worries

Precious metals rose today as the U.S. federal government shutdown entered a second week and the prospect of a stalemate in the debate over raising the debt ceiling and the prospect of a U.S.... Read >>

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Mid-Day Update: Stocks Buckle Following Lew Warnings on Potential Debt Default

Washington continues to be the catalyst for additional losses in the global equity markets as investors keep a wary eye on a Oct. 17 deadline for Congress to authorize additional borrowing over... Read >>

Minyanville

Is Crude Oil Ready for Further Growth?

One of the major events recent was the first US government shutdown in 17 years. Light crude dropped to a new monthly low at $101.05 on concerns that this event would reduce demand for black gold... Read >>

Olson Global Markets

Philadelphia Gold and Silver Index Re-Approaching Long-Term Support

By Jim Donnelly, Olson Global Markets As politicians in Washington D.C. dig in their heels in one of the most partisan showdowns in recent memory, the prolonged battle over a continuing... Read >>

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MT Insider: Realogy Holdings Raised to Buy at Goldman, Citing Potential Cash Flow Generation, De-Leveraging

Goldman Sachs has upgraded Realogy Holdings ( RLGY ) to Buy from Neutral and raised its price target by $3 to $54 a share. According to the report, the analyst expects the property manager to... Read >>

MT Newswires

TSXV Top 10 Percentage Gainers Mid-Morning

Here are the top 10 percentage gainers on the TSXV mid morning. 1. Nunavik Nickel Mines (KZZ.V), 15 cents, +0.10, +200% 2. Simba Gold Corp (SGD.V), 1 cent, +0.005, +100% 3. August Metal... Read >>

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COMMODITIES: Crude Oil Slides 1% After Tropical Storm Karen Blows Itself Out

Crude oil futures ( WTI ) are down around 1% today after the threat of a crimp in U.S. oil production in the Gulf of Mexico dissipated after Tropical Storm Karen weakened. Contracts for West Texas... Read >>

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US Stocks Set For Another Lower Open as Shutdown Drags On, Debt Limit Nears

With no apparent deal in the works in Washington to pass a budget that would be palatable to Republicans defund Obama's health care bill or to Democrats a clean budget with no strings attached the... Read >>

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ETF Preview: ETFs, Stocks in the Red as Government Shutdown Continues; Possible U.S. Default Darkens Sentiment

Active broad market exchange traded funds in Friday's regular session SPDR S&P 500 ( SPY ) +0.53% iShares S&P 500 ( IVV ) +0.51% PowerShares QQQ ( QQQ ) +0.86% iShares Russell 2000 ( IWM )... Read >>

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Sector Update: Consumer Shares Lower; Cooper Tire & Rubber Plummets 12% on Merger Price Reduction

Top Consumer Shares WMT 0.48% MCD 0.52% DIS 0.64% CVS flat KO 0.4% GE 0.7% Consumer shares are lower in pre bell, trending with the broader stock market on government shutdown concerns. Cooper... Read >>