Articles in Commodities

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: Stock Drifting Without Much Direction Today Following Yesterday's Fed-Fueled Rally

The Fed fueled rally that drove U.S. indices to record highs yesterday appears to be running out of steam today, with the primary market gauges trading little changed to slightly lower. Upbeat... Read >>


Mid-Morning Market Update: Markets Edge Lower; ConAgra Posts Lower FQ1 Profit

Following the market opening Thursday, the Dow traded down 0.13 percent to 15,656.72 while the NASDAQ declined 0.02 percent to 3,782.72. The S&P also fell, dropping 0.06 percent to 1,724.52.... 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. Western Plains Petroleum (WPP.V), 1 cent, +0.005, +100% 2. Thelon Capital Limited (THC.V), 1 cent, +0.005, +100% 3. NWM Mining... Read >>

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TSX Slips 15 Points, Sectors Mixed, Miners Higher on Gold Boost, But Energy Down As Oil Drags

Canadian stocks were slightly lower 30 minutes after the opening bell, with the S&P TSX Composite Index down 15 points. Lower crude oil prices weighed on the commodity sensitive main stock... Read >>


Despite Russian Threats, Ukraine Moves Toward New EU Trade Deal

In the commodity world, trade agreements and regulations can either make or break a particular market. Whether it be new alliances, tariffs, or taxes, each decision made by commodity producing... Read >>

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TSX May Open Higher on Surprising Fed Decision

Canada's main stock index is headed for gains on Thursday, tracking world markets, after the U.S. Federal Reserve decided to leave the bond buying program unchanged at the current monthly pace of... Read >>

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Stocks Gain as Fed Maintains Asset Purchases; Jobless Claims Less Than Expected

US stock futures were higher Thursday, extending yesterday's surge in the wake of the U.S. Federal Reserve's decision to keep buying about $85 billion in assets every month. The Fed had been... Read >>

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Sector Update: Healthcare Flat to Higher Pre-Market; ISIS up 4%

Healthcare stocks JNJ +0.14% PFE +0.03% ABT flat MRK flat AMGN flat Healthcare shares are flat to higher in pre market. Isis Pharmaceuticals ( ISIS ) is up almost 4% pre market after the company... Read >>

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Sector Update: Healthcare

Healthcare shares are flat to higher in pre market. Isis Pharmaeucticals ( ISIS ) is up almost 4% pre market after the company presented positive follow up preliminary data from a Phase 1 study of... Read >>

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Sector Update: Financial Shares Firming in Pre-Bell

Top Financial Shares JPM +0.30% BAC +0.24% WFC +0.21% C +0.17% USB flat Financial shares are higher in pre market trading after the Federal Reserve opted not to initiate tapering of its bond... Read >>