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Healthcare Stocks Narrowly Mixed; Zimmer Holding Surging After Announcing $14 Bln Biomet Buyout

4/24/2014, 1:37 pm from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

Top Healthcare Stocks JNJ 0.08% PFE 0.70% ABT 0.52% MRK +0.30% AMGN +0.93% Healthcare stocks were little changed, with the NYSE Healthcare Sector Index rising about 0.1% and shares of healthcare… Read More

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Tech Stocks Leading Markets Higher; Lam Research Climbs Over 11% Following Strong Q3 Results

4/24/2014, 1:32 pm from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

Top Tech Stocks MSFT 0.78% AAPL +7.95% IBM 0.39% CSCO 0.40% GOOG +0.05% Technology stocks were posting strong gains this afternoon, with shares of technology companies in the S&P 500 jumping… Read More

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Consumer Stocks Moving Higher; Penske Auto Races to 7% Gain After Outpacing Consensus Estimates

4/24/2014, 1:30 pm from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

Top Consumer Stocks WMT +0.19% MCD +0.53% DIS +0.10% CVS +0.32% KO +0.18% Consumer stocks were rising, with shares of consumer staples companies in the S&P 500 adding about 0.3% while shares… Read More

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Financial Stocks Edging Higher; First American Financial Up 6% After Topping Street Views with Q1 Results

4/24/2014, 1:27 pm from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

Top Financial Stocks JPM +0.09% BAC +0.21% WFC 0.34% C +0.12% USB 0.41% Financial stocks were slightly higher at mid day, with the NYSE Financial Sector Index advancing about 0.2%% and the S&P… Read More

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Energy Stocks Mostly Higher; Cabot Oil & Gas Rising Despite Missing Q1 EPS, Revenue Estimates

4/24/2014, 1:21 pm from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

Top Energy Stocks XOM 0.24% CVX 0.14% COP +0.66% SLB 0.01% OXY +0.43% Energy stocks were moderately higher Thursday, with the NYSE Energy Sector Index rising about 0.4% while shares of energy… Read More

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Sector Update: Healthcare

4/24/2014, 1:17 pm from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

Healthcare stocks were little changed, with the NYSE Healthcare Sector Index rising about 0.1% and shares of healthcare companies in the S&P 500 falling 0.1% as a group. In company news,… Read More

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Mid-Day ETF Update: ETFs, Stocks Ruffled by Ukraine Concerns But Holding Gains; Upbeat Apple Earnings, Econ Data Give Support

4/24/2014, 1:14 pm from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

Active broad market exchange traded funds in Thursday's regular session iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Index ( EEM ) 0.80% SPDR S&P 500 ( SPY ) +0.29% PowerShares QQQ Trust, Series 1 ( QQQ )… Read More

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Sector Update: Technology

4/24/2014, 1:03 pm from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

Technology stocks were posting strong gains this afternoon, with shares of technology companies in the S&P 500 jumping more than 0.8%. In company news, Lam Research Corp. ( LRCX ) shares were… Read More

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Sector Update: Consumer

4/24/2014, 12:57 pm from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

Consumer stocks were rising, with shares of consumer staples companies in the S&P 500 adding about 0.3% while shares of consumer discretionary firms in the S&P 500 were about 0.3% higher.… Read More

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Sector Update: Financial

4/24/2014, 12:47 pm from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

Financial stocks were slightly higher at mid day, with the NYSE Financial Sector Index advancing about 0.2%% and the S&P Financial 100 Index gaining around 0.2%. In company news, First… Read More