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MT Newswires

Sector Update: Financial

12/9/2013, 1:22 pm from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

Financial stocks are mixed, with the NYSE Financial Sector Index turning sharply lower, sinking about 1.0% and the S&P Financial 100 Index still holding a 0.4% advance. In company news, BRE… Read More

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Energy Stocks, Crude Oil Edging Higher; QEP Resources Slipping After Agreeing to $950-Mln Permian Purchase

12/9/2013, 1:12 pm from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

Top Energy Stocks XOM +0.28% CVX +1.00% COP 0.52% SLB 0.11% OXY +0.64% Energy stocks are narrowly higher, with the NYSE Energy Sector Index rising 0.1% while shares of energy companies in the… Read More

MT Newswires

Sector Update: Energy

12/9/2013, 1:09 pm from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

Energy stocks are narrowly higher, with the NYSE Energy Sector Index rising 0.1% while shares of energy companies in the S&P 500 are ahead about 0.3% as a group. Crude oil for January delivery… Read More

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Mid-Day ETF Update: ETFs, Stocks Higher as Investors Await Fed Speakers

12/9/2013, 1:06 pm from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

Active broad market exchange traded funds in Monday's regular session SPDR S&P 500 ( SPY ) +0.27%, shy of 52 week highs. iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Index ( EEM ) +0.4%. iShares Russell 2000… Read More

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Middle East Shares Mostly Rise, Abu Dhabi Hits Highest Close Since Sept 2008

12/9/2013, 12:39 pm from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

Middle East stocks were mostly higher, with Abu Dhabi reaching the highest closing level since September 2008. Dubai also closed at a new five year high. Real estate stocks rallied on a strong… Read More

Benzinga

Mid-Day Market Update: Sysco Shares Rise Following Merger with US Foods; McDonald's Falls

12/9/2013, 12:39 pm from Benzinga in Investing, Commodities, Economy, International

Midway through trading Monday, the Dow traded up 0.13 percent to 16,040.65 while the NASDAQ surged 0.20 percent to 4,070.79. The S&P also rose, gaining 0.27 percent to 1,809.91. Top… Read More

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European Shares Firmer After Bullish China Data

12/9/2013, 12:27 pm from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

European stocks edged up as weak German data was offset by bullish data out of China. German industrial production in October dropped 1.2% from the previous month, missing economists' expectations… Read More

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Asian Shares After China Data

12/9/2013, 12:26 pm from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

Asian stocks rose after China data showed growth in exports but a slowdown in inflation. China's exports came in well above forecasts in November, rising 12.7% from a year earlier, while imports… Read More

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Midday Update: Stocks Treading Water But Remain Cautiously Optimistic Before Fed-Speak

12/9/2013, 11:48 am from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

Equities are in a holding pattern today, consolidating at Friday's highs and the financial markets waiting for clarification of Federal Reserve policy from a trio of Federal Reserve hawks on… Read More

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Stocks Consolidate From Friday's Rally, Waiting for Direction From Fed Presidents

12/9/2013, 11:43 am from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

Equities are in a holding pattern today, consolidating at Friday's highs and the financial markets waiting for clarification of Federal Reserve policy from a trio of Federal Reserve hawks on… Read More