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Mid-Day Market Update: eBay Shares Rise On Cyber Monday; Cobalt International Energy Tumbles

12/2/2013, 12:22 pm from Benzinga in Investing, Commodities, Economy, International

Midway through trading Monday, the Dow traded down 0.14 percent to 16,063.39 while the NASDAQ tumbled 0.18 percent to 4,052.40. The S&P rose, gaining 0.02 percent to 1,806.25. Top Headline… Read More

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Midday Update: Stocks Now Mixed Despite Taper-Friendly Data, Weaker Consumer Spending

12/2/2013, 12:13 pm from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

Stocks are mixed at mid day, with the Dow Jones Industrials Average and the S&P 500 now narrowly higher as they begin to shake off early weakness from taper friendly manufacturing data and a… Read More

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European Shares Ease After Weak Spain Manufacturing Data

12/2/2013, 12:12 pm from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

European stocks slip after a surprise decline in manufacturing activity in Spain. Spain's manufacturing gauge unexpectedly fell to 48.6, the lowest since May, and compared with a forecast 51.1. UK… Read More

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Asian Shares Little Changed Despite Positive China Manufacturing Data

12/2/2013, 12:11 pm from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

Asian stocks were little changed despite positive manufacturing data from China. China's Purchasing Managers' Index in November was 51.4, the National Bureau of Statistics and China Federation of… Read More

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Sector Update: Biotech Stocks Looking Strong As NASDAQ Struggles

12/2/2013, 12:08 pm from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

Biotech stocks are up on average 0.8% today versus the NASDAQ which is fractionally down and struggling to reach positive territory. Year to date the biotech stocks (SPSIBI) have experienced a… Read More

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Rally for Stocks Stymied by Data, Anemic Black Friday Spending

12/2/2013, 11:56 am from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

After an eight week winning streak for Dow Industrials index, the rally for blue chips seems to be running out of steam on Monday, weighed down by taper friendly manufacturing data and a drop in… Read More

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TSXV Top 10 Percentage Gainers Mid-Morning

12/2/2013, 10:40 am from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

Here are the top 10 percentage gainers on the TSXV mid morning. 1. Wind River Energy (WVR.V), 2 cents, +0.01, +100% 2. Ituna Capital Corporation (TUN P.V), 6 cents, +0.03, =100% 3. Threegold… Read More

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Mid-Morning Market Update: Markets Slip; Akamai To Acquire Prolexic For Around $370M

12/2/2013, 10:23 am from Benzinga in Investing, Commodities, Economy, International

Following the market opening Monday, the Dow traded down 0.19 percent to 16,056.73 while the NASDAQ tumbled 0.08 percent to 4,056.75. The S&P also fell, dropping 0.04 percent to 1,805.08. … Read More

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Bank Earnings: RBC and TD Seen Possibly Lifting Their Dividends This Results Period

12/2/2013, 9:13 am from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

It is a big week for bank earnings with Bank of Montreal (BMO.TO, BMO) kicking things off on Tuesday with forecasts for earnings of $1.58. S&P Capital's Erik Oja said on Canada's BNN TV he… Read More

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US Futures Point to Slightly Higher Open At Start of Important Data Week

12/2/2013, 9:11 am from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

US stock futures edged higher Monday as investors look ahead to a week of what the National Bank calls "crucial data" and as the market digests the Black Friday holiday sales. At 8 58… Read More