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MT Newswires

Sector Update: Financial Stocks Helping Pace Market Advance; Charles Schwab Higher as Jefferies Begins Coverage With Buy Rating

Top Financial Stocks JPM +1.33% BAC +1.50% WFC 0.54% C +3.22% USB 0.05% Financial stocks were broadly higher, with the NYSE Financial Sector Index climbing nearly 0.8% and the S&P Financial... Read >>

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Sector Update: Energy Stocks Posting Broad-Based Gains; Whiting Petroleum, Kodiak Oil & Gas Both Notch Record Highs on Merger Plan

Top Energy Stocks XOM +1.25% CVX +0.72% COP +1.00% SLB +0.87% OXY +0.79% Energy stocks were mostly higher Monday, with the NYSE Energy Sector Index rising 0.6% while shares of energy companies in... Read >>

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Sector Update: Consumer

Consumer stocks were moderately higher this afternoon, with shares of consumer staples companies in the S&P 500 advancing about 0.3%. Shares of consumer discretionary firms in the S&P 500... Read >>

MT Newswires

Sector Update: Industrials; Heroux-Devtek, Bombardier Wins New Work

Industrial stocks were mixed in afternoon trading. The S&P TSX Industrials index was up 0.2%. Bombardier (BBD B.TO) +2.1% Heroux Devtek (HRX.TO) +2.1% Dragonwave (DWI.TO) 6.6% Air Canada (AC... Read >>

MT Newswires

Sector Update: Financial

Financial stocks were broadly higher, with the NYSE Financial Sector Index climbing nearly 0.8% and the S&P Financial 100 Index adding about 0.7%. In company news, shares of The Charles Schwab... Read >>

MT Newswires

Shire ADRs Hit Record High on Sweetened Abbvie Bid as Broader European ADRs Flat; Tenaris Falls on WTO Steel Ruling

Shire Plc ( SHPG ) reached a record high after Abbvie Inc. ( ABBV ) boosted its takeover offer for the Irish drugmaker as most American depositary receipts of European companies were little... Read >>

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Sector Update: Energy

Energy stocks were mostly higher Monday, with the NYSE Energy Sector Index rising 0.6% while shares of energy companies in the S&P 500 were ahead 0.9% as a group. Crude oil for August delivery... Read >>

Benzinga

Harmonic Drops On Weak Forecast; URS Shares Surge

Midway through trading Monday, the Dow traded up 0.80 percent to 17,078.60 while the NASDAQ gained 0.80 percent to 4,450.90. The S&P also rose, gaining 0.61 percent to 1,979.62. Leading and... Read >>

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Middle East Shares Mostly Rise, But Still Seen in Consolidation Phase After June Declines

Most Middle East shares gained, but markets are still seen in a consolidation phase after drops last month and many remain off for the month long Ramadan holiday. Saudi stocks slipped, weighed by... Read >>

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Midday Update: Stocks Rally On Citi Earnings Beat, Pharma Mergers

The Dow Jones Industrials Average hit another record high on Monday, led by gains in banking stocks as well as a flood of merger activity in the pharmaceutical sector. Shares of Citigroup ( C )... Read >>