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MT Newswires

MidEast Stocks Mostly Down Amid Iraq Conflict

MidEast shares were mostly lower as tensions persist in Iraq. Another city in northern Iraq, Tal Afar, fell on Sunday to insurgents from the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, whose offensive... Read >>

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Sector Update: Small Gains for Healthcare Stocks; DARA BioSciences Cancer Treatment Wins Orphan Drug Designation

Top Healthcare Stocks JNJ 0.08% PFE +0.24% ABT +0.35% MRK 0.39% AMGN +0.28% Healthcare stocks were slightly higher Monday with the NYSE Healthcare Sector Index climbing 0.1% and shares of... Read >>

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Sector Update: Healthcare

Healthcare stocks were slightly higher Monday with the NYSE Healthcare Sector Index climbing 0.1% and shares of healthcare companies in the S&P 500 also rising 0.1% as a group. In company... Read >>

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Sector Update: Industrials; Ritchie Bros. Sells More than C$104 Mln Equipment in Alberta Auction, WestJet Makes First Scheduled Transatlantic Flight

Industrial stocks were advancing in afternoon trading, and the S&P TSX Industrials index was up 0.5%. Ritchie Bros. (RBA.TO) +1.3% WestJet (WJA.TO) +0.1% Bombardier (BBD B.TO) +0.8% Westport... Read >>

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Sector Update: Consumer Stocks Edging Higher; Imax Rising After Unveiling $150 Mln Stock Buyback Program

Top Consumer Stocks WMT 0.17% MCD +0.40% DIS +0.45% CVS +0.32% KO +0.64% Consumer stocks were higher this afternoon with shares of consumer staples companies in the S&P 500 climbing about... Read >>

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Sector Update: Consumer

Consumer stocks were higher this afternoon with shares of consumer staples companies in the S&P 500 climbing about 0.1%. Shares of consumer discretionary firms in the S&P 500 were ahead... Read >>

Oilprice.com

Buffett Says He Will Double Investment In Renewables

By Andy Tully for Oilprice.com U.S. financier Warren Buffett, already one of his country’s largest investors in clean technologies, says he’s prepared to double his stake in renewable energy. ... Read >>

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Sector Update: Slim Decline for Tech Sector Today; Limelight Networks Climbs to 2-Year High After 'Questionable' Buyout Bid

Top Tech Stocks MSFT +0.36% AAPL +0.88% IBM 0.41% CSCO 0.55% GOOG 1.56% Technology stocks were narrowly lower today with shares of technology companies in the S&P 500 slipping about 0.1% in... Read >>

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Sector Update: Tech

Technology stocks were narrowly lower today with shares of technology companies in the S&P 500 slipping about 0.1% in afternoon trade. In company news, Limelight Networks ( LLNW ) advanced to... Read >>

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ETF Preview: Broad Market ETFs Pointing to a Higher Open, in Line With Stock Futures

Active broad market exchange traded funds in Monday's regular session SPDR S&P 500 ( SPY ) 0.18% iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Index ( EEM ) 0.57% PowerShares QQQ Trust, Series 1 ( QQQ ) 0.22%... Read >>