Articles in Commodities

MT Newswires

Stocks Mostly Higher at Close, Helped by Yellen Nomination, Fed Minutes

10/9/2013, 4:07 pm from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

Stocks closed mostly higher Wednesday, building on small, mid day gains supported by optimism new Federal Reserve Chairwoman designate Janet Yellen will continue the central bank's monetary… Read More

MT Newswires

Canada Stocks Close Higher; Announcement of Yellen Lifts Stocks; Carpathian Gold Inc. Most Active

10/9/2013, 4:01 pm from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

Canadian stocks closed higher on Wednesday, up 38 points, most sectors were higher, led by Telecom. During the afternoon on Wednesday President Barack Obama officially nominated Janet Yellen to be… Read More

Minyanville

Natural Gas Sees a Confirmed Breakout

10/9/2013, 3:46 pm from Minyanville in Investing, Commodities

The following are the latest daily summaries of my ongoing intraday coverage, providing context to interpret price action. Any prices listed are for a contract's current "front month."… Read More

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Healthcare Stocks Inching Back Into Black; CytRx Slumps After Selling Stock

10/9/2013, 3:34 pm from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

Top Healthcare Stocks JNJ +0.56% PFE +0.61% ABT +0.85% MRK 0.77% AMGN 0.80% Healthcare stocks are nudging higher in late trade with the NYSE Healthcare Sector Index climbing 0.2% while shares of… Read More

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Tech Sector Ending Higher; Hewlett-Packard Rallies After Optimistic Outlook at Analyst Day

10/9/2013, 3:32 pm from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

Top Tech Stocks MSFT +0.61% AAPL +1.10% IBM +1.54% CSCO 0.27% GOOG +0.35% Technology stocks are ending higher today with shares of technology companies in the S&P 500 climbing 0.6%. In company… Read More

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Consumer Stocks Mixed Near Close; SFX Entertainment Gets Cold Shoulder in Market Debut

10/9/2013, 3:31 pm from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

Top Consumer Stocks WMT +0.30% MCD 0.55% DIS 0.36% CVS +1.79% KO 0.55% Consumer stocks are narrowly mixed with shares of consumer staples companies in the S&P 500 rising 0.2%. Shares of… Read More

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Financial Shares Adding to Earlier Advance; Marsh & McLennan Vice Chairman to Retire

10/9/2013, 3:30 pm from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

Top Financial Stocks JPM +0.23% BAC +1.50% WFC +0.40% C +1.04% USB +0.97% Financial stocks are adding to their earlier gains with the NYSE Financial Sector Index rising 0.8% and the S&P… Read More

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Energy Stocks Trim Earlier Losses, Now Little Changed; Goodrich Petroleum Dips On Weak Performance of New Well

10/9/2013, 3:29 pm from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

GDP,NFEC,CHK Top Energy Stocks XOM 0.11% CVX 0.08% COP 0.10% SLB 0.73% OXY +0.61% Energy stocks have erased much of their earlier losses to now trade little changed, with the NYSE Energy Sector… Read More

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Sector Update: Healthcare

10/9/2013, 3:28 pm from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

Healthcare stocks are nudging higher in late trade with the NYSE Healthcare Sector Index climbing 0.2% while shares of healthcare companies in the S&P 500 are up 0.1% as a group. In company… Read More

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Sector Update: Technology

10/9/2013, 3:27 pm from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

Technology stocks are ending higher today with shares of technology companies in the S&P 500 climbing 0.6%. In company news, Hewlett Packard ( HPQ ) is getting closer again to retesting its… Read More