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Asian Shares Fall As U.S. Government Shutdown Continues

10/7/2013, 12:29 pm from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

Asian stocks dropped amid uncertainty over the U.S. government shutdown and whether the U.S. will raise its debt ceiling. U.S. Speaker John Boehner said over the weekend the House can't pass an… Read More

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Sector Update: Social Media Stocks Down 1.5%, Slumping More Than Markets

10/7/2013, 12:17 pm from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

Social Media stocks ( SOCL ) are down on average 1.5% today versus the broader market which is down around 0.3% ( SPX ) although fighting to come back. Year to date the SOCL is up an impressive… Read More

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COMMODITIES: Gold, Silver Up On Continued Government Worries

10/7/2013, 11:58 am from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

Precious metals rose today as the U.S. federal government shutdown entered a second week and the prospect of a stalemate in the debate over raising the debt ceiling and the prospect of a U.S.… Read More

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Mid-Day Update: Stocks Buckle Following Lew Warnings on Potential Debt Default

10/7/2013, 11:58 am from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

Washington continues to be the catalyst for additional losses in the global equity markets as investors keep a wary eye on a Oct. 17 deadline for Congress to authorize additional borrowing over… Read More

Minyanville

Is Crude Oil Ready for Further Growth?

10/7/2013, 11:15 am from Minyanville in Investing, Commodities

One of the major events recent was the first US government shutdown in 17 years. Light crude dropped to a new monthly low at $101.05 on concerns that this event would reduce demand for black gold… Read More

Olson Global Markets

Philadelphia Gold and Silver Index Re-Approaching Long-Term Support

10/7/2013, 11:13 am from Olson Global Markets in Investing, Commodities, Forex and Currencies, Options

By Jim Donnelly, Olson Global Markets As politicians in Washington D.C. dig in their heels in one of the most partisan showdowns in recent memory, the prolonged battle over a continuing… Read More

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MT Insider: Realogy Holdings Raised to Buy at Goldman, Citing Potential Cash Flow Generation, De-Leveraging

10/7/2013, 10:57 am from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

Goldman Sachs has upgraded Realogy Holdings ( RLGY ) to Buy from Neutral and raised its price target by $3 to $54 a share. According to the report, the analyst expects the property manager to… Read More

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TSXV Top 10 Percentage Gainers Mid-Morning

10/7/2013, 10:30 am from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

Here are the top 10 percentage gainers on the TSXV mid morning. 1. Nunavik Nickel Mines (KZZ.V), 15 cents, +0.10, +200% 2. Simba Gold Corp (SGD.V), 1 cent, +0.005, +100% 3. August Metal… Read More

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COMMODITIES: Crude Oil Slides 1% After Tropical Storm Karen Blows Itself Out

10/7/2013, 10:03 am from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

Crude oil futures ( WTI ) are down around 1% today after the threat of a crimp in U.S. oil production in the Gulf of Mexico dissipated after Tropical Storm Karen weakened. Contracts for West Texas… Read More

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US Stocks Set For Another Lower Open as Shutdown Drags On, Debt Limit Nears

10/7/2013, 8:59 am from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

With no apparent deal in the works in Washington to pass a budget that would be palatable to Republicans defund Obama's health care bill or to Democrats a clean budget with no strings attached the… Read More