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Sector Update: Financials

Financial shares were generally mixed in pre market trade Friday ahead of consumer sentiment and consumer spending data. In financial stocks news, National Bank of Greece ( NBG ) shares were up... Read >>

Benzinga

#PreMarket Primer: Friday, May 30: Packaged Meat Space Heats Up With Bidding War

A bidding war in the packaged meat industry kicked off when Tyson Foods made a $6.1 billion bid for Hillshire Brands , topping Pilgrim's Pride Corp 's offer of $5.5 billion. A combination of... Read >>

MT Newswires

Closing Update: Stocks Finish Near Session Highs, Brushing Back Larger-Than-Expected Revision to Q1 GDP

A 1% contraction for the U.S. economy during the first three months of the year was not enough to derail Wall Street from another day of gains, with the S&P 500 pushing to a new all time high... Read >>

MT Newswires

Canada Stocks Drop For A Third Straight Day On Weaker Gold Prices; CIBC, PrairieSky Royalty In The News

The resources heavy Toronto Stock Exchange dropped for a third straight day Thursday, each time on weaker gold prices . But while it lost 22 points today, it could have been worse the index was... Read >>

MT Newswires

Stocks Extend Rally, Shrug Off Surprise Drop in Q1 GDP; Fifth Rise in Six Days Lifts S&P 500 to New Record

A 1% contraction for the U.S. economy during the first three months of the year was not enough to derail Wall Street from another day of gains, with the S&P 500 pushing to a new all time high... Read >>

MT Newswires

Healthcare Stocks Climbing in Late Trade; Celldex, Oncothyreon Partnering on Prospective Cancer Treatment

Top Healthcare Stocks JNJ +0.38% PFE 0.02% ABT 0.20% MRK +2.29% AMGN +0.22% Healthcare stocks were higher in late day trade with the NYSE Healthcare Sector Index adding 0.6% and shares of... Read >>

MT Newswires

Sector Update: Healthcare

Healthcare stocks were higher in late day trade with the NYSE Healthcare Sector Index adding 0.6% and shares of healthcare companies in the S&P 500 advancing about 0.7% as a group. In company... Read >>

MT Newswires

Tech Stocks Ending With Small Gains; Astrotech on Moonshot After Selling Pre-Launch Services Business

Top Tech Stocks MSFT +0.62% AAPL +1.56% IBM +0.29% CSCO 0.81% GOOG 0.22% Technology stocks were higher this afternoon with shares of technology companies in the S&P 500 posting a 0.4% gain. In... Read >>

MT Newswires

Sector Update: Technology

Technology stocks were higher this afternoon with shares of technology companies in the S&P 500 posting a 0.4% gain. In company news, Astrotech ( ASTC ) shares rose to some of their best share... Read >>

MT Newswires

Consumer Stocks Mostly Higher Near Close; Vapor Corp Jumps 25% Ahead of Move to Nasdaq Capital Market

Top Consumer Stocks WMT +0.60% MCD +0.78% DIS +0.44% CVS +0.53% KO +0.22% Consumer stocks were mostly higher with shares of consumer staples companies in the S&P 500 climbing about 0.8%... Read >>