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Fri 3:20 pm

Wall Street falls even as oil advances over 8%

US stocks fell Friday on the last trading day of January, with investors focused on worse-than-expected fourth quarter GDP figures and another plethora of earnings results. 

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Friday, January 30, 3:53 pm

Gold gains 1.9% to 1,278; WTI rallies 8.3% to $48.24

Gold rebounded today in response to a report showing weaker-than-expected U.S. economic growth, closing out January 8 percent higher, its best monthly percentage gain since January 2012. Gold futu...


Sat 2:00 am

Is BATS running out of puff

BATS is back on multi-year highs, trading at a premium to peers on 17.4x earnings and faces headwinds from quantitative easing, UK election and a strong US dollar.


  • TSX wavers as commodity rally outstrips GDP contraction

    Canadian shares fluctuated as gains among energy and material producers following a rally in commodity prices helped offset negative sentiment following unexpected contraction in economic growth. The Standard & Poor’s/TSX Composite Index (TSE:OSPTX) was up 0.2 percent at 14,660.57 at 12:16 p.m. in Toronto.

  • Great Panther grows M&I resources at Guanajuato complex by 37%

    Despite the decline in metal prices, Great Panther Silver (TSE:GPR)(NYSE MKT:GPL) said it has increased the measured and indicated resource at its Guanajuato mine complex (GMC) by 37 percent, and is committed to further bolstering resources, hiking up its drilling budget at the site this year.

  • ITUS fiscal 2014 revenue soars 840% on strong execution

    ITUS (OTCQB:ITUS) posted a gigantic 840 percent year-over-year increase in revenues in 2014, according to the patent enforcer's annual report filed with the SEC late Thursday.

  • Madalena to suspend gas production in Western Canada while Argentina activity progresses

    Madalena Energy (CVE:MVN) (OTC:MDLNF) is suspending gas production temporarily in Western Canada as a result of the shutdown of a third-party processing plant, but it said drilling is heating up at its prized operations in Argentina where oil prices are still strong.

  • M Pharmaceutical makes its debut on the CSE amid new era of development

    The company last month signed an arms-length agreement to acquire and commercialize the rights to a new blood glucose monitoring device for diabetics.

  • TSX declines amid Fed worries, oil selloff resumption

    Canadian shares fell amid further weakness in the price of oil and as investors remained anxious about the Federal Reserve’s outlook for raising U.S. interest rates. The Standard & Poor’s/TSX Composite Index (TSE:OSPTX) slipped 0.2 percent to 14,574.27 at 12:32 a.m. in Toronto. Two shares declined for every stock that advanced as half of the ten share groups retreated.

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