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Wall Street ends mixed, oil falls to four-year low

U.S. stocks came under pressure Tuesday after a mixed bag of economic reports, including a disappointing consumer confidence report for November.

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Tuesday, November 25, 4:02 pm

TAG finds over 9 metres of oil and gas bearing sands at latest Cheal-E well

TAG Oil (TSE:TAO) (OTCQX:TAOIF) says it has successfully drilled its Cheal-E-JV-6 well on its property in the onshore Taranaki Basin of Zealand, intersecting oil and gas bearing sands. The step ou...


3:31 am

Oilex boss Ron Miller on fundraising and upcoming flow results

Ron Miller, the managing director of Oilex (LON:OEX, ASX:OEX), talks about the share purchase plan for up to $5mln and why he is pleased with the results so far from the Cambay-77H well in India.


  • Home Depot to face 44 data breach-related lawsuits in U.S, Canada

    Home Depot (NYSE:HD), the largest U.S. home-improvement retailer, said it faces at least 44 civil lawsuits in the U.S. and Canada related to a widespread data breach earlier this year that affected 56 million debit and credit cards. The company said several state and federal agencies also are looking into the data breach and it may face more litigation from customers, banks, and shareholders.

  • Taseko seen as high cost producer, Dundee Capital downgrades

    Taseko Mines (TSE:TKO) was downgraded to a "neutral" rating from "buy" today by analysts at Dundee Capital Markets, who also lowered their price target for the "high cost"  copper producer given the current weak price environment for the metal.

  • TSX rises as U.S. economy expands faster than forecast

    Canadian shares rose as economic growth in the U.S. expanded more than forecast on consumer spending. The benchmark Standard & Poor’s/TSX Composite Index (TSE:OSPTX) gained 0.4 percent to 15,069.34 at 12:16 p.m. in Toronto. Nine of the 10 industries advanced.

  • Atlas Cloud at “Tip of the Iceberg” as cloud computing catches on

    It is tempting to say that all an investor needs to know about Atlas Cloud (CSE:AKE) is that the young data centre expects to be profitable a few months from now, grow slowly but surely, and see earnings inch higher with each new contract signed. But that would be to overlook the larger, more interesting picture that revolves around the company’s decidedly refreshing business philosophy. 

  • Largo proves high grade chromite and PGMs at Capivara prospect

    Largo Resources (CVE:LGO) says initial grab samples from its new Capivara prospect north of its Maracas Menchen mine have confirmed high grade chromite and platinum group metal (PGM) showings.

  • Clifton Star falls after Quebec court rejects plea on Duparquet option deal

    Shares of Clifton Star Resources (CVE:CFO) tanked more than 20 percent after the company said the Quebec Superior Court has rejected its request for a safeguard motion regarding its rights in the Duparquet project option agreements.

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