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Wall Street rises as investors shrug off Ebola worries

U.S. stocks were lately in positive territory Friday afternoon after a choppy morning, as investors appeared to shrug off fears of New York's first Ebola case, concentrating instead on stronger-than-expected housing data and quarterly earnings.

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Procter & Gamble rises on plan to exit Duracell business, Q1 results in line

Procter & Gamble (NYSE:PG) shares rallied Friday after the consumer products company announced plans to exit its Duracell battery business, while also reporting fiscal first quarter results in ...


12:30 pm

Fastnet Oil & Gas, Premier African Minerals and Northern Petroleum at next forum

Next Wednesday we are very excited to be back in Manchester for another regional forum. We are delighted to be joined by Northern Petroleum (LON:NOP), Premier African Minerals (LON:PREM) and Fastnet Oil & Gas (LON...


  • TSX gains as Agrium's climb offsets decline in energy

    Canadian shares edged up Friday as a jump in Agrium shares offset a drop in oil prices, which pushed energy producers down. The Standard & Poor’s/TSX Composite Index (TSE:OSPTX) gained 0.13 percent to 14,506.14 at 11:14 a.m. in Toronto. 

  • Amazon tumbles as Q3 massive loss much bigger than expected (NASDAQ:AMZN) shares were plunging premarket after the online shopping company reported third quarter earnings and revenue below market expectations and slower-than-expected sales growth in the holiday quarter.

  • ChroMedX trademarks HemoPalm as IP work continues

    ChroMedX (CSE:CHX) (OTC:MNLIF), which is working on two new medical devices that it says will change the face of in vitro diagnostics, said it has trademarked its patented HemoPalm technology in the US, which will be officially registered when it is released commercially.

  • Moko acquires Australia's Tagroom website as it taps into 18-30 yr old market

    Moko, which develops apps that are tailored specifically for certain niche groups, said it will commence development of a native mobile app for Tagroom and use content across its portfolio of brands. The company will heavily focus on cross-promotion to its key college audience via its REC*IT product, leveraging the existing app's popularity.

  • Potash Corp's Q3 profit trails, but encouraged by signs in all key potash markets

    Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan (TSE:POT) (NYSE:POT) posted Thursday a third quarter profit that trailed last year's figures, as despite improved performance in its potash and nitrogen businesses, the Canadian fertilizer giant's results were weighed down by higher tax expenses and weaker contributions from offshore equity investments. But it also maintained its upbeat market outlook, encouraged by strong demand.

  • Come see Northern Gold, Stria Lithium talk near-term developments in Montreal

    Investors, get ready to learn about emerging Canadian gold developer Northern Gold Mining (CVE:NGM) and Stria Lithium (CVE:SRA), which is close to developing a new and more efficient way to process lithium chloride, at our Proactiveinvestors forum in Montreal next week.

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