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3 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

Rupiah climbs as rupee declines

SINGAPORE/JAKARTA - The rupiah led gains in Asia and had its biggest weekly rally in five months on signs Joko Widodo won Indonesia's presidential race, while South Korea's won and India's rupee declined.


Related Topix: World News, Indonesia, 9

7 hrs ago | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

Stocks move lower; on track for a weekly loss

A man charged with killing six members of his ex-wife's family, including four children, was the subject of a restraining order obtained by his own mother less than a week before the attack and faced previous... A man accused of killing six members of his ex-wife's family, including four children, collapsed in court Friday as a prosecutor recited ... (more)


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11 hrs ago |

World Cup defeat hurts stocks

With markets driven by sentiment as well as fundamental factors such as growth, dividend payments and inflation, a big sporting defeat can depress the mood of traders and cause the stock market to underperform.


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16 hrs ago |

Tobacco companies bolster FTSE

UK shares edged higher on Friday as merger activity helped cigarette makers advance, although the FTSE 100 index was still on course to record a drop of close to 3 percent this week.


Fri Jul 11, 2014

Daily Journal

Corporate eye on expansion could benefit funds

After years of funneling cash to investors, companies may be looking to spend more on themselves.


Sensex tanks 318 points; capital goods, metals down

Mumbai, Jul 11: A benchmark index of Indian equities markets was trading 318.07 points or 1.25 percent down on Friday as capital goods and metal stocks dipped.


The Globe and Mail

At midday: Weak energy sector pulls TSX lower

The Toronto stock market fell Friday amid a disappointing jobs report that showed the Canadian economy lost an unexpected 9,400 jobs in June.


Related Topix: Mortgage, Personal Finance


Friday funk: Stocks struggle for direction

The Dow Jones industrial average, the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq were all drifting between small gains and losses.


Washington Examiner

Stocks edge lower, on track for weekly loss

Stocks edged mostly lower in early trading Friday as investors assessed corporate news.


The Tribune

Europe stocks rebound from bank scare; Asia muted

European stock markets rebounded Friday after slumping on worries about the soundness of a bank in Portugal, while trading in Asia was muted over the specter of more financial turmoil in Europe.


Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

Viamet Reports Additional Positive Interim Results of Phase 2 Study of VT-1161 in Patients with Moderate to Severe Acute Vulvovaginal Candidiasis )--Viamet Pharmaceuticals, Inc. today reported additional positive interim results from its ongoing Phase 2a study of VT-1161, the Company's lead novel, ... Viamet Reports Additional Positive Interim ... (more)


Related Topix: Viamet Pharmaceuticals, Mortgage, Personal Finance, State College, PA

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Hampton Roads Daily Press

Exclusive: Carl Icahn says 'time to be cautious' on U.S. stocks

Billionaire activist investor Carl Icahn said on Thursday that it is time for U.S. stock market investors to tread carefully after the run-up on Wall Street.


Related Topix: Retail, Family Dollars Stores, Dollar General

WTHR-TV Indianapolis

US stocks slide over European banking worries

A Northern California chemical engineer is facing more than 20 years in prison when he is sentenced for a rare economic-espionage conviction.


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Indonesian markets welcome projected Widodo win

Indonesian stocks rallied to a one-year high Thursday after most unofficial tallies showed Jakarta governor Joko Widodo ahead of ex-general Prabowo Subianto in a closely fought race to lead Southeast Asia's biggest economy.


Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Indonesia, Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono

The News Tribune

US stocks sink on Portugal worries

The worries also spread to the European stock and bond markets. KEEPING SCORE: The Dow Jones industrial average dropped 173 points, or 1 percent, to 16,811 in the first 20 minutes of trading.


Related Topix: Financial Services, Espirito Santo Financial Group SA, Brazil, World News

KCRA-TV Sacramento

They're back! Euro jitters slam U.S. stocks

U.S. stocks are down sharply Thursday as jitters about a Portuguese bank and ugly economic data raise more doubts about whether Europe is recovering.


Greece raises cash in 3-year bond auction

The finance ministry said Thursday it had accepted 1.5 billion euros of the 3 billion euros offered by investors, and that the yield had been set at 3.5 percent.


San Jose Mercury News

Biz Break: Gigamon is first victim of Silicon Valley earnings season tumult

Today: Gigamon plummets after revealing that earnings report will not live up to expectations.


Related Topix: Banking, Financial Services, Silicon Valley Bancshares, PC, Santa Clara, CA, Santa Clara County, CA, Business News

Daily Reporter

Asian stocks gain, Indonesia up after election

Asian stock markets were mostly higher Thursday after China's exports showed a slight pickup.


Wed Jul 09, 2014

Business Highlights

Hollywood's summer at the box office isn't just missing nearly 20 percent of last summer's revenue.


Related Topix: Sandusky, OH


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