Stocks shake off earlier loss to close higher

Stocks shake off earlier loss to close higher

Associated Press Stocks closed modestly higher on Friday, ending three days of losses, after the U.S. government's disappointing jobs report added to speculation that the Federal Reserve might keep interest rates low for ...

  • One of Canada's largest breweries says it is donating up to 200,000 cans of emergency drinking water to firefighters and evacuees affected by the raging wildfires in Fort McMurray, Alberta. Labatt Breweries ...

  • Crude prices ticked higher Friday as Canadian oil sands producers cut back more output due to the massive Canadian wildfire surround Fort McMurray, Alberta. The spreading fire seems not to have directly ...

  • InVivo reports 1Q loss Associated Press

    The Cambridge, Massachusetts-based company said it had a loss of 24 cents per share. Losses, adjusted for non-recurring costs, were 20 cents per share. InVivo shares have fallen 23 percent since the beginning ...

  • A Trump proposal for the national debt would send rates soaring

  • Stocks shake off earlier loss to close higher

    NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks closed modestly higher on Friday, ending three days of losses, after the U.S. government's disappointing jobs report added to speculation that the Federal Reserve might keep interest rates low for another year.

  • Rhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo this week fit a campaign fundraiser into her official trade trip to California, an attempt to raise her national profile among tech industry elites even as she tries to ...

  • Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Friday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq stock market: NYSE Herbalife Ltd., up $5.30 to $63.62 The herbal supplement company said it's in advanced ...

  • Two women walk between portable houses at a camp housing more than 400 people just outside of Wandering River, Canada on May 5, 2016

    Visibly shaken, Margarita Carnicero recalled fearing for her life Friday as she sped to safety through the massive wildfire engulfing the Canadian town of Fort McMurray.

  • Alderon reports 1Q loss Associated Press

    The Vancouver, British Columbia-based company said it had a loss of 1 cent per share. In the final minutes of trading on Friday, the company's shares hit 10 cents. A year ago, they were trading at 23 cents. ...

  • The Aberdeen, Britain-based company said it had net income of 45 cents per share. The offshore drilling rig operator posted revenue of $144 million in the period. Transocean Partners shares have increased ...

  • IAMGOLD produced 191,000 ounces of gold in 1Q16, a fall of 8.2% year-over-year. IAG's attributable gold sales were similar to its production for 1Q16.

  • IAMGOLD Corporation released its 1Q16 results on May 3, 2016, after the markets closed. IAG held a conference call the next day to discuss its results.

  • FILE - In this April 19, 2016 file photo, House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis. speaks in Washington. Donald Trump says he was really surprised by House Speaker Paul Ryan's rebuff of him as the presumptive Republican presidential nominee. But GOP chief Reince Priebus says he understands Ryan’s reservations. “It’s going to take some time in some cases for people to work through differences,” Priebus says. Priebus says he disagrees with Trump on some issues such as banning Muslims from entering the U.S.  (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump agreed grudgingly Friday to meet with House Speaker Paul Ryan to work out their differences in the midst of an extraordinary display of Republican vs. Republican strife. But he said he had "no idea" if they would succeed and it didn't really matter that much to him when compared …

  • Tejon posts 1Q profit Associated Press

    The Lebec, California-based company said it had net income of 6 cents per share. The real estate development company posted revenue of $13 million in the period. Tejon shares have risen 10 percent since ...

  • Berkshire posts 1Q profit Associated Press

    On a per-share basis, the Omaha, Nebraska-based company said it had profit of $3,401. Earnings, adjusted for investment gains, were $2,274 per share. The conglomerate headed by investor Warren Buffett ...

 

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