Stocks

  • Amazon 1st quarter net income jumps Associated Press - 17 minutes ago

    Amazon's first-quarter profit rose 18 percent as shoppers continued to flock to the online mega retailer to buy goods. Still, the company forecasts an operating loss for the second quarter as it continues ...

  • Nasdaq stocks posting largest percentage decreases Associated Press - 17 minutes ago

    A look at the 10 biggest percentage decliners on Nasdaq at the close of trading: Parametric Sound fell 28.3 percent to $9.32. Clearfield Inc. fell 25.5 percent to $15.49. Silicom Ltd. fell 17.1 percent ...

  • A look at the 10 biggest volume gainers on Nasdaq at the close of trading: Baldwin & Lyons Inc. : Approximately 6,100 shares changed hands, a 983.5 percent increase over its 65-day average volume. The ...

  • Most active New York Stock Exchange-traded stocks Associated Press - 17 minutes ago

    A look at New York Stock Exchange 10 most-active stocks at the close of trading: AT&T Inc. fell 1.2 percent to $34.50 with 35,840,300 shares traded. Advanced Micro Devices Inc. rose .7 percent to $4.28 ...

  • Shares of some top utilities companies were up at the close of trading: American Electric Power Co. rose $.43 or .8 percent, to $52.33. Consolidated Edison Inc. Holding Co. rose $.29 or .5 percent, to ...

  • Final Glance: Railroad companies Associated Press - 17 minutes ago

    Shares of some top railroad companies were mixed at the close of trading: CSX rose $.24 or .9 percent, to $28.40. Canadian National Railway Co. rose $.13 or .2 percent, to $57.85. Canadian Pacific Railway ...

  • Shares of some top leisure companies were mixed at the close of trading: Carnival rose $.75 or 2.0 percent, to $38.17. Las Vegas Sands Corp. rose $1.53 or 2.0 percent, to $79.48. MGM Resorts International ...

  • Final Glance: Gold companies AP - 17 minutes ago

    Shares of some top gold companies were down at the close of trading: Barrick Gold Corp. fell $.34 or 1.9 percent, to $17.47. Gold Fields fell $.08 or 1.9 percent, to $4.03. GoldCorp. fell $.16 or .6 percent, ...

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Currencies

  • Might Be Time to Short the Euro @ Bloomberg - 18 minutes ago

    The European Central Bank is gearing up to depress the euro, which it blames for much of the deflation threat in the euro area, or at least the portion it can influence. The ECB reduced its overnight reference interest rate from 0.5 percent to 0.25 percent in November. If it cut the rate again, the ECB would join the …

  • The euro edged higher against the dollar Thursday amid positive economic data for both regions, while the yen also picked up a little strength. In Europe, the Ifo economic institute's closely watched business ...

  • Wall St edges up as Apple results please @ Financial Times - 2 hours 10 minutes ago

    Thursday 21:00 BST. Global equities saw extremely volatile trading after a tug-of-war developed in the markets between a growing sense of unease over developments in Ukraine and relief that Apple had seen ...

  • I applaud your efforts to develop exports from this province to the rest of the world-- Canada’s economy needs those exports. From my vantage point at the Bank of Canada, I take a broad view of the Canadian economy as a whole. From one region of Canada to another, from one sector of the economy to another, we are seeing …

  • European stock markets closed on an upbeat note on Thursday as traders reacted to a string of earnings updates, data pointing to further easing of eurozone economic strains, and fresh takeover speculation. ...

  • A "Steamroller" AUD/CAD Trend That May Soon Reverse

  • EURCAD – Big Topping Formation, Buyers Beware

  • USD/JPY Risks Further Losses as Japan Inflation Approaches BoJ Target

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Commodities

  • Final Glance: Gold companies AP - 17 minutes ago

    Shares of some top gold companies were down at the close of trading: Barrick Gold Corp. fell $.34 or 1.9 percent, to $17.47. Gold Fields fell $.08 or 1.9 percent, to $4.03. GoldCorp. fell $.16 or .6 percent, ...

  • Final Glance: Silver companies Associated Press - 17 minutes ago

    Shares of some top silver companies were down at the close of trading: Hecla Mining Co. fell $.04 or 1.3 percent, to $3.07. Pan American Silver Corp. fell $.22 or 1.7 percent, to $12.85. Silver Standard ...

  • Final Glance: Coal companies Associated Press - 17 minutes ago

    Shares of some top coal companies were mixed at the close of trading: Arch Coal fell $.09 or 2.0 percent, to $4.39. Consol Energy Inc. rose $1.08 or 2.6 percent, to $43.31. Peabody Energy rose $.42 or ...

  • Gas supplies interrupted by Wyoming plant blast Associated Press - 31 minutes ago
    Gas supplies interrupted by Wyoming plant blast

    It remains to be seen just how much of a lasting natural gas-price spike people in the West will feel after a dramatic explosion and fire at a major gas processing plant in western Wyoming. Luck will insulate ...

  • Major oil and gas firm to list drilling chemicals Associated Press - 45 minutes ago

    A major supplier to the oil and gas industry says it will begin disclosing 100 percent of the chemicals used in hydraulic fracturing fluid, with no exemptions for trade secrets. The move by Baker Hughes ...

  • Major oil & gas firm to list drilling chemicals Associated Press - 54 minutes ago

    A major supplier to the oil and gas industry says it will begin disclosing 100 percent of the chemicals used in hydraulic fracturing fluid, with no exemptions for trade secrets. The move by Baker Hughes ...

  • Commodity Markets Shift to Brighter View of China @ The Wall Street Journal - 1 hour 4 minutes ago

    Global commodity investors are turning more positive toward China as the country continues to import massive amounts of resources like iron ore, copper and soybeans even as economic growth slows.

  • USDA Montana Spot Grain Closing Prices for April 2 … @ Bloomberg - 1 hour 38 minutes ago

    This table displays the latest daily spot or bid prices for durum wheat. Prices are in dollars a bushel Information is supplied by the U.S. Department of Agriculture . Prices are determined by a USDA survey of grain purchasers with elevators located in seven regions of Montana. Durum wheat is the hardest wheat.

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