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  • Goodyear Tire and KB Home are big market movers Jan 13, 2015 3:43 PM
    Goodyear Tire, Ocwen Financial, ChannelAdvisor, KB Home and IHS are big market movers

     
  • Grain lower, livestock lower Jan 13, 2015 2:36 PM
    CHICAGO (AP) - Grain futures were lower Tuesday on the Chicago Board of Trade. Wheat for Mar delivery fell 7.50 cents to $5.48 a bushel; Mar corn was a 16.25 cents lower at 3.8575 a bushel; Mar oats were down 5 cents to $2.9325 a bushel; while Mar soybeans declined 12 cents to $10.04 bushel. Beef and pork were lower on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. Feb live cattle was off 3 cents at $1.5745 a pound; Mar feeder cattle fell 2.38 cents to $2.1092 a pound; while Feb lean hogs were 1.48 cents lower to $.7517 a pound.

     
  • Nearly perfect last year, preferred funds face more pressure Jan 11, 2015 7:41 AM
    Both stock and bond mutual funds did well last year, but some of the best returns came from funds that sit somewhere in between the two markets. Preferred-stock funds invest in securities that are a hybrid of stocks and bonds, and last year they delivered more income than many bond funds and bigger total returns than many stock funds.

     
  • Asia stocks down as oil slide jitters offset solid US hiring Jan 11, 2015 10:33 PM
    Asian stocks down as jitters over sliding oil price offset another month of strong US hiring

     
  • A raise in your paycheck is not best thing for your stock prices Jan 11, 2015 6:37 AM
    Who doesn’t like getting a raise, right? It gives you the confidence to buck up for some of those simple pleasures in life that had previously seemed a little too extravagant, like that $666 burger or that $1,000 sweater vest you had your eye on.

     
  • Stocks slide following weak wage growth, oil price slump Jan 9, 2015 4:00 PM
    A combination of positive U.S. economic news, hopes for stimulus from Europe’s central bank and renewed confidence that the Federal Reserve will keep supporting the economy helped push stocks higher in the middle of the week after a tough start to the year.But by Friday, the jobs data and a renewed decline in oil prices put traders in a selling mood once again.

     
  • Grain higher, livestock lower Jan 9, 2015 10:03 AM
    CHICAGO (AP) - Grain futures were higher Friday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade. Wheat for Mar delivery was 6.50 cents higher at 5.7350 a bushel; Mar corn was 3.75 cents higher at $3.98 a bushel; Mar oats were unchanged at $3.0225 a bushel; while Mar soybeans gained 1.25 cents to $10.4950 a bushel. Beef lower and pork were lower on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. Feb live cattle was lower 2.85 cent to $1.6075 a pound; Mar feeder cattle was 3.05 cents lower at 2.1400 a pound; Feb lean hogs gained .33 cent to $.7850 a pound.

     
  • Macy's and Bed Bath & Beyond are big market movers Jan 9, 2015 4:03 PM
    Macy's, Ruby Tuesday, Bed Bath & Beyond, AbbVie and Five Below are big market movers

     
  • US stocks slip in early trade as investors weigh job gains Jan 9, 2015 9:03 AM
    US stock indexes slip in early trading as investors weigh job gains; Retailers lose ground

     
  • Stocks slide on falling wages, oil slump Jan 9, 2015 7:03 PM
    US stocks slide after jobs report shows falling wages; Energy sector pulled lower by oil

     
  • Grain mostly higher, livestock mostly lower Jan 9, 2015 3:03 PM
    CHICAGO (AP) - Grain futures were mostly higher Friday on the Chicago Board of Trade. Wheat for Mar delivery fell 3.25 cents to $5.6475 a bushel; Mar corn was a 6 cents higher at 4.0025 a bushel; Mar oats were up 1 cent to $3.0325 a bushel; while Mar soybeans gained 4 cents to $10.5225 bushel. Beef was lower and pork was higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. Feb live cattle was off 3 cents at $1.6060 a pound; Mar feeder cattle fell 4.50 cents to $2.1255 a pound; while Feb lean hogs were .85 cent higher to $.7902 a pound.

     
  • US stocks slide following weak wage growth, oil price slump Jan 9, 2015 3:33 PM
    US stocks slide after jobs report shows weak wage growth; Energy sector follows oil lower

     
  • US stock indexes jump for a second day, erasing 2015 losses Jan 8, 2015 3:33 PM
    US indexes rise sharply for a second day, making up losses from the first few days of the year

     
  • US stocks open higher on hopes for jobs, more stimulus Jan 8, 2015 9:03 AM
    US stocks open higher on hopes for jobs, more stimulus; Unemployment applications fell

     
  • US stocks gain, recovering losses from first days of year Jan 8, 2015 11:03 AM
    US indexes rise sharply for a second day, making up losses from the first few days of the year

     
  • Grain mixed, livestock mixed Jan 8, 2015 10:33 AM
    CHICAGO (AP) - Grain futures were mixed Thursday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade. Wheat for Mar delivery was 8 cents lower at 5.7150 a bushel; Mar corn was 1.25 cents lower at $3.96 a bushel; Mar oats were unchanged at $3.0175 a bushel; while Mar soybeans lost 6.25 cents to $10.50 a bushel. Beef higher and pork were lower on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. Feb live cattle was higher .65 cent to $1.6655 a pound; Mar feeder cattle was 1.68 cents higher at 2.2200 a pound; Feb lean hogs lost .22 cent to $.7910 a pound.

     
  • Costco and Apollo Education are big market movers Jan 8, 2015 4:03 PM
    Costco, Apollo Education, Aeropostale and Constellation Brands are big market movers

     
  • Asian stocks extend gains as tremors from oil, Europe recede Jan 8, 2015 10:33 PM
    Asian stock markets rise after Wall Street bounces back, oil stabilizes

     
  • Stocks break losing streak as oil steadies Jan 7, 2015 4:58 PM
    Encouraging economic news and a rare rise in oil prices helped give the stock market its first gain in the new year Wednesday. Major indexes started climbing from the opening bell, following a report from ADP, the payroll processor, which showed that businesses hired more workers last month. Companies added 241,000 workers in December, an increase from the previous month.

     
  • Bonds rally as stocks and oil prices extend slumps Jan 6, 2015 6:29 PM
    The U.S. economy ended last year on a tear, but financial markets are saying the outlook for this year is less bright. Stocks continued to retreat from their recent record highs on Tuesday, weighed down by an ongoing plunge in the price of oil.

     
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