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Equities Sector Coverage: Greece Deal Helps to Push Up Markets

Sector Recap | Equities.com |

The Dow Jones Industrial Average traded around the 12,900 mark between 12,846.41 and 12,924.71. The NASDAQ stayed above 2900 in a range and was trading above 2930 going into the final half hour of


Equities Sector Coverage: Fed Says Economy Shows Signs of Life

Sector Recap | Equities.com |

The Fed’s Beige Book for the Jan. 25 FOMC meeting shows a steady slow increase in economic activity even though the real estate sectors were steady at low levels. The Dow Jones Industrial


Equities Sector Coverage: Wall Street Showing Losses For 2011

Sector Recap | Equities.com |

The Dow Industrial Average traded down from 12,299.11 to 12,140.17 staying well above its 50-day and 200-day simple moving averages at 11,908 and 11,942. The NASDAQ traded down from 2626.34 to


Equities Sector Coverage: Santa Claus Rally on the Way to Wall Street?

Sector Recap | Equities.com |

Housing Starts data showed a better-than-expected rise of 9.3% in November to an annual rate of 685,000 units. Permits rose by 5.7% to a 681,000 unit rate. The Dow Jones Industrial Average surged


International Trade Commission to Investigate Chinese Solar Makers

Joel Anderson | Equities.com |

The U.S. International Trade Commission stated that there is “a reasonable indication” Chinese imports of crystalline silicon solar panels were hurting American companies because of unfair


Equities Sector Coverage: Markets Close Out Strong Month With a Day of Losses

Sector Recap | Equities.com |

The Chicago PMI came in at 58.4 in October slightly below consensus. The Dow Jones Industrial Average traded down from 12,229.29 towards 12,000 going into the final half hour of trading. The


Equities Sector Coverage: Europe's Pervasive Cloud of Uncertainty Looms on Wall Street

Sector Recap | Equities.com |

The Labor Department reported that the Unemployment Rate remained at 9.1% in September. Meanwhile the economy added 103,000 jobs, which was better than expected, but below levels of enough job


Equities Sector Coverage: Wall Street Extend Gains As Stocks Push Higher

Sector Recap | Equities.com |

Challenger, Grey and Christmas reported that planned layoffs rose to 115,730 in September to levels not seen since April 2009. ADP reported to the contrary that the private sector added 91,000


Equities Sector Coverage: Greece Solvency Worries Wall Street

Sector Recap | Equities.com |

The National Association of Home Builders reported that their Housing Market Index dipped to 14 from 15 in September, as the housing depression continues. Tomorrow we get Housing Starts for August


Equities Sector Coverage: Stocks Extend Streak With Modest Gains

Sector Recap | Equities.com |

Michigan Consumer Sentiment came in at a weak reading of 57.8 in September. Next week we get housing data including Housing Starts and Existing Home Sales and that two-day FOMC meeting. On


Blockchain in Fintech - Discussion at the EU Parliament

From the recent Blockchain For Europe Summit in Brussels: Panel on Financial Market Infrastructure