Netflix Surges on News that Facebook Connection Arrives by Week’s End

Michael Teague | |

On Wednesday, Netflix (NFLX) announced that come the end of the week, users in the United States will be allowed to connect their accounts through Facebook (FB), permitting them to share what they

Equities Sector Coverage: Stocks Let Early Gains Slip to Close in the Red

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The Producer Price Index fell 0.2% in April, up 0.2% excluding food and energy. The preliminary reading for the University of Michigan consumer sentiment came in at 77.8 in May, slightly above

Equities Sector Coverage: Wall Street Dips on Economic Numbers

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Initial Jobless Claims came in at 386,000, higher than expected and still above the 350,000 recessionary threshold. Existing Home Sales declined 2.6% to an annual rate of 4.48 million, below

Equities Sector Coverage: Strong Jobs Numbers Push Wall Street Higher

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Nonfarm Payrolls rose by a statistically skewed 243,000 and with the Unemployment Rate down to 8.3%. Factory Orders rise by 1.1% in December. Nonmanufacturing ISM rose to 56.8 in January. The Dow

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

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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

Equities Sector Coverage: Stocks Gain After Sagging Off Early Highs

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Initial Jobless Claims fell to 366,000 closing in on the recessionary threshold of 350,000. PPI was slightly higher than expected in November at 0.3%, and was up 5.7% year-over-year. The NY Fed

Lower Jobless Claims Edge Markets Higher

Joel Anderson | |

The major indices showed modest gains today as news broke about new jobless claims reaching their lowest rate in over three years according to data compiled by the Labor Department. The Dow Jones

Stock Futures Add to Pre-Market Gains After Economic Data

Scott Redler | |

US stock futures point to a higher open on Wall Street Thursday on the heels of a sharp three-day decline in the markets. S&P E-Minis are 13 handles higher, adding heavily to pre-market gains

Equities Sector Coverage: Wall Street Unphased By Downgrade Scare

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The Dow Jones Industrial Average traded down to 12,076.71 then up to 12,215.71 staying below its October 27th high at 12,284.31. The NASDAQ traded down from 2661.92 to 2639.18 after a failed test

Equities Sector Coverage: Stocks Edge Slightly Higher As Bulls Rest

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The Case-Shiller Home Price Index shows that the 20-City Composite fell 0.6% in September and was down 3.6% year over year. Consumer Confidence surged to 56.0 from 40.9 in November, but keep in

Blockchain in Healthcare - Discussion at the EU Parliament

From the recent Blockchain For Europe Summit in Brussels: Panel on Digital Health - How Blockchain technology can make health care systems more patient-centric and sustainable


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