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  • NEW YORK, Dec 8- U.S. stocks were little changed on Monday, as investors weighed the strength of the U.S. economy against global growth concerns following soft data out of China and Japan, while biotechs rose on merger activity. Major indexes opened slightly lower after data showed China's exports grew at a slower-than-expected pace and imports dropped 6.7...

  • NEW YORK, Dec 8- U.S. stocks dipped on Monday, after soft data in China and Japan raised global growth concerns, while a further drop in oil prices weighed on energy shares. Data showed China's exports grew at a slower-than-expected pace and imports dropped 6.7 percent in November, while Japan's economy shrank more than expected in the third quarter.

  • NEW YORK, Dec 8- U.S. stocks were poised for a lower open on Monday, putting the S&P 500 on track to pull back from its latest record high, as soft data in China and Japan kindled global growth concerns. Economic data showed China's exports rose at a slower than expected pace and imports dropped 6.7 percent in November, while Japan's economy shrank more than expected in...

  • Dec 8- McDonald's Corp reported a steeper-than-expected fall at global established restaurants in November, hurt by increased competition in the United States and the after-effect of a supplier scandal in China. Shares of the world's largest restaurant chain by revenue fell 2.4 percent in premarket trading. McDonald's worldwide sales at restaurants open...

  • NEW YORK, Dec 5- Oklahoma's energy-related revenues are feeling the squeeze from lower oil prices and if the price remains low, it could hit income and sales tax revenues if energy workers have less money to spend, the state's treasurer said on Friday. That will take a few months to get in, " Ken Miller, Oklahoma state treasurer, said on the sidelines of the National...

  • "In the next couple of quarters, should drilling and the build-out of infrastructure slow down, these are the guys that are going to get hit," said Kim Forrest, senior equity research analyst at Fort Pitt Capital Group in Pittsburgh. Goldman Sachs pointed out in a note this week that some big manufacturers have significant exposure to the oil and gas industry.

  • *Nov jobs report comes in well ahead of expectations. NEW YORK, Dec 5- The Dow and S&P 500 closed a seventh straight weekly advance on Friday as a better-than-expected jobs report indicated strong economic growth, but perhaps to the point where interest rates could rise sooner than previously anticipated. Ronald Sanchez, chief investment officer of Fiduciary...

  • *U.S. stocks rise on payrolls; MSCI global index edges up. NEW YORK, Dec 5- An unusually strong U.S. jobs report lifted the dollar to a five-and-a-half-year high against a basket of currencies on Friday and drove stocks higher, led by financial shares. "It is unequivocally bullish on the U.S. economy," said Anthony Valeri, fixed-income strategist at LPL Financial in San...

  • *Nov jobs report comes in well ahead of expectations. NEW YORK, Dec 5- U.S. stocks rose on Friday, with the Dow and S&P 500 on track for their seventh straight weekly advance after the November jobs report came in much stronger than anticipated, boosting banks and other sectors tied to the pace of growth. Bank of America rose 2.8 percent to $17.70 while Goldman Sachs was...

  • NEW YORK, Dec 5- Bank shares led gains Friday on Wall Street after November payrolls data came in much stronger than anticipated, raising market expectations a rate hike from the Federal Reserve may materialize sooner than previously thought. "This report solidifies the idea that the economy is getting stronger, and the more economic activity on Main Street, the...

  • NEW YORK, Dec 5- Bank shares led gains Friday on Wall Street after November payrolls data came in much stronger than anticipated, raising market expectations a rate hike from the Federal Reserve may materialize sooner than previously thought. "This report solidifies the idea that the economy is getting stronger, and the more economic activity on Main Street, the...

  • *Microsoft rises, limiting the market's decline. NEW YORK, Dec 4- U.S. stocks ended slightly lower on Thursday after European Central Bank President Mario Draghi brushed off pressure for more immediate monetary policy action but said the issue would be addressed early next year. "I wasn't expecting much from the ECB, which doesn't want to paint itself into a corner,...

  • NEW YORK, Dec 4- U.S. Treasuries investors are focused on the wide difference in yields between European government bonds and higher-paying Treasuries, especially among long maturities, according to Dan Heckman, senior fixed income strategist, at U.S. Bank Wealth Management in Kansas City.

  • *Euro zone shares slide, but Wall Street subdued. NEW YORK, Dec 4- The euro rebounded and bond yields in the euro zone bounced off record lows on Thursday, after the European Central Bank put off until next year a decision about whether to increase economic stimulus, leaving investors uncertain. Stocks in the euro zone fell more than 1 percent and MSCI's measure of...

  • *Weekly jobless claims land almost as expected. NEW YORK, Dec 4- U.S. stocks fell on Thursday after European Central Bank president Mario Draghi brushed off pressure to act and said the bank would reassess the impact of its monetary policy stimulus early next year and take further action if necessary. Every time they get a bad number or are worried about the...

  • US STOCKS-Wall St falls at open on ECB comments Thursday, 4 Dec 2014 | 9:40 AM ET

    NEW YORK, Dec 4- U.S. stocks fell on Thursday after European Central Bank president Mario Draghi brushed off pressure to act and said the bank would reassess the impact of its monetary policy stimulus early next year and take further action if necessary. The United States is the main engine for a global economy in slow growth mode, a headwind for U.S. multinationals,...

  • Kroger profit jumps 21 pct in third quarter Thursday, 4 Dec 2014 | 8:41 AM ET

    Dec 4- Kroger Co, the biggest U.S. supermarket operator, reported a 21 percent jump in quarterly profit, helped by the acquisition of Harris Teeter Supermarkets Inc, sending its shares up 5 percent in premarket trading. Net income attributable to Kroger rose to $362 million, or 73 cents per share, in the third quarter ended Nov. 8, from $299 million, or 57 cents per share, a...

  • *Dow, S&P 500 hit intraday and closing records. NEW YORK, Dec 3- U.S. stocks rose on Wednesday, with both the Dow and S&P 500 ending at records, as data pointed to improving conditions in the U.S. services sector, boosting cyclical stocks. Both the Dow and S&P also ticked to intraday records in a quiet session, with many traders looking ahead to tomorrow's key meeting of the...

  • NEW YORK, Dec 3- U.S. stocks rose modestly on Wednesday as energy-related shares rose for a third straight session and data pointed to improving conditions in the U.S. services sector, which makes up a majority of the economy. Cimarex Energy was the S&P 500' s top percentage gainer, up 5.9 percent at $108.98. Diamond Offshore rose 3.7 percent to $31.46.

  • *Brent oil holds above $70 a barrel. NEW YORK, Dec 3 (Reuters)- Global equity markets advanced and the dollar rose to its highest level since 2009 on Wednesday as momentum grew for the European Central Bank to launch a bond-buying program and data showed U.S. economic resiliency in the face of slowing world growth. "Investors are looking to increase their holdings of...