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  • HONG KONG, Sept 18- China shares held onto slim gains on Thursday, as a jump in banking stocks outweighed falling property developers hurt by weak housing data. Gemdale Corp shed 2.9 percent, while Poly Real Estate Group lost 0.9 percent.

  • Final Glance: Chemicals companies Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 6:04 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top chemicals companies were up at the close of trading:. Dow Chemical Co. rose$. 67 or 1.3 percent, to $54.15. DuPont Co. rose $3.42 or 5.2 percent, to $69.25.

  • Rackspace and Lennar are big market movers Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 4:22 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Wednesday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:. United States Steel Corp., up $4.20 to $45.61. Rackspace Hosting Inc., down $6.95 to $32.39.

  • Midday Glance: Chemicals companies Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 1:17 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top chemicals companies are up at 1 p.m.:. Dow Chemical Co. rose$. 66 or 1.2 percent, to $54.14. DuPont Co. rose $3.00 or 4.6 percent, to $68.83.

  • Midday Glance: Big-box Retail companies Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 1:17 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top big-box retail companies are down at 1 p.m.:. Costco Wholesale Corp. fell$. 43 or. 3 percent, to $126.00. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. fell$. 16 or. 2 percent, to $76.16.

  • Midday Glance: Construction companies Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 1:17 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top construction companies are up at 1 p.m.:. Foster Wheeler rose$. 11 or. 4 percent, to $31.40. Quanta Services Inc. rose$. 12 or. 3 percent, to $36.91.

  • Midday Glance: Drug Benefits companies Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 1:17 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top drug benefits companies are down at 1 p.m.:. CVSCaremark fell$. 23 or. 3 percent, to $81.99. Express Scripts Holding Co. fell$. 15 or. 2 percent, to $73.89.

  • Midday Glance: Telecom companies Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 1:17 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top telecom companies are up at 1 p.m.:. AT&T Inc. rose$. 03 or. 1 percent, to $34.98. Verizon Communications Inc. rose$. 30 or. 6 percent, to $49.26.

  • Most active Nasdaq-traded stocks Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 1:17 PM ET

    Apple Inc. was unchanged at $100.91 with 26,598,500 shares traded. Auxilium Pharmaceuticals Inc. rose 44.1 percent to $31.00 with 10,563,000 shares traded. Cisco Systems Inc. was unchanged at $25.23 with 11,326,700 shares traded.

  • Most active New York Stock Exchange-traded stocks Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 1:17 PM ET

    NEW YORK— A look at New York Stock Exchange 10 most-active stocks at the close of trading:. AK Steel Holding Corp. rose 6.4 percent to $10.26 with 29,347,100 shares traded. Advanced Micro Devices Inc. rose. 3 percent to $3.82 with 24,606,800 shares traded.

  • Sept 17- Shares of United States Steel Corp rose as much 12 percent to a three-year high a day after the company said its loss-making Canadian arm would apply for relief from creditors and that it would drop plans to expand two of its U.S. facilities.

  • US Steel shares jump after 3Q outlook update Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 11:16 AM ET

    The Pittsburgh company said it expects a big improvement in its third-quarter operating income from its reportable segments and other businesses. Steel said it will provide about $165 million in secured, debtor-in-possession financing to U.S. Steel Canada Inc., which will allow the business to continue operating as it explores the restructuring.

  • Sun Pharma licenses Merck psoriasis drug for $80M Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 11:10 AM ET

    NEW YORK— Merck is licensing an experimental psoriasis drug to Indian drugmaker Sun Pharmaceuticals, the companies said Wednesday. The Whitehouse Station, New Jersey, company will also get royalties on sales if the drug is approved. Shares of Merck& Co. slipped 41 cents to $59.58 in morning trading.

  • Early Glance: Chemicals companies Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 10:29 AM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top chemicals companies are up at 10 a.m.:. Dow Chemical Co. rose$. 90 or 1.7 percent, to $54.38. DuPont Co. rose $2.92 or 4.4 percent, to $68.75.

  • Early Glance: Big-box Retail companies Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 10:29 AM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top big-box retail companies are down at 10 a.m.:. Costco Wholesale Corp. fell$. 43 or. 3 percent, to $126.00. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. fell$. 29 or. 4 percent, to $76.03.

  • Early Glance: Construction companies Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 10:29 AM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top construction companies are up at 10 a.m.:. Foster Wheeler rose$. 19 or. 6 percent, to $31.48. Quanta Services Inc. rose$. 44 or 1.2 percent, to $37.23.

  • Early Glance: Telecom companies Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 10:29 AM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top telecom companies are up at 10 a.m.:. AT&T Inc. rose$. 04 or. 1 percent, to $34.99. Verizon Communications Inc. rose$. 33 or. 7 percent, to $49.29.

  • Asian stocks mostly down after Fed meeting Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 12:30 AM ET

    NEW YORK— The stock market got the reassurance it wanted from the Federal Reserve Wednesday. "The Fed is not going to take the punch bowl away," said Brad McMillan, chief investment officer for Commonwealth Financial. Major indexes drifted before the Fed released a statement at 2 p.m. Eastern time signaling little change in its interest rate policy.

  • Sept 17- Lennar Corp, the second largest U.S. homebuilder, reported a better-than-expected 47 percent jump in quarterly profit as it sold more homes at higher prices, and its shares rose as much as 6 percent in premarket trading.

  • NEW YORK, Sept 17- Auxilium Pharmaceuticals shares surged in brisk premarket trading Wednesday, a day after receiving an unsolicited offer from Endo International. Analysts said the offer could complicate Auxilium's buyout of Canadian eye drug maker QLT Inc, whose U.S. shares were down 11.3 percent in light trading.