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BERLIN, Oct 25- Calogero Gambino, a senior Deutsche Bank regulatory lawyer, has been found dead in New York in what appears to have been a suicide, the Wall Street Journal reported on Saturday, citing New York City officials and other sources. He had been closely involved in negotiating legal issues for Deutsche Bank such as a probe by regulators of banks over...
NEW YORK— Sometimes a little fear is healthy for stock investors. Nine days ago, after a series of sharp sell-offs, the Standard& Poor's 500 index was down 7.4 percent from its September record as fears of a global economic slowdown intensified. "It's important to have these periods of scare and fear," says Joe Quinlan, chief market strategist for U.S. Trust.
FRANKFURT- Deutsche Bundesbank Board Member Andreas Dombret to give press conference at the Bundesbank in Frankfurt- 1200 GMT. FRANKFURT- ECB Vice-president Vitor Constancio and Supervisory Board Chair Daniele Nouy to hold a press conference on the results of the Comprehensive Assessment- 1030 GMT. LONDON- Bank of England Deputy Governor Minouche Shafik...
Oct 24- Ocwen Financial Corp said it was hiring an independent firm to investigate how the mortgage servicer had sent backdated letters to borrowers about loan modifications and foreclosures and the reason for the delay in fixing the issue. Hundreds of thousands of borrowers facing foreclosure may have been harmed after they received letters from Ocwen...
SAN FRANCISCO/ BOSTON, Oct 24- Amazon.com Inc's once fairy-tale ride on Wall Street has hit its most jarring bump yet. Amazon missed expectations across the board- on margins, on its net loss and on revenue. Benkendorf unloaded his Amazon holdings a year ago and said he would be skeptical of future involvement even if the stock falls further.
NEW YORK— A look at the 10 biggest volume decliners on New York Stock Exchange at the close of trading:. American Realty Investors Inc.: Approximately shares changed hands, a 98.3 decrease from its 65- day average volume. Constellation Brands Inc. class B: Approximately shares changed hands, a 99.4 decrease from its 65- day average volume.
Kelly Services Inc. class A rose$. 17 or 1.0 percent, to $16.67. Korn/Ferry International Inc. fell$. 02 or. 1 percent, to $27.04. ManpowerGroup rose$. 36 or. 6 percent, to $64.40.
NEW YORK— Shares of some top telecom companies were up at the close of trading:. AT&T Inc. rose$. 21 or. 6 percent, to $33.87. Verizon Communications Inc. rose$. 55 or 1.1 percent, to $48.77.
Hecla Mining Co. fell$. 01 or. 4 percent, to $2.36. Pan American Silver Corp. fell$. 18 or 1.7 percent, to $10.54. Silver Standard Resources Inc. fell$. 10 or 1.9 percent, to $5.28.
Becton, Dickinson& Co. rose$. 73 or. 6 percent, to $125.73. Covidien rose $1.19 or 1.3 percent, to $89.64. PerkinElmer rose$. 59 or 1.4 percent, to $41.72.
NEW YORK— Shares of some top drug benefits companies were up at the close of trading:. CVSCaremark rose$. 69 or. 8 percent, to $84.29. Express Scripts Holding Co. rose$. 59 or. 8 percent, to $73.65.
NEW YORK— A look at the 10 biggest volume gainers on New York Stock Exchange at the close of trading:. Brookfield Residential Properties Inc.: Approximately 1,316,400 shares changed hands, a 593.8 percent increase over its 65- day average volume. The shares fell$. 23 or 1.0 percent to $23.16.
Barrick Gold Corp. rose$. 07 or. 5 percent, to $13.52. Gold Fields rose$. 02 or. 6 percent, to $3.63. Newmont Mining Corp. fell$. 05 or. 2 percent, to $21.95.
Apple Inc s rose$. 39 or. 4 percent, to $105.22. Hewlett Packard Co. fell$. 01 or percent, to $34.93. International Business Machines Corp. fell$. 10 or. 1 percent, to $162.08.
NEW YORK— Shares of some top chemicals companies were up at the close of trading:. Dow Chemical Co. rose$. 53 or 1.1 percent, to $48.21. DuPont Co. rose$. 41 or. 6 percent, to $69.00.
Las Vegas Sands Corp. fell$. 48 or. 8 percent, to $62.75. MGM Resorts International rose$. 22 or 1.0 percent, to $22.58. Marriott International Inc. rose$. 86 or 1.3 percent, to $69.29.
Baldwin& Lyons Inc.: Approximately shares changed hands, a 99.8 decrease from its 65- day average volume. Carolina Bank Holdings Inc.: Approximately shares changed hands, a 99.9 decrease from its 65- day average volume. The shares rose$. 04 or. 4 percent to $9.85.
Delta Air rose $1.52 or 4.0 percent, to $39.44. JetBlue Airways Corp. rose$. 10 or. 9 percent, to $10.96. Southwest Airlines Co. rose$. 62 or 1.9 percent, to $33.87.
Aflac Inc. rose$. 46 or. 8 percent, to $58.54. American International Group rose$. 54 or 1.0 percent, to $52.16. MBIA rose$. 01 or. 1 percent, to $9.61.
Canadian National Railway Co. rose$. 56 or. 8 percent, to $68.80. Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd. rose $1.56 or. 8 percent, to $204.83. Kansas City Southern rose$. 54 or. 5 percent, to $120.26.