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  • Final Glance: Autos companies Monday, 26 Jan 2015 | 6:04 PM ET

    Ford Motor Co. rose$. 17 or 1.1 percent, to $15.08. General Motors Co. fell$. 05 or. 1 percent, to $33.70. Honda Motor Co. fell$. 11 or. 4 percent, to $31.06.

  • Final Glance: Supermarkets companies Monday, 26 Jan 2015 | 6:04 PM ET

    Kroger rose$. 96 or 1.4 percent, to $68.92. Safeway fell$. 19 or. 5 percent, to $35.10. Supervalu rose$. 18 or 1.8 percent, to $10.30.

  • Nasdaq stocks posting largest volume increases Monday, 26 Jan 2015 | 6:04 PM ET

    AmeriServ Financial Inc.: Approximately 306,800 shares changed hands, a 1,923.2 percent increase over its 65- day average volume. The shares fell$. 12 or 4.0 percent to $2.91. Boulevard Acquisition Corp.: Approximately 292,800 shares changed hands, a 18,080.7 percent increase over its 65- day average volume.

  • Final Glance: Insurance companies Monday, 26 Jan 2015 | 6:04 PM ET

    Aflac Inc. rose$. 29 or. 5 percent, to $59.02. American International Group fell$. 30 or. 6 percent, to $51.21. MetLife rose$. 02 or percent, to $48.79.

  • Final Glance: Telecom companies Monday, 26 Jan 2015 | 6:04 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top telecom companies were down at the close of trading:. AT&T Inc. fell$. 19 or. 6 percent, to $33.18. Verizon Communications Inc. fell$. 19 or. 4 percent, to $46.96.

  • Final Glance: Leisure companies Monday, 26 Jan 2015 | 6:04 PM ET

    Las Vegas Sands Corp. rose $2.91 or 5.4 percent, to $56.80. MGM Resorts International rose$. 89 or 4.5 percent, to $20.89. Marriott International Inc. rose$. 91 or 1.2 percent, to $79.42.

  • Final Glance: Internet companies Monday, 26 Jan 2015 | 6:04 PM ET

    eBay fell$. 70 or 1.2 percent, to $56.06. Google Inc class A fell $5.23 or 1.0 percent, to $536.72. Groupon Inc. fell$. 12 or 1.6 percent, to $7.20.

  • NYSE stocks posting largest volume increases Monday, 26 Jan 2015 | 6:04 PM ET

    NEW YORK— A look at the 10 biggest volume gainers on New York Stock Exchange at the close of trading:. AXIS Capital Holdings Ltd.: Approximately 3,559,100 shares changed hands, a 529.4 percent increase over its 65- day average volume. The shares rose $2.81 or 5.7 percent to $52.14.

  • Final Glance: Medical Devices companies Monday, 26 Jan 2015 | 6:04 PM ET

    Allergan rose $3.66 or 1.6 percent, to $227.83. Baxter International Inc. fell$. 55 or. 8 percent, to $70.88. Boston Scientific Corp. rose$. 12 or. 8 percent, to $14.96.

  • Informatica shares closed $2.61 higher on Monday, up 6.8 percent, at $41.04 per share. Informatica, which is based in Redwood City, California, competes in the middleware software market with Tibco, a company that went private in September in a $4.3 billion sale to Vista Equity. It has pushed for changes or a sale at enterprise technology companies such as EMC Corp,...

  • NEW YORK, Jan 26- A blizzard bearing down on New York hollowed out Wall Street offices on Monday, leaving most investment banks and fund managers with skeleton staffs as many employees opted to work from home. "No one will give me a medal for making it to work after a five-hour commute," said Anurag Bhardwaj, a managing director who works with hedge funds at Barclays...

  • UPDATE 1-Ocwen calls investor claims baseless Monday, 26 Jan 2015 | 4:46 PM ET

    Jan 26- Mortgage servicer Ocwen Financial Group said on Monday a group of investors had no basis for claiming it failed to live up to its agreements to collect payments on $82 billion worth of home loans. Investors including BlackRock, Metlife and Pimco sent a notice of non-performance to the company and trustees for 119 residential mortgage-backed...

  • NEW YORK, Jan 26- The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on Monday supported a bid by prosecutors in New York for a shot at overturning a ruling that cleared two hedge fund managers of insider trading and limited the ability of authorities to pursue such cases. The SEC, in a court filing, backed Manhattan U.S. In particular, the SEC said the ruling could impede...

  • But if the Alaska delegation is any hint as to where things are headed, his proposal is going nowhere in a Republican-controlled Congress. Lisa Murkowski, chair of the Senate Energy committee, said the administration's plans were a "kick to the gut" that treated Alaska as if it were a "snow globe out there" that should be left untouched. There is no drilling in the...

  • Ocwen and Mattel are big market movers Monday, 26 Jan 2015 | 4:32 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Monday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:. Ocwen Financial Corp., up 56 cents to $6.91. HCA Holdings Inc., up $4.36 to $73.

  • Most major U.S. carriers said they would allow passengers ticketed to, from or through the Northeast on Monday or Tuesday to change their plans without getting hit by a reservation-change fee, typically $200. Home Depot said it's seeing high demand for shovels, salt, snow throwers and other suppliers throughout the mid-Atlantic up through New England.

  • Treasury debt prices slipped on Monday ahead of $90 billion of fixed-rate supply and a Federal Reserve meeting later this week in a session marked by low volumes as a major winter storm hit the New York area. But as the day progressed, and traders began making early exits as transportation authorities from Philadelphia to Boston warned of commuting...

  • NEW YORK, Jan 26- The euro rebounded on Monday as investors took advantage of steep losses sustained during two days of dramatic selling, with the final push down to a fresh 11- year low coming after elections in Greece put an anti-austerity government in power. Greece elected, as expected, left-wing leader Alexis Tsipras of the anti-bailout Syriza party.

  • US stock market finishes with small gains Monday, 26 Jan 2015 | 4:12 PM ET

    NEW YORK— The U.S. stock market is finishing with tiny gains as investors weigh corporate earnings, mergers, and the implications of an election victory in Greece by a party opposed to that country's bailout plan. The Dow Jones industrial average rose six points, or 0.03 percent, to close at 17,678 on Monday. The Standard& Poor's 500 index edged up five points, or 0.3...

  • UPDATE 4-Northeast U.S. braves 'crippling' blizzard Monday, 26 Jan 2015 | 4:08 PM ET

    New York, New Jersey, Connecticut and Massachusetts declared states of emergencies as tens of millions of people were urged to stay home with transit systems suspending services. The potentially historic storm poses the latest challenge to New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, who has been under fire in recent weeks from police who criticized his support of...