*Microsoft sees end to Nokia losses, shares rise. NEW YORK, July 23- U.S. stock index futures edged up on Wednesday, boosted by bullish earnings from companies like Microsoft and Boeing, though conflicts in Ukraine and the Gaza Strip weighed on investor confidence.» Read More
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CRUDE FUTURES TO SECOND MONTH ABOVE $2/ BBL, HIGHEST SINCE JANUARY 2009.
NEW YORK, July 22 (Reuters)- Brent crude oil futures edged higher in choppy trading on Tuesday, as traders searched for direction amidst political tensions in Ukraine and Gaza, and U.S. prices were supported by expectations of a drop in national stockpiles.
Two big multi-national players turn in good--but not great--earnings, and may indicate a bigger trend.
NEW YORK, July 22- U.S. stock index futures rose on Tuesday as a cascade of earnings landed and inflation data was tame, while hopes rose for an easing of tensions in Ukraine.
NEW YORK, July 22- U.S. stock index futures rose on Tuesday on hopes for an easing of tensions in Ukraine and as a cascade of earnings landed.
WASHINGTON, July 21- Commissioner Scott O'Malia said on Monday he intends to leave the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission, creating a vacancy just a short while after Chairman Tim Massad took over at the derivatives regulator. Before joining the CFTC, he was the staff director at the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development.
CRUDE OIL FUTURES RISES OVER $1 PER BARREL TO $104.18.
CRUDE OIL FUTURES PARE GAINS BY 20 CENTS A BARREL AS OBAMA SPOKE.
This week, a mother lode of second quarter earnings are due. Early results are giving Wall Street reasons to be encouraged.
*EMC jumps on report of activist investor stake. NEW YORK, July 21- U.S. stock index futures edged lower on Monday as developments in Ukraine and Middle East looked to dominate trading amid a thin economic calendar. Fighters from Hamas, which controls Gaza, have repeatedly tried to infiltrate Israel over the past week through a network of hidden tunnels.
Will this week's earnings reports really be enough to support the market?
CHICAGO, July 18- U.S. wheat futures fell 3.4 percent on Friday, erasing gains posted a day earlier following the downing of a Malaysian commercial airliner over eastern Ukraine, while Chicago Board of Trade corn futures also declined and soybeans were mostly lower.
The Futures Now team discusses what's driving the drop in the precious metal and whether the fear trade is over.
NEW YORK, July 18- U.S. crude futures turned lower in late morning New York trade as investors took some profits from the previous day's gains even as tensions between Russia and the West remained high, traders said. U.S. crude was down 4 cents at $103.15 per barrel at 11:21 a.m.. Brent for September pared gains, rising 7 cents to $107.96.
CRUDE FUTURES TURN LOWER, OFF 22 CENTS AT $102.97/ BBL; BRENT PARES GAINS.
NEW YORK, July 18- U.S. stock index futures rose modestly on Friday, putting the S&P 500 on track to bounce from its biggest decline since April 10, ahead of data on consumer sentiment.
Forget stocks, forget gold, because there is one commodity Dennis Gartman says every investor needs to own: aluminum.
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As the EU threatens Russia with further sanctions, the CFO of Russian company Severstal pushed for a diplomatic resolution to the unrest.
Gold held steady after dipping overnight, and was likely to hold above $1,300 as tensions from crises brought safe-haven bids.
Brent held above $107, with a global oil glut keeping prices in check despite geopolitical tensions threatening supplies.