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  • NEW YORK, Dec 18- The U.S. dollar rose against major currencies for a second straight session on Thursday after the Federal Reserve signaled it would hike rates next year and the Swiss National Bank's statement that it would introduce negative interest rates. "The dollar strength today is a continuation of the Fed reaction," said currency strategist Vassili...

  • LONDON, Dec 18- Telecoms tycoon Xavier Niel's NJJ Capital has agreed to buy Swiss mobile operator Orange Switzerland from private equity group Apax Partners for 2.8 billion Swiss francs, Apax said in a statement. NJJ Capital, Niel's private investment fund, has circled Orange Switzerland since 2012 when the business was sold to Apax. NJJ Capital declined to...

  • METALS-Base metals weaken, China outlook gloomy Thursday, 18 Dec 2014 | 6:16 AM ET

    LONDON, Dec 18- Base metals were mostly lower on Thursday as commodity investors saw them as under-sold relative to the recent plunge in oil, and as the outlook in top metals consumer China remained gloomy following house price data. The jitters of recent days also calmed a touch as Russia managed to stabilise the rouble. "Base metals have been remarkably...

  • NYSE stocks posting largest percentage increases Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 1:17 PM ET

    NEW YORK— A look at the 10 biggest percentage gainers on New York Stock Exchange at the close of trading:. Nuverra Environmental Solutions Inc. rose 32.0 percent to $7.47. Sanchez Energy Corp. rose 28.0 percent to $9.15.

  • CALGARY, Alberta, Dec 17- Canadian oil producers deepened 2015 spending cuts on Wednesday, as Husky Energy, MEG Energy and Penn West Petroleum joined those hacking back capital budgets in response to tumbling crude prices. Penn West, one of Canada's largest conventional oil producers, also cut its dividend to 3 Canadian cents per share from 14 Canadian cents.

  • LONDON, Dec 17- Russian oil giant Rosneft is expected to repay a $7.6 billion portion of a bridge loan that matures on Sunday, bankers close to the deal said. The loan is part of a larger $12.7 billion, two-year bridge loan signed in December 2012 that backed Rosneft's acquisition of oil company TNK-BP. The loan providers are confident the repayment will happen,...

  • Dec 17- Canadian oil producers Husky Energy Inc and Penn West Petroleum Ltd slashed their 2015 capital budgets due to a slide in crude oil prices. Penn West, one of Canada's largest conventional oil producers, also cut its dividend to 3 Canadian cents per share from 14 Canadian cents. Penn West and Husky join several Canadian oil producers such as Cenovus Energy...

  • US current account deficit rises to $100.3 billion Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 8:31 AM ET

    The Commerce Department said Wednesday that the deficit in the current account rose to $100.3 billion in the third quarter, up 1.9 percent from a revised $98.4 billion deficit in the April-June period. In the April-June period, the government had fined the French bank BNP Paribas $9 billion for violating sanctions against Iran, Sudan and Cuba.

  • Dec 17- Husky Energy Inc, Canada's No. 3 integrated oil company, said it expects its capital spending to drop by a third in 2015 compared with 2014, becoming the latest Canadian producer to scale back spending as oil prices fall. Husky, controlled by Hong Kong billionaire Li Ka- shing, said it would spend about $3.4 billion in 2015, with about three-quarters going...

  • TOKYO, Dec 17- Japan's Nikkei stock index is expected to gain around 13 percent next year, as a weaker yen raises hopes of higher earnings for exporters, while the Bank Of Japan's asset buying programme is seen underpinning risk appetite, a Reuters poll found. Japan's benchmark is expected to rise to 19,000 by the end of 2015, according to the median forecast of 62...

  • NYSE stocks posting largest percentage increases Tuesday, 16 Dec 2014 | 1:20 PM ET

    NEW YORK— A look at the 10 biggest percentage gainers on New York Stock Exchange at the close of trading:. Talisman Energy Inc. rose 48.0 percent to $7.58. Willbros Group rose 24.7 percent to $5.00.

  • Nasdaq stocks posting largest percentage increases Tuesday, 16 Dec 2014 | 1:20 PM ET

    Linn Energy LLC rose 27.6 percent to $12.54. LinnCo LLC rose 18.7 percent to $10.87. Rex Energy Corp. rose 13.1 percent to $5.19.

  • NYSE stocks posting largest percentage decreases Tuesday, 16 Dec 2014 | 1:20 PM ET

    NEW YORK— A look at the 10 biggest percentage decliners on New York Stock Exchange at the close of trading:. BBX Capital Corp. fell 19.0 percent to $12.42. Navistar International Corp. fell 17.0 percent to $29.10.

  • CALGARY, Alberta, Dec 16- Encana Corp, Canada's largest natural gas producer, said on Tuesday it will boost capital spending next year to focus on its profitable shale oil fields, bucking an industry-wide move to cut spending as oil prices tumble. Encana, which is increasing oil and natural gas liquids production under the direction of Chief Executive Doug...

  • *Skymark Airlines shines on report ANA and JAL offering help. TOKYO, Dec 16- Japan's Nikkei share average dropped to a more than one-month low on Tuesday morning as a renewed selloff in oil prices added worries about weak global demand, which drove the safe-haven yen higher to the detriment of exporter stocks. U.S. crude tumbled almost 5 percent, extending losses...

  • Nasdaq stocks posting largest percentage decreases Monday, 15 Dec 2014 | 1:43 PM ET

    Ardelyx Inc. fell 24.0 percent to $23.06. Linn Energy LLC fell 18.2 percent to $9.83. Habit Restaurants fell 17.2 percent to $34.69.

  • NYSE stocks posting largest percentage decreases Monday, 15 Dec 2014 | 1:43 PM ET

    NEW YORK— A look at the 10 biggest percentage decliners on New York Stock Exchange at the close of trading:. Amira Nature Foods Ltd. fell 15.8 percent to $10.10. New Source Energy Partners LP fell 15.6 percent to $6.97.

  • NYSE stocks posting largest percentage decreases Friday, 12 Dec 2014 | 1:18 PM ET

    NEW YORK— A look at the 10 biggest percentage decliners on New York Stock Exchange at the close of trading:. Templeton Dragon Fund fell 14.8 percent to $22.69. Shutterstock Inc. fell 12.8 percent to $62.51.

  • New Relic surges as 7 companies go public Friday, 12 Dec 2014 | 12:57 PM ET

    Health care has been the most active field: Renaissance Capital says 346 companies have filed for IPOs in 2014, and 100 of those are in the health care industry. Shares of New Relic Inc. surged $10.94, or 47.6 percent, to $33.94. Open-source business software company Hortonworks Inc. raised $100 million, as the company expanded its offering to 6.3 million shares...

  • *Oil price plunge knocks Norway, Canadian dollar lower. NEW YORK, Dec 12- The U.S. dollar cut its losses against the euro, extended gains against the yen and reached an 11- year high against the Norwegian crown on plunging oil prices and stronger-than-expected U.S. economic data on Friday. U.S. consumer sentiment rose to an eight-year high in December, above...