*Guangzhou property curbs hit Chinese property sector. HONG KONG, Nov 19- China shares retreated from a month high early on Tuesday, limiting rises in Hong Kong markets, as benchmark indexes ran into chart resistance after recent strong gains from investors cheering Beijing's ambitious reform plans.
HONG KONG, Nov 19- Exxon Mobil Corp has agreed to sell its Hong Kong power business for $3.4 billion to CLP Holdings and state-owned China Southern Grid, helping the U.S. oil major to raise funds to plough back money into its core operations.
CHICAGO, Nov. 18- When stocks are on a roll- as they have been thus far this year- you want to go big or go home. One of the most popular funds is the Vanguard Total Market Index Fund, which is offered through five other share classes, including an ETF. Investors have stashed more than $300 billion in Vanguard's various total-market funds.
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*Exxon Mobil leads Dow after Buffett buy. *J.C. Penney, FedEx gain on hedge fund stakes. They rose 2.2 percent to $95.27 a day after Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc disclosed a new $3.45 billion stake in the second-largest U.S. company by market value, behind only Apple Inc.
U.S. stocks climbed on Friday, with the Dow industrials and S&P 500 knocking out a sixth week of record-clearing gains.
*J.C. Penney, FedEx gain on hedge fund stakes. Federal Reserve Chair nominee Janet Yellen told a Senate Committee that the central bank's economic stimulus would continue and several key important investors disclosed stakes in companies like J.C. Penney and Exxon Mobil.
CNBC's Dominic Chu reports Berkshire Hathaway takes a $40.1 million stake in Exxon Mobile, the "Fast Money" traders weigh in.
Friday's midday movers.
*FedEx, J.C. Penney gain on hedge fund stakes. The stock rose 1.2 percent to $94.35 a day after Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc disclosed a new $3.45 billion stake in the world's largest publicly traded oil company.
*Exxon Mobil, J.C. Penney gain after hedge fund filings. NEW YORK, Nov 15- The Dow and the S&P 500 climbed to fresh highs on Friday in the wake of reassuring remarks by Federal Reserve chair nominee Janet Yellen that the central bank's accommodative policies would continue.
MOSCOW, Nov 15- The Russian parliament's lower house gave its preliminary backing on Friday to amendments that would allow competitors of state-run Gazprom to export seaborne liquefied natural gas. **LNG should not compete with Gazprom's pipeline exports. Royal Dutch Shell and Mitsui are keen to expand to 15 million tonnes, but have failed to persuade Gazprom.
*Russia has 4.5 pct of global LNG market. MOSCOW, Nov 15- Russia's lower house of parliament took a first step on Friday towards allowing rivals of state-controlled Gazprom to export liquefied natural gas, as the world's top energy producing nation stakes a claim to growing Asian markets.
Jim Cramer explains what to watch ahead of the market open including GE and Warren Buffett's bet on Exxon Mobil.
NEW YORK, Nov 15- The Dow and the S&P 500 were set for fresh record highs on Friday, buoyed by reassuring remarks by Federal Reserve chair nominee Janet Yellen that the central bank's accommodative policies would continue.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Warren Buffett's conglomerate Berkshire Hathaway has taken a stake of about 40 million shares in oil major Exxon Mobil, according to an SEC filing.
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Nov 14- Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc on Thursday disclosed a new $3.45 billion stake in Exxon Mobil Corp, after buying 40.1 million shares in the world's largest publicly traded oil company.
Nov 14- Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc on Thursday disclosed a new $3.45 billion stake in Exxon Mobil Corp, after buying 40.1 million shares in the world's largest publicly traded oil company. Exxon spokesman Alan Jeffers said: "We appreciate the confidence investors have in ExxonMobil when they decide to invest in the company.