Josh Brown explains why he sold his Guggenheim Solar ETF stake for another stock in the same sector.» Read More
Brian Zwerner, a former manager of Bank of America's municipal derivatives desk, was sentenced to spend three years on probation and pay a $10,000 fine by U.S. According to court papers he has also agreed to pay Bank of America $890,000 and settle related U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission civil charges.
General Electric Co. rose$. 03 or. 1 percent, to $25.94. Snap-On rose$. 23 or. 2 percent, to $123.53. Whirlpool Corp. rose $1.67 or 1.1 percent, to $146.91.
General Electric Co. rose$. 08 or. 3 percent, to $25.99. Snap-On rose$. 20 or. 2 percent, to $123.50. Whirlpool Corp. rose$. 82 or. 6 percent, to $146.06.
NEW YORK— A look at New York Stock Exchange 10 most-active stocks at the close of trading:. AT&T Inc. fell 1.1 percent to $35.50 with 43,462,800 shares traded. Advanced Micro Devices Inc. fell. 8 percent to $3.73 with 27,512,600 shares traded.
General Electric Co. rose$. 09 or. 3 percent, to $26.00. Snap-On fell$. 67 or. 5 percent, to $122.63. Whirlpool Corp. rose $2.05 or 1.4 percent, to $147.29.
July 24- Southern Co, a power company, said it hopes to announce plans to build more nuclear reactors by the end of the year, a spokesman said late Wednesday.
LONDON, July 24- Britain's leading fraud prosecutor on Thursday charged a British subsidiary of French engineering group Alstom with three offences of corruption and three offences of conspiracy to corrupt after a five-year investigation.
*To file criminal changes against Alstom imminently. David Green, who announced on Monday that the SFO would join U.S. prosecutors and regulators worldwide in investigating allegations of misconduct in the $5.3 trillion- per-day foreign exchange market, said he had "reasonable grounds" to suspect that an offence of serious or complex fraud was involved.
General Electric Co. rose$. 04 or. 2 percent, to $26.02. Snap-On rose$. 72 or. 6 percent, to $123.65. Whirlpool Corp. rose $2.85 or 2.0 percent, to $143.20.
NEW YORK— A look at New York Stock Exchange 10 most-active stocks at the close of trading:. Advanced Micro Devices Inc. rose. 5 percent to $3.80 with 32,841,800 shares traded. Alcoa Inc. rose 2.8 percent to $17.09 with 30,732,200 shares traded.
General Electric Co. fell$. 09 or. 3 percent, to $25.90. Snap-On rose$. 86 or. 7 percent, to $123.79. Whirlpool Corp. rose $2.64 or 1.9 percent, to $142.99.
A long hoped for improvement in the economy appears to be manifesting in second-quarter U.S. earnings, but the next two weeks could be the real test.
Companies such as General Electric Co and Intel Corp have reported solid results. Intel declared that personal computer sales have stabilized, while it forecast third-quarter revenue above Wall Street's expectations.
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico— General Electric plans to open an estimated $20 million plant along Puerto Rico's north coast while closing two other plants in the U.S. territory. Puerto Rico's Industrial Development Company says construction will begin this year on the facility to produce molded case circuit breakers.
*Google leads tech advance; GE slips after earnings. *Obama condemns Russia after Malaysian airliner downed in Ukraine. President Barack Obama demanded that Russia stop supporting separatists in eastern Ukraine a day after the downing of a Malaysian airline by a surface-to-air missile, which he said was fired from rebel territory.
July 18- The success of General Electric Co's impending initial public offering for its private-label credit card unit could ride on investors' willingness to bet that a lukewarm consumer-led U.S. economic recovery heats up.
Stocks rose Friday, with the S&P 500 rebounding from its largest drop since April 10.
*Obama condemns Russia after Malaysian airliner downed in Ukraine. NEW YORK, July 18- U.S. stocks rose on Friday, rebounding a day after the S&P 500 suffered its worst decline since April 10, with the benchmark index on track to post a modest gain for the week.
Some of Friday's midday movers:
US Treasury yields held to lows, taking in stride weaker-than-expected data and keeping the safe-haven flows from tension in Ukraine and Israel.