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Bank of America Corp. rose$. 54 or 3.2 percent, to $17.26. Citigroup Inc. rose $1.28 or 2.5 percent, to $52.45. Goldman Sachs rose $1.72 or. 9 percent, to $185.03.
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Bank of America Corp. rose$. 36 or 2.2 percent, to $17.08. Citigroup Inc. rose$. 67 or 1.3 percent, to $51.84. Goldman Sachs rose $2.66 or 1.5 percent, to $185.97.
Bank of America Corp. rose$. 20 or 1.2 percent, to $16.92. Citigroup Inc. rose$. 43 or. 8 percent, to $51.60. Goldman Sachs rose $2.47 or 1.3 percent, to $185.78.
*FTSE could be subdued in run-up to May general election. *Any ECB QE programme should give FTSE a lift. LONDON, Dec 17- Britain's FTSE 100 equity index will reach a record high by the end of 2015, but uncertainty over the outcome of May's national election will curb gains early next year, a Reuters poll forecast.
BEIJING/ SHANGHAI, Dec 17- Deep-pocketed Chinese rivals and tough regulators stand in the way of U.S. car-hailing service Uber's plans to conquer one of the world's biggest transportation markets, even after it signed a tieup with domestic internet giant Baidu Inc.. "You have to do things differently in order to succeed here in China," Uber Chief Executive Travis...
BEIJING, Dec 17- Chinese Internet giant Baidu Inc agreed to buy a stake in Uber as the online car-hailing service seeks to gain ground on rivals with powerful backers in one of the world's biggest transportation markets. Baidu is the latest big-name investor, joining the likes of Goldman Sachs and Google Inc, to place a bet on the fast-growing transportation...
Federal Reserve's dovish stance helped sentiment recover, while Japan Tobacco Inc tumbled. Japan Tobacco, which is highly exposed to crisis-hit Russia, dived 7.8 percent on heavy volume and contributed a hefty negative 10 points to the Nikkei. Goldman Sachs said Russia contributes 20-25 percent of its operating profits, and a 1 percent rouble depreciation...
Bank of America Corp. fell$. 13 or. 8 percent, to $16.72. Citigroup Inc. fell $1.62 or 3.1 percent, to $51.17. Goldman Sachs fell $2.23 or 1.2 percent, to $183.31.
*Repsol to buy Canada's 5th largest oil producer. *Repsol offers 56 pct premium to Talisman market value. MADRID, Dec 16- Spain's Repsol has agreed to buy Talisman Energy, Canada's fifth-largest independent oil producer, for $8.3 billion as the drop in oil prices pushes energy companies to take the plunge on big M&A deals.
U.S. oil prices rallied at midday on Tuesday, reversing earlier losses on a mix of profit-taking and positioning ahead of WTI options expiry.
Bank of America Corp. rose$. 16 or. 9 percent, to $17.01. Citigroup Inc. fell$. 75 or 1.4 percent, to $52.04. Goldman Sachs rose$. 06 or percent, to $185.60.
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Bank of America Corp. fell$. 07 or. 4 percent, to $16.78. Citigroup Inc. fell$. 71 or 1.3 percent, to $52.08. Goldman Sachs fell $1.73 or. 9 percent, to $183.81.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
*Russia hikes interest rates as rouble collapses. *Russia won't cut oil output, no sign of any OPEC action. International benchmark Brent crude has almost halved since reaching a 2014 high of $115 a barrel in June on ample supply and slowing demand, and a switch in strategy by exporter group OPEC to defending market share rather than prices.
LONDON, Dec 16- Oil fell to just above $59 a barrel for the first time since May 2009 on Tuesday, extending a six-month selloff as slowing Chinese factory activity and weakening emerging-market currencies added to concerns about demand. Brent crude fell as low as $59.02, its weakest level since May 2009, and as of 0914 GMT was down $1.81 at $59.25.
*Repsol strikes deal to buy Canada 5th largest oil producer. MADRID, Dec 16- Spanish oil company Repsol said on Tuesday it had reached a deal to buy Talisman Energy, Canada's fifth-largest independent oil producer, for $13 billion. Repsol will pay $8.3 billion Repsol for 100 percent of Talisman shares which represents a 56 percent premium to the Calgary- based...
*China's factory sector shrinks first time in seven months. *Russia hikes interest rates, Indonesian rupiah hits 16- year low. SINGAPORE, Dec 16- Brent crude oil prices fell over $1 per barrel and below $60 for the first time since July 2009 in early European trading on Tuesday as Chinese factory activity slowed and stumbling emerging market currencies dented...
SINGAPORE, Dec 16- Oil prices fell on Tuesday, with Brent mired near a 5-1/ 2 year low close to $60 per barrel, as Chinese factory activity slowed for the first time in seven months and stumbling emerging market currencies dented demand expectations. Brent for January delivery was at $60.70 a barrel at 0520 GMT, down 36 cents and close to the 5-1/ 2- year low of $60.20 hit...