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  • *Gold up 1 pct for the week after hitting 4- mth low. *Platinum still at around $50 discount to gold. LONDON, March 20- Gold edged back towards two-week highs on Friday, on track for its biggest weekly jump since January, after the U.S.

  • US STOCKS-S&P 500 ends lower in Fed rally reversal Thursday, 19 Mar 2015 | 4:29 PM ET

    *Energy shares lower on dollar strength, oil oversupply concern. *Guess posts strong quarterly earnings, shares rally. NEW YORK, March 19- U.S. stocks fell on Thursday as a stronger dollar weighed on oil and other commodity prices, sending energy and materials sectors lower.

  • *Lennar, Guess post strong quarterly earnings. NEW YORK, March 19- U.S. stocks fell on Thursday as energy shares slumped, with the broad S&P 500 handing back some gains from the prior session sparked by a policy statement from the Federal Reserve that was more dovish than expected. "The Fed has painted themselves into a bit of a corner here," said Keith Bliss, senior...

  • *Wall St retreats after Fed-fueled gains, Europe rallies. *Oil falls to $54 after Kuwait says OPEC not likely to cut output. Investors will seek signs of an improving U.S. economy after the Fed removed the word "patient" from its policy statement yet still underscored the need for patience, said Peter Kenny, chief market strategist at Clearpool Group in New York.

  • *Lennar, Guess post strong quarterly earnings. NEW YORK, March 19- U.S. stocks opened modestly lower on Thursday in the wake of a rally in the prior session after the Federal Reserve cut economic growth and inflation projections and indicated it was in no rush to hike interest rates. But investors will now seek signs of improvement in the U.S. economy after Yellen "...

  • *Kuwait says OPEC has no choice but to keep output steady. LONDON, March 19- Brent crude oil fell back below $55 a barrel on Thursday after Kuwait said OPEC had no choice but to keep production steady, refocusing the market on global oversupply as the dollar recovered from sharp losses in the previous session. Brent for May delivery was down $1.39 at $54.52 a barrel by...

  • *Kuwait says OPEC has no choice but to keep output steady. LONDON, March 19- Brent crude oil fell back to $55 a barrel on Thursday after Kuwait said OPEC had no choice but to keep production steady, refocusing the market on global oversupply as the dollar recovered from sharp losses in the previous session. Brent for May delivery was down 77 cents at $55.14 a barrel by...

  • SINGAPORE, March 19- U.S. crude futures fell towards $44.50 a barrel on Thursday after oil stocks rose to their highest level in at least 80 years but a weaker dollar put a floor under prices as the U.S. *U.S. crude for April delivery fell 11 cents to $44.55 by 0031 GMT on Thursday after closing up $1.20, or almost 3 percent, in the previous session. *U.S. crude stocks climbed...

  • *Indexes up: Dow 1.3 pct, S&P 1.2 pct, Nasdaq 0.9 pct. NEW YORK, March 18- U.S. stocks rallied on Wednesday after the Federal Reserve suggested a less aggressive timeline for raising interest rates even as it opened the door for the first hike in almost a decade. "By lowering its expectations for the pace at which rates will rise, it sent a clear signal that it is in no hurry to...

  • GLOBAL MARKETS-U.S. shares, oil jump after Fed statement Wednesday, 18 Mar 2015 | 3:39 PM ET

    *Wall Street stocks rise after Fed relieves rate hike worries. NEW YORK, March 18- Stocks on Wall Street surged and oil prices jumped as much as 5 percent on Wednesday after the Federal Reserve indicated it preferred a more gradual path to normalizing U.S. interest rates even as it moved toward its first rate hike in almost a decade. Stocks on Wall Street rebounded...

  • US STOCKS-Wall St surges as Fed statement offers relief Wednesday, 18 Mar 2015 | 3:31 PM ET

    *Indexes up: Dow 1.3 pct, S&P 1.4 pct, Nasdaq 1.2 pct. NEW YORK, March 18- U.S. stocks rallied on Wednesday after the Federal Reserve cut its expected pace of growth and inflation, suggesting a less aggressive timeline for raising interest rates even as it opened the door for the first rate hike in almost a decade. "By eliminating' patient' from its guidance it removed an...

  • US STOCKS-Wall St jumps as Fed statement relieves worries Wednesday, 18 Mar 2015 | 2:36 PM ET

    NEW YORK, March 18- U.S. stocks climbed on Wednesday, reversing course as the Federal Reserve moved a step closer to its much-anticipated first rate hike since 2006 by removing "patient" from its language. "Some may have been fearing a more hawkish Fed, and that explains the rally we're seeing right now," said John Carey, portfolio manager at Pioneer Investment...

  • NEW YORK, March 18- Stocks on Wall Street slipped and shares in Europe rose on Wednesday, reflecting diverging policies between the Federal Reserve and the European Central Bank, while oil prices fell as data showed U.S. crude inventories hit a record high. The FTSEurofirst 300 index of top European shares rose 0.33 percent to close at a provisional 1,589.07,...

  • NEW YORK, March 18- Oil markets diverged on Wednesday with Brent supported while U.S. crude prices fell after domestic inventories hit record highs for a 10th week and supplies at the futures' delivery hub hit a peak. U.S. crude inventories rose 9.6 million barrels to a new record of 458.5 million barrels in the week to March 13, figures from the government-run...

  • LONDON, March 18- Brent oil prices fell towards $53 a barrel on Wednesday on oversupply concerns as U.S. crude stocks hit a new record high, according to government data. Brent for May delivery was down 36 cents at $53.26 per barrel by 1440 GMT after ending the previous session up 7 cents. "The crude oil inventory rise is too big a factor to ignore at this point, and...

  • UPDATE 2-Alibaba shares fall as lock-up period expires Wednesday, 18 Mar 2015 | 10:43 AM ET

    NEW YORK, March 18- Alibaba Group Holding Inc declined on Wednesday, as a six-month period prohibiting insiders from selling their shares expired, an event that many thought could expose the Chinese e-commerce giant's stock to more weakness. "Lock up expiration dates are fraught with selling," said Kim Forrest, senior equity research analyst, Fort Pitt Capital...

  • *China pauses build-up of strategic reserves. LONDON, March 18- Brent oil prices fell below $53 a barrel on Wednesday on oversupply concerns as industry data indicated U.S. crude stocks had hit a new record high. Brent for May delivery was down 70 cents at $52.82 per barrel by 1305 GMT after ending the previous session up 7 cents.

  • March 18- General Mills Inc, the maker of Cheerios cereal and Betty Crocker cake mixes, reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit as sales rose in the United States after five straight quarters of decline. General Mills shares rose about 1 percent to $52.40 in premarket trading. General Mills, along with ConAgra Foods Inc and Campbell Soup Co, is...

  • *China pauses build-up of strategic reserves. LONDON, March 18- Brent oil prices fell below $53 a barrel on Wednesday on oversupply concerns as industry data indicated U.S. crude stocks had hit a new record high. Brent for May delivery was down 62 cents at $52.89 per barrel by 1058 GMT after ending the previous session up 7 cents.

  • However, South Africa's rand, Turkey's lira and the Brazilian real all eased against the greenback ahead of the Fed's policy statement, widely anticipated to lay the ground for the first U.S. interest rate hike in nearly a decade later in the year. In Moscow, both dollar and rouble-denominated shares gained ground while in Israel shares rose 0.6 percent after...