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  • *Earnings won't grow as much as expected- David Tepper to CNBC. Apple's shares rose 2.5 percent to $112.91, rebounding from losses the day before when the iPhone and iPad maker unveiled new offerings. Biotech shares also boosted the market, with Gilead up 3.9 percent at $107.83, giving the second-biggest boost to the S&P 500 and Nasdaq after Apple.

  • NEW YORK, Sept 10- U.S. Bonds "react immediately to a rally or selloff in equities," said Charles Comiskey, head of Treasuries trading at Bank of Nova Scotia in New York. Treasuries weakened even after a strong $13 billion auction of 30- year debt, the final sale of $58 billion in new coupon-bearing supply this week.

  • *Weak dollar, higher Wall Street stock prices add support. A weaker dollar also made dollar-denominated crude more affordable to holders of the euro, while higher equity prices on Wall Street enhanced bullish sentiment in oil markets. U.S. crude futures' front-month contract was up $1.45, or 3.3 percent, at $45.60 a barrel by 1:45 p.m. EDT, after rising to a session...

  • *Weak dollar, higher Wall Street stock prices add support. A weaker dollar also made dollar-denominated crude more affordable to holders of the euro, while higher equity prices on Wall Street enhanced bullish sentiment in oil markets. U.S. crude futures' front-month contract was up $1.38, or 3 percent, at $45.53 a barrel by 1:11 p.m. EDT, rising to nearly $46 at one...

  • UPDATE 7-Oil prices rise sharply on strong U.S. demand Thursday, 10 Sep 2015 | 11:44 AM ET

    LONDON, Sept 10- U.S. crude prices rose sharply on Thursday, supported by strong gasoline demand in the world's top oil consumer. West Texas Intermediate benchmark, declined, data from the Energy Information Administration showed. Brent crude futures rose 65 cents to $48.23 per barrel by 1530 GMT.

  • NEW YORK, Sept 10- Global equity markets outside the U.S slipped Thursday after days of gains as concerns about the economies of China and Japan cast a cloud over the world growth picture, though Wall Street rose, and oil prices rebounded after slumping a day earlier. The dollar was was down 0.14 percent against a basket of major currencies as investors continued...

  • LONDON/ BOSTON Sept 10- A setback in Ukraine for Franklin Templeton's star fund manager Michael Hasenstab hasn't dimmed his appetite for bold bets in markets shunned by others as he boosts exposure to some of this year's worst-performing emerging markets. But in Ukraine, where Templeton sank around $6.5 billion from 2011-- owning about 40 percent of...

  • *Europe shares follow Asia higher, Tokyo up 7.7 percent. NEW YORK, Sept 9- U.S. stocks on Wall Street on Wednesday, weighed down by a slide in Apple's share price and weakness in the energy sector, though European and major Asian bourses earlier ended higher. "Investors are still looking for policy developments out of China, and also wary of what might come out of the Fed...

  • *Barnes& Noble falls; sales down for 5th straight quarter. Shares of Apple ended down 1.9 percent at $110.15 in heavy trading, erasing gains as it launched new products. Among Apple's suppliers, Skyworks Solutions was down 1.5 percent at $86.42, Avago Technologies was down 1.5 percent at $127.17, while U.S.-traded shares of STMicroelectronics NV fell 6 percent to...

  • *Barnes& Noble falls; sales down for 5th straight quarter. Among Apple's suppliers, Qualcomm shares fell 1.6 percent at $54.32, Skyworks Solutions was down 1.5 percent at $86.42 and Avago Technologies was down 1.5 percent at $127.17. U.S.-traded shares of STMicroelectronics NV fell 6 percent to $7.04.

  • FOREX-Dollar gains trimmed by Wall Street selloff Wednesday, 9 Sep 2015 | 4:06 PM ET

    NEW YORK, Sept 9- The dollar rose on Wednesday, riding a global equities rally that helped reassure investors along with signs that governments in China and Japan were readying fresh economic stimulus. The stocks rally, which pivoted on Wall Street to steep losses in late trading, sapped demand for the yen and euro that had benefited after China's surprise...

  • Sept 9- United Continental Holdings Inc's new chief executive, in his first communication to employees, promised to meet with as many workers as possible and "hear about operations directly from you," a sharp contrast with ousted predecessor Jeff Smisek that drew cheers from investors and unions on Wednesday. Separately, acting Chief Financial Officer Gerry...

  • US STOCKS-Wall St rally loses momentum Wednesday, 9 Sep 2015 | 1:17 PM ET

    *Japan's Nikkei posts biggest one-day gain in 7 years. *Barnes& Noble falls after sales fall for 5th straight quarter. Sept 9- Wall Street trimmed early gains and was little changed in early afternoon trading on Wednesday as the rally fueled by hopes of further stimulus measures in China faded.

  • Sept 9- United Continental Holdings Inc's new CEO, in his first communication with employees, struck a sharp contrast with ousted predecessor Jeff Smisek, a shift investors and unions cheered on Wednesday. Along with Smisek, two other senior UAL executives also left United on Tuesday as a result of a federal probe involving the Port Authority of New York and New...

  • US STOCKS-Wall St trims gains as early rally fades Wednesday, 9 Sep 2015 | 11:44 AM ET

    *Barnes& Noble falls after sales fall for 5th straight quarter. Sept 9- Wall Street trimmed early gains and was little changed in late morning trading on Wednesday as the rally fueled by hopes of further stimulus measures in China faded. Adding to the positive sentiment, Japan's Nikkei 225 rose 7.7 percent, its biggest one-day rise since the global financial...

  • NEW YORK, Sept 9- The dollar rose on Wednesday, following equities rallies on Wall Street, Europe and Asia that reassured investors and sapped demand for the low-yielding euro and yen. In China, the Finance Ministry said it would strengthen fiscal policy, boost infrastructure spending and speed up tax reform, helping lift Chinese shares for a second day.

  • *Barnes& Noble falls after sales fall for 5th straight quarter. Sept 9- Wall Street opened higher on Wednesday as hopes for further stimulus in China cheered investors for a second day. "The fear factors regarding China and the Fed is easing somewhat and that is key," said Peter Cardillo, chief market economist at Rockwell Global Capital in New York.

  • *Europe shares follow Asia higher, China up for second day. LONDON, Sept 9- Global shares surged on Wednesday, led by the biggest daily gains in Japan for seven years, helping lift the dollar and oil prices as the prospect of more stimulus from China soothed investors rattled by recent market turmoil. China's Finance Ministry said on Wednesday it would strengthen...

  • Sept 8- United Continental Holdings Inc said on Tuesday Chief Executive Jeff Smisek had stepped down amid a federal probe of the airline, and that two other senior executives tied to the investigation would also be leaving the company. United Continental's shares fell 2.8 percent in trading after the bell. Smisek, who has been the company's CEO since 2010, will...

  • *China's imports shrink for 10th straight month. *Fitbit rises after broker upgrade. Sept 8- U.S. stocks rose more than 2 percent on Tuesday, bouncing after steep losses last week and a China- fueled rebound in global equities.