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  • *Paris attacks unlikely to keep Fed from Dec. rate increase. Treasuries prices rose modestly on Monday on concerns over Friday's attacks in Paris, though the gains were pared as investors calculated that the U.S. "The scope of the attacks has become clearer and uncertainty has abated for the time being, but part of it undoubtedly has to do with the calculation that...

  • *Crude oil higher after Paris attacks. Nov 16- U.S. stocks rose in early trading on Monday with investors seeing little long-term economic impact from Friday's deadly attacks in Paris. "Expectations are that will have a modest potential economic impact and, as a result, markets have the potential to look through this over the very near term," said Eric Wiegand, senior...

  • *Crude oil higher after Paris attacks. *NYSE, Nasdaq to observe minute of silence at 9:25 a.m. ET. Nov 16- U.S. stock futures were slightly down on Monday after recovering most of their weekend losses following Friday's attacks in Paris.

  • NEW YORK, Nov 15- U.S. equity futures opened lower on Sunday, following coordinated attacks in Paris on Friday that killed more than 130 people. "The market was already weak prior to Paris, will reinforce the defensive rotation that was already starting," said Michael O'Rourke, chief market strategist at JonesTrading in Greenwich, Connecticut.

  • *Paris attacks add to market jitters late. U.S. stock index futures hit session lows after the close on Friday after France was rocked by multiple, near simultaneous attacks around Paris. October retail sales weighed on U.S. stocks for much of the day, with Wall Street capping its worst week since August, and dragged U.S.

  • Nov 13- KaloBios Pharmaceuticals Inc is winding down its operations, a week after the drug developer said it was looking at strategic options. Shares of the company, valued at about $3.7 million, slumped 66 percent to 30 cents in after-hours trading on Friday. The company said it had engaged restructuring firm Brenner Group to help liquidate its assets.

  • *Cisco's forecast drags on tech stocks. Nov 13- Wall Street fell sharply on Friday and capped off its worst week since the dark days of August, hurt by a selloff in technology companies, while department stores dropped on concerns about the upcoming holiday shopping season. Dow component Cisco dropped 5.8 percent after it gave a flimsy forecast, citing a slowdown...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 13- Global stock indexes fell on Friday amid a ream of disappointing corporate results and forecasts, while oil prices registered their biggest weekly loss in eight months on swelling storage of crude. Along with the retail data, a disappointing forecast from Cisco, citing slower order growth and weak spending outside the United States, hurt...

  • *Cisco's forecast drags on tech stocks. Nov 13- U.S. stock indexes fell sharply on Friday, weighed down by a selloff in technology companies after a disappointing forecast from Cisco, while department stores dropped on concerns about the key holiday shopping season. Dow component Cisco fell 6.4 percent after it gave a weak forecast, citing a slowdown in orders and...

  • *Cisco's forecast drags on tech stocks. Dow component Cisco fell 6.4 percent to $26.05 after it gave a weak forecast, citing a slowdown in orders and weak spending outside the United States. The stock was the second-biggest drag on the S&P and the Nasdaq and pulled down the stock of tech heavyweights such as Oracle and Microsoft.

  • NEW YORK, Nov 13- U.S. "We had a weak set of data and people realize the Fed's rate-hike plan will be slow and data-dependent," said Com Crocker, managing director of government and agency securities trading at Mesirow Financial in New York. The Commerce Department said retail sales edged up 0.1 percent last month, after being unchanged in September, which fell short...

  • Nov 12- Viacom Inc, the owner of MTV, Comedy Central and Nickelodeon, reported weaker-than-expected quarterly revenue on Thursday, although declines in ad sales for its U.S. cable TV business were not as steep as analysts had anticipated. Viacom shares rose nearly 3 percent. Viacom has also been facing questions about a successor to 92- year-old Chairman Sumner...

  • Nov 12- Yum Brands Inc, which is spinning off its dominant China business, said October sales at established restaurants in the country rose 5 percent and backed its same-store sales forecast for the fourth quarter. Shares of the parent company of the KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell chains were down nearly 2 percent at $67.11 in extended trading.

  • Nov 12- Wall Street suffered its worst session in over a month on Thursday as lower commodity prices weighed on energy and materials stocks and comments by a Federal Reserve policymaker hinted at an approaching interest-rate hike. In a speech on Thursday, Fed Chair Janet Yellen did not comment on the economy or the timing of a rate hike. But New York Fed President...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 12- Global equity markets fell on Thursday, pulled lower by declining commodity prices that hurt energy shares, and comments by a Federal Reserve policymaker who hinted that a widely-anticipated interest rate hike next month is possible. Gold fell to its lowest level since early 2010 on concerns about a rate hike by the U.S. central bank, and copper...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 12- U.S. Treasuries prices slipped on Thursday as selling linked to more corporate supply and $16 billion of 30- year bonds was mitigated by some safe-haven demand spurred by a sharp decline on Wall Street. "It's mostly about taking down today's supply," said Subadra Rajappa, head of U.S. rates strategy at SG Corporate& Investment Banking in New York.

  • Nov 12- U.S. stock indexes were on track for their steepest fall in over a month on Thursday as lower commodity prices weighed on energy and materials stocks and comments by a Federal Reserve policymaker hinted at an interest-rate rise next month. In a speech on Thursday, Fed Chair Janet Yellen did not comment on the economy or the timing of a rate hike.

  • Nov 12- U.S. stocks dropped on Thursday as cheaper commodities weighed on energy and materials stocks and comments by a Federal Reserve policymaker hinted at an interest-rate hike next month. In a speech on Thursday, Fed Chair Janet Yellen did not comment on the economy or the timing of a rate hike. But New York Fed President William Dudley said "it is quite possible...

  • Nov 12- U.S. stocks hit session lows in early afternoon trading on Thursday, as a fall in commodity prices weighed on energy and materials stocks, and comments by several Federal Reserve policymakers pointed to an interest-rate hike next month. Fed Chair Janet Yellen on Thursday did not comment on the economy or the timing of a rate hike. But New York Fed President...

  • *Commodity prices weigh on materials, energy shares. *Yellen does not comment on rate hike, economy. Nov 12- U.S. stocks were lower on Thursday as a fall in commodity prices weighed on energy and materials stocks and investors studied comments by several Federal Reserve policymakers for clues on a widely-expected interest rate hike next month.