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How major US stock indexes fared Friday

U.S. stock indexes finished unevenly Friday even as the Dow Jones Industrial Average eked out another all-time high. Losses in technology companies and retailers offset gains in energy and industrial stocks. A late-afternoon pullback coincided with "quadruple witching" day, when options and futures contracts expire, usually triggering heavy trading, and came ahead of a realignment of S&P 500 sectors next...

September 21, 2018

After Florence, what to know about your insurance coverage

In the aftermath of Hurricane Florence, thousands of people in the Carolinas are still waiting to return to their homes. Those who have are assessing the damage. Catastrophe modeling firm AIR Worldwide estimates insured wind and storm surge losses for Florence between $1.7 billion and $4.6 billion. The exact financial impact will become apparent over time as insurance claims roll in. For policy holders, it's...

September 22, 2018

US stocks head higher, set stage for more milestones

Major U.S. stock indexes moved mostly higher in morning trading Friday, extending gains from a day earlier when the market climbed to all-time highs. Gains in industrial, technology and health care companies outweighed losses in banks and materials stocks. Energy companies rose along with the price of U.S. crude oil. KEEPING SCORE: The S&P 500 index rose 4 points, or 0.2 percent, to 2,935 as of 11:53 a.m....

September 21, 2018

Hawaii volcanoes park to reopen after monthslong eruption

HONOLULU (AP) — A national park in Hawaii is reopening after being closed for more than four months because of Kilauea volcano's latest eruption. Hawaii Volcanoes National Park officials are bracing for long lines and crammed roads as visitors flock to the park Saturday. The reopening coincides with National Public Lands Day, so admission will be free. The park's acting spokeswoman Shanelle Saunders says well over 5,000 people are expected to visit the volcano on Saturday. While interest is high, accommodations will be somewhat limited. Damage to the park closed about 30 percent of its former parking capacity. Kilauea has been active for decades. But the eruption that began in May has transformed both...

September 22, 2018

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Asian stocks follow Wall Street higher

BEIJING (AP) — Asian stocks rose Friday after Wall Street hit a new high and a survey showed Japanese manufacturing accelerating. KEEPING SCORE: The Shanghai Composite Index rose 1.4 percent to 2,766.86 and Tokyo's Nikkei 225 advanced 1 percent to 23,905.76. Seoul's Kospi added 0.4 percent to 2,332.94 and Sydney's S&P-ASX 200 gained 0.2 percent to 6,181.90. India's Sensex was 0.7 percent higher at...

September 21, 2018
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Markets Right Now: Stocks mostly higher, building on gains

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 11:45 a.m. Stocks are moving higher on Wall Street, building on gains the market made a day earlier. Telecommunications companies rose Friday, led by a 2 percent gain in AT&T. Major U.S. indexes are still at record highs. The British pound fell after British Prime Minister Theresa May said talks over exiting the European Union are at an impasse. Chipmaker Micron fell 1.8 percent after saying its profits would be hurt by tariffs on Chinese imports that go into effect on Monday. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 88 points, or 0.3 percent, to 26,745. The S&P 500 rose 6 points, or 0.2 percent, to 2,936. The...

September 21, 2018
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Trades for September 6, 2017.

Trades for today are in the ProShares Short S&P 500-SH and in the...

September 05, 2017
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Hotplates, heaters to be given residents after gas disaster

LAWRENCE, Mass. (AP) — Hotplates and space heaters will be distributed to thousands of Massachusetts residents who were left without natural gas following a series of gas explosions and fires, officials announced Friday. The parent company of Columbia Gas, meanwhile, set a Nov. 19 deadline by which it expects to restore gas to all of the roughly 8,600 affected customers, with crews working to replace 48 miles...

September 21, 2018
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Forex Weekly Outlook

A complete look at the week ahead in the Forex market.

September 03, 2017
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Trades for August 30, 2017.

Trades for today are in the Boston Scientific-BSX stock in the U.S...

August 29, 2017
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Trades for August 29, 2017.

Trades for today are in the ProShares Short QQQ-PSQ and in the Forex...

August 28, 2017
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Credit freeze free nationwide as of Friday

Consumers can now freeze their credit for free under a new federal law. A...

September 21, 2018
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Carolinas farms could take billions in losses from Florence

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Hurricane Florence is testing the resolve...

September 21, 2018
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Ford Motor told to pay Thai customers for transmission woes

BANGKOK (AP) — A Thai court has ordered Ford Motor Co. to pay 291...

September 21, 2018