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24 Nov 2017, 12:18

Sensex, Nifty Extend Gain For Seventh Straight Session

NEW DELHI (Alliance News) – Indian stock indices ended on a firm note on Friday, extending gains to a seventh…

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24 Nov 2017, 12:05

LONDON MARKET MIDDAY: Focus On Retailers As Black Friday In Full Swing

LONDON (Alliance News) – Stocks were in the red at midday Friday, though the FTSE 100 had managed to recover…

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24 Nov 2017, 11:48

European Shares Seen Mostly Higher At Midday

BRUSSELS/FRANKFURT/PARIS (Alliance News) – European stocks were mostly higher in the mid-market Friday with positive German business confidence data.In…

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24 Nov 2017, 11:36

Futures Market Trend Points To Moderately Higher Opening For Wall Street

BRUSSELS/FRANKFURT/PARIS (Alliance News) – The Purchase Managers Index and the Fed Balance Sheet are the major economic announcements on Friday.…

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24 Nov 2017, 11:08

UK Stocks Mostly Subdued

BRUSSELS/FRANKFURT/PARIS (Alliance News) – The mood at the London Stock Exchange is cautious with a slightly negative bias on Friday,…

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24 Nov 2017, 10:44

CAC Edges Higher, Looks Set To Extend Gains To Third Straight Day

BRUSSELS/FRANKFURT/PARIS (Alliance News) – The French market is up marginally Friday morning, with investors indulging in some stock specific buying.…

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24 Nov 2017, 10:19

Asian Markets Close Hardly Changed After Lacklustre Session

CANBERA (Alliance News) – Asian markets were mostly subdued on Friday as investors once again refrained from making significant moves,…

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24 Nov 2017, 10:10

DAX Crawls Despite Positive Business Confidence Data

BRUSSELS/FRANKFURT/PARIS (Alliance News) – Despite data showing an unexpected improvement in business confidence, it’s a subdued session so far for…

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24 Nov 2017, 10:06

Asian Markets See Lackluster Session

CANBERA (Alliance News) – Asian markets were mostly subdued on Friday as investors once again refrained from making significant moves,…

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24 Nov 2017, 8:55

LONDON MARKET OPEN: Subdued Open For Stocks As Black Friday Kicks Off

LONDON (Alliance News) – London stocks were slightly lower early Friday, with UK corporate news failing to make waves with…

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24 Nov 2017, 7:41

LONDON MARKET PRE-OPEN: Stocks Seen Higher; Rio Tinto Extends Venture

LONDON (Alliance News) – Stocks in London are set to open slightly higher on Friday after a quiet session Thursday,…

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24 Nov 2017, 7:35

European Equities Markets Set For Mixed Opening

BRUSSELS/FRANKFURT/PARIS (Alliance News) – European markets are likely to open mixed on Friday taking cues from Asian peers.The trading…

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24 Nov 2017, 7:03

LONDON MARKET EARLY CALL: Stocks Seen Higher Ahead Of ‘Black Friday’

LONDON (Alliance News) – Stocks in London are set to open slightly higher on Friday after a quiet session Thursday,…

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23 Nov 2017, 17:14

LONDON MARKET CLOSE: Stocks See Modest Drop As Centrica Shares Suffer

LONDON (Alliance News) – A rebound in housebuilding stocks limited losses for London’s blue-chip index on Thursday, as investors digested…

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23 Nov 2017, 12:12

European Shares Broadly Higher At Midday After Positive Eurozone PMI

BRUSSELS/FRANKFURT/PARIS (Alliance News) – European stocks were broadly higher in the mid-market trading Thursday amid positive economic data in the…

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23 Nov 2017, 12:00

LONDON MARKET MIDDAY: FTSE 100 Comes Off Lows Despite Centrica Drag

LONDON (Alliance News) – The pound remained above the USD1.33 mark Thursday midday after an in-line second reading of third-quarter…

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23 Nov 2017, 11:56

Sensex Ends Higher Again; Infosys, RIL Gain

NEW DELHI (Alliance News) – Indian stock indices ended higher on Thursday, extending their gains for the sixth straight session,…

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23 Nov 2017, 11:14

FTSE Pares Some Early Losses; Centrica Plunges 17%

BRUSSELS/FRANKFURT/PARIS (Alliance News) – After three successive days of gains, the UK’s benchmark stock index FTSE 100 is slightly lower…

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23 Nov 2017, 10:30

CAC Up Marginally

BRUSSELS/FRANKFURT/PARIS (Alliance News) – The mood in the French stock market is quite cautious Thursday morning, despite some fairly upbeat…

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23 Nov 2017, 10:23

DAX Slightly Lower Amid Cautious Trades

BRUSSELS/FRANKFURT/PARIS (Alliance News) – The German market is trading lower Thursday morning, with a sell-off in China weighing on sentiment.…

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23 Nov 2017, 9:31

Asian Markets End Lower As Investors Look For Direction

CANBERA (Alliance News) – Asian markets ended mostly lower on Thursday with the overnight flat close on Wall Street and…

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23 Nov 2017, 8:37

LONDON MARKET OPEN: Centrica Slumps And Drags SSE Down After Warning

LONDON (Alliance News) – Energy supplier Centrica was causing a headache for the FTSE 100 early Thursday, the firm dropping…

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23 Nov 2017, 7:38

LONDON MARKET PRE-OPEN: Centrica Warns Full-Year To Miss Consensus

LONDON (Alliance News) – Shares in London are set to open lower on Thursday ahead of UK third-quarter GDP, while…

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23 Nov 2017, 7:00

LONDON MARKET EARLY CALL: UK GDP In Focus; Dollar Falls On Fed Minutes

LONDON (Alliance News) – Stock prices in London are set to open lower on Thursday, ahead of UK third-quarter GDP,…

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22 Nov 2017, 21:16

Major Averages Close Mixed In Light Pre-Holiday Trading – US Commentary

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Following the strong upward move seen in the previous session, stocks turned in a relatively lackluster…

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22 Nov 2017, 20:51

Energy Stocks Moving Higher Amid Jump In Oil Prices

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Most of the major sectors are showing only modest moves during trading on Wednesday, although energy…

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22 Nov 2017, 17:07

European Markets Finished Mixed After Late Sell-Off

BRUSSELS/FRANKFURT/PARIS (Alliance News) – The European markets ended Wednesday’s session with mixed results.Trading activity was choppy throughout the day,…

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22 Nov 2017, 17:03

LONDON MARKET CLOSE: UK Budget Hurts Housebuilders As Pound Stays Firm

LONDON (Alliance News) – Housebuilders weighed on London’s large-cap index on Wednesday, despite UK Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond…

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22 Nov 2017, 15:50

Stocks Little Changed Amid Light Pre-Holiday Trading – US Commentary

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Stocks have shown a lack of direction in morning trading on Wednesday following the strong upward…

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22 Nov 2017, 13:59

Stocks May Open Higher Ahead Of Holiday – US Commentary

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – While trading activity is likely to be subdued, stocks may extend the strong upward move seen…

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