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Exxon and UBS are big market movers

NEW YORK — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Tuesday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq stock market: NYSE Exxon Mobil Corp., down $1.70 to $74.59 The oil and natural gas company’s fourth-quarter profit fell 58 percent due to lower crude prices. UBS Group AG, down $1.29 to $15.23 The bank cited low levels of client ...

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Wall Street closes higher lifted by energy; Treasury yields rise

NEW YORK – U.S. stocks closed higher on Tuesday, adding to the previous session’s rally as rising oil prices boosted the energy sector, while U.S. Treasury yields rose on speculation about a possible December Federal Reserve interest rate hike. After a volatile morning, U.S. stocks settled into positive territory in the afternoon. The Nasdaq 100 index of major companies closed ...

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Natural gas companies pounded by low prices

From driving to home heating, consumers are benefiting directly from reduced energy prices, but shareholders of companies involved in producing and delivering liquid fuels are feeling the pinch. In The Times-Tribune survey of publicly traded companies with a significant presence in Northeast Pennsylvania, natural gas and natural gas transportation companies comprised four of the five poorest performers — the laggards. ...

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Wall St pares losses but still down sharply


Wall Street pared some losses on Monday after the Dow Jones industrial average lost more than a 1,000 points in volatile trading following a steep drop in Chinese shares and a selloff in oil and other commodities. The Dow, which was down 325 points in mid-morning trading, has never lost more than 800 points in a day. With Monday’s selloff, ...

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US stocks ease for a second day; price of crude oil soars

NEW YORK — U.S. stocks are closing modestly lower, continuing a downward trajectory from the day before. The Dow Jones industrial average fell 77 points, or 0.4 percent, to 17,698 Wednesday. The Dow slumped 200 points on Tuesday. The Standard & Poor’s 500 index lost eight points, or 0.4 percent, to 2,059. The Nasdaq composite declined 20 points, also 0.4 ...

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Hercules Offshore may lose its NASDAQ listing

On top of an ongoing torrent of struggles for Hercules Offshore Inc. (NASDAQ: HERO), it appears that there might not be a bright spot on the horizon for the company any time soon. Hercules revealed that it received a delisting notice last week.  As of March 25, the company’s stock price has fallen below $1 per share for 30 consecutive ...

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