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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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Futures edge down; energy in focus amid oil slump

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NEW YORK, Nov 4 – U.S. stock index futures ticked lower on Tuesday, with investors taking a pause following a rally that has taken major indexes to repeated records, although a sharp decline in crude oil could weigh on energy shares. * Both the Dow and S&P 500 inched up to intraday records in Monday’s session, but the indexes ended ...

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Stocks drop as oil drop offsets ECB stimulus

Associated Press A slump in oil prices is weighing on the stock market, pushing the Standard & Poor’s 500 index to its third straight loss. The S&P 500 index lost three points, or 0.2 percent, to close at 1,997 Thursday. The tech-dominated Nasdaq slid 10 points, or 0.2 percent, to 4,562. The Dow Jones industrial average edged down 9 points, ...

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