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Financials lead Wall Street higher ahead of earnings

Financials lead Wall Street higher ahead of earnings

The Nasdaq Composite (INDEXNASDAQ:. IXIC ) closed up 38.03 points, or 0.61% to 6,312.47. A decline in financial shares limited the day's gains, even though JPMorgan Chase & Co ( JPM .N) and other big banks delivered quarterly results that beat Wall Street expectations.


Human remains found in search for missing men, 1 victim ID'd

Human remains found in search for missing men, 1 victim ID'd

Additional information on the mysterious case is expected to be delivered by authorities at 2 p.m. EDT on Friday. (Undated) - Police on Thursday returned to a large Pennsylvania farm to resume digging and sifting through a deep common grave where multiple remains were discovered, including one identified as one of four men missing since last week.


US Government Bonds Strengthen After Soft Inflation Reading

US Government Bonds Strengthen After Soft Inflation Reading

The so-called core CPI, which strips out food and energy costs, edged up just 0.1 percent in June. Food index was also unchanged in June, compared to a 0.2 percent growth in May. The dollar was little changed against a group of peers early on Friday, as currency investors remained cautious ahead of USA inflation data due later in the session, which is expected to set the greenbackĀ“s near-term direction.


Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) Short Interest Down 12.3% in May

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) Short Interest Down 12.3% in May

About 99,031 shares traded. It has underperformed by 104.22% the S&P500. Pzena Investment Management Llc decreased Wal ( WMT ) stake by 5.02% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. The New York-based Metropolitan Life Insurance has invested 0.06% in DXC Technology Co (NYSE:CSC). Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro LLP alerts investors in HD Supply Holdings, Inc.


Severe thunderstorm watch lifted for the GTA

Severe thunderstorm watch lifted for the GTA

The weather service office in San Diego said strong high pressure will build over the Desert Southwest, causing highs in the upper 80s and low 90s inland and the possibility of isolated thunderstorms. Friday . Thunderstorms are expected to develop this afternoon and could persist into the overnight hours. The National Weather Service received a report of 1-inch-diameter hail in Buena Vista Township in Atlantic County and hail measuring slightly less than 1 inch in Mays Landing, also in ...