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Husky, Cenovus note impact of low crude prices on earnings

The first of the Canadian oilsands producers are noting the impact of a lower price for oil and increased development costs for new projects as they report third-quarter earnings. Husky Energy Inc. and Cenovus Energy Inc. reported increased earnings Thursday, … Continue reading

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Global stocks jump on U.S. corporate results, bonds fall

By Herbert Lash NEW YORK (Reuters) – Global equity markets rose on Thursday, with stocks on Wall Street climbing more than 1 percent as U.S. corporate earnings continued to beat expectations, while government debt prices slid on stronger American and … Continue reading

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Stocks jump on U.S. corporate results, bonds fall

By Herbert Lash NEW YORK (Reuters) – Global equity markets rose on Thursday, with stocks on Wall Street climbing more than 1 percent as U.S. corporate earnings continued to beat expectations, while government debt prices slid on stronger American and … Continue reading

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Amazon says stronger dollar to clip fourth-quarter growth by 2.5 percentage points

By Deepa Seetharaman SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc’s Chief Financial Officer Tom Szkutak estimated on Thursday that the strengthening dollar will curtail its holiday quarter revenue growth by 2.5 percentage points. On Thursday, the company forecast sales growth of … Continue reading

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Labor chief: ‘We suck’ on min. wage; Christie has ‘head in the sand’

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie has “got his head in the sand” when it comes to the plight of minimum-wage earners in his state, U.S. Labor Secretary Tom Perez said. “I’ve met with minimum-wage workers in New Jersey,” Perez said … Continue reading

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Housing is waking up to a new hangover

First came a historic national crash in home prices, then a surprisingly sharp jolt off the bottom. Investors, desperate for yield and fueled by Fed-induced cheap cash, swarmed the most distressed housing markets, buying bargain-basement properties and turning them into … Continue reading

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Upbeat corporate news ignites rally on Wall Street

By Herbert Lash NEW YORK (Reuters) – Global equity markets rose on Thursday, with stocks on Wall Street climbing more than 1 percent as U.S. corporate earnings continued to beat expectations, while government debt prices slid on stronger American and … Continue reading

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Amazon shares sink on deeper-than-expected Q3 loss

View gallery . Reuters Amazon’s Jeff Bezos Amazon just reported disappointing Q3 earnings.  Here are the numbers: EPS: -$0.95 (analysts were expecting a loss of $0.74). Revenues: $20.58 billion (analysts were expecting $20.84 billion). That’s an increase of 20% year-over-year. … Continue reading

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Takata shares drop on report of US air bag probe

Tokyo (AFP) – Shares in Japanese auto parts maker Takata sank 5.57 percent Thursday morning following on a report that US justice officials are investigating the firm over an air bag defect that may have killed several drivers. The firm … Continue reading

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MIDEAST STOCKS-Global retreat may undermine region’s rebound

DUBAI, Oct 23 (Reuters) – A fresh decline in U.S. and Asian equities and global oil prices may take the steam out of Middle Eastern stock markets’ rally on Thursday, offsetting the positive effect of generally strong earnings reported this … Continue reading

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