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Wall St opens flat after GDP data NEW YORK: US stocks opened flat on Friday, with major indexes on track for a fourth week of gains, following data on economic growth and ahead of a report on consumer sentiment. The Dow Jones industrial average fell 9.15 points, or 0.05 percent, to 18,205.27, the S&P 500 lost 1.79 points, or 0.08 percent, to 2,108.95 and the Nasdaq Composite dropped 4.60 points, or 0.09 percent, to 4,983.29. Copyright Reuters, 2015 ...

TSX rises as energy shares gain with oil prices TORONTO: Canada's main stock index rose on Friday as higher oil prices helped support shares of energy producers and banks climbed after recently reporting quarterly results. The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index was up 39.93 points, or 0.26 percent, at 15,281.09 shortly after the open. Copyright Reuters, 2015 ...
TSX ends higher as TD, CIBC offset energy fall TORONTO: Canada's main stock index rose slightly on Thursday as advances in Toronto Dominion Bank and Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce helped offset a drop in the energy sector.The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index officially closed up 12.59 points, or 0.08 percent, at 15,241.16. Seven of the 10 main sectors on the index were higher.Copyright Reuters, 2015 ...
Nasdaq resumes climb; S&P 500, Dow fall with energy NEW YORK: The Nasdaq resumed its recent advance on Thursday after deal news in the technology sector, while the Dow and S&P 500 dipped as energy shares sank with oil prices.The day's move put the Nasdaq within just 12 points of the 5,000 mark, which it last hit in March 2000 along with its all-time high of 5,132.52 at the height of the dot-com frenzy. The Dow broke a two-day streak of record closing highs.Among ...
Global equities fall as oil sinks; dollar rallies NEW YORK: Global equities dipped on Thursday as investor enthusiasm was dampened by a pullback in oil prices related to rising inventories, while the dollar rose as economic data drove expectations that the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates.The U.S. S&P 500 ended down, led by an 1.8 percent drop in energy shares. Brent crude settled down 2.6 percent and U.S. crude fell 5.5 percent.The Nasdaq was a bright spot in U.S. equities, rising on ...
TSX edges higher as TD, CIBC shares overcome energy decline TORONTO: Canada's main stock index rose slightly on Thursday as advances in Toronto Dominion Bank and Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce helped offset a drop in the energy sector.TD shares advanced 1 percent, to C$54.47, after the company posted a slightly higher profit in line with expectations, as gains at its retail division offset weakness in wholesale banking.CIBC reported better-than-expected first-quarter earnings, helped by strong growth in its wholesale banking business, and unexpectedly raised its ...
Nasdaq nears 5,000 as oil weakness weighs on S&P 500 NEW YORK: The Nasdaq Thursday powered closer to 5,000 points while weakness in oil-linked equities kept the Dow and S&P 500 in the red.The tech-rich Nasdaq Composite Index jumped 20.75 points (0.42 percent) 4,987.89. The Dow Jones Industrial Average slipped 10.15 (0.06 percent) to 18,124.42, while the broad-based S&P 500 shed 3.12 (0.15 percent) at 2,110.74.Tech giant Apple gained 1.3 percent after it sent invitations for a March 9 event in San Francisco expected to ...


Index Closing Chg%
Arrow DJIA 18,214.42 0.06
Arrow Nasdaq 4,987.89 0.42
Arrow S&P 2,110.74 0.15
Arrow FTSE 6,949.73 0.21
Arrow DAX 11,327.19 1.04
Arrow CAC-40 4,910.62 0.58
Arrow Nikkei 18,785.79 1.08
Arrow H.Seng 24,902.06 0.50
Arrow Sensex 28,746.65 0.90

ICT 2014

Foreign Debt $61.805bn
Per Cap Income $1,386
GDP Growth 4.14%
Average CPI 8.6%
Trade Balance $-1.703 bln
Exports $2.156 bln
Imports $3.859 bln
WeeklyFebruary 26, 2015
Reserves $15.944 bln