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Apple hits new highs as US markets end mixed  NEW YORK: Apple shares hit new record highs Monday after winning a patent lawsuit against Samsung but overall stocks traded mixed. The Dow Jones Industrial Average finished down 33.30 points (0.25 percent) at 13,124.67. The broad-based S&P 500 slipped 0.69 (0.05 percent) to 1,410.44, while Apple's boost helped the tech-rich Nasdaq to a gain, adding 3.40 (0.11 percent) to 3,073.19. The markets were firm "aided by a favorable patent ruling for Apple Inc and some M&A news," Charles Schwab & Co. analysts said. Apple shares scored new record highs, reaching $682.07 before ending at $675.48, up 1.9 percent. The California gadget maker was awarded $1.05 billion in damages for patent infringement in a US court victory over Samsung on Friday, in one of the biggest patent cases in decade. Google, whose Android system is used on Samsung smartphones, fell 1.4 percent. Copyright AFP (Agence France-Presse), 2012 ...

US stocks open higher on Apple surge  NEW YORK: US stocks opened modestly higher Monday after Apple's patent court victory over Samsung lifted sentiment amid news of takeovers in the banking and auto rental sectors. The Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 8.32 points (0.06 percent) at 13,166.29 in the first five minutes of trade. The S&P 500, a broader measure of the markets, inched up 2.67 points (0.19 percent) to 1,413.80, while the tech-rich Nasdaq climbed 11.59 (0.38 percent) to 3,081.38. "The domestic equity ...
Wall St set to open higher, Apple rallies on court ruling  NEW YORK: US stock index futures pointed to gains at the open on Monday as investors awaited signs of central bank stimulus and as Apple surged following a court victory. News the European Central Bank was considering setting yield-band targets in a new bond-buying program that could help contain euro zone borrowing costs lifted positive sentiment on Friday, but many questions remain about the timing and size of any possible action. Investors are looking ahead to a ...
TSX up on banks, telecoms; gold miners retreat  TORONTO: Canadian stocks turned positive on Friday as banks gained ground ahead of earnings due next week, but global uncertainty lingered and gold miners retreated from a recent rally. The continuing saga of the European debt crisis hurt sentiment, while conflicting views from officials at the US Federal Reserve muddied the outlook for monetary easing in Canada's main trading partner. "The market is reflecting on the fact that there are still some problems in the world," said ...
Wall Street dips, focus on euro zone  NEW YORK: US stocks slipped on Friday after Chancellor Angela Merkel said Germany, as well as France, want Greece to stay in the euro zone but that Athens must meet its commitments. The S&P 500 dipped below 1,400 for the first time in two weeks. The index hasn't closed below 1,400 since the first Monday of August and is on track for only its first weekly decline in seven. Data showed new orders for long-lasting US manufactured ...
US stocks fall on new signs of weak global growth  NEW YORK: Sharp falls by blue chips Boeing and Hewlett-Packard on Thursday helped give US stocks their worst day so far this month, amid more signs of weak growth in major economies. The Dow Jones Industrial Average finished down 115.30 points (0.88 percent) at 13,057.46. The broader S&P 500 index lost 11.41 points (0.81 percent) to 1,402.08, while the tech-rich Nasdaq shed 20.27 (0.66 percent) to 3,053.40. Poor industry-related data from China and the eurozone released Thursday increased ...
Latam stocks drop on China data  SAO PAULO: Latin American stocks fell their most in over a week on Thursday after data showed factory activity in China shrank in August at its fastest pace in nine months, sparking concerns over economic growth in one of the region's key trading partners. The MSCI Latin American stock index slumped for the fifth straight session, losing 0.74 percent to 3,623.22. Mining firms and steel producers drove Brazil's benchmark Bovespa index to its biggest loss in over ...


Index Closing Chg%
Arrow DJIA 16,408.54 0.10
Arrow Nasdaq 4,095.52 0.23
Arrow S&P 1,864.85 0.14
Arrow FTSE 6,625.25 0.62
Arrow DAX 9,409.71 0.99
Arrow CAC-40 4,431.81 0.59
Arrow Nikkei 14,516.27 0.68
Arrow H.Seng 22,760.24 0.28
Arrow Sensex 22,628.84 1.58

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