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US stocks closed higher, helped by firm data NEW YORK: Better-than-expected numbers on US consumer incomes and spending gave Wall Street shares a boost on Friday, as investors shrugged off saber rattling over Ukraine.The Dow Jones Industrial Average finished up 58.83 points (0.36 percent) to 16,323.06.The broad-based S&P 500 added 8.58 (0.46 percent) at 1,857.62, while the tech-rich Nasdaq Composite gained 4.53 (0.11 percent) to 4,155.76.Consumer incomes and spending both rose 0.3 percent in February, numbers that beat forecasts though were still fairly tepid."We had been calling for a more modest gain in both series but the slight difference is still consistent with our call that the economy will underperform in 2014," said Steven Ricchiuto, chief economist at Mizuho Securities USA.To Peter Cardillo of Rockwell Global Capital "the news is getting better, and I suspect before we get into the earnings season, we should continue to march on higher." Microsoft led the Dow 30 with a 2.2 percent ...

Wall St rallies, S&P 500 cuts losses for the week NEW YORK: US stocks climbed on Friday, with all 10 major S&P 500 sectors gaining in a broad rally after comments from a Chinese official indicated that the country's government was ready to take steps to support its slowing economy. With the day's gain, the Dow turned positive for the week and the S&P sharply cut its weekly losses and returned to solidly positive territory for 2014. The Nasdaq, however, remained on track for a ...
China hopes, BlackBerry jump drive TSX higher TORONTO: Canada's main stock index rose sharply on Friday, helped by expectations the Chinese government will come up with a stimulus package to support the economy and by a jump in shares of BlackBerry.BlackBerry gained 3.4 percent after the company reported a much smaller-than-expected quarterly loss even as its smartphone sales continued to slide.The market was also encouraged by data showing a rise in US consumer spending in February, following a wave of upbeat numbers ...
US shares open higher helped by income, spending data NEW YORK: Better-than-expected numbers on US consumer incomes and spending helped Wall Street make a solid start in opening trade on Friday.Five minutes into the session, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 41.30 points (0.25 percent) to 16,305.53.The broad-based S&P 500 added 7.64 (0.41 percent) at 1,856.68, while the tech-rich Nasdaq Composite gained 16.17 (0.39 percent) to 4,167.40.Consumer incomes and spending both rose 0.3 percent in February, beating forecasts though still fairly tepid."We had ...
US stocks end choppy session in red NEW YORK: US stocks closed in the red on Thursday, with the tech-rich Nasdaq leading the losses for a second straight day as investors weighed a batch of mixed economic data.The Dow Jones Industrial Average slipped a scant 4.76 points (0.03 percent) to 16,264.23.The S&P 500, a broad measure of the markets, shed 3.52 (0.19 percent) at 1,849.04, while the tech-rich Nasdaq Composite Index was the worst performer, tumbling 22.35 (0.54 percent) to 4,151.23.Markets spent ...
US stocks pare losses in early trade NEW YORK: US stocks were flat in early trade on Thursday, paring back hefty opening losses after a batch of mixed economic data.After 45 minutes of trade, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 63.77 points (0.39 percent) at 16,205.22.The S&P 500, a broad measure of the markets, shed 9.34 (0.50 percent) at 1,843.22, while the tech-rich Nasdaq Composite Index tumbled 34.48 (0.83 percent) to 4,139.10."Stocks are searching for direction as investors weigh economic data ...
TSX retreats on gold miner selloff, Ukraine fears TORONTO: Canada's main stock index slipped on Wednesday, led by a sharp selloff in gold mining shares and broad declines in most other sectors, after comments from President Barack Obama revived worries about the crisis in Ukraine.While the United States and the European Union decided to work together to prepare possible tougher economic sanctions on Moscow, Obama said Russian President Vladimir Putin had miscalculated if he thought he could divide the West or count on ...

 



 
Index Closing Chg%
Arrow DJIA 16,262.56 0.55
Arrow Nasdaq 4,034.16 0.29
Arrow S&P 1,842.98 0.68
Arrow FTSE 6,541.61 0.64
Arrow DAX 9,173.71 1.77
Arrow CAC-40 4,345.35 0.83
Arrow Nikkei 13,996.81 0.62
Arrow H.Seng 22,671.26 1.60
Arrow Sensex 22,484.93 0.64





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Annual2012/13
Foreign Debt $60.9bn
Per Cap Income $1,368
GDP Growth 3.6%
Average CPI 7.5%
MonthlyFebruary
Trade Balance $-1.433 bln
Exports $2.167 bln
Imports $3.600 bln
WeeklyApril 14, 2014
Reserves $9.713 bln