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 By MARLEY JAY    News    April 15, 2016

U.S. stock indexes wobble to a mixed finish

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks hardly budged Thursday and finished with a mix of small gains and losses. Banks and airlines rose on strong first-quarter reports, while consumer products companies struggled. The market wavered throughout the day....

 
 News    March 3, 2016

Stocks made small gains as energy companies surge

MARLEY JAY AP Markets Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks eked out tiny gains Wednesday as oil prices continued to recover and investors hoped the worst is over for the beleaguered energy industry. Telecommunications companies, which have climbed as the...

 
 News    March 2, 2016

Stocks snap higher following encouraging signs on US economy

MARLEY JAY AP Markets Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks roared to their best day in more than a month Tuesday as investors hit the “buy” button following some encouraging signs of strength in the U.S. economy. Construction spending reached its...

 
 News    February 23, 2016

IEA: Slashed spending by drillers could lead to price spike 

HOUSTON (AP) — Oil prices will more than double by 2020 as current low prices lead drillers to cut investment in new production and gradually reduce the glut of crude, the head of a group of oil-importing countries said Monday. Fatih Birol,...

 
 By MARLEY JAY    News    February 18, 2016

Stocks leap for a 3rd day, driven by gains in oil and tech

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks climbed Wednesday as investors clung to hope for an international deal to stem a global glut in crude oil with production cutbacks. That sent the price of oil sharply higher, as well as the stocks of major energy companies...