Visa rose $3.52, or 2 percent, to $182.15; Nike rose $1.35, also 2 percent, to $66.76 and Goldman Sachs rose $4.83, or 3 percent, to $164.27. Syria news helped stocks elsewhere, too. Germany’s DAX rose 2 percent and the U.K.’s FTSE 100 gained 0.9 percent. The CAC 40 in France rose 1.6 percent. Traders sold safe-play assets as the threat of a strike on Syria faded. Gold fell $26, or 2 percent, to $1,360 an ounce, and the yield on the benchmark 10-year Treasury note rose to 2.96 percent from 2.91 percent.
Stocks rise as Syria conflict looks less likely
Traders sold safe-play assets as the threat of a strike on Syria faded. Gold fell $26, or 2 percent, to $1,360 an ounce, and the yield on the benchmark 10-year Treasury note rose to 2.96 percent from 2.91 percent. @yahoofinance on Twitter, become a fan on Facebook Related Content Chart Your most recently viewed tickers will automatically show up here if you type a ticker in the “Enter symbol/company” at the bottom of this module. You need to enable your browser cookies to view your most recent quotes. Search for share prices Copyright/IP Policy Quotes are real-time for NASDAQ, NYSE, and NYSEAmex when available. See also delay times for other exchanges .
Tech stocks: HP sliding, Activision on the rise
Its mainly better Chinese data and a continuous improvement in investor sentiment towards China that is driving emerging markets these days, Maarten-Jan Bakkum, a senior emerging-market strategist at ING Investment Management in The Hague, said by e-mail. The U.S.s decision on Syria and next weeks Federal Reserve meeting are also big events, he said. All 10 groups in the measure of developing-nation stocks rose today as health-care and financial shares had the biggest gains. The rally trimmed this years loss in the MSCI Emerging Markets Indexs to 6.2 percent, compared with a 14 percent increase in the MSCI World Index.
Emerging Stocks Rise on China Data as Syria Concern Eases
crude-oil prices decline China data boost regional bourses SHARE 4 CONNECT 18 TWEET 2 COMMENTEMAILMORE Stocks were higher in early trading on Wall Street Tuesday as concerns about Syria eased and oil prices fell. The price of crude, which closed above $110 a barrel on Friday, lost $2.50, or 2.2%, to $107.09 a barrel in early trading. Syria has accepted Russia’s proposal to place its chemical weapons under international control so they can be dismantled. The West has accused Syrian President Bashar Assad of using the weapons on civilians in the country’s civil war.
Stocks rise, oil falls as Syria fears ease
Despite the move and continued struggles in a weakening PC market, HP shares have performed solidly over the past year. The stock price has doubled in value since hitting a 52-week low of $11.71. Activision surges. In November, both Sony and Microsoft launch their PlayStation 4 and Xbox One video game consoles, both of which are expected to fuel sales of retail video games.
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It ended the fiscal year with $32 billion in cash on its balance sheet. Oracle Corporation has a market cap of $151.98 billion; its shares were traded at around $32.82 with a P/E ratio of 14.40 and P/S ratio of 4.20. The dividend yield of Oracle Corporation stocks is 0.60%. Oracle Corporation had an annual average http://www.todayhotstocks.com/ earnings growth of 20% over the past 10 years. GuruFocus rated Oracle Corporation the business predictability rank of 5-star .