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Asia Stocks: Latest Quotes

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 11:08pm
Here are the latest trading levels for Asia's major stock markets: Tokyo (Nikkei Average) down 1.9% (at break) ; Hong Kong (Hang Seng Index) down 1% ; Shanghai (Shanghai Composite Index) up 1% ; Sydney (S&P/ASX 200) down 0.6% ; Seoul (Kospi) down 0.3% ; Taipei (Taiex) up 0.4% Copyright © 2014 MarketWatch, Inc.
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Hong Kong Stocks Widen Losses After China Data Disappoint

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 10:19pm
Hong Kong stocks saw their opening losses grow Monday morning after the preliminary version of HSBC's monthly Chinese manufacturing index showed its first contraction since May.
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China's Manufacturing Swings To Contraction: HSBC Data

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 9:57pm
China's manufacturing activity appears to be contracting this month for the first time since May, according to HSBC's preliminary or "flash" version of its monthly manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index, released Tuesday morning.
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Archer Daniels Midland to sell global cocoa unit to agribusiness company Olam for $1.3 billion

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 9:02pm
Archer Daniels Midland says it has agreed to sell its global cocoa business to Olam International for $1.3 billion.
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Japan Stocks Lose More Ground

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 8:35pm
Losses on Wall Street, gains for the yen, thin-volume volatility -- these are some of the reasons being given for the weakness in Japanese shares Tuesday morning, as the Nikkei Average lost 1.6% to 16,815, falling back below the 17,000 level for the first time since mid November.
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Crocs names director Gregg Ribatt as CEO; He will take reins after months without leader

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 7:46pm
Crocs on Monday named one of its directors as CEO, filling a role that has been empty since the end of April.
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Australia Stocks Trek Lower, Led By Resources

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 7:43pm
Australia stocks extended their downhill march Tuesday, as the S&P/ASX 200 fell 0.5%, having ended lower in the previous five sessions.
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Whirlpool Adjusts 2014 Outlook On Acquistions, Gives 2015 View

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 7:36pm
Whirlpool Corp. said late Monday it updated its 2014 outlook to account for recent acquisitions and provided an outlook for 2015.
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Coca-Cola sees 2015 earnings growth similar to this year, short of long-term target

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 7:07pm
Coca-Cola said Monday that it expects earnings growth in 2015 in line with this year's gain, which is short of the company's target.
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Hawaii officials: Lava on course to hit shopping center with gas station in 7 to 10 days

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 7:07pm
Officials say lava from a volcano on Hawaii's Big Island is on course to reach a shopping center with a gas station in seven to 10 days.
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Claman on Call: Sony Flexes Its Muscles

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 6:49pm
Welcome to Claman on Call. The markets might be closed but FOX Business is always on call.
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Russia Raises Key Interest Rate to 17%

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 6:34pm
Russian central bank has decided to hike its key interest rate to 17 percent from 10.5 percent, it said in a statement.
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Goldman Sachs Plans Smart-beta, Hedge-fund-like ETFs

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 6:26pm
Goldman Sachs has signaled it's stepping up its efforts in the fast-growing, $2 trillion U.S. ETF industry.
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Russian Central Bank Hikes Policy Rate To 17%

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 6:20pm
The Central Bank of Russia has raised its key policy rate to 17%, effective Tuesday, after the ruble fell to a new record low against the dollar during Monday's session, according to reports from Dow Jones Newswires.
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Insurance companies shares down at the close of trading

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 6:17pm
Shares of some top insurance companies were down at the close of trading: ACE L fell $1.72 or 1.5 percent, to $111.60.
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Restaurant companies shares mixed at the close of trading

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 6:17pm
Shares of some top restaurant companies were mixed at the close of trading: Brinker International Inc. rose $.66 or 1.2 percent, to $56.59.
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Drugstore companies shares down at the close of trading

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 6:17pm
Shares of some top drugstore companies were down at the close of trading: CVSCaremark fell $.07 or .1 percent, to $89.87.
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Leisure companies shares mixed at the close of trading

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 6:17pm
Shares of some top leisure companies were mixed at the close of trading: Carnival rose $.24 or .6 percent, to $43.19.
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Construction companies shares down at the close of trading

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 6:17pm
Shares of some top construction companies were down at the close of trading: Fluor fell $.21 or .4 percent, to $56.67.
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Silver companies shares down at the close of trading

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 6:17pm
Shares of some top silver companies were down at the close of trading: Hecla Mining Co. fell $.07 or 2.7 percent, to $2.49.
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