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Thursday Sector Laggards: Industrial, Consumer Products

The worst performing sector as of midday Thursday is the Industrial sector, showing a 1.6% loss. Within that group, L-3 Communications Holdings (NYSE: LLL) and Pentair (NYSE: PNR) are two large stocks that are lagging, showing a loss of 15.6% and 7.2%, respectively. Among industrial ETFs, one ETF following the sector is the Industrial Select Sector SPDR ETF (AMEX: XLI), which is down 1.4% on the day, and up 0.67% year-to-date. L-3 Communications Holdings, meanwhile, is down 4.36% year-to-date, and Pentair, is down 15.82% year-to-date. Combined, LLL and PNR make up approximately 1.2% of the underlying holdings of XLI.
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U.S. stocks opened sharply lower Friday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average dropping more than 200 points after the economy added fewer-than-expected jobs in August, suggesting the Federal Reserve
The dollar pared losses against the euro Friday morning, after U.S. government data showed the unemployment rate fell in August, bolstering the case for the Federal Reserve to lift interest rates in c
Long-term U.S. government bonds pared price gains on Friday, while short-term notes pulled back as a pickup in wage inflation offset a smaller-than-expected jobs gain in August.
U.S. stocks opened lower Friday following a U.S. jobs report that missed expectations, but which many investors saw as strong enough for the U.S. Federal Reserve to possibly raise short-term interest
The initial public offering (IPO) of Prabhat Dairy has managed to scrape through
By mid session, the FTSE 100 index was 101.0 points, or 1.6 per cent lower at 6,093.1 while in Europe, Germany's Dax 30 index and France's CAC 40 index both shed 2.1 per cent.
China’s listed companies joined in the market mania, buying up shares in one another; now the holdings that padded earnings as prices boomed threaten to gut them as they plunge.
Since July 22, the BSE market capitalisation fell by Rs 11,22,834 crore to Rs 93,83,643 crore today.
The sharp fall was mainly driven by consistent outflow of money on global worries. There was also a caution ahead of US jobs data due later today, which will decide whether Fed will hike rate or not
Indian markets have continued their downward spiral, driven by both global factors and domestic pressures
Provisionally, the Sensex crashed 559 points to end at 25,206 and the Nifty slumped 165 points to end at 7,658
Bank shares were the top losers while profit taking was seen in IT shares ahead of US jobs data
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Bruno Verstraete of Lakefield Partners believes the US needs to pull global markets forward and show that the economy is in a good shape
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World shares slid towards their fourth weekly loss in the last five on Friday, as a boost from a supportive-sounding European Central Bank gave way to caution ahead of closely watched US jobs data...
Bharti Airtel, Coal India and Lupin are top gainers. Vedanta, Tata Steel. Dr Reddy's Labs, Hindalco and Axis Bank are major losers in the Sensex.
Vedanta, GAIL, Tata Steel, Hindalco and Dr Reddy's Labs were major laggards while Bharti Airtel, Coal India were up 1 percent.
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A day after posting strong gains, European shares fell sharply Friday as uncertainty regarding a key U.S. jobs report weighed on investor sentiment. Stocks across Asia ended the day in the red.
By mid morning, the FTSE 100 index was down 99.4 points, or 1.6 per cent to 6,094.7, reversing most of a surge of more than 130 points made in the previous two sessions.
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The benchmark BSE index fell over 2 per cent on Friday to its lowest in nearly 14 months on weak global cues amid caution ahead of a key US jobs report due later in the day. A strong job...
Leading stock exchanges BSE and NSE will next week shift about 88 companies to the restricted trading segment to ensure safety of investors in the capital markets.BSE said it would be shift...
Hong Kong stocks fell for a third straight session on Friday as investors squared positions ahead of a key US monthly jobs report and while mainland China markets remained closed.The Hang S...
Silver prices rose by Rs 198 to reach Rs 35,598 per kg in futures trading today as speculators created fresh positions amid firm trend in global markets.
At 1:55 PM, the Sensex slumped 623 points at 25,142 and the Nifty tumbled 189 points at 7,634
Financials were the top losers along while IT exporters eased ahead of US jobs data
The broader markets are also caught in the bear grip with the CNX Midcap tumbling more than 2 percent. Stocks like IRB Infra and JSPL saw cuts of around 6-7 percent. Advance-decline ratio is extreme
Bharti Airtel, Coal India and Lupin are top gainers. Vedanta, Tata Steel. Dr Reddy's Labs, Hindalco and Axis Bank are major losers in the Sensex.
Gap shares fall 2% after disappointing same-store sales in August
Shares in Asia down ahead of non-farm payrolls; Nikkei 225 down 2.79%

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