Toronto's main stock index fell Monday amid tumbling oil prices as tropical storm Harvey wreaked havoc on energy markets.
US crude futures CLc1 fell 2.5 percent to $46.68 per barrel over concerns that the refinery shutdowns could trigger an increase in crude inventories.
"The unfortunate event from Hurricane Harvey will have some sort of impact on the numbers, down the line.at this point, it does not appear to affect equities", said Andre Bakhos, managing director at Janlyn Capital.
But the search for safe havens was accompanied by stock picking in Home Depot HD.N , which rose 1.2 percent, and other companies likely to benefit from rebuilding efforts in the region.
US economic growth had more than halved in the quarter after Hurricane Katrina mauled Louisiana in August 2005.
The Nasdaq gained 17.37 (+0.28 percent) to close at 6,283.02, while the S&P 500 finished at 2,444.24, up 1.19 (+0.05 percent) from its open.
Start-ups can now raise 100% FDI from venture capitalists
Such investments shall also be subject to the extant FEMA regulations and extant FDI policy including sectoral caps, etc. Start-ups issuing convertible notes would be required to furnish reports as prescribed by the RBI , it added.
Fehr said a carry-over trend from last week was Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's lack of specific, hawkish tone about future USA policy at an annual meeting of central bankers, economists and policy makers in Jackson Hole, Wyo.
Kite Pharmaceuticals soared 28.40 percent after Gilead Sciences agreed to buy the immunotherapy developer in a deal valued at $11.9 billion.
Meanwhile, Harvey had investors downbeat on oil producers: ConocoPhillips ended down 1.2 percent, while Chevron, Royal Dutch Shell and ExxonMobil all fell 0.4 percent.
Crude oil was last seen down 2.4% at $46.70.
Insurer Travelers TRV.N was the largest drag on the Dow with a 2.6 percent drop to $123.23, while Allstate ALL.N fell 1.5 percent to $90.65 as investors assessed the likely impact of Harvey on the sector. Volume was 6.1 million versus the daily average of 1.77 million shares.
Declining issues outnumbered advancers on the NYSE by 1,452 to 1,244.
"These pets are being transferred from Lafayette to create room for the Texas and Louisiana pet victims of Hurricane Harvey ". The estimated costs of intake, shelter and food, for the extra animals tops $20,000, so any and all donations are needed.
The Bryan County Emergency Management Agency said William Byron Cocke and Catherine Cocke died in the crash in dense woods. It is noted that the plane crashed in a wooded area, which rescuers hard to get to the scene of the accident.
Many offer fat-derived injections that supposedly treat everything from hip and knee problems to autism and Alzheimer's disease. For years, critics of stem cell clinics performing unproven treatments have called on the FDA to take action against them.
The acquisition was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink . First Trust Advisors LP boosted its stake in shares of Santander Consumer USA Holdings by 6.8% in the first quarter.
Sell-side analysts covering the shares are projecting that it will reach $40.54 within the next 12-18 months. Mackenzie Financial holds 0.07% of its portfolio in Conagra Brands Inc (NYSE:CAG) for 275,540 shares.
Israel was angered by a resolution adopted by the UN's cultural agency that it said diminishes Jewish ties to Jerusalem. Guterres told Netanyahu: "I will do everything in my capacity to make sure that UNIFIL fully meets its mandate".
Defensive back/returner Austin Joyner has also been suspended for the opener and an additional game for a violation of team rules. As a sophomore in 2015, Victor had a team-high 95 tackles, nine for loss and a pick six for the Huskies.
The stock of Brookfield Infrastructure Partners L.P. (NYSE: BIP ) earned "Neutral" rating by Citigroup on Monday, September 19. On average, analysts expect that Brookfield Property Partners L.P. will post $1.14 earnings per share for the current year.
The border fence near Yuma has reduced illegal entry significantly over the past decade, according to administration officials. But after promising to build an impenetrable barrier along the 1,989-mile border, Trump has scaled back his plans.
Besides, top agenda items - health care and tax reform - can be accomplished under rules that only require 51 votes for passage. Trump's alarmist warning on Thursday could lead to a new concern because Mnuchin has tried to alleviate fears.
Sentence reduced; pair to be fined and deported
Currently, there are no recorded cases of the death penalty being incurred for consensual sodomy. Initially jailed for a year for cross-dressing, they made an appeal, which was heard on Sunday.
Mourinho reveals when Zlatan Ibrahimovic will start playing
Then, Lukaku thought he had scored his goal only for Morgan to slide in to deflect the ball over the bar and away to safety. Then Fellaini knocked one in with his knee in the 82nd minute following good work from Jesse Lingard on the left wing.
Coast Guard rescued 17 people, dog after Hurricane Harvey
Some of the items he's prepared to send are personal protective equipment, chainsaws and three of four rescue ice boats, he said. Gonzalez actively used Twitter overnight to field assistance for those trapped inside water-soaked homes, attics and vehicles.
Gilead to buy Kite Pharma in $11 bln deal
As per Monday, September 21, the company rating was maintained by Cowen & Co. (ADR) (NASDAQ:SIMO) rating on Friday, July 7. It worsened, as 28 investors sold Medidata Solutions Inc shares while 63 reduced holdings. (NASDAQ: GILD ).
Ed Skrein quits Hellboy role over claims of 'whitewashing'
Hollywood has long opted to cast white actors in roles that were originally of different races, a trend that continues today. The project will begin shooting in September in the United Kingdom and Bulgaria and is scheduled to be released in 2018.