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Asian indexes rise after US rally; investors await jobs data

May. 06, 2021 23:31 PM EDT

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares rose Friday on optimism about the rally on Wall Street and an economic rebound in the U.S., as investors awaited the release of jobs data. Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 recouped early losses to edge up 0.3% to 29,414.00 in morning trading....

Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities

May. 06, 2021 16:22 PM EDT

Benchmark U.S. crude oil for June delivery fell 92 cents to $64.71 a barrel Thursday. Brent crude oil for July delivery fell 87 cents to $68.09 a barrel. Wholesale gasoline for June delivery fell 4 cents to $2.11 a gallon. June heating oil fell 1 cent to $1.99 a gallon....

Asian stocks mixed, echoing Wall St sentiments on pandemic

May. 06, 2021 00:08 AM EDT

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mixed Thursday on cautious optimism about upcoming company earnings reports showing some recovery from the damage of the coronavirus pandemic. Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 jumped 2.0% in morning trading to 29,391.19, in the first session...

Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities

May. 05, 2021 17:28 PM EDT

Benchmark U.S. crude oil for June delivery fell 6 cents to $65.63 a barrel Wednesday. Brent crude oil for July delivery rose 8 cents to $68.96 a barrel. Wholesale gasoline for June delivery was little changed at $2.15 a gallon. June heating oil also held steady at $2 a...

Jessica Alba’s Honest Co. soars 44% in stock market debut

May. 05, 2021 16:56 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Shares of Honest Co., the diaper and baby-wipe seller founded by actress Jessica Alba, soared 44% in their stock market debut Wednesday, valuing the company at nearly $2.1 billion. Alba founded Honest Co. a decade ago after using baby laundry detergents...

Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities

May. 04, 2021 16:54 PM EDT

Benchmark U.S. crude oil for June delivery rose $1.20 to $65.69 a barrel Tuesday. Brent crude oil for July delivery rose $1.32 cents to $68.88 a barrel. Wholesale gasoline for June delivery rose 5 cents to $2.15 a gallon. June heating oil rose 5 cents to $2 a gallon. June...

Saudi oil firm Aramco's first-quarter profits up by 30%

May. 04, 2021 15:06 PM EDT

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Saudi Aramco said Tuesday its profits soared by 30% in the first quarter of the year, compared to last year, riding on the back of higher crude oil prices. The results come as some of the world's biggest economies are clawing their way out of recession and...

Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities

May. 03, 2021 16:54 PM EDT

Benchmark U.S. crude oil for June delivery rose 91 cents to $64.49 a barrel Monday. Brent crude oil for July delivery fell 80 cents to $67.56 a barrel. Wholesale gasoline for June delivery rose 3 cents to $2.10 a gallon. June heating oil rose 3 cents to $1.95 a gallon....

Big Tech stocks flex muscles again after a rough winter

Apr. 30, 2021 17:12 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Big Tech stocks are flexing their enormous strength again, after getting knocked around a bit earlier this year. Apple, Microsoft, Amazon, Google's parent company and Facebook all gave profit reports this week that blew past investors' already high...

Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities

Apr. 30, 2021 16:14 PM EDT

Benchmark U.S. crude oil for June delivery fell $1.43 to $63.58 a barrel Friday. Brent crude oil for June delivery fell $1.31 to $67.25 a barrel. Wholesale gasoline for May delivery fell 3 cents to $2.07 a gallon. May heating oil fell 4 cents to $1.92 a gallon. June...