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Australia stocks higher at close of trade; S&P/ASX 200 up 0.12%

Investing.com - Investing.com – Australia stocks were higher after the close on Thursday, as gains in the Healthcare, Metals&Mining and Materials sectors led shares higher. At the close in Australia, the S&P/ASX 200 gained 0.12% to hit a new 52-week high. The best performers of the session on the S&P/ASX 200 were Domino'S Pizza Enterprises Ltd (AX:DMP), which rose 7.65% or 4.100 points to trade at 57.660 at the close. Meanwhile, Whitehaven Coal Ltd (AX:WHC) added 5.76% or 0.160 points to end at 2.940 and Orora Fpo (AX:ORA) was up 5.05% or 0.150 points to 3.120 in late trade. The worst ...

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Australia stocks higher at close of trade; S&P/ASX 200 up 0.12%

Investing.com - Investing.com – Australia stocks were higher after the close on Thursday, as gains in the Healthcare, Metals&Mining and Materials sectors led shares higher. At the close in Australia, the S&P/ASX 200 gained 0.12% to hit a new 52-week high. The best performers of the session on the S&P/ASX 200 were Domino'S Pizza Enterprises Ltd (AX:DMP), which rose 7.65% or 4.100 points to trade at 57.660 at the close. Meanwhile, Whitehaven Coal Ltd (AX:WHC) added 5.76% or 0.160 points to end at 2.940 and Orora Fpo (AX:ORA) was up 5.05% or 0.150 points to 3.120 in late trade. The worst ...

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Gold prices gain in Asia as Dudley views on rates shrugegd off

Investing.com - Investing.com - Gold prices gained in Asia on Thursday, shrugging off remarks by a key Fed policymaker that rates could soon rise going by current economic signals. Gold for April delivery on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange rose 0.34% to $1.237.25 a troy ounce, while silver traded up 0.30% to $18.017 a troy ounce. Copper futures gained 0.40% to $2.752 a pound. The Federal Reserve aims to raise U.S. interest rates soon, New York Fed President William Dudley said Wednesday, if, as expected, fiscal policies provide stimulus. "We expect to gradually remove further monetary policy accommodation ...

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TripAdvisor tumbles 5% in aftermarket trade, after Q4 results disappoint

Investing.com - Investing.com - TripAdvisor Inc (NASDAQ:TRIP) shares tumbled in aftermarket trade, after it posted disappointing fourth-quarter earnings results. TripAdvisor reported Q4 earnings per share (EPS) of $0.16 on $316 million in revenue, much lower than Wall Street estimates of $0.31 EPS on 327.19 million in revenue. The online travel agency suffered from a dip in advertising and subscription revenue, which ultimately led to a 1% decrease in annual revenue, when compared to a year ago Moreover, TripAdvisors’ hefty investments in 2016 to help grow its instant booking platform and increase mobile conversation weighed on top-line growth and hampered profits. “The instant booking ...

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Mexico stocks lower at close of trade; IPC down 0.48%

Investing.com - Investing.com – Mexico stocks were lower after the close on Wednesday, as losses in the Materials, Healthcare and Industrials sectors led shares lower. At the close in Mexico, the IPC lost 0.48%. The best performers of the session on the IPC were Alsea , S.A.B. De C.V. (MX:ALSEA), which rose 1.58% or 0.920 points to trade at 59.050 at the close. Meanwhile, VOLARIS A (MX:VOLARA) added 1.53% or 0.45 points to end at 29.86 and Grupo Carso, S.A.B. De C.V. (MX:GCARSOA1) was up 1.41% or 1.210 points to 87.150 in late trade. The worst performers of the session ...

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