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2015-04-27

Miners drive ASX higher, while this biotech rallied after milestone

 
The Australian stock market powered ahead at the open, with iron ore, gold and energy stocks leading the charge.MARKET ACTION: This biotech stock added over 6% after a milestone.
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2015-04-28

Alecto Minerals CEO says resource estimate proves project acquisition was a good one

 
Mark Jones, chief executive of Alecto Minerals (LON:ALO), tells Proactive Investors the acquisition of Kerboulé has been vindicated by today’s independent resource estimate for the gold project in Burkina Faso. The resource, compiled by Wardell Armstrong, comes in at 6.2 million tonnes, grading at 1.16 grams per tonne (g/t) gold for 230,758 ounces of gold, at a cut-off 0.5 g/t. Jones says the company will ‘continue to establish and look for quality portfolio assets as we understand who out there would like to access this sort of ground in a potential joint venture scenario’.
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2015-04-27

U.S. stock futures rise ahead of Apple results, Fed meeting later this week; Celladon plunges

 
U.S. stock-index futures pointed to a higher open today as investors awaited earnings reports and this week’s Federal Reserve meeting. Futures for the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 49 points to 18,066, while those for the S&P 500 index were up 4.5 points to 2,116. Futures for the Nasdaq-100 index added 11 points to 4,540.
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