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2014-08-27

ASX200 rise on support from miners, bankers

 
Overseas leads have sent the ASX200 up 0.2% to 5,651.2 points with miners and bankers making gains. Shanghai Stock Exchange Composite Index is up 0.02% to 2,207.56 points while in pre-open markets the Dow Mini is up 10 points to 17,107.
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2014-08-27

Paragon's positive news should revitalise firm, reckons Northland

 
City broker Northland heralded today's news from Paragon Diamonds, which is developing the Lemphane mine in Lesotho, as positive, and said it should revitalise the junior explorer.
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2014-08-27

U.S. shares gain, S&P 500 back at 2000-point level

 
U.S. stocks advanced, sending the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index above 2,000, after a report showed the biggest ever jump in durable-goods orders and consumer confidence unexpectedly increased. The S&P 500 inched up 0.2 percent to 2,001.03 at 3:49 p.m. in New York. The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 0.2 percent, while the Nasdaq Composite edged up 0.3 percent. 
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