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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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2015-04-27

Seeing Machines CEO on potential of commercial launch

 
Ken Kroeger, chief executive of Seeing Machines (LON:SEE), discusses the potential of the company’s fatigue-monitoring technology in the commercial market. Today, the AIM-listed group launched its Fleet in-cab accident avoidance product for trucks and buses into the US market. Using the company’s cutting edge DSS technology that tracks the eyes and face for signs of fatigue, the unit triggers in an alarm and sends seat vibrations at the first sign of a driver losing concentration.  Until now, Seeing Machines’ main source of business has been in the mining industry.
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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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