Posts Tagged ‘Edge’

U.S. stocks edge up ahead of earning season

Diane Alter – AHN News Reporter New York, NY, United States (AHN) – U.S. stocks moved up slightly Monday morning as earning season gets underway. Right out of the gate, the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 10 points, the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index was up less than a point and the NASDAQ was better […]


The payroll tax impasse in Congress has put Medicare doctors on edge over the likelihood that their pay could be slashed 27.4% in two weeks time. View full post on Business Stories

Australian shares edge higher in early trading

SYDNEY (MarketWatch) — Australian shares edged higher in early trading on Wednesday, with the S&P/ASX 200 index rising 0.1% to 4,712.30. Miners were advancing, as commodity futures broadly firmed in electronic trading, with BHP Billiton Ltd. shares up 0.5%. and Rio Tinto Ltd. shares up 0.2%. Fortescue Metals Ltd. shares were up 1.1% after the […]

Bears Claim Fifth Straight Win, Edge Lions

John Raffel – AHN Sports Correspondent Detroit, MI, United States (AHN) – It wasn’t a typical Chicago Bears defense in the first half. But it sure was in the second half. Jay Cutler passed seven yards to Brandon Manumaleuna for the go-ahead touchdown in the fourth quarter and the defense limited the Detroit Lions to […]