By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch
Oil prices pull back; BlackBerry sinks on deal denial
MADRID (MarketWatch) -- Stock futures swung from sharp gains to sharp losses Thursday after the Swiss National Bank shocked investors by ditching its currency ceiling against the euro and slashing its deposit rate to negative 0.75%.
The Swiss franc, long considered a haven, surged 14% against the euro (EURCHF). In equities, the Stoxx Europe 600 index plunged, surged and then pared those gains.
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch
All stocks in the Swiss stock index drop
LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Swiss stocks tanked on Thursday after the country's national bank scrapped its euro exchange cap in a shock move.
By Tommy Stubbington
ZURICH--The Swiss franc rocketed beyond parity with the euro on Thursday after Switzerland's central bank stunned markets by scrapping its long-standing cap on the strength of the currency.
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By Brett Arends, MarketWatch
Stocks shunned by analysts beat the overall market -- again
A portfolio of the stocks most hated by Wall Street analysts beat the overall stock market by a wide margin last year.
WNS (Holdings) Limited (WNS) (NYSE:WNS), a leading provider of global
Business Process Management (BPM) services, today announced that its
Board of Directors has authorized a program to repurchase up to 1.1
million American Depositary Shares (“ADS’s”), each representing one
ordinary share, at a price range of $10 to $30 per ADS.
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