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Small medical pot companies plan to merge in $48 million stock deal

Small Canada-based marijuana producer FSD Pharma Inc. said late Monday it intends to acquire Therapix Biosciences Ltd. for $48 million in stock. FSD said that it has a license to cultivate medical marijuana in Canada and has been harvesting cannabis since last month, though the company did not disclose the quantity. MarketWatch was unable to immediately determine whether FSD sells medical pot directly to patients, as many other licensed marijuana producers in Canada do.

6:49 p.m. Today
Stock-market investors are suffering from ‘post traumatic volatility disorder’, says Credit Suisse analyst

Credit Suisse’s Jonathan Golub says an upsurge in volatility may be feeding on itself leading to further wobbles in a market that was on the verge of busting higher just a month ago.

6:28 p.m. Today
Marijuana stocks fall in worst-ever day for the sector

Marijuana stocks suffer broad and sharp losses Monday, and were heading for their worst week in over eight months, as full-legalization in Canada appears to have taken the shine off the sector, despite early indications of strong demand.

5:26 p.m. Today
Crane stock gains after company's earnings beat, upped guidance

Shares of Crane Co. rose 3% in the extended session Monday after the industrial company reported third-quarter per-share earnings above forecasts and upped its guidance for the year. Crane said it earned $97 million, or $1.59 a share, compared with $68 million, or $1.13 a share in the third quarter of 2017. Adjusted for one-time items, Crane earned $1.62 a share. Sales rose 23% to $856 million in the quarter. Analysts polled by FactSet had expected adjusted earnings of $1.46 on sales of $856 million. Crane raised its full-year 2018 EPS guidance to between $5.20 and $5.30 a share, versus a prior range of $4.90-$5.10 a share. It raised adjusted EPS guidance to between $5.80 and $5.90, from $5.60-$5.80. It revised its free cash-flow guidance to $260 million-$290 million, from $250 million-$280 million. "To date, we are tracking ahead of the midpoint of our previously issued guidance, driven by further strengthening in our Aerospace & Electronics and Crane Currency markets, along with faster repayment of short-term debt," CEO Max Mitchell said in a statement. Crane shares fell 0.3% on Monday.

5:24 p.m. Today
Watch out for ‘dead cat bounce’ in stocks because there’s more pain ahead: Morgan Stanley’s Wilson

October is living up to its reputation as a volatile month for stocks with major indexes down sharply and there is likely more pain ahead for investors, according to one prominent Wall Street analyst.

5:21 p.m. Today
Bitcoin off slightly; stablecoin Tether regains footing, but losing popularity

Cryptocurrency prices trade mostly unchanged to begin the week.

5:05 p.m. Today
Would you be prepared if the Dow Jones Industrial Average were to fall 5,700 points?

The anniversary of Black Monday’s crash reminds us to be prepared for a precipitous decline in the stock market.

5:00 p.m. Today
Uber’s top deal maker Cameron Poetzscher steps down

Uber Technologies Inc.’s head of corporate development, Cameron Poetzscher, has resigned less than a month after a Wall Street Journal article revealed allegations of prior sexual misconduct in the office, according to a person familiar with the matter. 

4:51 p.m. Today
Cadence stock jumps 8% on earnings beat

Shares of Cadence Design Systems Inc. rallied more than 8% in the extended session Monday after the software and engineering company reported third-quarter earnings above Wall Street expectations. Cadence said it earned $95 million, or 34 cents a share, in the third quarter, compared with $81 million, or 29 cents a share, in the same period in 2017. Adjusted for one-time items, Cadence earned $137 million, or 49 cents a share, compared with $98 million, or 35 cents a share, a year ago. Revenue rose to $526 million from $485 million a year ago. Analysts polled by FactSet had expected adjusted earnings of 41 cents a share on sales of $517 million. The company said it expects 2018 revenue between $2.113 billion and $2.123 billion, and adjusted per-share net income between $1.80 to $1.82 for the year. Cadence shares ended 1.3% higher on Monday.

4:46 p.m. Today
Stocks close lower as investors brace for earnings deluge; tech buoys Nasdaq

U.S. stocks close mostly lower Monday, with the S&P 500 dropping for a fourth day in a row, as third-quarter earnings season picks up pace.

4:36 p.m. Today

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Dow
/quotes/zigman/627449/realtime 25,317 -127 0.50%
Nasdaq
/quotes/zigman/12633936/realtime 7,469 +20 0.26%
S&P 500
/quotes/zigman/3870025/realtime 2,756 -12 0.43%
GlobalDow
/quotes/zigman/629063/realtime 2,946 -5 0.15%
Gold
/quotes/zigman/13253702/delayed 1,226 +1 0.10%
Oil
/quotes/zigman/12641139/delayed 69.25 +0.13 0.19%
FTSE 100
/quotes/zigman/3173262/delayed 7,043 -7 0.10%
DAX
/quotes/zigman/2380246/delayed 11,524 -29 0.26%
CAC 40
/quotes/zigman/3173213/delayed 5,053 -31 0.62%
FTSE MIB
/quotes/zigman/106521632/delayed 18,966 -114 0.60%
IBEX 35
/quotes/zigman/2759620/delayed 8,807 -86 0.96%
Stoxx 600
/quotes/zigman/2380150/delayed 360 -2 0.42%
Asia Dow
/quotes/zigman/6959860/realtime 3,242 -15 0.46%
Nikkei 225
/quotes/zigman/5986735/delayed 22,316 -299 1.32%
Hang Seng
/quotes/zigman/2622475/delayed 26,153 +592 2.32%
Shanghai
/quotes/zigman/72940633/delayed 2,655 +104 4.09%
Sensex
/quotes/zigman/121718165/delayed 34,134 -181 0.53%
Singapore
/quotes/zigman/106521597/delayed 3,078 +16 0.51%
Euro
/quotes/zigman/16008136/realtime/sampled 1.15 0.00 0.03%
Yen
/quotes/zigman/16008150/realtime/sampled 112.72 -0.11 0.09%
Pound
/quotes/zigman/16008140/realtime/sampled 1.30 0.00 0.02%
Australia$
/quotes/zigman/16008115/realtime/sampled 0.71 0.00 0.23%
DXY Index
/quotes/zigman/1652083/delayed 96.04 +0.02 0.02%
WSJ $ Idx
/quotes/zigman/41508961/realtime 90.21 +0.01 0.01%
U.S. 10yr
/quotes/zigman/15866666/realtime 3.19 -0.01 0.18%
German 10y
/quotes/zigman/15866409/realtime 0.45 0.00 0.00%
Italy 10yr
/quotes/zigman/15866497/realtime 3.48 0.00 0.00%
Spain 10yr
/quotes/zigman/15866444/realtime 1.70 0.00 0.00%
U.K. 10yr
/quotes/zigman/15866328/realtime 1.39 0.00 0.00%
Japan 10yr
/quotes/zigman/15866525/realtime 0.15 +0.00 0.33%
Crude Oil
/quotes/zigman/12641139/delayed 69 +0 0.19%
Gold
/quotes/zigman/13253702/delayed 1,226 +1 0.10%
NASDAQ F
/quotes/zigman/96649643/delayed 7,112 -43 0.60%
DJIA F
/quotes/zigman/109620321/delayed 25,160 -134 0.53%
S&P F
/quotes/zigman/96649487/delayed 2,741 -16 0.57%
Silver
/quotes/zigman/26154120/delayed 15 +0 0.02%

Markets News

  1. 6:28 p.m.

    Stock-market investors are suffering from ‘post traumatic volatility disorder’, says Credit Suisse analyst

  2. 5:21 p.m.

    Watch out for ‘dead cat bounce’ in stocks because there’s more pain ahead: Morgan Stanley’s Wilson

  3. 5:05 p.m.

    Bitcoin off slightly; stablecoin Tether regains footing, but losing popularity

  4. 4:36 p.m.

    Stocks close lower as investors brace for earnings deluge; tech buoys Nasdaq

  5. 4:00 p.m.

    Treasury yields hold ground as stocks extend slump

  6. 3:33 p.m.

    Oil prices end barely higher as traders monitor U.S.-Saudi tensions

  7. 2:49 p.m.

    Stocks and elections: Why the conventional wisdom might be wrong in 2018

  8. 2:10 p.m.

    Cryptocurrency funds still have questions about controversial Bitfinex and Tether

  9. 1:56 p.m.

    Palladium futures rally to settle near a record above $1,100 an ounce

  10. 1:18 p.m.

    This troubling trend may wreak havoc on the stock market, analysts warn

  11. 12:51 p.m.

    FTSE 100 ends lower for the third session out of four amid Brexit woes

  12. 12:27 p.m.

    Europe stocks end lower as Italy’s budget issues dog eurozone

  13. 12:03 p.m.

    Here’s why Italian bonds rallied after Moody’s downgrade

  14. 11:49 a.m.

    S&P 500, Nasdaq nail 200-day average amid lackluster recovery attempt

  15. 10:47 a.m.

    What’s more volatile than bitcoin? You may be surprised

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FB /quotes/zigman/9962609/composite 154.78 0.73 0.47%
AAPL /quotes/zigman/68270/composite 220.65 1.34 0.61%
GOOG /quotes/zigman/59527964/composite 1,101 4.70 0.43%
BAC /quotes/zigman/190927/composite 27.38 -0.94 -3.32%
C /quotes/zigman/5065548/composite 66.59 -2.27 -3.30%
F /quotes/zigman/264304/composite 8.41 0.06 0.72%
T /quotes/zigman/398198/composite 32.67 -0.20 -0.61%
BP /quotes/zigman/247026/composite 43.14 -0.86 -1.95%
GE /quotes/zigman/227468/composite 12.38 -0.18 -1.43%
Gold /quotes/zigman/82429339/delayed 1,390 40.70 3.02%
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