Nov 29, 2012 4:07 PM ET
Stocks in New York gyrated after lawmakers gave conflicting signals of budget negotiation progress. Pending home sales increased 5.2% in October and the second estimate of the U.S. economic growth was revised to 2.7% annual rate in the third quarter. Weekly jobless claims declined.
Nov 29, 2012 1:19 PM ET
Australian markets traded higher and latest survey showed a sharp decline in mining industry capital spending plan. Rio Tinto said it plans to cut $5 billion in operating and support costs by 2014.