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WSJ | Major Indexes Closing on December 3, 2015.

The Wall Street Journal Major Indexes Closing Major Indexes 5:45 p.m. EST 12/03/15   Last Chg % Chg DJIA* 17477.67 -252.01 -1.42 DJ Transportation Average* 7885.82 -144.61 -1.80 DJ Utility Average* 551.93 -4.17 -0.75

The Guardian | Business | Australian Economy - Grogpnomics - December 3, 2015: Australia's GDP Up 0.9% Over Quarter – Great Headline But Not The Full Story | Greg Jericho

theguardian.com Australia's GDP up 0.9% over quarter – great headline but not the full story| Greg Jericho Greg Jericho T he latest Australian GDP figures were cause for celebration. An astonishing 0.9% growth in the September quarter is well above the long-term average. But the good news also shows how erratic economic growth in this new economy can be, when it is driven by exports. Strong but volatile growth As with recent unemployment rate figures, right now you need to take care not to overreact to seasonally adjusted GDP growth figures. For no real good reason they are the ones that get all the attention, but in the past year, they have been all over the shop. A poor 0.4% growth in the December quarter, a great 0.9% in March, a lousy 0.3% in June and now another great 0.9% in the September quarter:

WSJ | Biggest Decliners Closing on December 3, 2015.

NYSE Biggest Percentage Decliners | Nasdaq | Arca | Composite Find Historical Data | WHAT'S THIS? Thursday, December 03, 2015 - 4:46 pm ET   Issue (Roll over for charts and headlines) Price Chg % Chg Volume 1 Acorn International ADR (ATV) $7.48 -4.39 -36.98 920,307 2 Vince Holding (VNCE) 5.83 -0.84 -12.59 1,518,430 3 Chesapeake Energy (CHK) 4.87 -0.65 -11.78 50,135,674 4 Pandora Media (P) 12.63 -1.64 -11.49 18,594,013 5 PVH Corp. (PVH) 83.02 -10.36 -11.09 4,697,220 6 MPLX (MPLX) 32.63 -3.83 -10.50 5,959,764 7 Foresight Energy (FELP) 3.64 -0.38 -9.45 372,003 8 Intrexon (XON) 31.57 -3.26 -9.36 2,033,894 9 Puma Biotechnology (PBYI) 73.57 -7.41 -9.15 549,984 10 Walter Investment Management (WAC) 12.48 -1.17 -8.57 498,484