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How major U.S. stock market indexes fared on Wednesday

How major U.S. stock market indexes fared on Wednesday

Consumer-staples and utilities shares were leading gains, up a little less than 1%, while financials declined 0.9% and the energy (http://www.marketwatch.com/story/energy-sector-faces-worst-daily-drop-in-3-months-as-oil-prices-drop-2017-06-14) sector dropped 2%.



Uber board approves Holder report recommendations; CEO may take a leave

He delivered the news in an email to the ride-sharing companies employees Monday morning, the New York Times reports . The vote comes almost four months after a former engineer, Susan Fowler, published a blog post alleging that a superior propositioned her on her first day.



Noble Corporation Ordinary Shares (UK) (NYSE:NE), Schlumberger Limited. (NYSE:SLB)

Bradley Foster & Sargent Inc acquired 8,130 shares as Schlumberger ( SLB)'s stock declined 11.04%. About 3.41 million shares traded. Copart, Inc. (CPRT) has risen 37.41% since June 14, 2016 and is uptrending. Tore I. Sandvold, Director disclosed the sale of 5,000 shares of (SLB). Capital World Investors owns $7.39 billion in Schlumberger Limited, which represents roughly 7.63% of the company's market cap and approximately 9.51% of the institutional ownership.



Warriors release statement on possible White House visit

Josh Brown tweeted the following: " NBA champion Warriors skipping the White House visit, as a unanimous team decision per reports ". "Adding (George) to the mix might be the closest thing we could see to another team challenging (Golden State) next year", Sherman said , before adding that the Warriors would still be the favourites.