LONDON -- Stock markets are seeing a third day of gains, although they're somewhat more subdued than the previous two sessions, given weaker-than-expected U.S. factory output data last night. It is perhaps testament to this rally that benchmark indexes in Europe are still managing to squeeze out these gains, making this the largest three-day rally of the year so far, although premarket trade shows the S&P 500
As always, several companies are managing to put in a much more impressive performance, so here are three ADRs that are set to beat the S&P today.
Rio's gains come as the Royal Bank of Australia kept interests rates at 3.5% overnight -- a move widely expected and in spite of weaker commodity market performances today, including low iron ore prices stemming from concern over Chinese demand.
It is perhaps no surprise to find Barclays
The bank said Diamond will be stepping down immediately from his position, and U.K. Chancellor George Osborne came out almost immediately hailing the move as "the right decision."
The French utility provider Veolia Environnement
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