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21m Updated Earnings Outlook: McDonald’s earnings: $1 drinks, premium sandwiches and digital will drive growth
Market Watch
McDonald’s Corp. is expected to announce third-quarter earnings on Oct. 24 before the opening bell.
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Allstate Veterans Thriving In Small Business21m Allstate Veterans Thriving In Small Business
USA Today
Why veterans thrive in small business.
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China drives natural gas demand boom21m China drives natural gas demand boom
USA Today
In the coming 20-30 years, China is expected to be the leading determinant in global natural gas demand, outpacing the U.S. as the biggest natural gas consumer.
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22m Updated Earnings Outlook: Amazon earnings: Analysts await news of the Whole Foods impact
Market Watch
Analysts are looking for information about the impact that Whole Foods will have on Amazon’s third-quarter and beyond.
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22m Updated Earnings Outlook: Tech earnings: The iPhone X and other new gadgets that will matter this holiday season
Market Watch
Gadget companies and Silicon Valley tech titans alike have unveiled a swath of new toys leading up to the holiday shopping season and as earnings approach, investors can learn a great deal about what’s been successful—if they know what to look for.
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22m Updated Earnings Outlook: Chip company earnings could be driven by new iPhones, data centers
Market Watch
High-profile smartphone releases and the growth of data centers are expected to drive another strong earnings quarter for chip makers and related companies, which would put a cap on a strong year for semiconductor stocks.
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22m Updated Stitch Fix IPO: 5 things to know about online clothing service
Market Watch
Stitch Fix, a clothing service that uses data, stylists, and clients feedback to handpick items, has filed to go public
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22m Bond Report: Short-end Treasury yields lower as investors weigh Spanish tensions, Japan election
Market Watch
Trading in Treasurys was subdued on Monday after Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s re-election and geopolitical tensions in Spain.
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25m The New Rules of Investing: Answers to your smart-beta ETF questions
Market Watch
A Q&A with Todd Rosenbluth of CFRA about smart-beta ETFs.
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25m Capitol Report: Mueller investigating Democratic lobbyist Podesta | Trump to declare opioid crisis this week
Market Watch
President Donald Trump to declare opioid crisis this week; Mueller investigating Democratic lobbyist Podesta; Democrats’ money haul stuns Republicans.
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Meijer, Whole Foods, others recall packaged vegetables on listeria concerns25m Meijer, Whole Foods, others recall packaged vegetables on listeria concerns
USA Today
Recalls stem from Mann Packing finding a single positive result found in one product during random sampling in Canada.
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40m Wall Street opens at record after Abe election win
Reuters
(Reuters) - The three major Wall Street indexes opened at record highs on Monday as investors cheered the continuation of Abenomics following the Japanese ruling party's emphatic win in the weekend polls.
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Hartford acquiring Aetna's group life, disability insurance business for $1.45B44m Hartford acquiring Aetna's group life, disability insurance business for $1.45B
USA Today
The acquisition would make Hartford the second largest group life and disability insurer with roughly $5 billion in expected earned premium
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49m Updated Target gears up for holidays with free shipping and gifts under $15
Reuters
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Target Corp said on Monday it would start free shipping beginning in November and that most of its gift assortment had been priced at under $15, as the retailer gets ready to take on Amazon.com and Wal-Mart in the most crucial shopping season of the year.
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Here's why house hunting is so frustrating right now55m Here's why house hunting is so frustrating right now
USA Today
Housing supplies have been low and aren't like to increased significantly anytime soon, experts say.
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Target rolls out new deals, including 'Fixer Upper' line, free shipping and GiftNow button55m Target rolls out new deals, including 'Fixer Upper' line, free shipping and GiftNow button
USA Today
Target offers shoppers a button so they can check if those on their list want the gift before they buy it.
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1h 1m Fiat emissions probe centers on several models -letter
Reuters
PARIS (Reuters) - A French judicial inquiry into Fiat Chrysler over suspected emissions-test cheating centers on whether the carmaker misled buyers of Fiat, Alfa Romeo, Jeep and Lancia cars about emissions levels, according to a letter seen by Reuters.
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Discounted Apple Watches will be available to millions of life insurance customers1h 9m Discounted Apple Watches will be available to millions of life insurance customers
USA Today
John Hancock is making discounted Apple Watches available to its 10 million policyholders. Customers can earn the device for free through regular exercise.
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1h 10m Daimler, VW raided by EU staff in widening cartel searches
Reuters
HAMBURG/BERLIN (Reuters) - European Union antitrust officials widened an investigation of alleged collusion between Germany's top carmakers on Monday, with both Daimler and Volkswagen becoming the latest targets of the inspections.
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Robert Scoble resigns from Transformation Group after sexual harassment allegations1h 13m Robert Scoble resigns from Transformation Group after sexual harassment allegations
USA Today
Former business partner says Scoble plans to cancel public activities for the rest of the year while he attends AA and consults a psychiatrist.
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1h 13m Market Extra: Bitcoin is ‘Enron in the making’: Saudi Prince Alwaleed
Market Watch
Add Saudi billionaire investor Prince al-Waleed bin Talal to the roster of high-profile investors and financiers who don’t believe bitcoin and cryptocurrencies are her to stay.
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1h 16m NewsWatch: Stocks are incredibly overbought — why that’s not nearly as scary as it sounds
Market Watch
So where are we on the Dow in terms of RSI at the moment? A whopping 87.61, which is higher than 99.999% of all readings going back to 1900, according to Charlie Bilello, director of research at Pension Partners. In fact, only eight trading days since then (out of 30,914) have registered a higher reading on the blue-chip index.
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1h 20m Updated Victory for Abenomics lifts world stocks, dollar
Reuters
LONDON (Reuters) - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's election victory lifted world stocks and the dollar on Monday, relegating concerns about Spain's escalating political crisis to little more than a blip on the market radar.
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1h 20m Economic Report: Chicago Fed’s national activity index claws back to positive in September with a factory boost
Market Watch
A snap back in factory activity from August to September accounted for a sharp improvement in the Chicago Fed’s national activity index last month, but the closely watched three-month average remained in the negative.
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Saudi Aramco's IPO, the world's largest ever, is 'on track' for 2018, CEO Amin Nasser says1h 21m Saudi Aramco's IPO, the world's largest ever, is 'on track' for 2018, CEO Amin Nasser says
USA Today
Saudi Aramco CEO Amin Nasser said the oil giant's initial public offering remains on track for the second half of 2018.
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1h 22m Volkswagen offices raided in EU cartel investigation: sources
Reuters
BERLIN (Reuters) - The offices of Volkswagen were searched on Monday as part of a European Commission investigation of cartel allegations against several German carmakers, two people familiar with the matter told Reuters.
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1h 26m Updated Market Snapshot: U.S. stocks aim for all-time highs, with earnings ready to provide a spur
Market Watch
U.S. stock futures inch higher on Monday, setting Wall Street on track for a round of fresh records as traders continue to cheer the prospects of tax reform and a better-than-expected earnings season.
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1h 26m Halliburton posts international revenue growth, unlike Schlumberger
Reuters
(Reuters) - Worldwide revenues rose for U.S. oilfield services provider Halliburton Co in the third quarter, the company said on Monday, contrasting with the slide in international markets reported by larger rival Schlumberger last week.
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1h 35m Updated Deep Dive: Three money managers who lived through the 1987 stock-market crash warn of danger today
Market Watch
‘I would take some money off now because ... there are clear signs of deranged valuations,’ says Gabelli fund manager Lawrence Haverty.
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1h 35m Updated Deep Dive: These stocks have popped more than 75% since Trump was elected
Market Watch
The president boasted Monday that U.S. stocks have risen 25% on his watch. By Phil van Doorn.
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1h 36m Deep Dive: Apple and Nike show that stock performance is linked to how CEOs invest money
Market Watch
A measure called return on corporate capital is revealing — and there’s a free investor tool for research. By Phil van Doorn.
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1h 38m Cisco to buy BroadSoft in $1.9 billion deal
Reuters
(Reuters) - Cisco Systems Inc will buy U.S. telecommunications software company BroadSoft Inc in a deal valued at $1.9 billion, as the world's largest networking gear producer shifts from its stagnating legacy business of switches and routers.
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Meijer recalls packaged vegetables on listeria concerns1h 41m Meijer recalls packaged vegetables on listeria concerns
USA Today
Recalls stem from Mann Packing finding a single positive result found in one product during random sampling in Canada.
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Merrill Lynch fined $45.5M for failure to report transactions1h 46m Updated Merrill Lynch fined $45.5M for failure to report transactions
USA Today
Action by Britain's Financial Conduct Authority focuses on exchange-traded derivatives
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1h 50m Updated T-Mobile quarterly profit tops estimates as subscribers grow
Reuters
NEW YORK (Reuters) - T-Mobile US Inc's quarterly profit topped Wall Street analyst estimates and the No. 3 U.S. wireless carrier raised the lower end of its expected range of customer additions for the year but didn't elaborate on a potential deal with rival Sprint Corp .
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1h 57m Market Extra: How optimistic math conceals depth of America’s public pension crisis
Market Watch
Optimistic return estimates have helped disguise the extent of underfunding in state pension funds, leaving public employees with a smaller safety net than they might have expected
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2h AT&T extends deadline to close Time Warner deal
Reuters
(Reuters) - AT&T Inc said on Monday it had extended by a "short period" the deadline to close its proposed deal to acquire Time Warner Inc , to buy time to get the required regulatory approvals for the deal.
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2h Updated Cisco nears deal to acquire BroadSoft: source
Reuters
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Cisco Systems Inc , the world’s largest networking gear manufacturer, is nearing a deal to buy U.S. telecommunications software firm BroadSoft Inc for close to $2 billion, a person familiar with the matter said on Sunday.
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2h The Ratings Game: Celgene dives 11% after ditching key drug
Market Watch
The once high-profile drug was expected to bring in as much as $2.4 billion in peak revenue.
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2h Updated MarketWatch First Take: Atlassian hits $10 billion market cap, and keeps on going
Market Watch
Nearly two years after its initial public offering, Atlassian Inc. is heading toward a market cap of $10 billion and is unlikely to stop there.
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2h Updated Hollywood’s box office failures go beyond Rotten Tomatoes ratings
Market Watch
Studios blamed critics and Rotten Tomatoes for box office bombs this summer, but critically-adored films that are struggling show it’s more complicated than that.
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2h Updated Is Amazon getting into the pharmacy business? This is what you need to know
Market Watch
The massive online retailer with a reputation for disruption could be coming for the notoriously complex, opaque drug industry.
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2h Updated 3 reasons Express Scripts could be headed for trouble
Market Watch
Threatened by Amazon and having lost its biggest client, Express Scripts stock has dropped nearly 18% in three months.
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2h Futures higher after Abe election victory
Reuters
(Reuters) - U.S. stock index futures pointed to a higher open for Wall Street on Monday, tracking gains for other major stock markets after Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's election victory.
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2h Currencies: Dollar strengthens against euro, rises vs. yen as Japan’s Abe returns to power
Market Watch
Japan’s currency fell as traders anticipate a further run of loose monetary policy and the euro was also under pressure ahead of this week’s monetary policy decision from the European Central Bank.
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2h The Wall Street Journal: Hartford plans to acquire disability insurance business from Aetna
Market Watch
Hartford Financial Services Inc. has agreed to pay $1.45 billion to health insurer Aetna Inc. for a unit that provides life-, disability-income and other insurance products to employers’ benefits programs in the U.S.
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2h Updated 5 things to know about the billionaire ‘Czech Donald Trump’ who just won a general election
Market Watch
Andrej Babis is the second-richest man in his country after amassing a $4 billion fortune — but he’s likely to struggle to become Czech leader as he’s facing charges of multimillion-dollar fraud.
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2h Halliburton profit tops estimates on strong North America demand
Reuters
(Reuters) - Oilfield services provider Halliburton Co on Monday reported a third-quarter profit that topped analysts' estimates, driven by better pricing and increased activity in North America, its biggest market.
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2h Futures Movers: Oil prices seesaw as traders focus on Iraq disruptions, U.S. shale
Market Watch
Oil prices swing between gains and losses on Monday, with traders digesting upbeat signals from OPEC as well as supply disruptions in Iraq and a drop in U.S. drilling activity.
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Medicare open enrollment: How safe is your Medicare Advantage plan?2h Medicare open enrollment: How safe is your Medicare Advantage plan?
USA Today
Be sure you understand what's involved with private alternatives to traditional Medicare.
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Amazon Prime is popular, but in three-quarters of all U.S homes? That's open to debate3h Updated Amazon Prime is popular, but in three-quarters of all U.S homes? That's open to debate
USA Today
Estimates for how many U.S. households have Prime memberships vary between 75% and 40%
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3h Kaspersky Lab to open software to review, says nothing to hide
Reuters
(Reuters) - Moscow-based Kaspersky Lab will ask independent parties to review the security of its anti-virus software, which the U.S. government has said could jeopardize national security, citing concerns over Kremlin influence and hijacking by Russian spies.
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Picky person on your holiday list? New Target feature can help3h Picky person on your holiday list? New Target feature can help
USA Today
Target offers shoppers a button so they can check if those on their list want the gift before they buy it.
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3h BlackRock opposes banning companies from indexes over voting rights
Reuters
NEW YORK (Reuters) - BlackRock Inc , the world's largest asset manager, is lambasting the architects of market indexes like the S&P 500 for ostracizing companies that deny equal voting rights to shareholders, saying that doing so could limit the opportunities of investors in index funds.
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3h The New York Post: ‘Did you bring your knee pads?’ Elizabeth Warren, other senators describe how they were sexually harassed
Market Watch
In the wake of the Harvey Weinstein scandal, four female senators — Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.), Mazie Hirono (D-Hawaii), Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.), and Heidi Heitkamp (D-N.D.) — talk about the unwanted sexual advances they have faced.
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3h Metals Stocks: Gold at two-week low, finds little traction as dollar, stocks extend advance
Market Watch
Gold extended recent losses with a soft start to Monday trading, nicked by a stronger dollar and apparent stock market resilience, even at repeat all-time highs.
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3h JPMorgan reaches beyond its branches with new mobile account app
CNBC
JPMorgan Chase launched a new smartphone app that it hopes will attract new depositors, many of whom may live far from any of its branch offices.
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3h Need to Know: Stocks are incredibly overbought — why that’s not nearly as scary as it sounds
Market Watch
So where are we on the Dow in terms of RSI at the moment? A whopping 87.61, which is higher than 99.999% of all readings going back to 1900, according to Charlie Bilello, director of research at Pension Partners. In fact, only eight trading days since then (out of 30,914) have registered a higher reading on the blue-chip index.
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3h UK watchdog fines Merrill Lynch 34.5 million pounds for reporting failure
Reuters
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's financial watchdog has fined Bank of America's Merrill Lynch investment banking arm 34.5 million pounds ($45.5 million) for its third transaction reporting failure in just over a decade.
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4h Peter Morici: Robots, artificial intelligence are hardly the end of work
Market Watch
Robots hardly spell the end of work, but if Americans don’t embrace artificial intelligence, it could catapult China ahead of the United States once and for all, writes Peter Morici.
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4h Singapore to halt car population growth from next year
Reuters
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Singapore, one of the world's most expensive places to own a vehicle, will not allow any growth in its car population from February, citing the small city-state's land scarcity and billions of dollars in planned public transport investments.
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4h Updated Kaspersky Lab says it will submit software for independent review
Reuters
(Reuters) - Kaspersky Lab will ask independent parties to conduct security reviews of its widely used anti-virus software to help dispel allegations that the Russian government uses the products to conduct espionage, the Moscow-based company said on Monday.
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4h Market Snapshot: U.S. stocks aim for all-time highs, with more earnings ready to provide a spur
Market Watch
U.S. stock futures inch higher on Monday, setting Wall Street on track for a round of fresh records as traders continue to cheer the prospects of tax reform and a better-than-expected earnings season.
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4h Feeding Babies in China Is a Booming Business Again
The Wall Street Journal
The world’s largest infant-formula market is surprisingly volatile. Investors shouldn’t expect the good news for Western consumer groups to last.
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4h Europe Markets: Spanish stocks lower as Catalan standoff continues, but DAX eyes record
Market Watch
Spanish stocks fell Monday as the political standoff between Madrid and the Catalonian region wore on, but a drop in the euro appeared to provide a lift to other European markets.
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5h Key Words: The ‘Wolf of Wall Street’ says ICOs are ‘the biggest scam ever’
Market Watch
Jordan Belfort knows a thing or two about frauds — and he says he spots one in ICOs, or initial coin offerings.
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5h NerdWallet: Here are your etiquette guidelines for racking up credit card points around friends
Market Watch
Asking to put the tab on your card for the points and then collecting cash from friends can lead to awkward money moments.
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5h Next Avenue: Health insurance through the ACA: get ready for a wild ride
Market Watch
This may be the nuttiest Open Enrollment season ever. Here are a few tips for finding the right plan.
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5h The New York Post: John McCain makes veiled swipe at Trump over draft dodging
Market Watch
Sen. John McCain slams high-income draft dodgers, not naming Trump but referring to rich kids getting doctors to say they had a bone spur — the same ailment that President Donald Trump received a draft deferment for.
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5h Victory for Abenomics lifts world stocks to new record
Reuters
LONDON (Reuters) - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's convincing election victory lifted the Nikkei to its highest in 21 years and world stocks to an all-time high on Monday, despite an escalation of Spain's constitutional crisis that weighed on the country's banks.
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5h Updated London Markets: FTSE 100 weighed by losses for miners, oil producers
Market Watch
U.K. stocks sagged Monday, with mining shares losing ground as a new trading week got under way.
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5h Pendragon warns on profit; chairman to step down immediately
Market Watch
The car retailer downgrades its full-year underlying pretax profit forecast, citing a decline in the demand for new cars, and said its chairman and non-executive director Mel Egglenton will replaced by Chris Chambers.
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6h Updated Economic Preview: Here’s the kind of spending that leads to bigger paychecks and a roaring economy
Market Watch
Only one thing is going to help workers earn bigger paychecks, help them do their jobs better and get the U.S. economy roaring like a lion again.
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6h Asia Markets: Japan’s Nikkei rises for a 15th straight session after Abe’s election win
Market Watch
Japanese equities led regional gains on Monday, as a landslide election victory for the country’s ruling party set the benchmark index there on course for a record 15th session of consecutive gains.
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6h Updated Market Snapshot: What could derail the stock-market rally? Here’s one thing to watch
Market Watch
The U.S. stock market keeps chugging to new highs. What could halt its progress?
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6h Toshiba sees annual loss of almost $1 billion after tax related to chip unit sale
Reuters
TOKYO (Reuters) - Embattled Japanese conglomerate Toshiba Corp said on Monday it now expects to slide to a net loss of nearly $1 billion this business year after calculating taxes related to the sale of its prized chip unit.
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6h Updated Why millennials are ditching religion for witchcraft and astrology
Market Watch
In tumultuous political times, the 18-30 demographic is reaching for the stars.
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6h The Fed: What a Jerome Powell-led Fed may look like
Market Watch
Traders are likely to breathe a sigh of relief if Jerome Powell, the Fed governor under consideration by President Donald Trump to become chairman of the central bank, gets nominated.
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6h Updated What Amazon’s HQ2 means for homeowners, home buyers and renters in the chosen city
Market Watch
The Seattle-based company is on a nationwide hunt for a second headquarters.
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6h Updated Rex Nutting: Is Trump rocking the economy? Not really, it’s just average
Market Watch
Nine months into his presidency, Rex Nutting says it’s time to grade the economy and the markets against Trump’s bragging.
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6h Updated The New York Post: Inside the long-secret JFK files — what new details are coming?
Market Watch
Secret government documents to be released this week likely contain new details about what the CIA knew about Lee Harvey Oswald before he murdered President John F. Kennedy, assassination experts say.
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7h Updated Noble Group to sell oil liquids unit to Vitol, flags $1.2 billion loss
Reuters
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Struggling commodities trader Noble Group agreed to sell its Americas-focused oil trading business to Vitol for about $580 million as part of a debt-cutting strategy, and warned of a big loss for its third quarter.
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7h Boeing, Mitsubishi Heavy in deal to cut costs of 787 wing production
Reuters
(Reuters) - Boeing Co and Japan's Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd (MHI) announced they have agreed on steps to reduce the cost of producing the wings of the 787 Dreamliner.
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7h The Wall Street Journal: Japan’s Abe wins by a landslide, now aims to change constitution
Market Watch
Prime minister framed vote as referendum on his handling of economy and threat from North Korea; he’s expected to use the strong endorsement to push forward with an effort to revise the constitution.
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8h Updated Key Words: Jimmy Carter says he’d work for Donald Trump
Market Watch
In a broad interview with Maureen Dowd in the New York Times, Jimmy Carter, 93, says he’d be open to working with President Trump on a diplomatic mission in North Korea.
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8h Boeing, Mitsubishi Heavy reach deal to cut costs of 787 wing production
Reuters
(Reuters) - Boeing Co and Japan's Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd (MHI) said on Monday they had agreed on steps to reduce the cost of producing the wings of the 787 Dreamliner.
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8h Japan shares at two-decade top, yen near three-month low as Abe wins
Reuters
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Japanese shares jumped on a weaker yen on Monday as an election win for Shinzo Abe's ruling bloc gave a green light for more policy stimulus, while the euro eased as Spain's constitutional crisis aggravated concerns about political unity in the region.
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9h Big money stays away from booming bitcoin
Reuters
LONDON (Reuters) - Bitcoin is booming, digital currency hedge funds are sprouting at the rate of two a week and the value of all cryptocurrencies has surged tenfold this year to more than $170 billion.
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10h JPMorgan reaches beyond its branches with new mobile account app
Reuters
NEW YORK (Reuters) - In its first offering of online bank accounts, JPMorgan Chase & Co on Monday launched a new smartphone app that it hopes will attract new depositors, many of whom are young and may live far from any of its branch offices.
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10h Deep Dive: Apple and Nike show that stock performance is linked to how CEOs spend money
Market Watch
A measure called return on corporate capital is revealing — and there’s a free investor tool for research. By Phil van Doorn.
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10h Updated What Will the Next Fed Chief Do About Stocks?
The Wall Street Journal
With the Federal Reserve likely to be under new leadership next year, investors are asking how the central bank will approach the economy. They should also be asking how the Fed will deal with asset prices.
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10h Updated Noble Group to sell oil liquids business to Vitol, flags big third quarter loss
Reuters
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Struggling commodities trader Noble Group agreed to sell its Americas-focused oil liquids business to Vitol for about $580 million as part of a debt-cutting strategy, and warned of a big loss for its third quarter.
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11h Updated JPMorgan partners with data start-up to boost fixed-income trading
Reuters
NEW YORK (Reuters) - JPMorgan Chase & Co has partnered with data analytics start-up Mosaic Smart Data to help its fixed-income sales and trading business become more profitable.
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12h ‘The Walking Dead’ season 8, episode 1 recap: ‘Mercy’
Market Watch
There are always casualties in war, and the most painful casualties are the most innocent.
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12h Fidelity chairman deals with fallout from sexual harassment claims
Reuters
BOSTON (Reuters) - Less than a year into her tenure as chairman of Fidelity Investments, Abigail Johnson faces a crisis amid allegations that the mutual fund giant has a men's club mentality.
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13h Noble Group to sell oil liquids business to Vitol for $580 million
Reuters
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Struggling Noble Group agreed to sell its Americas-focused oil liquids business to Vitol for about $580 million, as part of its strategy to shrink its businesses to cut debt.
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13h Japan shares at two-decade top, yen at three-month low on Abe win
Reuters
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Japanese shares jumped on a weaker yen on Monday as an election win for Shinzo Abe's ruling bloc gave a green light for more super-easy policy stimulus, while the euro eased as Spain's constitutional crisis aggravated concerns about political unity in the region.
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14h Noble Group to sell global oil liquids business to Vitol
Reuters
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Struggling Noble Group agreed to sell its Americas-focused oil liquids business to Vitol for a gross consideration of $1.4 billion, as part of its strategy to shrink its businesses to cut debt.
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Money, muscle, back-slapping protect liquor store grip on cold beer14h Money, muscle, back-slapping protect liquor store grip on cold beer
USA Today
The influence of the Indiana liquor store industry extends far beyond mere campaign cash.
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15h Consumer goods firms harness online data to tap Southeast Asia e-commerce boom
Reuters
SINGAPORE/BANGKOK (Reuters) - When diaper maker DSG International (Thailand) wants to know what its customers are thinking, it often turns to Lazada, an e-commerce firm majority-owned by Alibaba Group Holding .
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15h Yen at three-month lows on Abe win, euro struggles with Spain
Reuters
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Japan's yen hit three-month lows on Monday as an election win for the government gave a green light for super-easy monetary policy, while the euro eased as Spain's constitutional crisis aggravated concerns about political unity in the bloc.
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16h Updated MarketWatch First Take: IBM earnings beat is a product of tax avoidance, and it’s nothing new
Market Watch
IBM Corp. somehow managed to maintain its rock-bottom effective tax rate and enjoyed an earnings beat and stock gains Tuesday afternoon thanks to a continuing ability to avoid taxes.
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NYC to test restricting deliveries to curb congestion16h NYC to test restricting deliveries to curb congestion
USA Today
Restrictions would take place during peak commuting hours.
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Michigan apple growers could lose millions without migrant workers16h Michigan apple growers could lose millions without migrant workers
USA Today
Finding migrant workers to clear the orchards is getting increasingly difficult.
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16h Updated Why HR isn’t necessarily your friend if your boss has sexually harassed or bullied you
Market Watch
Workers facing situations like Harvey and Bob Weinstein’s employees have limited options for recourse.
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17h The Wall Street Journal: Fidelity employee complaints about sexual harassment, bullying prompt emergency meeting
Market Watch
Fidelity Investments is moving to address a yearslong problem stemming from a range of workplace conduct, amid allegations of sexual harassment at the mutual fund giant.
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17h Updated NewsWatch: What could derail the stock-market rally? Here’s one thing to watch
Market Watch
The U.S. stock market keeps chugging to new highs. What could halt its progress?
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Bill O'Reilly dismisses NYT report as 'lies and smears'17h Updated Bill O'Reilly dismisses NYT report as 'lies and smears'
USA Today
The New York Times backed its story: 'This article... is accurate and deeply reported and we welcome any challenge to the facts.'
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18h Updated The Wall Street Journal: Chevy Bolt: Meet the first practical, mass-market electric vehicle
Market Watch
Twenty years and a million tears after General Motors’ senior scientists built a fleet of nimble, lovable all-electric cars (the EV1) and then crushed them, GM has delivered the world’s first affordable, long-range EV, the Chevrolet Bolt.
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19h The Wall Street Journal: Japan’s Abe set for landslide win in Sunday’s parliamentary elections
Market Watch
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe won a strong new mandate from voters in a national election Sunday, a result he indicated would embolden him to push for the first changes to the nation’s constitution since it was introduced in 1947.
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20h The Wall Street Journal: Fox knew about Bill O’Reilly’s sexual harassment payout before renewing contract
Market Watch
21st Century Fox was aware Bill O’Reilly had reached a settlement with a network analyst who had accused him of sexual harassment when the company renewed the star Fox News host’s contract, the company said Saturday.
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20h The New York Post: Bowe Bergdahl says U.S. treated him worse than Taliban as he faces possible life sentence
Market Watch
Bowe Bergdahl, the Army deserter who walked off his base in Afghanistan, is complaining that the U.S. treated him worse than the Taliban.
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6 steps to get through a layoff21h 6 steps to get through a layoff
USA Today
Losing your job is tough, but you can make finding the next one easier.
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Bill O'Reilly dismissed NYT report as 'lies and smears'21h Bill O'Reilly dismissed NYT report as 'lies and smears'
USA Today
The New York Times backed its story: 'This article... is accurate and deeply reported and we welcome any challenge to the facts.'
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21h All 5 ex-presidents stand on stage, calling for unity at hurricane relief concert
Market Watch
The five living former presidents of the United States put politics aside this weekend, teaming up in a rare joint appearance for a benefit concert in Texas where they helped raise over $30 million for hurricane victims.
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21h Updated The Ratings Game: Skechers stock rockets 42% to mark its biggest one-day gain since 1999 IPO
Market Watch
Shares of athletic shoe maker Skechers Inc. zoomed more than 37% Friday, after the company blew past earnings estimates for the third quarter, prompting a round of stock price target increases from analysts and at least one upgrade.
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21h Updated Earnings Outlook: Tech earnings: The new gadgets that will matter this holiday season
Market Watch
Gadget companies and Silicon Valley tech titans alike have unveiled a swath of new toys leading up to the holiday shopping season and as earnings approach, investors can learn a great deal about what’s been successful—if they know what to look for.
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21h Updated Earnings Outlook: Data centers, new iPhones expected to drive chip companies to strong earnings
Market Watch
High-profile smartphone releases and the growth of data centers are expected to drive another strong earnings quarter for chip makers and related companies, which would put a cap on a strong year for semiconductor stocks.
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21h Updated Earnings Outlook: AMD earnings: New products and crypto-related sales are key to quarter
Market Watch
Advanced Micro Devices Inc. investors will be looking for how the chipmaker’s new product rollouts are faring are for more indications of how demand for cryptocurrency mining cards are driving sales.
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21h Updated Retailers should get ready for another stressful year in 2018
Market Watch
The stress in the retail sector that has triggered a string of bankruptcies this year is unlikely to get much better in 2018, according to Fitch Ratings.
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Report: Tesla reaches deal to build factory in China21h Updated Report: Tesla reaches deal to build factory in China
USA Today
The move would allow the electric car maker to slash production costs.
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Fidelity employees dismissed after sexual harassment claims: report21h Fidelity employees dismissed after sexual harassment claims: report
USA Today
Star tech fund manager fired, second employee pushed to resign following allegations.
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22h Sexual harassment allegations spark review, meeting at Fidelity: WSJ
Reuters
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Fidelity Investments has hired a consulting firm to review employee behavior amid allegations of sexual harassment at the U.S. money manager stretching back years, the Wall Street Journal reported on Sunday.
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22h Tesla reaffirms effort to build cars in China; mum on deal report
Reuters
(Reuters) - Electric car maker Tesla Inc reaffirmed on Sunday it is talking with the Shanghai municipal government to set up a factory in the region and expects to agree on a plan by the end of the year, but declined to comment on a report that a deal has been reached.
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23h The Wall Street Journal: Tesla reaches deal to set up a factory in China
Market Watch
Electric-car maker Tesla Inc. has reached an agreement to set up its own manufacturing facility in Shanghai, according to people briefed on the plan, a move that could help it gain traction in China’s fast-growing EV market.
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23h Updated Tesla moves closer to deal to build cars in China
Reuters
(Reuters) - Electric car maker Tesla Inc said on Sunday it is talking with the Shanghai municipal government to set up a factory in the region and expects to agree on a plan by the end of the year.
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23h Updated Market Extra: Retail investors see this as the ‘best time ever’ to jump into stocks. Time to worry?
Market Watch
The “most hated bull market in history” is starting to get some love, which isn’t necessarily something to cheer.
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Why Flash and Microsoft Silverlight frustrations just won't go away23h Why Flash and Microsoft Silverlight frustrations just won't go away
USA Today
Adobe and Microsoft have both sunset the technologies. But websites still use them.
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23h The Wall Street Journal: Japan’s Abe set for landslide win in Sunday’s parliamentary elections, polls show
Market Watch
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe was on course for a strong new mandate from voters in a national election Sunday, exit polls showed, a result he indicated would embolden him to push for the first changes to the nation’s constitution since it was introduced in 1947.
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23h Updated 1 in 5 white women have a tanning salon addiction
Market Watch
The practice increases the risk of melanoma, the deadliest form of skin cancer.
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23h Updated A surprisingly easy way to keep people from a gambling addiction
Market Watch
New players can avoid gambling addiction with some learned tricks.
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24h The Wall Street Journal: The Houston Astros are going to the World Series after shutting out Yankees
Market Watch
The Astros will play the Dodgers when the series begins on Tuesday after dispensing with the New York Yankees, 4-0, in Game 7 of the American League Championship Series.
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Beer Man: Roasted Rye hits tasty mix of citrus, caramel24h Beer Man: Roasted Rye hits tasty mix of citrus, caramel
USA Today
The 7% ABV IPA from Reuben's Brews uses more caramel than chocolate malts to good effect.
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24h Looking for growth, the NFL keeps its eyes fixed overseas
CNBC
While the NFL deals weaker performance in the U.S., ratings in the UK have soared over 60 percent in the past year.
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24h Updated Market Extra: 3 things investors need to know about Japan’s snap election this Sunday
Market Watch
Japan is going to the polls to vote in a snap election this weekend. Though the result will likely give more power to the incumbent Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, there is a tail risk that could derail the yen.
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24h Market Snapshot: What could derail the stock-market rally? Watch profit margins
Market Watch
The U.S. stock market keeps chugging to new highs. What could halt its progress?
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24h Updated The Wall Street Journal: There’s talk of capping 401(k) contributions at $2,400 per year
Market Watch
Lobbyists and others in the retirement and financial services industries who have spoken to congressional staff and committee members say lawmakers are looking at proposals that would allow 401(k) participants to contribute significantly less than what is currently allowed in a traditional tax-deferred 401(k). An often mentioned amount is $2,400 a year.
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25h Updated NewsWatch: Earn passive income: 4 people share their successful strategies
Market Watch
Say hello to passive income—a low-effort cash flow that’s steady, predictable and relatively easy to maintain.
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25h Airbus turmoil overshadows bid to rescue CSeries
Reuters
PARIS (Reuters) - Airbus's coup in buying a $6 billion Canadian jetliner project for a dollar stunned investors and took the spotlight off a growing ethics row last week, but internal disarray has raised questions over how smoothly it can implement the deal.
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How to be a leader: Be like Albert Einstein and embrace your ignorance27h How to be a leader: Be like Albert Einstein and embrace your ignorance
USA Today
As we age we tend to learn less. Studies show that people think they are smarter than they think they are.
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Stocks: Why it's wrong to worry about 'expensive' stocks27h Stocks: Why it's wrong to worry about 'expensive' stocks
USA Today
Conventional wisdom sees “expensive” stocks as bearish. But beware of conventional wisdom. It rarely works.
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5 Halloween hazards and how insurance can help27h 5 Halloween hazards and how insurance can help
USA Today
When ghosts and goblins run amok, only people with the right insurance will be in luck.
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28h Updated Henkel may make U.S. acquisitions: CEO in newspaper
Reuters
FRANKFURT (Reuters) - German consumer goods group Henkel may further expand its business in the United States via acquisitions, Chief Executive Hans van Bylen told Welt am Sonntag in an interview.
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Consumer Reports rejects Tesla's criticism of its ratings28h Consumer Reports rejects Tesla's criticism of its ratings
USA Today
Tesla had criticized the magazine over findings of its annual reliability survey
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Study: Auto dealers jack up car prices with add-ons28h Study: Auto dealers jack up car prices with add-ons
USA Today
Because add-on prices are inconsistent, it appears they discriminate against Latinos
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29h Toyota to halt operations at all Japan plants as typhoon precaution
Reuters
TOKYO (Reuters) - Toyota Motor Corp will suspend operations at all of its assembly plants in Japan, including those of its subsidiaries, from Monday morning as a precautionary measure as a powerful typhoon approaches Japan's mainland, a spokesman said.
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