Hurricane Sandy Sights and Sounds

Oct. 29 (Bloomberg) -- New York and New Jersey prepare and respond to Hurricane Sandy, the Atlantic Ocean’s biggest-ever tropical storm. The storm, 900 miles wide, prompted warnings of life-threatening surges from Virginia to Massachusetts, emptied the streets of the nation’s largest cities, paralyzed mass-transit systems and lashed the East Coast with gales, rain and even snow. It shut the federal government and state administrations, and prevented U.S. stock markets from opening for two days. (Source: Bloomberg)

Is the Tech Bubble Still Growing?
46:31 - European stocks rose with U.S. equity-index futures as Apple Inc.’s earnings fueled optimism over the outlook for the global economy. The yen weakened and Japanese shares rallied after the prime minister signaled he was committed to a $265 billion stimulus package. Treasuries headed lower before the Fed’s interest-rate decision, with the yield on two-year notes rising one basis point to 0.76 percent, having risen on Tuesday to the highest since the day of the U.K.’s Brexit vote. Yields on benchmark 10-year notes also rose one basis point, to 1.57 percent. Citigroup Global Head of Equity Trading Strategies Antonin Jullier discusses with Bloomberg's Francine Lacqua on "The Pulse."
  • Belski: Apple a Microcosm of Unloved U.S. Stock Market
  • No Material Impact Linked to Brexit, Says Capgemini CFO
  • Statoil Surprised by Loss as Oil Prices Hit Profits