Housing Starts Unexpectedly Rise to Four-Year High

Nov. 20 (Bloomberg) -- U.S. housing starts in October rose 3.6 percent to a 894,000 annual rate, the fastest since July 2008 and exceeding all estimates in a Bloomberg survey, Commerce Department figures showed today. Building permits, a proxy for future construction, eased after surging the previous month. Sara Eisen reports on Bloomberg Television's "In the Loop." (Source: Bloomberg)

QuickTake: Puerto Rico's $70 Billion Debt Load
10:02 - In today’s “QuickTake” Bloomberg's David Gura takes a look at Puerto Rico's debt load as it defaults on a $422 million bond payment. He speaks on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)
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