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A reversal of an historic trend.
Federal Reserve officials put off an interest-rate increase in September because of growing risks, mainly from China, to their outlook for economic growth and inflation even as they continued to say they were on track to raise the target later this year.
An August slump sets the stage for a rocky October.
Filings for unemployment benefits in the U.S. declined last week to the lowest level since mid-July, extending a run of applications near decade lows that shows dismissals remain in check.
Americans already spent most of that money, JPMorgan Chase Institute data suggest
Fidelity's estimate jumps from $220,000 to $245,000 for 2015.
(Bloomberg) -- Add another mirror to the house of mirrors
Wall Street profits were $11.3 billion in the first half of 2015, the strongest results in four years, according to a report by New York State Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli.
Daycare costs are the biggest line item in many household budgets, Economic Policy Institute data show
The U.S. Supreme Court let stand a major insider-trading ruling that threatens at least 10 convictions and creates what the Obama administration calls a road map for securities fraud.
Outflows from U.S. exchange-traded funds that invest in emerging markets more than doubled last week, with redemptions exceeding $12 billion in the third quarter. Taiwan led the losses in the five days ended Oct. 2.
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You'll never look at "credit unions" the same way again.
Payrolls rose less than projected in September, wages stagnated and the jobless rate was unchanged as people left the workforce, signaling the global slowdown and financial-market turmoil are rippling through the world’s largest economy.
Videos: In The Money
James Tierney, Alliance Bernstein's chief investment officer, discusses the performance of health-care stocks with Bloomberg's Scarlet Fu and Alix Steel on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)
Greg Sharenow, Pimco executive vice president and portfolio manager, discusses the rally in miner stocks and the collapse in commodities prices with Bloomberg's Scarlet Fu and Alix Steel on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)
Erik Nielsen, Unicredit's global chief economist, discusses the outlook for Federal Reserve monetary policy with Bloomberg's Alix Steel and Scarlet Fu on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)
James Ramelli, an AlphaShark trader, discusses his options strategy for Alcoa with Bloomberg's Julie Hyman on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)
The packaged food industry, looked upon as a steady safe-haven for investors, is seeing increased volatility as M&A activity in the industry boosts valuations. Bloomberg's Michael Halen reports on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)