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4:01 p.m. Today - By Joy Wiltermuth
Why the SEC's settlement with credit-rating newcomer Kroll is a big dealKroll came to the bond-rating world with fresh eyes after the 2007-'08 global financial crisis. But complex securities at the center of the last crisis are being put to the test again by the coronavirus pandemic.
3:57 p.m. Today - MarketWatch.com
Federal appeals court upholds Wisconsin's ballot-counting extensionA federal appeals court on Tuesday upheld a six-day extension for counting absentee ballots in Wisconsin’s presidential election, handing Democrats a victory in their fight to deliver the key battleground state for Joe Biden in November.
3:07 p.m. Today - MarketWatch.com
'Fire fatigue' setting in after another year of evacuations in California's wine countryWill Abrams and his family packed their pickup truck with laptops, clothes, sleeping bags and a tent and quickly left their rental home in California's wine country after seeing flames on a hill about a quarter-mile away Monday morning. It was their third hurried fire evacuation in as many years.
2:54 p.m. Today - MarketWatch.com
Spotify’s CEO and Goldman Sachs have both invested in this high-tech Tesla rivalSpotify co-founder and CEO Daniel Ek is among a group of investors, including Goldman Sachs and Volkswagen, that are backing a high-tech battery company founded by two former Tesla executives.
12:46 p.m. Today - By Mark DeCambre
Dow ends 131 points lower, snapping three-day win streak ahead of Trump-Biden showdownU.S. stocks finished lower Tuesday as investors awaited the first presidential debate ahead of the November elections.
12:21 p.m. Today - Barrons.com
Stocks Close Down on Rising Virus Fears Ahead of Debate Politics were top of mind for investors, who braced themselves for the first presidential debate between President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden.
12:05 p.m. Today - By Weston Blasi
Want to bet on the presidential debate? For the first time ever in the U.S., you can do it legallyFanDuel and DraftKings are offering prop bets on tonight's presidential debate between Donald Trump and Joe Biden.
10:57 a.m. Today - By Ciara Linnane
Coronavirus update: Global case tally 33.4 million, death toll above 1 million, and that’s likely an underestimate, says WHO expert White House reportedly pressed the CDC to play down the risks of sending children back to school and sought alternate data that would show the coronavirus was unlikely to harm kidsThe number of confirmed cases of the coronavirus that causes COVID-19 rose to 33.4 million on Tuesday, a day after the global death toll reached 1 million, as governments around the world moved to reimpose restrictions on movement in a fight to contain the spread.
10:18 a.m. Today - By Myra P. Saefong
Gold prices climb back above $1,900 for highest finish in a weekGold prices reclaim the psychologically important $1,900 an ounce mark on Tuesday to mark their highest settlement in a week, as a pullback in the U.S. dollar for second session provides room for bullion values to climb.
9:39 a.m. Today - Barrons.com
RingCentral Gains as Morgan Stanley Says Sales Can Grow 35% Analyst raises her price target to $300, from $280.
9:30 a.m. Today - By Philip van Doorn
Here are the clean-energy ETFs and stocks that are soaring in 2020 Twelve ETFs hold more than 270 different companies, including Tesla and Vivint SolarTwelve ETFs hold more than 270 different companies, including Tesla and Vivint Solar.
9:20 a.m. Today - By Tonya Garcia
RH shares rise after analyst upgrade on potential for high-end home investmentsShares of home design retailer RH rose 5.4% in Tuesday trading after the company was upgraded to outperform from market perform at Cowen and raised its price target to $435 from $370. Analysts led by Max Rakhlenko think the company is on the path towards a "multi-year transformation" that has the benefit of more affluent consumers making home investments. RH also stands to gain from average unit retail (AUR) growth and migration to the suburbs. RH is expanding into Europe, with a store launch in England planned for next summer. During the most recent call, Chief Executive Gary Friedman said the company is planning to head to France over the coming years, and "throughout Europe." Cowen estimates the total addressable market (TAM) in the top 10 European economies at $40 billion to $43 billion. Analysts estimate revenue could reach $160 million in the U.K. in the first year, and $450 million after a second U.K. location launches. RH stock has gained 78.3% for the year to date while the S&P 500 index is up 3.3% for the period.
8:25 a.m. Today - By Chris Patten
No country in the world should ever trust China’s communist leaders again That’s why countries ought to band together and stand up to President Xi Jinping’s thuggish dictatorshipThat’s why countries ought to band together and stand up to President Xi Jinping’s thuggish dictatorship.
7:59 a.m. Today - MarketWatch.com
Trump-Biden debate: Who will have the more clever zinger?A sharp retort can deflect criticism, hammer home a point and even leave an opponent speechless.
7:22 a.m. Today - MarketWatch.com
2 significant times the U.K. government intervened in takeoversU.K. government interventions in takeovers are rare. However, there were two significant ones in 2019.
6:44 a.m. Today - By Steve Goldstein
So-called hidden unemployment is masking the jobless problem in EuropeThe jobless rate in Europe is much worse than official numbers suggest.
6:38 a.m. Today - By Weston Blasi
‘He wants to tell everybody to wear a frickin' mask’: Mixed COVID-19 reaction only tightens close Wisconsin race Wisconsin voters supported a Democratic candidate for the last seven presidential elections — then Donald Trump showed up.
6:35 a.m. Today - By Mark DeCambre
Here's how the stock market tends to perform after the first presidential debatesDebates ordinarily don't alter the course of history or end up being major market movers. Could this hotly anticipated tête-à-tête between President Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden prove different?
5:33 a.m. Today - By Sunny Oh
New York Fed's Williams says Treasury market seizure in March underlines importance of central bank backstopNew York Fed President John Williams says the seizure in the $20 trillion market in March underlined the importance of central banks as a backstop of liquidity to broader bond and short-term funding markets.
5:04 a.m. Today - MarketWatch.com
It's time for wealthy donors to embrace reparations, not more charity Philanthropy as usual isn’t enough to confront a racial wealth gap that’s exploding during the pandemic.
4:39 a.m. Today - By Sunny Oh
Treasury yields slide before presidential debateU.S. Treasury yields fall early Tuesday as investors eye the upcoming presidential debate tonight which could offer further clues on the outlook for the November election.
4:04 a.m. Today - By Steve Goldstein
FTSE 100 slips a day after strong gains for U.K. blue chipsU.K. blue-chip stocks slipped on Tuesday after the best one-day advance in three weeks.
3:36 a.m. Today - Barrons.com
Global Covid-19 Deaths Pass 1 Million Mark With more than seven million confirmed infections, the U.S. still has more cases than any other country.
1:48 a.m. Today - By Steve Goldstein
European stocks and Dow futures slip on virus concerns and political uncertaintyEuropean stocks slipped on Tuesday, amid political uncertainty and concerns about the economic impact of a second coronavirus wave.
7:22 p.m. Sept. 28, 2020 - MarketWatch.com
Dozens killed as Armenia and Azerbaijan continue fighting in disputed Nagorno-Karabakh regionArmenian and Azerbaijani forces fought over the separatist region of Nagorno-Karabakh for a second day Monday, with both sides blaming each other for resuming the attacks that reportedly killed and wounded dozens as the decades-old conflict has reignited.
7:08 p.m. Sept. 28, 2020 - MarketWatch.com
Japan's NTT Docomo to be acquired by parent company in deal that could cost $40 billionNTT Docomo Inc., Japan’s top cellphone service provider, said it planned to return to 100% control by its parent, Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corp., in a deal expected to cost the parent nearly $40 billion.
6:57 p.m. Sept. 28, 2020 - MarketWatch.com
Microsoft Office 365, Azure plagued by disruptions for hours Microsoft Corp. on Monday suffered disruptions with its Office 365 workplace software tools and its Azure cloud that disabled some users for hours.
5:50 p.m. Sept. 28, 2020 - MarketWatch.com
Census to end Oct. 5, Commerce secretary says, despite court orderThe U.S. secretary of Commerce says the 2020 census will end Oct. 5, despite a federal judge's ruling last week that the head count of every U.S. resident should continue through the end of October, according to a tweet posted on the Census Bureau's website Monday.
3:03 p.m. Sept. 28, 2020 - By Wallace Witkowski
McAfee files for return to public marketsMcAfee Corp. is seeking a return to being a public company, according to a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission late Monday.
12:38 p.m. Sept. 28, 2020 - By Joy Wiltermuth
Dow ends 410 points higher, stocks rally ahead of presidential debate and Friday's jobs reportU.S. stock indexes book sharp gains Monday, as investors embrace hope of more fiscal stimulus, but await more clarity on the White House race and the state of the economy.
12:29 p.m. Sept. 28, 2020 - By Myra P. Saefong
Oil prices finish higher, but rise in coronavirus cases feeds demand concernsCrude-oil futures end higher Monday to recoup some of last week's losses, but concerns that the rise in coronavirus cases throughout the globe will lead to weaker energy demand has grown.
12:28 p.m. Sept. 28, 2020 - Barrons.com
GE’s Newest Engine Is Approved for Flight GE announced Monday the Federal Aviation Administration has certified its GE9X engines for commercial flight.
10:58 a.m. Sept. 28, 2020 - By Myra P. Saefong
Gold prices settle higher as dollar weakensGold futures finish higher Monday as weakness in the U.S. dollar help to fuel some buying in bullion despite a rally in stocks that would otherwise suggest waning appetite for assets perceived as havens.
10:29 a.m. Sept. 28, 2020 - By Ciara Linnane
Coronavirus update: Global death toll inches toward 1 million as hot spots emerge in India, Europe, South America and Israel U.S. confirmed cases top 7 million as President Trump gears up for update on testing strategy; CDC head says new task force member is spreading misinformation, NBC reportsThe global death toll from the coronavirus that causes COVID-19 edged closer to a million on Monday, and India marked the grim milestone of more than six million confirmed cases, placing it second to the U.S. by case numbers.
8:56 a.m. Sept. 28, 2020 - By Andrea Riquier
Just launched: an ETF made for black-swan moments like theseA new exchange-traded fund aims to help investors ride tail risks on both sides of the curve.
7:14 a.m. Sept. 28, 2020 - By Mark DeCambre
Sell Rosh Hashana, buy Yom Kippur? Why some traders put stock in this strategyIt might seem like folly to base your investment decisions around holidays, but such a strategy—known unofficially as a “Sell Rosh Hashana, Buy Yom Kippur”—is one that some traders follow, even if purely for the novelty of watching what some have described as a compelling seasonal trend in markets.
7:07 a.m. Sept. 28, 2020 - Barrons.com
Tiffany-LVMH Deal Could Still Happen, Analyst Says Despite a dispute and legal wranglings, Cowen thinks the deal could still happen—although it might be at a lower price or with another buyer.
6:33 a.m. Sept. 28, 2020 - By Andrea Riquier
Another COVID-19 victim: globalizationInvestors should be paying as much attention to the effects coronavirus is having on globalization as they are on technology.
5:53 a.m. Sept. 28, 2020 - Barrons.com
Barron’s Daily: Amazon Prime Day Is Back. Expect Some Big Numbers. Trump reportedly paid no income tax in 11 of 18 years, Supreme Court confirmation hearing date set, federal judge blocks TikTok download ban, and other news to start your day.
5:12 a.m. Sept. 28, 2020 - MarketWatch.com
Amy Coney Barrett's Supreme Court nomination puts a spotlight on charismatic CatholicismWhat do communities like "People of Praise" believe?
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