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Oct. 3, 2021, 12:00 p.m. EDT

The biggest risk facing investors this earnings season is lurking just beneath the surface

By MarketWatch


Growth rates of more than 27% for EPS and more than 15% for sales suggest corporate earnings have staged a strong rebound from their pandemic lows. But for some companies, that's far from the case. See full story.

What’s worth streaming in October 2021: ‘Succession,’ ‘Dune,’ ‘You’ and much more

Quality + quantity: Here's why HBO Max and Netflix are the only services you need in October. See full story.

More than a quarter of Nasdaq-100 stocks are in bear markets — Wall Street sees a buying opportunity

Big tech stocks down more than 50% from their 52-week highs include Pinduoduo, Baidu, Zoom Video Communications and Peloton. See full story.

I never expected to retire to Panama — but we are living ‘very comfortably’ on $1,200 a month

This couple moved from Florida without speaking much Spanish. See full story.

How the quirky ways you type, swipe and behave can protect you online

Retailers, and the cybersecurity companies that help them, are increasingly turning to invisible indicators known as behavioral biometrics to fight e-commerce fraud. See full story.


As expected, mortgage rates have risen after the Federal Reserve signaled that it plans to begin reducing the support it’s been providing to the U.S. economy. See full story.

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