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9:42 a.m. Today - MarketWatch.com
Judge in Kyle Rittenhouse homicide trial bars prosecution from calling those shot by the teen ‘victims’Defense team cleared by Judge Bruce Schroeder to refer to the people shot during anti-police-brutality protest in Kenosha, Wis., as rioters, arsonists and looters.
9:41 a.m. Today - MarketWatch.com
Bank of Canada ends bond buying program as economy recoversThe Bank of Canada took a major step in pulling back on the amount of stimulus it is providing to the economy on Wednesday by ending net new purchases through its quantitative easing program and moving up its forecast for when it could first raise the benchmark overnight interest rate from the current, ultralow level.
9:34 a.m. Today - By Alisa Wolfson
Could you be paying 40% less for your car insurance? Maybe. 20 ways to save money on car insurance nowAuto insurance discounts go well beyond bundling and driving classes.
9:19 a.m. Today - By Kurt N. Schacht
SPACs could repeat the worst of the dot-com bubble — here's how finance insiders are trying to stop thatCFA Institute is worried about the damage SPACS could do to investors' confidence in the stocks market.
9:07 a.m. Today - By Quentin Fottrell
My former mother-in-law took out a life-insurance policy on my eldest child. I'm enraged. Is that legal?'My ex-husband's mother is a dishonest and conniving individual who will beg, borrow, cheat and steal for her "baby boy" or herself.'
9:07 a.m. Today - By Alessandra Malito
Should I use a 401(k) or an IRA to save for retirement? A traditional account or the Roth version? Here’s what to knowRoth accounts may make more sense for people just starting out in their careers, when their salaries — and tax brackets — are relatively low
9:05 a.m. Today - By CD Moriarty
Getting a divorce? Three things to know about the marital home and capital gainsIf you're in the middle of negotiating a divorce settlement, your lawyer needs to consider consulting with an accountant or financial planner.
9:04 a.m. Today - By Tomi Kilgore
Toro stock is a sell as golf playing slows, gas mower market shrinks, BofA saysShares of Toro Inc. were cut down Wednesday, after BofA Securities recommended investors sell, citing concerns over gas mower engine shortages, a shrinking gas mower market and a streak of monthly declines in golf rounds played.
8:35 a.m. Today - By Emily Bary
Fiserv stock dives after earnings to pace S&P 500 declinersFiserv Inc.'s stock is currently the biggest laggard in the S&P 500 Wednesday after the financial-technology company discussed the loss of a large processing customer during its earnings call and gave some more muted commentary around the current quarter than some were expecting.
8:30 a.m. Today - By Nicole Lyn Pesce
Biden’s banking watchdog pick once called finance ‘a quintessential a—hole industry’Saule Omarova, nominated to serve as comptroller of the currency, has come under fire for her Wall Street criticism — and for having studied at Moscow State.
8:23 a.m. Today - By Claudia Assis
Tesla stock heads to another record on the heels of Uber-Hertz dealShares of Tesla Inc. looked set to close at a fresh record on Wednesday as Hertz Global Holdings Inc. and Uber Technologies Inc. said the rental car company would offer Tesla vehicles for ride-hailing.
8:15 a.m. Today - By Tonya Garcia
National Retail Federation forecasts a record holiday shopping season, sales between $843.4 billion and $859 billionThe National Retail Federation is forecasting a record holiday season despite supply chain challenges
7:57 a.m. Today - By Andrew Keshner
What is a billionaires' tax — and how would it work? Wyden's new plan has answers.Would a billionaires' tax be hard to implement? Experts weigh in.
7:56 a.m. Today - By Quentin Fottrell
My sister wants to distribute $50K to each grandchild from our mom's savings — but some of us siblings don't have kids‘My mom is not involved in this decision because she has delegated signing authority for the account to this sister and my brother.’
7:49 a.m. Today - By Ciara Linnane
U.S. moves closer to vaccinating young children, and WHO warns pandemic is 'far from finished'In positive news for parents, a U.S. Food and Drug Administration advisory committee voted 17-0 in favor of vaccinating children aged 5 to 11 with the shots developed by Pfizer and BioNTech. agreeing that the benefits outweigh the risks in that age group.
7:27 a.m. Today - By Victor Reklaitis
Elon Musk slams billionaire tax: 'Eventually, they run out of other people’s money and then they come for you'Elon Musk is among those finding fault with a proposed annual tax on billionaires’ unrealized capital gains by Democratic lawmakers, with the world's richest man agreeing with the view that this type of tax eventually would hit others as well.
7:26 a.m. Today - By Victor Reklaitis
Virginia governor's race could give 'flashing red warning sign' for Democrats — and shift market sentimentThe governor's race in the Democratic-leaning state of Virginia is drawing considerable attention this fall, with analysts connecting the contest to President Joe Biden's spending plans and next year's U.S. midterm elections.
7:25 a.m. Today - By Vivien Lou Chen
Bond traders' mood turns sour as yield curves flatten all over the worldTraders question whether economies can handle higher interest rates as central banks pivot toward removing pandemic-induced accommodation.
7:21 a.m. Today - MarketWatch.com
Rising wheat prices have French fretful over the cost of a baguetteBoulangeries around France are putting up signs, warning customers that the long, crunchy staple could be going up in price by 3 to 5 centimes, or 4 to 6 U.S. cents.
7:04 a.m. Today - By William Watts
Why it's wrong to compare today's inflation surge to 1970s-style 'stagflation'Surging inflation pressures are sparking memories of the “stagflation” of the 1970s. But there are some very big and important differences, economists note.
7:02 a.m. Today - By Myra P. Saefong
Oil prices decline as EIA reports a weekly rise in U.S. crude supplies, but stocks at a key delivery hub dropOil futures decline on Wednesday, with U.S. prices pulling back from a seven-year high after U.S. government data show a rise in domestic crude inventories, along with a drop in stockpiles at a key crude delivery hub.
6:54 a.m. Today - By William Watts
Nasdaq edges higher as investors weigh earnings from tech and other corporate heavyweightsOn the heels of another record session for the Dow and S&P 500, stocks trade flat to slightly higher Wednesday as investors sift through a heavy slate of corporate results.
6:51 a.m. Today - By Barbara Kollmeyer
Europe stocks off highs as Deutsche Bank slides after resultsEuropean stocks drifted lower on Wednesday as investors absorbed a heavy load of earnings reports, including from financials such as Deutsche Bank and Banco Santander.
6:40 a.m. Today - By Aaron Anthony
College net-price calculators can be wildly off -- these 3 simple changes would make them more accurateThe net price tells you how much you have to pay to attend a particular school after you get your financial aid. Today's calculators can be off by $5,700 a year in either direction.
6:39 a.m. Today - By Emily Bary
Visa tops earnings expectations, but stock dips after outlook disappointsVisa Inc. topped earnings expectations for its latest quarter but shares are off 4.4% in Wednesday trading as the company issued a lower-than-expected revenue outlook that struck some analysts as conservative.
6:33 a.m. Today - By Weston Blasi
Tom Brady trades 1 bitcoin for his 600th touchdown ballFan who caught the ball after a Tampa Bay receiver tossed it into the seats gets about $100,000 in gifts in exchange for the ball, but a collectibles expert says the football could be worth $500,000.
6:29 a.m. Today - By MarketWatch Automation
6:17 a.m. Today - By V.L. Hendrickson
Roman Villa With Caravaggio Ceiling Mural Aims to Fetch at Least €471 Million at AuctionThe 16th-century residence, which also includes historic sculptures and eight other ceiling murals, could be the most expensive home ever sold
6:00 a.m. Today - By Mark DeCambre
Gold futures move higher as dollar, stocks and yields retreatGold futures move higher on Wednesday, finding support from weakness in the U.S. dollar and a retreat in Treasury yields as global stocks slip, amid rising geopolitical tensions.
5:53 a.m. Today - By Mark DeCambre
Where's bitcoin headed? MarketWatch gathers pros to discuss the outlook for crypto. Sign up!The age of crypto is upon us and it isn't just in the resurgence of bitcoin's price back around $58,000 after a protracted period of listlessness.
5:51 a.m. Today - By Emily Bary
Marqeta stock rockets after company lands Bill.com partnershipBill.com Chief Executive René Lacerte said that the offering will give clients "enhanced financial operations capabilities, enabling faster and easier payment offerings."
5:47 a.m. Today - By Vivien Lou Chen
Treasury yield curve flattens further as traders question whether economy can handle higher interest ratesLong-dated Treasury yields fell, while the 2-year yield rose toward the 0.5% level early Wednesday, as U.S. durable-goods orders for September declined.
5:45 a.m. Today - By Wade D. Pfau
How to think through the risk of big expenses for long-term careNo retirement income plan is complete without a plan for potential long-term care expenses.
5:20 a.m. Today - By Barbara Kollmeyer
Bitcoin drops under key $60,000 level, while Shiba Inu sees double digit gain as Robinhood petition gathers paceBitcoin prices slipped below the key $60,000 level on Wednesday, while meme coin Shiba Inu saw double-digit gains.
5:13 a.m. Today - By Philip van Doorn
These are the 2 main reasons you should consider adding semiconductor stocks to your portfolio nowChipmakers appear primed for rapid growth for years to come.
5:11 a.m. Today - By Greg Robb
U.S. durable-goods orders decline in September, pulled lower by autos and planesDurable-goods orders fell 0.4% in September, the first decline after four straight gains, the Commerce Department said Wednesday.
5:10 a.m. Today - By Charles Passy
For deep-pocketed tourists visiting NYC, the Empire State Building offers a $500 viewing experience --- souvenir tote bag includedThe iconic skyscraper has an 'all-access' package, replete with a private entrance
5:09 a.m. Today - By Elisabeth Buchwald
Supply-chain disruptions cause some people to hoard again --- but they're looking beyond toilet paper'There's a lot of anxiety around when you realize that you're depending on this supply chain,' said a new mom who's worried about having enough infant formula.
5:08 a.m. Today - By Debbie Carlson
Some big investors are backing nuclear energy, a potential savior to the energy crisis that's gripping the worldMuch-maligned nuclear energy is getting a second look as a reliable, carbon-free source of energy that's cheap and scalable.
5:05 a.m. Today - By Andrew Keshner
‘This is screwed up’: The proposed IRS bank-account reporting rule is revised, but Manchin still doesn’t like itThe Biden administration has already scaled back its controversial idea to have banks tell the Internal Revenue Service about the cash-flow information of certain customer accounts in its bid to make sure rich people are paying their full tax bill.
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