Feb 8- U.S. stock index futures were lower on Monday, with the Dow Jones industrial average slipping nearly 200 points, as fears of a global economic slowdown worsening rattle investors. *U.S. stocks are coming off Friday's massive tech-led selloff that pushed the Nasdaq to its lowest close since October 2014. *Crude oil prices fell more than 2 percent after a...» Read More
New rules would require brokers to follow "fiduciary" standard.
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Fed Chair Janet Yellen is set to testify before Congress this week, and investors will be listening closely.
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The vice chairman of Blackstone Advisory Partners tells investors to look for a 10% market gain.
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