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The Securities and Exchange Commission has launched a broad examination of alternative mutual funds, the Wall Street Journal reported.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Tuesday: King Digital, Fossil, JDS Uniphase & more.
Closer inspection surely would have tipped Taleb off that he was being goaded by a parody account.
Call Peter Schiff a gold-bug perma-bear all you want, but he must be doing something right.
As a fellow comedian, Raj Mahal remembers Robin Williams's five best TV and movie roles, from Louis CK to Aladdin.
Take a look at some of Tuesday's midday movers:
Carl Icahn said inept CEOs and aggressive central bank policies are creating treacherous times for investors.
A strange turn of events means traders will have to untangle all of Vascular's aborted IPO, and reverse the trades.
Bill Gross of Pacific Investment Management, slightly reduced his holdings of U.S. Treasuries and government-related debt in July.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Wall Street is dipping back in to the junk bond market after the rout in high-yield corporates resulted in record outflows just a week ago.
As a group, large-cap funds are stinking up the place, but these actively managed funds are clobbering the S&P 500.
Of the 500 stocks in the benchmark large-cap S&P index, around 176 of them have fallen by at least 10 percent from their recent highs.
Although strategists say it's too early to sound the all clear for the market, it does not seem like it is poised for a big downdraft.
Kinder's $44 billion deal isn't part of a trend, but the basic story behind infrastructure as a play on energy is very much intact.
Take a look at some of Monday's midday movers:
Noted investor Roger McNamee says he recently moved a third of his portfolio from stocks to U.S. Treasury bonds.
Consumers who encounter problems such as fraud when using bitcoin have a new place to lodge a complaint: the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
While most Americans remain in the dark about bitcoin, Hispanics are at the forefront of fandom for the digital currency.
One of Wall Street's longest booms in 85 years may be nearing its end. The Christian Science Monitor reports.
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