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Syria, another fight about the debt limit, and hordes of undead will all make this autumn peculiarly dangerous for investors. The question is what you should do about it.
Traders close the books Friday on the worst month for the Dow and S&P 500 in more than a year, and are likely to be cautious ahead of the long Labor Day weekend.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Thursday:
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The battle to boost the minimum wage escalated Thursday when thousands of workers at fast-food restaurants in 50 U.S. cities walked off the job to demand a "decent" wage.
Some of Mark Zuckerberg's mutual fund backers delivered a tough message on compensation for the leaders of Facebook.
Nasdaq OMX Group said its massive trading halt last week was due to an internal software bug and other technology issues triggered by problems at NYSE Euronext's Arca exchange.
The Mideast aside, September had already promised to be a month of uncertainty and perhaps a "better buying opportunity," Gamco's Howard Ward told CNBC.
Focus at the Federal Reserve these days is on who the next chairman will be, but the big story may be an ideological cleansing that could last the next decade and a half.
Fed speak is back in the spotlight Thursday, as traders keep an eye on the Middle East and rising oil prices.
The $60 trillion "shadow banking" sector has been given until 2015 to comply fully with its first set of global rules.
Nasdaq OMX has sent a letter to listed clients, a mixture of an update and partial mea culpa as officials continue to address the shutdown last Thursday.
Are Thursday's U.S. economic data may be "good enough" for the Federal Reserve to taper? Judging by the reaction of the 10-year yield, the bond market seems to believe they are.
Happy Thursday ... unless, of course, you're a fast-food worker. Today you're angry and ready to tell the whole world why you should be making 15 bucks an hour.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Brazil raised its benchmark interest rate to a 16-month high of 9 percent on Wednesday, maintaining the pace of monetary tightening to fight inflation and rebuild investors' confidence in Latin America's largest economy.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Wednesday:
The difficulty blacks face in the heart of America's financial capital was underscored by news that Merrill Lynch has agreed to pay $160 million to settle discrimination claims.
The rise of the Federal Reserve in power, prestige and economic salience has not been accompanied by buoyant spirits. In fact, the Fed's workforce is demoralized.
A new way to short gold and silver.