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PepsiCo reported higher earnings on Wednesday and said it was on track to meet its financial goals for the year, despite global economic pressures.
Confidence among the nation's home builders slipped more than expected in October, another fallout of Washington's fiscal escapades.
Fitch Ratings put the US government's AAA credit rating on 'rating watch negative' Tuesday
JPMorgan has reached an agreement with the CFTC to pay $100 million to settle charges related to the "London Whale" trading scandal, according to reports.
Yahoo beat on earnings but prices for display ads remained under pressure and its revenue outlook fell short.
Berkshire Hathaway's chairman said he doesn't expect the U.S. will default on its debt, but if it does it would be a "pure act of idiocy."
The U.K's jobless rate – which is closely watched by the Bank of England – held steady in the three months to August, but the number of people claiming unemployment benefits fell much more than expected.
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Senate leaders are closing in on a deal, said one Senate Democrat privy to ongoing negotiations.
Hopes were raised that a deal to end the U.S. shutdown and extend the government's borrowing authority could be reached as soon as Friday.
Twitter has chosen the NYSE for its IPO and is eyeing Nov. 15 for it debut. The stock will trade under the ticker symbol "TWTR."
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The pace of growth in New York state's manufacturing sector slipped this month to its slowest since May, but business optimism stayed strong.
Stocks closed sharply lower in volatile trading Tuesday, with the Dow and S&P 500 snapping their four-day rally, as ongoing worries over the impasse over the debt ceiling continued to weigh on the markets.
Citigroup reported a drop in profit after the Fed's decision to continue its bond-buying program longer than expected slowed trading by clients.
The Fed won't taper its bond-buying program for three or four months because of the D.C. budget overhang, said David Tepper, founder of Appaloosa Management.
Johnson & Johnson reported better than expected quarterly results on strong growth for its prescription drugs.
The stock market is not overvalued right now, but it's no bargain anymore, Leon Cooperman, chairman and CEO of Omega Advisors, told CNBC on Tuesday.
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