Today's retail sales numbers and the NFIB small business survey could weigh heavy on the markets and put an end to what has been somewhat of a suprise rally in September.
Remember when the Federal Reserve was going to raise rates next spring? Yeah, well that was fun while it lasted.
Both sales for the day and the holiday season are likely to grow at least 2 percent to 4 percent, according to a survey.
Just when it looks like the economy is about to blast off, there come reminders it's best to keep expectations grounded.
David Tepper plans to return billions of dollars to clients amid a year of poor performance by his hedge funds.
Stock-picking fund managers are testing their investors patience with some of the worst investment returns in decades.
A number of tricks used by China's bankers will likely undercut any attempt to measure any change in lending stemming from the PBOC's rate cut.