Bank of England Governor Mark Carney is ready to serve a full eight-year term, despite critics campaigning for him to resign ahead of time, the Financial Times reported.
The implications, while good for an industry that is believed to hold about $80 trillion in assets, carry some dark undertones.
The presidential election's final days could present new headwinds for markets and overshadow the Fed meeting and the October jobs report.
Hanesbrands shares jumped more than 8 percent Friday after reporting earnings in-line with expectations.
Markets got a jolt Friday afternoon when it was revealed that the Federal Bureau of Investigation is looking at new emails related to Hillary Clinton.
How Indra Nooyi and Hugh Johnston disagree without spooking their staff or their investors.
"That's not a good story for markets, for the country. This could drag on for months and months," says one expert.
Google parent Alphabet just announced a $7 billion buyback this week, but buybacks overall have been declining this year.
The currency fell more than 1 percent against the U.S. dollar after news that the FBI is investigating new emails related to Hillary Clinton.
Wall Street is planning to cut back on luxury spending even more this year, says Turney Duff. There's still too much fear about what's ahead.
10 years ago, Indra Nooyi and her team predicted the move toward healthier snacks.
McKesson plunged Friday after it posted earnings that missed forecasts. It also cut its outlook amid recent drug pricing scrutiny.
A look under the hood shows that the U.S. is likely stuck in the same growth trap in which it has found itself since the Great Recession ended.
Stronger-than-expected economic growth smooths the path for the Fed to signal a December rate hike when it meets next week.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Growing uncertainty is taming one of the stock market's biggest bulls.
Royal Bank of Scotland swung to a third-quarter loss on Friday, hit by costs related to past misconduct and restructuring.
While the European banks struggle to keep their share price stable, their counterparts at the Wall Street seem to be doing a much better job.
Swiss bank UBS has posted a 60 percent year-on-year slump in third-quarter net profit, saying macroeconomic, geopolitical and market challenges weighed on performance.
If third-quarter GDP comes in as expected Friday, it could be one of the best readings for economic growth in two years.
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