Experts believe a wider spat with Europe would be much more damaging than the current tit-for-tat with China.Traderead more
After the Fed released minutes of its last meeting, the bond market signaled it fears the Fed will not be aggressive enough with its rate cutting.Market Insiderread more
The Fed minutes also note that "a couple" members wanted a 50 basis point cut, based primarily on the weak inflation readings.The Fedread more
Markets pay particular attention to Italy's spending, given its public debt pile. This stands at above 130% of its growth rate, one of the highest in the world.Politicsread more
Flight bookings to Hong Kong have fallen 10%, hit by the unrest in the city, said Alan Joyce, the chief executive of Australian carrier Qantas Airways.Airlinesread more
Analysts generally doubt how effective the People Bank of China's latest interest rate announcement will be in significantly helping businesses grow.China Economyread more
These in-demand skills can command top pay packets, says Feon Ang of professional networking site LinkedIn.Get Aheadread more
Japanese manufacturing activity shrank for a fourth straight month in August as export orders fell at a sharper pace.Asia Marketsread more
The Washington governor had centered his campaign around climate change, calling it "the most urgent challenge of our time."Politicsread more
The inversion is seen by many veteran traders as an important recession omen, though the timing on the eventual downturn is less predictable.Bondsread more
Here's what Nordstrom reported for its fiscal second-quarter earnings.Retailread more
Check out the companies making headlines after the bell:
Chipotle Mexican Grill's stock tumbled nearly 10 percent in the extended session after the Tex-Mex fast casual company posted lower-than-expected third quarter results, including a big earnings miss and same-store sales just below estimates.
Juniper Networks shares slid more than 6 percent after the bell. The company said it was realigning its staff, while offering lower-than-expected guidance for the current quarter.
Shares of AT&T dropped about 1.5 percent in extended trading after the company posted third quarter earnings just shy of analysts' expectations.
Shares of Capital One Financial rose nearly 3 percent in the extended session after the company's earnings and revenue for the third quarter surpassed Wall Street expectations.
Advanced Micro Devices fell nearly 11 percent in extended trading even as the company posted higher-than-expected results for the third quarter.