- Health care spending jumps as Obamacare takes hold
An estimated 5.4 million people have gained insurance since January, apparently unleashing pent-up demand for medical procedures that are boosting household spending on co-payments and prescriptions.
- Stocks drift as Google, IBM earnings fall short
- Jobless claims hover near pre-recession levels
- Google suffers amid shift to mobile | Stock drops
- Goldman Sachs profit sinks but beats forecasts
- Morgan Stanley profit soars on trading activity
- GE quarterly earnings fall, but outlook strong | GE
- Philip Morris profit drops on weak cigarette sales
- Chipotle sales surge as it draws more customers
- Fired Yahoo exec got $58M for 15 months of work
- Flaw found in Samsung phone fingerprint check
- Target expands subscription service tenfold | TGT
- 19 stocks for big dividends and buybacks | HAL
Settling down in one of these states after your work career is over might be more costly than you realize.
- For Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley, boring is beautiful11:11 AM ET | Reuters
- Wall Street little changed amid earnings flurry11:12 AM ET | Reuters
- U.S. jobless claims, factory data give economy some shine11:15 AM ET | Reuters
- GE industrial profit boost underscores strategy, shares up10:39 AM ET | Reuters
- Snack sales help PepsiCo beat profit estimates; soda steadies8:50 AM ET | Reuters
- Wal-Mart takes on Western Union with store-to-store money transfers10:01 AM ET | Reuters
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