Japan announces easing policy, as investors await the FOMC meeting details.
The former governor of Alaska says the automaker benefits from wasted taxpayer money.
The research firm cut estimates on the social networking giant, citing weak seasonal trends.
The Facebook Home family of apps turns any phone into a Facebook phone, giving the social network a leg up in the fast-growing local-mobile market.
Stocks are down as a weaker-than-expected jobs report sent the markets sharply lower at the open, though the averages moved off their lowest levels near noon.
McDonalds initiated with an 'overweight,' and Facebook upgraded to 'buy.'
Uncertainty over employment figures hit equity futures as economists lower their estimates.
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