The sudden plunge in prices has stumped many investors, but you can find any number of theories to explain it.
Stocks are lower at midday as gold slumps for a second straight session.
The following 6 companies -- including 3 Dow components -- are reporting on Tuesday.
Goldman Sachs sees rates rising 'significantly' in the next few years. How much is 'significantly?' Enough until it hurts.
The cuts are mostly small and wide after a short-term funding bill passed last month stopped a government crisis.
People aren't recommending the fast-food chain like they used to, analysts say.
Hewlett-Packard is downgraded to 'sell' at Goldman, and Groupon is initiated with a 'sell' at UBS.
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The idea of US crude being a shelter from turmoil abroad may not be as far fetched as it seems.
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Breaking up big banks is an untested solution to the too big to fail problem that attempts to isolate and dismantle large, troubled institutions while protecting the rest of the economy.
A Fidelity study found that adult kids and their folks aren't on the same page when it comes to discussing finances.
Six weeks later, most Americans have forgotten about the 2014 tax season -- except those who didn't file by the April 15 deadline.
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