Stocks are higher as a report on rising home prices along with some better-than-expected earnings reports support the market.
Investors look to earnings and to a slew of economic reports due out this week.
The rally shows its strength by shrugging off weakness in Japan and worries about next week's Fed meeting. Exxon, Chevron and Whole Foods report results.
Cabot Oil & Gas is initiated with an 'overweight,' and Merck is downgraded to 'market perform.'
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These companies offer long-term growth and immediate income.
Three decades of rate trends tell us what to expect in coming years. Here's how to prepare.
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An interest rate tease in The Wall Street Journal sends the market into an optimistic tizzy -- but one that doesn't end quite at the top.
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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.
Some workers lose up to a quarter of their paychecks paying off old debt from credit cards, medical bills and student loans, as well as child support.
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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