While it remains to be seen just how much damage Sandy will do to the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions, it's certainly unusual.
Stocks are mixed as investors pore over quarterly earnings, jobless claims, manufacturing data and leading economic indicators.
China reports a slew of economic data as investors await US economic reports.
The company's listing status might not mean much, as new additions do not always see great success.
These stocks are historically undervalued and offer attractive yields.
Stocks rise amidst a wealth of economic data and big-name earnings reports.
The investment bank swings to a profit, and the Internet search giant is due to report after the closing bell.
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