The company gets in hot water with regulators about a Facebook post, sparking a wide-ranging debate over what constitutes public disclosure in the digital age.
Nasdaq wants the company in its index so badly that it shortened the mandatory minimum 'seasoning' period for entry to 6 months from 2 years.
The famed investor says the shift from sound investments to outright trading is muddling the long-term market.
US construction spending grew in October, fueled by gains in the housing market. But manufacturing appears to be softening as fiscal cliff worries grow.
The deal site's shares slide 8% after the board decides to keep embattled chief exec Andrew Mason.
Stocks end the month little changed, but the fiscal cliff will weigh on markets throughout December. Next week's big hurdle will be jobs report for November, due on Friday.
The best evidence for the resiliency of the wealthy consumer is probably the market for contemporary art.
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