• Wall St. advances; investors lock on inflation data

    11 days ago - By Reuters

    Wall Street climbed on Tuesday for a third straight session, buoyed by Amazon.com and Apple, while investors focused on inflation data on Wednesday that could upset the market's fragile recovery - or clear the way for additional gains.
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  • Asian Markets Take A Tumble After U.S. Stocks Decline

    Asian Markets Take A Tumble After U.S. Stocks Decline

    11 days ago - By Huffington Post

    Asian shares fell sharply on Tuesday after Wall Street suffered its biggest decline since 2011.
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  • Now do you finally believe baby boomers are the most selfish generation?

    Now do you finally believe baby boomers are the most selfish generation?

    11 days ago - By Business Insider

    Recent gyrations in the stock market are telling Wall Street to be worried about the future.
    That is because, thanks to bad economic policy, we are stealing from the future to give to those who have money in the present.
    Thanks mom and dad.
    I like to call the Masters of the Universe at night, after the market has closed, the dust has settled, and the gains and losses realized during the day have crystallized into some kind of truth about where the market is headed.
    And last night, amidst the terror of the last few days and an avalanche of policy news out of Washington, I had a break...
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  • Wall Street ends up for third straight session; inflation data ahead

    11 days ago - By Reuters

    NEW YORK - Wall Street climbed on Tuesday for a third straight session, buoyed by Amazon.com and Apple , while investors focused on inflation data on Wednesday that could upset the market's fragile recovery - or clear the way for more gains.
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  • Volatility index manipulation contributed to the market plunge last week, whistleblower alleges in interview

    11 days ago - By CNBC

    CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with the whistleblower alleging traders are manipulating a widely-followed gauge of volatility on Wall Street.
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  • Wall Street regulator looking into VIX manipulation: WSJ

    11 days ago - By Reuters

    A Wall Street regulator is probing into whether prices linked to the Cboe Volatility Index have been manipulated, the Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday, citing people with knowledge of the matter.
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  • Wall Street advances as investors eye upcoming inflation reading

    11 days ago - By Reuters

    Wall Street climbed on Tuesday for a third straight session, buoyed by Amazon.com and Apple, while investors focused on upcoming inflation data that could upset the market's fragile recovery.
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  • Mark Cuban bet on a Wall Street firm that thrives on volatile markets

    11 days ago - By Chron

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    Billionaire Mark Cuban of "Shark Tank" told CNBC on Tuesday that he recently invested in Virtu Financial.
    Virtu has been on a tear since volatility stormed the markets last week.
    Billionaire investor Mark Cuban of "Shark Tank" fame told CNBC on Tuesday that he recently invested in high-frequency trading firm Virtu Financial.
    Shares of Virtu popped 1.5% soon after Cuban's remarks on CNBC.
    Cuban said he invested in the high-speed trader during last week's market turmoil.
    "There was blood in the street with the VIX, and everybody got leveled shorting the VIX," Cuban...
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  • Mark Cuban bet on a Wall Street firm that thrives on volatile markets

    Mark Cuban bet on a Wall Street firm that thrives on volatile markets

    11 days ago - By Business Insider

    Billionaire Mark Cuban of "Shark Tank" told CNBC on Tuesday that he recently invested in Virtu Financial .
    Virtu has been on a tear since volatility stormed the markets last week.
    Billionaire investor Mark Cuban of "Shark Tank" fame told CNBC on Tuesday that he recently invested in high-frequency trading firm Virtu Financial.
    Shares of Virtu popped 1.5% soon after Cuban's remarks on CNBC.
    Cuban said he invested in the high-speed trader during last week's market turmoil.
    "There was blood in the street with the VIX, and everybody got leveled shorting the VIX," Cuban told CNBC. "So what did I...
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