�Last night was awesome! In a few short hours, we flipped from being the largest grocery store in town to the best gift shop on the block.
Crude oil headed for the biggest weekly tumble since 2011 after OPEC refrained from reducing output. Bonds rallied, sending yields in Germany and Japan to record lows, and Chinese shares surged on speculation global central banks will increase stimulus.
Black Friday has long been the most important day of the year for the US retail sector. But in a new twist, it is also becoming the most important day for some US workers.
WASHINGTON - The number of people seeking U.S. unemployment benefits jumped last week, pushing total applications above 300,000 for the first time in nearly three months.
1. The crude oil chart is not encouraging at all; bounces have been shallow and the decline since the summer has been orderly: (click to enlarge).