The New Zealand dollar and the yen rallied against their U.S. peer as technical indicators signaled recent losses were overdone, slowing the greenback's advance toward its biggest quarterly gain in three years.
EQUITIES. NEW YORK - U.S. stocks fell on Tuesday, with consumer staples leading the S&P 500 down to its third straight daily loss, as investors grew concerned about the pace of global economic growth.
Richard W. Fisher has criticized the Federal Reserve's loose monetary policy and wants the central bank to start raising interest rates sooner than mid-2015.
Shares of two companies that have announced plans to acquire Irish companies with offices in Massachusetts dropped yesterday after new federal rules cracking down on overseas mergers put those pending acquisitions in jeopardy.
The Home Depot corporate headquarters is seen, Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/David Goldman). WLS. Tuesday, September 23, 2014.