... * Concerns over global growth keep risk sentiment in check. * China PMI almost in line with expectations. * Oil prices near recent multi-year lows, hurt energy stocks.
Stocks fell Wednesday, pushing the Dow Jones industrial average back into the red for the year and breaking the S&P 500's four-day winning streak.
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's new trade minister, installed this week to replace a minister caught in a funding scandal, said on Thursday a political support group of his spent money at a racy bar, a potential new headache for Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.
In the early 1980s, B.B. King recorded a song called �Inflation Blues.� But for the Fed these days, it's the lack of inflation that's a low-down dirty shame.
Target has had a rough year. Actually, they have been having a hard time for a few years now. With last year's security breach sales suffered and now the Minnesota-based retailers needs a pick me up heading into the holiday rush.