Seventeen of 21 Michigan health insurers selling coverage at HealthCare.gov. are requesting rate hikes, apparently in anticipation of a U.S.
TOKYO The dollar ascended to a new 12-1/2-year peak against the yen on Tuesday, while Asian shares fell for a second day as the stronger greenback pressured commodity prices.
European leaders and the head of the International Monetary Fund agreed to intensify talks over Greece's fate after a top-level meeting in Berlin about ways to avert a default.
U.S. stocks eked out modest gains on Monday as investors digested a mixed bag of economic reports, including data on consumer spending, construction and manufacturing.
SHANGHAI: China stocks took a breather on Tuesday morning following the previous session's surge, as investors began subscribing for a large batch of initial public offerings (IPOs).