European equity-index futures climbed as Asian stocks snapped their longest slump in 12 years and industrial metals rallied with Chinese bonds as the country's central bank boosted stimulus.
The U.S. poverty rate has decreased for the first time since 2006, according to U.S. Census figures released Tuesday. Children's poverty also declined, while median household income barely changed between 2012 and 2013.
WASHINGTON >> The Social Security Administration has resumed mailing statements to workers letting them know the estimated benefits they will get when they retire, the agency announced Tuesday.
Chinese investors are very keen on the Alibaba IPO, and the Hong Kong stock market seems to be suffering as a result. Reuters. Alibaba founder Jack Ma.
Japanese consumer electronics giant Sony has said it expects to record much bigger losses because of its struggling mobile business.