... * Rouble at 55.33 vs dollar, highest in 10 days. * Exporters sell foreign currency. * Rouble seen stable later in the week (Adds latest prices, trader's comment).
The French industrial giant Alstom has agreed to plead guilty and pay a $772 million penalty to the United States in a bribery investigation by the Justice Department.
FILE - In this June 18, 2014 file photo, specialist Peter Giacchi calls out prices during the IPO of Foresight Energy on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.
The recent drop in oil prices should persist, helping to boost global economic activity by up to 0.7 percentage points next year, two senior IMF economists wrote in a blog on Monday.
NEW YORK (MarketWatch) - It hasn't been this cheap to fill up your tank for five-and-a-half years. The national average price of gas has declined for 88 days in a row - the longest streak on record, according to AAA's Fuel Gauge Report.