NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stock index futures pointed to a flat open on Wednesday, as investors found few reasons to keep buying after a rally that has taken indexes to repeated records, even as there was little seen on the horizon that could derail the rally.
French authorities placed the chief of the International Monetary Fund under official investigation on Wednesday. Christine Lagarde, 58, is being questioned over her role in a 400-million-euro ($531 million) payment to business tycoon Bernard Tapie in 2008.
American Airlines will stop posting fares on Orbitz. This isn't the first time the airliner has asked a travel website to stop posting air fares.
Upscale jeweler Tiffany & Co. (TIF) raised its full-year profit forecast for a second time following a better-than-expected quarterly profit, driven by strong sales in the Americas and Asia-Pacific regions.
LONDON (Reuters) - Euro zone government bond yields plumbed record lows on Wednesday and the euro fell to its weakest in a year against the dollar on expectations the European Central Bank will act soon to counter low growth and slowing inflation.