WASHINGTON -- Millions of older Americans who rely on federal benefits will get a 1.7 percent increase in their monthly payments next year, the government announced Wednesday.
FILE - In this May 30, 2013 file photo, a Boeing 737 airplane is assembled in Renton, Wash. Boeing Co. reports quarterly financial results before the market opens Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014.
Dow Chemical Dow Chemical has beat Wall Street estimates four quarters in a row. The latest booking Wednesday morning has sent the stock higher.
LONDON (MarketWatch) - European stock markets pulled back on Wednesday after a report that at least 11 banks will fail the European Central Bank's stress tests.
U.S. stock futures were little changed Wednesday, pausing after a three-day rally that carried the Dow back into positive territory for the year.