You might think that dealing with a federal agency, such as the Social Security Administration (SSA), means long lines in some office near you.
The collapse in Chinese markets has brought into focus a question that Western nations have been grappling with since the 2008 financial crisis: how much, if anything, stock markets have to do with the real economy.
Wall Street closed on a calm note on Friday as US stocks have come surging back, days after the global market turbulence and worries about China's economy.
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc (BRKa.N) disclosed a $4.48 billion stake in oil refiner Phillips 66 (PSX.N), rebuilding a bet it had made in the energy industry before oil prices fell.
TheStreet reissued their sell rating on shares of Freeport-McMoRan (NYSE:FCX) in a research report released on Friday morning, StockTargetPrices.