It's a bit ironic that a probable outcome of the recent turbulence that has rocked global economies will likely result in a very quiet meeting this week by the U.S.
Prices rose 4.3% year-over-year in November, per Tuesday's S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Index, which tracks prices in 20 metropolitan cities.
U.S. stocks fell Tuesday after disappointing results at blue-chip companies like Microsoft Corp. and Caterpillar Inc. sparked concerns about the strong dollar's drag on earnings growth.
CHICAGO Jan 27 (Reuters) - Caterpillar Inc on Tuesday cut its 2015 profit outlook and warned the plunge in oil prices would hurt its energy equipment business, sending shares tumbling as much as 8 percent.
NEW YORK (MarketWatch) - With government bond yields negative in Switzerland and parts of Europe, gold looks attractive by comparison, bond trader Jeffrey Gundlach of Doubleline Capital said in a television interview Tuesday.