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Is Amazon getting into the pharmacy business? This is what you need to know

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 11:16:30 GMT

The massive online retailer with a reputation for disruption could be coming for the notoriously complex, opaque drug industry.(image)

Tech Stocks: 5 ways tech startups are avoiding IPOs

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 11:15:59 GMT

Don’t let the recent strong initial public offerings fool you: Tech startups are still avoiding Wall Street en masse, and there is big money offering them investments to stay private in multiple ways.(image)

Key Words: Huge gold discovery—astronomers can confirm how precious metals were formed

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 11:12:54 GMT

The origin of gold and other precious metals in the universe has finally been confirmed after a gravitational wave collision was seen and heard in its entirety for the first time.(image)

Futures Movers: Rising tensions in oil-rich northern Iraq keep crude prices elevated

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 11:11:53 GMT

Oil prices continued to climb Tuesday amid fighting in Iraq that threatened production from northern Iraq and as the relationship between the United States and Iran risked more strain.(image)

Earnings Outlook: PayPal earnings: Expect double-digit growth from behind a sturdy moat

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 11:10:56 GMT

The digital payment company PayPal reports its third-quarter earnings this week and analysts expect strong growth and a positive outlook.(image)

4 things that might surprise investors this earnings season

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 11:10:38 GMT

Investors can expect mention this quarter of some of the unusual and possibly one-off events of the last three months, including the three hurricanes that devastated parts of Texas, Florida and the Caribbean, and caused major damage in Puerto Rico.(image)

Allergan patent suit loss sends stock down 4%

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 11:10:17 GMT

Allergan had made a widely-criticized agreement with an American Indian tribe to defend a key product. This lawsuit could render it all moot.(image)

How to break down the billions Netflix spends on original movies and shows

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 11:09:22 GMT

Netflix Inc. is spending billions on original content, but attempting to break down exactly how much it is spending now and how much it owes in the future is an adventure in accounting.(image)

MarketWatch First Take: Netflix plans huge movie push as it faces post-Disney reality

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 11:03:30 GMT

Netflix Inc. is planning for life in its post-Disney future, and it will involve more big bets on original films that will cost Netflix even more money.(image)

London Markets: FTSE 100 sways in both directions after U.K. inflation at highest in 5 years

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 10:45:56 GMT

U.K. stocks were steady Tuesday after investors received inflation data that could harden the case for the Bank of England to raise British borrowing costs.(image)