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The Tell: Two important things to remember as the stock market starts to stumble

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 21:57:39 GMT

So, is this it? Are we finally witnessing the dying of the stubborn bull and the breakdown of the so-called Trump trade? To those prone to fits of jitters, it’s starting to feel that way.(image)



Auto-loan quality to deteriorate further, forcing tighter underwriting: Fitch

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 21:48:25 GMT

Auto loan and lease credit performance will continue to deteriorate in 2017, led by the vulnerable subprime sector, Fitch Ratings said in a report released Wednesday.(image)



Elliott pressures Akzo over PPG takeover bid

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 21:29:01 GMT

LONDON -- American-style activism is storming the Old World. Elliott Management Corp., one of the biggest activist investors in the U.S., has emerged as a key player in a $24 billion, trans-Atlantic standoff between two of the world's oldest industrial companies. It is pushing Dutch paint and chemicals giant Akzo Nobel NV -- which traces its roots in part to dynamite inventor Alfred Nobel -- to enter into talks with PPG Industries Inc., a Pittsburgh-based rival.(image)



The Wall Street Journal: Retail chain Bebe hires restructuring advisers

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 21:21:09 GMT

Bebe Stores Inc. is the latest in a long line of mall-based retailers hiring restructuring advisers in an bid to survive a shakeout in an industry that is rapidly being transformed by online shopping.(image)



The Tell: Key levels may signal if the stock market is set to rise or fall, say technical analysts

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 21:02:09 GMT

As the stock market faces its first major test in the era of President Donald Trump, technical analysts are looking at several key levels to determine whether equities are holding it together or about to unravel.(image)



Lin-Manuel Miranda didn’t have a credit card until he was 28

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 20:57:13 GMT

What Alexander Hamilton taught the creator of ‘Hamilton’ about money.(image)



Pulitzer Prize winner on her Broadway play about Trump’s America: ‘Being poor is one of the hardest jobs in the world’

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 20:55:45 GMT

‘Sweat’ is set in blue-collar Pennsylvania in 2000, but it could just as easily be 2017.(image)



In One Chart: Meet the new oldest billionaire in the world

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 20:37:49 GMT

David Rockefeller, the last surviving grandson of oil tycoon John D. Rockefeller, died Monday at the age of 101. He was worth an estimated $3.3 billion, making him the world’s oldest billionaire before his death. Now, the torch has been passed.(image)



The Wall Street Journal: U.S. building case linking North Korea to $81 million robbery from N.Y. Fed

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 20:25:29 GMT

Federal prosecutors are building potential cases that would accuse North Korea of directing the theft of $81 million from Bangladesh’s account at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York last year, according to people familiar with the matter.(image)



How to negotiate fees with your investment adviser

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 20:03:12 GMT

So consumers should negotiate with their adviser, but few do, even though many advisers are willing.(image)