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Market Extra: Here’s what investors will be watching when Draghi, Yellen speak at Jackson Hole

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 18:19:29 GMT

Investors are watching closely for policy indications at the annual central banker meeting at Jackson Hole, Wyo., but they might wind up disappointed.(image)

Metals Stocks: Gold falls back from nearly 3-month high

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 18:07:26 GMT

Gold prices fall on Tuesday, as strength in the U.S. dollar pressures the precious metal into giving back all of the previous session’s gains and then some.(image)

What time is the $650 million Powerball drawing?

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 17:42:20 GMT

The drawing for this week’s estimated $650 million Powerball jackpot will take place at 10.59 p.m. Eastern Time on Wednesday, according to the Multi-State Lottery Association.(image)

Beat the System: Want to win the Powerball? These numbers come up more than others

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 17:16:47 GMT

Statistically they shouldn’t, but they do — make of it what you will, says Brett Arends.(image)

The Technical Indicator: Charting a corrective bounce, S&P 500 rallies to the 2,450 breakdown point

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 17:10:53 GMT

The S&P 500 has reversed from one-month lows, rising respectably after a technically damaging August downturn. In the process, the S&P has rallied within striking distance of the breakdown point — circa 2,450 — an area matching a headline U.S. technical test.(image)

FA Center: Financial advisers that invest in technology need to accomplish these two things

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 17:05:12 GMT

They need to provide speed along with service, and demonstrate value in every interaction.(image)

Financial News: There are a lot of bad ‘scare stories’ about ETFs going around

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 17:03:44 GMT

The rapid growth of exchange traded funds is being blamed for an array of current and future threats. Many of the claims are way off target.(image)

FA Center: This financial adviser lost his office in a fire — but he didn’t lose a single client

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 17:04:21 GMT

Today, Kirk Francis counsels colleagues to treat their disaster recovery plan as a serious exercise rather than an annoying bureaucratic requirement.(image)

Europe Markets: European stocks snap 3-day losing run as miners jump on ‘Turnaround Tuesday’

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 16:31:16 GMT

European stocks push higher Tuesday, with investor optimism returning ahead of the closely watched gathering of central bankers in Jackson Hole, Wyo., later this week.(image)