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Price Data Lift Hopes for ECB Action

WSJ.com What's News US - 5 hours 3 min ago
Wholesale prices in the eurozone fell in July, while the region's inflation rate is lagging far behind other big economies, supporting hopes the European Central Bank will signal fresh stimulus measures Thursday.

Greek Real Estate Back in Vogue

WSJ.com What's News US - 5 hours 7 min ago
Buyers are returning to the property market in Greece amid signs that Europe's hardest-hit economy is starting to recover.

The EU's $167 Million Solution to Putin's Import Embargo

The EU is working to soften the blow of Russia's food ban, but it may not be enough to offset the damage.






Sketch Guy: The Strange Allure of Higher Fees

NYT > Business - 5 hours 11 min ago
Most of the money going into all mutual funds lands in those with the lowest expenses, but that’s not true of “alternative” funds, where investors tend to pick higher-cost options.

3 Reasons Actavis plc Stock Could Rise

Actavis has been a top performing healthcare stock over the past year, with shares rising 71%. Here are three reasons why this stock could continue to post strong gains going forward.






Morgan Housel: Investors Have No Idea What They're Paying

Matt Trogdon and Morgan Housel talk investing.






U.S. Manufacturing Index Rose in August

WSJ.com What's News US - 5 hours 57 min ago
The U.S. manufacturing expansion revved up in August, according to a survey released Tuesday by the Institute for Supply Management.

U.S. Stocks Pause After Recent Gains

WSJ.com What's News US - 6 hours 1 min ago
U.S. stocks were little changed Tuesday, pausing after stock-market gains in August led to the largest monthly increases for the Dow industrials and the S&P 500 since February.

Defense News Roundup: Billions of Dollars for Transport; MRAPs Back in the News

Here's our weekly rundown of the major stories in defense spending.






3 Reasons Lockheed Martin Corporation's Stock Could Fall

A lot of investors love Lockheed Martin stock for a lot of reasons. But here are three reasons you might want to curb your enthusiasm.






Halliburton to Settle Deepwater Horizon Claims for $1.1 Billion

WSJ.com What's News US - 6 hours 16 min ago
Halliburton Co. said it agreed to a $1.1 billion settlement covering a substantial majority of claims related to the 2010 Deepwater Horizon rig explosion in the Gulf of Mexico.

Publisher of The Washington Post Will Resign

NYT > Business - 6 hours 17 min ago
Katharine Weymouth, the publisher for almost seven years, will be replaced by Frederick J. Ryan Jr., a founder of Politico and a former Reagan administration official.






3 Reasons Newfield Exploration Co.'s Stock Could Rise

Newfield Exploration has undergone a major reset, but now it's positioned to reap the benefits of those efforts.






DealBook: Moelis & Co. Hires Cantor, Ex-House Majority Leader, as Vice Chairman

NYT > Business - 6 hours 29 min ago
Eric Cantor, who suffered a surprising electoral defeat this year, will be joining Moelis & Company as vice chairman and a director on its board.






Compuware to Be Acquired by Thoma Bravo

WSJ.com What's News US - 6 hours 40 min ago
Software developer Compuware Corp. agreed to be taken private by Thoma Bravo LLC for about $2.5 billion.

3 Reasons Suncor Energy's Stock Could Rise

Breaking down why the long-term future for Suncor Energy is worth investing in.






Washington Post Publisher Weymouth Stepping Down

WSJ.com What's News US - 6 hours 43 min ago
Washington Post publisher Katharine Weymouth announced that she is stepping down effective Oct. 1, marking the last departure from the newspaper of a member of the Graham family.

Will Facebook Messenger Dominate Despite Poor Reviews?

Facebook's move to unbundle Messenger may have angered its users, but it appears to have been a success.






Why Clean Energy Fuels Corp Stock Has Crashed 23% in 2014

Fear and greed have been largely behind the volatility in Clean Energy Fuels' stock price movement in 2014, rather than anything fundamentally wrong with the business.






Markets Are Flat Ahead of Central Bank Meetings

NYT > Business - 7 hours 5 min ago
Investors were looking ahead to the August employment report, expected on Friday.






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