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Millennials set to make presence felt in housing
• San Francisco a case study in housing cool-off
• City-by-city house prices: Miami gains steam
• Big-city home prices below bubble-era peaks
• Powell: Focus is on housing, not health care
• Landlords are getting even meaner
PayPal is part of growing payments systems in U.S.
Spinoff from EBay makes PayPal a big player in the payment processing business along with handful of other heavy-hitters.
• PayPal welcomes Apple as rival
• EBay to spin off PayPal business
• Apple nudges PayPal deeper into bitcoin
• Analysts have high expectations for Apple Pay
Apple gears for ‘insatiable’ iPhone 6 demand in China
• Look beyond Samsung's rivalry with Apple
• Apple may owe $200 mln in back taxes to EU
• Apple, Fiat tax deals broke state-aid rules: EU
Banks refashion branches as consumer habits shift
• Bank of America ‘chips’ its debit cards
Netflix to roll out sequel to ‘Crouching Tiger’ film
• DreamWorks deal derails, but share fall muted
Russia capital controls show sanctions working Analysis: If Russia is thinking about imposing capital controls, it signals that Moscow is feeling the heat from sanctions, writes William Watts.
• Ruble in free fall as dollar gains strength
• Trading Deck: Baltics next on Putin's agenda
• GoPro’s new cameras for those who go slower
• California to ban single-use plastic bags
• Balmy London hampers retailer
• Chicago PMI slows to 60.5 in September
• Consumer confidence falls sharply
• Bond market’s terrible September in one chart
The most ticketed car in America is…
Some vehicles receive more violations than others.
Langley is just one surprising Starbucks location
Starbucks has more than 20,000 stores. These eight locations stand out from the rest.
• 10 things Starbucks would rather we not know
Why you should invest like Harvard
Trading Deck: Endowment has lagged index funds, but a closer look and a longer time horizon change the view.
Ford slices full-year profit view
Just three months into the top job at Ford, Mark Fields slashes full-year profit outlook.
• Did market overpunish Ford? (24/7 Wall St.)
• Ford continues to slide back in the pack
Wal-Mart: No seat belt in Tracy Morgan crash
Retailer argues that the comedian “acted unreasonably” in failing to wear seat belt.
Germany fights on two fronts to preserve eurozone
Opinion: More opposition than ever for Merkel and ECB, say Adriano Bosoni and Mark Fleming-Williams.
• Eurozone inflation hits five-year low
One very shocking wildlife stat
Earth's human population has just about doubled from 1970. But what has happened to the planet's wildlife?
‘Umbrella Revolution’ risk to Hong Kong economy
The massive wave of pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong may deliver a hard blow to the territory’s economy, and even all of China, analysts say.
• On the streets with young protesters
• Democracy protests in Hong Kong: slide show
• Hong Kong stocks slide in September
The Fed would like to do it all, but it can’t
Opinion: Fed officials may say there’s nothing the central bank can’t do when it comes to managing the economy, but Irwin Kellner says that isn’t exactly true.
Ignore the ‘Goldman tapes’
Opinion: The New York Fed sold out, and that’s all you need to know, writes David Weidner.
• A tough-on-Wall Street replacement for Holder?
Should you drink the annuity COLA?
RetireMentors: Stan Haithcock pores over the various types of inflation-adjusted annuities and strategies.
• Social Security strategies for married couples
Corporate debt feels heat from Pimco outflows
With billions of dollars fleeing Pimco, corporate debt and derivatives are feeling the most impact.
• Pimco ETF sees $446.5 million outflow: report
• Pimco Total Return Fund rating cut to bronze
• Bill Gross is easily the smartest guy at Janus
U.S. benchmarks teetering at major support levels
Analysis: The widely tracked U.S. benchmarks now face some important tests, notes Michael Ashbaugh.
• Hussman sees ‘ingredients of a market crash’
• Expect bigger, badder bubbles: Cody Willard
• Is this the correction? asks L.A. Little
• Jeff Reeves: This can’t be a stock bubble
Why you should ignore October crash warnings
RetireMentors: Pundits may say market crashes come in October. Don’t buy it, says Amit Chopra.
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