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Dallas County screening 80 people for Ebola exposure
Stock image of Dallas, Texas, where a man from Liberia has been diagnosed with Ebola.  KENNY TONG/Shutterstock.com
Officials try to assess how Ebola exposure may have rippled outward after Liberian man’s arrival.
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Ebola prevention tips from the CDC
‘We can out-doctor Ebola’: Reddit forum

Restaurants find their baggage fee: It’s water
Many restaurants have stopped giving diners water for free. It's becoming almost like baggage fees for airlines: a profit center.  Shutterstock.com / Adam Radosavljevic
When even neighborhood places start charging for water, it’s time for Charles Passy to ask questions.

10 rental markets with the very worst returns
 Shutterstock
Those looking to buy a single-family home and rent it out may want to steer clear of the Northeast and California.
Most overvalued, undervalued home markets
San Francisco: case study in housing cool-off
Newton, Mass., tops best U.S. cities to live in

Medicare open enrollment: It pays to get it right
Medicare open enrollment: It pays to get it right Getty Images
With Medicare Advantage and prescription drug plans in flux, retirees and their families could face much bigger health-insurance bills in 2015.

These commodities ETFs can seed your portfolio
These commodities ETFs can seed your portfolio Getty Images
Commentary: Most commodity ETFs are long an index and aren’t designed for traders, writes Dave Fry, who singles out two funds that fit the bill.

Hong Kong protests ...
as seen by mainlanders
 Reuters
While media in mainland China isn't covering the Hong Kong protests much, social media is — and many believe the movement is a foreign plot.
Hong Kong government to wait out protesters
Stephen: China’s Hong Kong democracy crisis

Trading Strategies: Revving up car stocks
Terrence Horan/MarketWatch
Can you outrun the threats to the market in a high-performance auto stock? Our experts take a look at the sometimes overlooked sector. | Full report here
Buying Tesla, a market wild card
Auto-parts stocks bearish on auto makers
Is GM's bad news in the rear-view mirror?

Boomers vs. Millennials: Investing and saving
Boomers vs. Millennials: Investing and savings
Boomers say invest in stocks as early as you can. Millennials are just thankful to have a salary.
Need to know
European Central Bank keeps rates steady
Constellation Brands profit, sales miss views
Twitter lifted to overweight by J.P. Morgan
‘Angry Birds’ maker cutting 16% of workforce
Tablet market is reaching saturation: Citi
Allianz CEO Diekmann to leave in May
Bankrupt city can adjust pension payments
Microsoft offers first peek of Windows 10
Zombies in love are coming to social media


ECB live blog: Draghi under pressure
The ECB leaves rates unchanged, but watch for 'private QE' details at Mario Draghi's news conference.
Draghi’s opening statement
Draghi: ECB needs to take a tip from Hercules
Draghi comments give the euro a boost

5 things to know about the Wayfair IPO
5 things to know about the Wayfair IPO
The online furniture retailer prices its offering above the indicated range to raise $319 million.
Rocket Internet shares fall at debut
Virgin Money plans £150 million IPO in London


10 companies that missed the mark on earnings
Deep Dive: These are the biggest earnings misses. Still, shares of three have beaten the S&P 500 Index this year, writes Phil van Doorn.

7 reasons GoPro’s stock is likely to get dented
7 reasons GoPro stock is likely to get dented
Opinion: The shares probably can’t rise much further after tripling since June, writes Jeff Reeves.

Warren Buffett buys a car dealership
Buffett buys his first car dealerships
Planes, trains and now automobiles for Warren Buffett as he enters the fragmented market with the acquisition of Vay Tuyl car dealership for an undisclosed sum.

Why John Boehner is wooing Jeb Bush
Why John Boehner is wooing Jeb Bush
Boehner joins the list of those wanting a Bush 2016 candidacy. Plus, Holder-replacement choice narrows.
Pierson exit doesn’t solve Secret Service woes

How Jim Cramer called the big bond shake-up
How Cramer called the big bond shake-up
RetireMentors: The reason “bond king” Bill Gross was destined to leave Pimco isn’t so hard to understand, says Mitch Tuchman.
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Why you should invest like Harvard

Roubini warns
of rising
world risks
Geopolitical risks have multiplied, but markets have "remained buoyant, if not downright bubbly," says economist Nouriel Roubini, a.k.a. Dr. Doom. But that could change.
Case for ignoring October market crash talk
The Dow’s dive took out this key chart level
Will Halloween Indicator keep the bear away?

7 tips for living well on a fixed income
7 tips for living well on a fixed income
RetireMentors: A focus on health can take the pressure off your budget, says Dan Barnabic.

You may still be able to cut last year’s tax bill
You may still be able to cut last year’s taxes
If you extended your tax return to Oct. 15, it’s not too late to take advantage of these four tax-saving possibilities.

What you want instead of NYSE photos
MarketWatch chief Jeremy Olshan announces an end to photos of the NYSE trading floor. Instead, we're looking to your recommendations for alternatives.
The last photo we’ll ever run of the NYSE

What "South Park" can teach us about startups
‘South Park’ lessons about startups
"South Park" rips on America’s startup and crowdfunding culture, laced with some truths.

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Hang Seng
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Shanghai
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Singapore
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Euro
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Yen
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Pound
/quotes/zigman/4867886/realtime/sampled 1.61 -0.01 0.38%
Australia$
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DXY Index
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German 10y
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Italy 10yr
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Spain 10yr
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Japan 10yr
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Crude Oil
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Business 12.80% 12.80% 12.98%
Balance Transfer 12.82% 12.73% 12.66%
Student 13.24% 13.24% 13.27%
Cash Back 14.98% 14.91% 14.84%
Reward 15.05% 15.02% 14.97%
Airline 15.46% 15.46% 15.30%
Bad Credit 22.73% 22.73% 22.73%
Instant Approval 28.00% 28.00% 28.00%
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Officials try to assess how Ebola exposure may have rippled outward after Liberian man’s arrival.
Ebola treatment won’t reach market soon
Ebola prevention tips from the CDC
‘We can out-doctor Ebola’: Reddit forum

Restaurants find their baggage fee: It’s water
Many restaurants have stopped giving diners water for free. It's becoming almost like baggage fees for airlines: a profit center.  Shutterstock.com / Adam Radosavljevic
When even neighborhood places start charging for water, it’s time for Charles Passy to ask questions.

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 Shutterstock
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Medicare open enrollment: It pays to get it right Getty Images
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These commodities ETFs can seed your portfolio Getty Images
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Terrence Horan/MarketWatch
Can you outrun the threats to the market in a high-performance auto stock? Our experts take a look at the sometimes overlooked sector. | Full report here
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Boomers vs. Millennials: Investing and savings
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Constellation Brands profit, sales miss views
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Allianz CEO Diekmann to leave in May
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ECB live blog: Draghi under pressure
The ECB leaves rates unchanged, but watch for 'private QE' details at Mario Draghi's news conference.
Draghi’s opening statement
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7 reasons GoPro stock is likely to get dented
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Warren Buffett buys a car dealership
Buffett buys his first car dealerships
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Why John Boehner is wooing Jeb Bush
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How Jim Cramer called the big bond shake-up
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RetireMentors: The reason “bond king” Bill Gross was destined to leave Pimco isn’t so hard to understand, says Mitch Tuchman.
4 better alternatives to Bill Gross and Pimco
Why you should invest like Harvard

Roubini warns
of rising
world risks
Geopolitical risks have multiplied, but markets have "remained buoyant, if not downright bubbly," says economist Nouriel Roubini, a.k.a. Dr. Doom. But that could change.
Case for ignoring October market crash talk
The Dow’s dive took out this key chart level
Will Halloween Indicator keep the bear away?

7 tips for living well on a fixed income
7 tips for living well on a fixed income
RetireMentors: A focus on health can take the pressure off your budget, says Dan Barnabic.

You may still be able to cut last year’s tax bill
You may still be able to cut last year’s taxes
If you extended your tax return to Oct. 15, it’s not too late to take advantage of these four tax-saving possibilities.

What you want instead of NYSE photos
MarketWatch chief Jeremy Olshan announces an end to photos of the NYSE trading floor. Instead, we're looking to your recommendations for alternatives.
The last photo we’ll ever run of the NYSE

What "South Park" can teach us about startups
‘South Park’ lessons about startups
"South Park" rips on America’s startup and crowdfunding culture, laced with some truths.

6 cruises that will make you smarter
For some, a vacation is a time to kick back and relax. But for others, it’s a time to learn something new — be it oenology, Greek mythology or astronomy.
/conga/frontpage.html 321684
Record share of U.S. income spent on college
Americans are spending a greater percentage of their income on college than ever before.
Why you should invest like Harvard

The most ticketed car in America
Some vehicles receive more violations than others. Find out which get the most, by far.

Don’t let rate fears scare you out of bonds
RetireMentors: Fears of nominal losses from bonds outweigh potentially bigger ones from stocks, notes Paul Merriman.
How preferred stocks add income to a portfolio
Should you drink the annuity COLA?

4 ways U.S. companies can help the country
Opinion: U.S. corporations could have a major impact on the economy, and earn decent returns, in at least four ways, writes Jeremy Wiesen.
Buffett wins as Coca-Cola alters executive pay
/conga/today.html 321666

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Unchanged
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Decliners
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Nasdaq
/quotes/zigman/12633936/realtime 4,387 -35 0.79%
S&P 500
/quotes/zigman/3870025/realtime 1,933 -13 0.66%
GlobalDow
/quotes/zigman/629063/realtime 2,476 -30 1.21%
Gold
/quotes/zigman/635641/delayed 1,213 -3 0.21%
Oil
/quotes/zigman/2196860/delayed 90.06 -0.67 0.74%
FTSE 100
/quotes/zigman/3173262/delayed 6,446 -111 1.69%
DAX
/quotes/zigman/2380246/delayed 9,196 -186 1.99%
CAC 40
/quotes/zigman/3173214/delayed 4,243 -123 2.81%
FTSE MIB
/quotes/zigman/1482176/delayed 19,895 -811 3.92%
IBEX 35
/quotes/zigman/2759620/delayed 10,418 -335 3.12%
Stoxx 600
/quotes/zigman/2380150/delayed 332 -8 2.40%
Asia Dow
/quotes/zigman/6959860/realtime 3,031 -32 1.06%
Nikkei 225
/quotes/zigman/5986735/delayed 15,662 -420 2.61%
Hang Seng
/quotes/zigman/2622475/delayed 22,933 -296 1.28%
Shanghai
/quotes/zigman/1859015/delayed 2,364 +6 0.26%
Sensex
/quotes/zigman/1652085/delayed 26,568 -63 0.23%
Singapore
/quotes/zigman/1709939/delayed 3,229 -35 1.08%
Euro
/quotes/zigman/4867933/realtime/sampled 1.27 +0.01 0.41%
Yen
/quotes/zigman/4868099/realtime/sampled 108.17 -0.72 0.66%
Pound
/quotes/zigman/4867886/realtime/sampled 1.61 -0.01 0.35%
Australia$
/quotes/zigman/4867876/realtime/sampled 0.88 +0.00 0.56%
DXY Index
/quotes/zigman/1652083/delayed 85.60 -0.31 0.36%
WSJ $ Idx
/quotes/zigman/9625991/realtime 77.56 -0.26 0.33%
U.S. 10yr
/quotes/zigman/15866666/realtime 2.40 +0.01 0.56%
German 10y
/quotes/zigman/15866409/realtime 0.86 0.00 0.16%
Italy 10yr
/quotes/zigman/15866497/realtime 2.33 +0.04 1.75%
Spain 10yr
/quotes/zigman/15866444/realtime 2.13 +0.05 2.52%
U.K. 10yr
/quotes/zigman/15866328/realtime 2.33 -0.03 1.42%
Japan 10yr
/quotes/zigman/15866525/realtime 0.52 -0.01 1.34%
Crude Oil
/quotes/zigman/2196860/delayed 90 -1 0.74%
Gold
/quotes/zigman/635641/delayed 1,213 -3 0.21%
Corn
/quotes/zigman/3098927/delayed 320 -1 0.31%
DJIA F
/quotes/zigman/25835223/delayed 16,701 -39 0.23%
S&P F
/quotes/zigman/21588523/delayed 1,939 -2 0.11%
Silver
/quotes/zigman/635603/delayed 17 0 1.33%

Quotes

Symbol Price Change % Change
FB /quotes/zigman/9962609/composite 76.28 -0.27 -0.36%
AAPL /quotes/zigman/68270/composite 98.65 -0.53 -0.53%
GOOG /quotes/zigman/30194416/composite 566.21 -2.07 -0.36%
BAC /quotes/zigman/190927/composite 16.75 -0.08 -0.45%
C /quotes/zigman/5065548/composite 50.87 -0.23 -0.45%
F /quotes/zigman/264304/composite 14.50 -0.09 -0.62%
T /quotes/zigman/398198/composite 34.98 0.02 0.05%
BP /quotes/zigman/247026/composite 42.79 -0.89 -2.04%
GE /quotes/zigman/227468/composite 25.09 -0.07 -0.28%
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5 yr CD
1.5%
2 yr CD
0.9%
1 yr CD
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MMA $10K+
0.4%
MMA $50K+
0.6%

National averages from Bankrate.com

You Don’t Need Another Credit Card, You Need A Better One.
Avg. APR Last Week 6 Months
Low Interest 10.37% 10.37% 10.33%
Business 12.80% 12.80% 12.98%
Balance Transfer 12.82% 12.73% 12.66%
Student 13.24% 13.24% 13.27%
Cash Back 14.98% 14.91% 14.84%
Reward 15.05% 15.02% 14.97%
Airline 15.46% 15.46% 15.30%
Bad Credit 22.73% 22.73% 22.73%
Instant Approval 28.00% 28.00% 28.00%
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Student 13.24% 13.24% 13.27%
Cash Back 14.98% 14.91% 14.84%
Reward 15.05% 15.02% 14.97%
Airline 15.46% 15.46% 15.30%
Bad Credit 22.73% 22.73% 22.73%
Instant Approval 28.00% 28.00% 28.00%
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