• Family Dollar fights billionaires at the gate
• 22 possible earnings-season gems
• European firms to show stronger profit growth
• Trading Deck: Earnings caution
Wells Fargo earnings: Here’s what to expect
• Alcoa's profit margin cheers Wall Street
• New exchange-traded note bets on women
Uninsured higher in ‘red’ states post-Obamacare
• Celgene's arthritis drug fails a test; stock up
• Another fed contract for Obamacare contractor
Foreign home buyers flock to properties in the U.S.
• 10 U.S. cities with most foreign-company jobs
Smartphone dependency fuels other addictions
Dangers of flying blind investing for retirement
• How 1% can add $1 million to retirement
• 9 things you need to know about 401(k) fees
10 companies that own nearly all the food
These conglomerates are responsible for almost all the processed food, candy and beverages stocked on supermarket shelves.
• Kim Kardashian critiques PepsiCo CEO Nooyi
• European stocks weaken for fifth straight day
• IBM to spend $3 bln on cloud-chip development
• Costco same-store sales rise 6% in June
• Italy's industrial output unexpectedly fell in May
• Samsung faces new allegations on child labor
• World Cup: Argentina to face Germany in final
• French industrial output drops unexpectedly
• Man surrenders, accused of killing six in Texas
• Honda recalls 175,000 hybrids in Japan: report
• Ex-New Orleans mayor sentenced to 10 years
Chinese hackers access key U.S. data
Digital intruders have accessed a sensitive U.S. network containing federal employees' personal data, the NYT reports.
• China's exports come in on the weak side
• Japan machine orders see worst plunge ever
• Indonesian elections: Both candidates claim win
• Typhoon hits Japan’s main Kyushu Island
Draghi calls for rules to align Europe economies
The ECB president wants powers to help narrow the economic differences between euro-zone countries.
• U.S. vs. Europe, in one chart
• Das: ECB needs better plan for the economy
• Is Germany leading euro zone to no-growth cliff?
Far from Wall Street, an inflation dove flies
Here's why economist Lacy Hunt is sticking to a view that inflation is set to fall, even as Wall Street firms raise their forecasts.
• Gasoline prices set to curb economic growth?
If ever the market flashed a ‘sell’ signal, it’s now
Insight: If you’ve studied bear markets, you know how this story will end, writes Michael Sincere.
Another sign the bull market is nearing its end
Commentary: Companies no longer want to buy their own shares, a worrisome sign, writes Mark Hulbert.
Lerner emailed IRS workers to be cautious over email
Former IRS official Lois Lerner warned her agency colleagues in 2013 to "be cautious" about what they say in emails — in an email.
U.S. teens struggle to read a pay slip
Less than one-third could identify how much money they would get after deductions, a PISA study on financial literacy finds.
• Paying bills for adult kids? Try tough love
Boehner disagrees with Palin on Obama
Speaker shoots down Sarah Palin's call to impeach the president.
• Obama urges Congress to pass border bill
• Boehner’s lawsuit against Obama takes shape
• Obama in Colorado: pot and a horse mask
Cupcakes are what’s wrong with America
Commentary: Al Lewis is glad Crumbs is folding, but he doesn’t think it’s the end of the era of narcissism.
The secret of why these 10 funds beat indexers
The more active stock-picking that mutual fund managers do, the better their long-run return, writes Conrad de Aenlle.
• Gunderson: Solving mystery of asset allocation
6 companies set to report huge earnings gains
Analysis: The weather-related slump appears to be giving way to a profit rebound for U.S. corporations, writes Phil van Doorn.
• Dow 17,000 is on the wrong side of history
• Today's bubbles aren't like those of the past
Hong Kong's Hang Seng ends up 0.3% at 23,238.99
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