Aging boomers push Spam, diaper stocks to record valuations
Weird things are happening on Wall Street as baby boomer retirement becomes a reality.
U.S. stocks fluctuate as oil falls; dollar gains on Fed outlook
Oil drops after Iran to raise output to pre-sanction levels and the dollar gains versus peers before Fed meeting ends Wednesday.
3 ways that declines in stock prices could influence economic growth
Stock and currency swings could "weigh on the outlook for economic activity," says Fed chief Janet Yellen.
S&P 500 falls to 21-month low as oil slides past $27, bonds gain
The rout in the oil patch is rippling through financial markets amid growing signs that credit quality is worsening.
Dow Sinks 391 Points in Global Equity Rout as Crude Nears $29
Treasuries extended gains Friday as economic data and earnings added to concern that global growth is faltering.