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BlackRock is banking on a business that could reach $12 trillion in the next five years, according to its CEO

BLACKROCK IS BANKING ON A BUSINESS THAT COULD REACH $12 TRILLION IN THE NEXT FIVE YEARS, ACCORDING TO ITS CEO

Exchange-traded funds' assets could jump from $4.7 trillion this year to $12 trillion in 2023, according to BlackRock CEO Larry Fink. BlackRock's...

The Dow jumps more than 350 points

THE DOW JUMPS MORE THAN 350 POINTS

Stocks jumped Tuesday as strong earnings and economic data lifted spirits on Wall Street. The three major US indices had shed about...

 
 
 
Millennials are buying the Netflix dip ahead of earnings

MILLENNIALS ARE BUYING THE NETFLIX DIP AHEAD OF EARNINGS

Netflix will report its third-quarter results after Tuesday's closing bell. Shares have fallen more than 20% since peaking in June...

Connecting the dots: The trade war with China and feeding America's poor

CONNECTING THE DOTS: THE TRADE WAR WITH CHINA AND FEEDING AMERICA'S POOR

I was struck last week by an article in the Wall Street Journal with this intriguing title: “Food Banks Reap Unexpected Bounty From...

 
 
 
Here comes Morgan Stanley earnings

HERE COMES MORGAN STANLEY EARNINGS

Morgan Stanley is set to announce third quarter earnings results Tuesday morning. Here are some of the key numbers analysts are expecting. Revenue...

Australia says it's open to moving its Israeli embassy to Jerusalem - and it could affect the country's trade deals

AUSTRALIA SAYS IT'S OPEN TO MOVING ITS ISRAELI EMBASSY TO JERUSALEM - AND IT COULD AFFECT THE COUNTRY'S TRADE DEALS

Lior Mizrahi/Getty Images Indonesia may be considering killing off a trade deal with Australia after it raised the idea of moving its...

 
 
 
Retail Sales increased 0.1% in September

RETAIL SALES INCREASED 0.1% IN SEPTEMBER

On a monthly basis, retail sales increased 0.1 percent from August to September , and sales were up 6.6 percent from August 2017. From...

Jeff Bezos: Today's internet is a 'confirmation bias machine' that could help autocratic regimes

JEFF BEZOS: TODAY'S INTERNET IS A 'CONFIRMATION BIAS MACHINE' THAT COULD HELP AUTOCRATIC REGIMES

At the Wired 25 conference on Monday, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos weighed in on the current state of social media. "I worry that some of...

 
 
 
The Engineer in the Google vs. Uber ‘Stolen Tech' Case Really Was Terrible

THE ENGINEER IN THE GOOGLE VS. UBER ‘STOLEN TECH' CASE REALLY WAS TERRIBLE

Anthony Levandowski, the controversial former Google engineer at the center of the major lawsuit between Uber and Waymo over trade...

$7.2 billion Twilio is spending $2 billion to buy one of its publicly-traded partners

$7.2 BILLION TWILIO IS SPENDING $2 BILLION TO BUY ONE OF ITS PUBLICLY-TRADED PARTNERS

Twilio, which makes communication tools for websites, is acquiring SendGrid. SendGrid, an email marketing platform, went public in...

 
 
 
Canopy Growth spikes to a record high as Canada gets ready to legalize weed

CANOPY GROWTH SPIKES TO A RECORD HIGH AS CANADA GETS READY TO LEGALIZE WEED

Weed stocks surged on Monday in the wake of Canada planning to legalize marijuana on Wednesday. Canopy Growth hit a record high, soaring...

MORGAN STANLEY: Here's how Amazon can offset $3 billion of wage increases

MORGAN STANLEY: HERE'S HOW AMAZON CAN OFFSET $3 BILLION OF WAGE INCREASES

Amazon 's wage hike will take effect in two weeks, and Morgan Stanley says its cost is "manageable." The compensation increase will...

 
 
 
Don Cheadle Trolls Fans Over Avengers 4 Title

DON CHEADLE TROLLS FANS OVER AVENGERS 4 TITLE

Avengers 4 star Don Cheadle trolls fans over the film's highly-anticipated title reveal on social media. Marvel Studios celebrated...

Fendi's $990 shawl looks like a furry vagina

FENDI'S $990 SHAWL LOOKS LIKE A FURRY VAGINA

Just in time for fall, Italian fashion house Fendi is selling a $990 fur shawl. But some social media users say the pink silk scarf...

 
 
 
Mariah Carey Announces New Album 'Caution'

MARIAH CAREY ANNOUNCES NEW ALBUM 'CAUTION'

Mariah Carey is officially back in business. Mimi took to social media to announce the title and release date of her much-hyped forthcoming...

A Guy Who Owns an Island Wants to Trade Some Waterfront Property for a Porsche 911 GT2 RS

A GUY WHO OWNS AN ISLAND WANTS TO TRADE SOME WATERFRONT PROPERTY FOR A PORSCHE 911 GT2 RS

You there, do you happen to have a 2018 Porsche 911 GT2 RS? Of course you don't! But if you did, this guy would trade you a big chunk...

 
 
 
30 Captions For Fall Pictures With Your Dog That Are Pawsitively Adorable

30 CAPTIONS FOR FALL PICTURES WITH YOUR DOG THAT ARE PAWSITIVELY ADORABLE

Let's be honest: Sweater weather is the best weather. The leaves are changing from vibrant greens to hues of orange and red, and the...

 
 
 
Sears has confirmed plans to shut down 142 more stores, and will hold massive liquidation sales

SEARS HAS CONFIRMED PLANS TO SHUT DOWN 142 MORE STORES, AND WILL HOLD MASSIVE LIQUIDATION SALES

Sears said Monday that it will close 142 more stores, part of its plans to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. Massive liquidation sales...

Global stock market sell-off resumes as Saudi sanction fears push oil higher

GLOBAL STOCK MARKET SELL-OFF RESUMES AS SAUDI SANCTION FEARS PUSH OIL HIGHER

Global stock markets continue to fall as risk-off environment remains strong. Asian stock indexes lost as much as 1.9% in Monday's...