Europe’s sovereign-debt crisis is far from over, and economies on the periphery of the euro zone remain deeply troubled. Unrest has simmered in Greece and Spain as protesters have railed against government-imposed austerity, while economic growth, the desperately needed cure for the Continent’s ills, seems … Read More
Here, at the end of the third-quarter earnings season, market action is about the same as it was in the first. Nothing has really changed, and nothing will change until it’s clear the U.S. economy won’t go over the fiscal cliff.
The market’s big issues … Read More