Super committee deal would have made it easier for Congress to extend temporary tax breaks that are buoying the economy. The likely debacle of the super committee could trim growth by ending those tax breaks.
The euro debt crisis deal reached in Brussels is stirring cautious optimism in the Asian and European markets. But the specifics have yet to be worked out.
Dreamliner orders took a hit with one Chinese airline cancelling its order for 24 Dreamliners. But another Chinese airline said Wednesday it would not cancel its Dreamliner order.
Federal Reserve will start purchasing assets again, some market observers predict. The chances of the Federal Reserve starting another round of quantitative easing shot up in the last week as markets became unstable.
Wall Street, after the worst week in years, heard one good piece of news. Friday's jobs report proved better than expected.