Gold prices should rise with bailouts of Greece, other euro nations, says analyst Jay Taylor. Gold prices edged above $1,500 an ounce as Greece neared approval of austerity plan.
A potential merger would make a German company majority owners of the New York Stock Exchange, the symbolic headquarters of American capitalism.
Stock market merger between London Stock Exchange and TMX Group will create one of the largest stock exchanges in the world.
The GM stock price ends at $34.19 on its first day of trading, as the company's recent profitability stokes demand for the IPO stock. The $23.1 billion raised will help pay back the US Treasury.
Canada arrested three citizens this week on allegations they were conspiring to facilitate terrorist activity. Homegrown terrorism is a rising concern, but some analysts have cautioned against encouraging radicalism by overstating the problem.
Individual investors normally feel powerless at shareholder meetings, but one man is trying to rally them together through a "Global Proxy Exchange."