Stock-market investors brace for busiest week of earnings in October's final hurrah
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The S&P 500's tech giants will vie for attention as they barrage the market with third-quarter earnings in the week before the Nov. 3 election. See full story (http://www.marketwatch.com/story/stock-market-investors-brace-for-busiest-week-of-earnings-in-octobers-final-hurrah-11603490491).
Apple earnings will be missing the usual star attraction
The end of Apple Inc.'s fiscal year usually leads to a game of "How is the new iPhone doing," but that gets a little harder in 2020. See full story (http://www.marketwatch.com/story/apple-earnings-will-be-missing-the-usual-star-attraction-11603484812).
Trump, Biden debate pitches fail to make mark with these Pennsylvania voters
Despite a more civil and often substantive discussion of important issues for voters in the Keystone State than in the first presidential debate earlier this month, voters here told MarketWatch that the proceeding did little to change their minds, just 12 days from Election Day. See full story (http://www.marketwatch.com/story/trump-biden-debate-pitches-fail-to-make-mark-with-these-pennsylvania-voters-11603480876).
Markets are driving shift to green energy away from oil and gas dependence regardless of election winner -- the difference is how fast
The U.S. will transition to a clean-energy mix regardless of who wins the White House. But the pace of that change, and with it, the toll on the environment, could look dramatically different depending on the election outcome. See full story (http://www.marketwatch.com/story/u-s-is-shifting-to-green-energy-away-from-oil-and-gas-dependence-regardless-of-election-winner-the-difference-is-how-fast-11603414892).
The inventor of the '4% rule' just changed it
Bill Bengen says the now-iconic rule was always treated too simplistically See full story (http://www.marketwatch.com/story/the-inventor-of-the-4-rule-just-changed-it-11603380557).
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Researchers asked high-net worth investors what goes through their mind when they think about equity exposure. See full story (http://www.marketwatch.com/story/the-no-1-difference-between-millionaire-investors-and-the-rest-of-us-2020-10-20).
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