14 min ago
The bio-pharma players that could benefit from ALS dunkings
MarketWatch's Jennifer Booton points out a few players in the bio-pharmaceutical space that may end up benefiting from a good dunking.
3 hrs ago
Parents, Don't Pay Off Your Children's Loans
Today young adults graduate with more student loan debt than their parents had. But advisors say parents helping graduates pay off their debt is a big no-no.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
LIVE: Whitman cites PC industry - challenges'
MarketWatch technology reporter Ben Pimentel live-blogged the Palo Alto, Calif.-based technology company's earnings call from San Francisco.
UPS breach: Credit card data may have been stolen from 51 locations
Customers who paid by credit card at 51 UPS Store locations across 24 states beware: Your information may have been siphoned by cybercriminals.
Sales of existing homes seen holding steady in July
The sales pace of previously owned homes likely held steady last month, staying close to the fastest pace since late 2013, according a consensus forecast.
Value in Young Sires at Keeneland September
Yearlings by young and unproven sires can be a risky investments, but those by proven sires tend to be more costly.
Investors, don't freak out! How to make money in the long run - video chat
As stocks flirt with records yet again, there's some unease the 5-year-old bull market may end soon - and perhaps abruptly.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Tues., Aug. 19: Home Depot Among Stocks to Watch
Home Depot, BHP Billiton and Medtronic are three stocks to watch today. MarketWatch's Victor Reklaitis joins Simon Constable on the News Hub with the details.
Eating Alone? You're Not the Only One
Americans eat most of their meals alone, with families finding it harder to square away time to eat together and a dramatic increase in single-person households.
Are Boys Financially Smarter Than Girls?
When it comes to money, many parents think boys are financially savvier than girls.
Clipper fans, get ready for sweaty, screaming Steve Ballmer
"The HARD-CORE CLIPPERS. That's us!" That was a rather enthusiastic new Clippers owner Steve Ballmer to fans at a rally on Monday night.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Slower inflation, faster home building in cards
A bit of good news for the economy: Inflation in the U.S. was probably tempered in July while home construction likely accelerated.
Facebook to test 'satire' tag after users mistake The Onion as real news
This article from The Onion was shared on Facebook last Friday by users who believed the fake study to be true.
Help me find the next lousy stock to crash
I need help. I need your help keeping an eye out for the next lousy stock that's going to crash.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Best of Marketwatch: Inventions
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Downton Abbey' promotional photo features Lord Grantham, Lady Edith ... and a continuity slip-up
Downton Abbey is positively crawling with staff, of both the upstairs and downstairs varieties, but apparently there's not a single Photoshop expert among them.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
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Why it's no easy task to determine what the GSEs should charge for their guarantee
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MarketWatch's Arends: 3 Reasons Why Stocks Can Rise Further
The S&P 500 has rebounded 2.6 percent from its low last Thursday, leaving it less than 2 percent away from its record high.
How retail sector sets up stocks
Kevin Marder is a guest columnist and a co-founder of MarketWatch. He is principal of Marder Investment Advisors Corp. and a contributor to The Gilmo Report .