NewsWatch: Sept. 30 is historically the worst day of the year for stock-market investors
MARKETWATCH FRONT PAGE
September’s reputation for being a dismal month for stocks is likely to come into focus again on Wednesday as historical data suggest that Sept. 30 is among the worst trading days of the year. See full story.
China’s terrifying glass bridge is now open
A 300-meter-long glass bridge opened this month at Shiniuzhai National Geological Park in Pingjiang County, China. See full story.
Banksy’s Dismaland will be repurposed to help shelter refugees in France
Banksy says materials used to create the dystopian theme park Dismaland will be repurposed to help build shelter for refugees camped out at a port in northern France. See full story.
These numbers may matter more to the Chicago Cubs’ future than those 91 wins
The Cubs’ recent run of business-side successes could propel the franchise and its finances into the rarefied neighborhood occupied by such clubs as the Yankees and Red Sox. See full story.
Bull market in stocks will resume when we’re older and wiser
Younger people have to learn that equities aren’t always the best investments, says Mark Hulbert. See full story.
MARKETWATCH PERSONAL FINANCE
China, where driving a Buick and drinking a PBR are signs you’ve made it. See full story.