NewsWatch: Stocks pressured ahead of earnings as job creation weakens
MARKETWATCH FRONT PAGE
Expect U.S. stocks to fall under pressure this week as a less-than-stellar earnings season starts ramping up, backed by further evidence of weak job creation. See full story.
No future schlock: Tesla’s awe-inspiring Model S
The all-electric Tesla Model S sedan is brilliant, beautiful, as user-friendly as a smartphone, fast as hell, quieter than C-Span, American made and years ahead of its luxury-sedan competition. But it isn’t perfect. See full story.
This handyman earned $ 14,000 in the last 30 days
He works for TaskRabbit in San Francisco and charges $ 150 an hour. See full story.
Don’t fight the Fed; invest with it
New book details ways investors can learn to invest based on the Federal Reserve’s monetary policy. See full story.
Morningstar researcher sees ‘dark side of Vanguard’s success’
A Morningstar researcher highlights a possible “dark side of Vanguard’s success,” as he puts it. The popularity of mutual funds and ETFs that track conventional indexes has potentially led to more volatility and marketplace fragility. See full story.
MARKETWATCH PERSONAL FINANCE
China, where driving a Buick and drinking a PBR are signs you’ve made it. See full story.