Stock markets fell for third consecutive day Wednesday, following alarming news over the weekend that the coronavirus had spread much further than originally thought. Meanwhile, Treasury bonds TMUBMUSD10Y, -1.54%, Swiss francs FXF, -0.02%, and gold GLD, +0.44%  — assets that generally attract investor interest in times of turmoil — rose.Read More →

Happy Thursday MarketWatchers. Don’t miss these top stories: Barron’s wants to recognize people and organizations whose products, services, or education programs are making an impact to improve the financial health of individuals across the U.S. Be sure to head to barrons.com/celebrates for more information and to submit a nomination byRead More →

It didn’t take long for the candidates at Wednesday night’s Democratic presidential primary debate to turn their attention to health care. Sen. Bernie Sanders, a Vermont independent, said that he would never sign a bill that would reduce benefits enjoyed by Las Vegas’s powerful culinary union. The union has expressedRead More →