U.S. Job Gains Slow to 661,000 in September
“The pace of jobs recovery apparent in today’s report suggests that we will be counting the employment recovery in years, not months or quarters."
Japan’s Cabinet Approves $122B Stimulus Package
The country has struggled with a slump of exports, a sales tax hike in October, and natural disasters.
Currency Risk Mounts as U.S. Dollar Rises
Companies trading with foreign firms whose debt is denominated in U.S. dollars are on especially shaky ground.