The S&P 500 falls to a fresh low for the year. Here’s where stocks may go next

The S&P 500 broke below its June low, and Wall Street is debating whether the sell-off is nearing an end or is more pain in store for investors. The S & P 500 briefly fell to 3,623 Tuesday, a new bear market low, below its June intraday low of 3,636. The market continued to test … Read more

Larry Summers blasts UK’s ‘utterly irresponsible’ tax policy

Larry Summers Cameron Costa | CNBC LONDON — Former US Treasury Secretary Larry Summers on Tuesday warned that the UK has lost sovereign credibility after the new government’s fiscal policy sent markets into a tailspin. The British pound hit an all-time low against the dollar in the early hours of Monday morning, before recovering slightly … Read more

Giorgia Meloni and far-right Brothers of Italy top vote

The political leader of the Brothers Of Italy, Giorgia Meloni. Marco Cantile | light rocket | Getty Images Italians are on course to elect the country’s first female prime minister and the first government led by the far-right since the end of World War II. Giorgia Meloni’s Fratelli d’Italia (Brothers of Italy) party are set … Read more

Italy raised for hard-right leader as country votes in snap election

Giorgia Meloni, leader of the right-wing party Fratelli d’Italia (Brothers of Italy) holds a giant Italian national flag during a political rally on February 24, 2018 in Milan, Italy. Emanuele Cremaschi | Getty Images Italians head to the polls Sunday in a nationwide vote that could return the country’s first female prime minister and the … Read more