MARKETWATCH FRONT PAGE
If stock markets die in euphoria, as Sir John Templeton once famously said, then what transpired on CNBC’s Halftime Report on Friday may be the closest to the sort of exuberance that might make the British investor and fund manager’s ears prick up. See full story.
Gulf Coast braces for deadly Hurricane Nate, only hours away from New Orleans
Storm strengthens to a hurricane overnight — though not as powerful as Harvey or Irma — and heads for New Orleans, as President Trump approves federal disaster relief for Louisiana. See full story.
The death of the cover letter — and other ways robot are changing hiring
While automation will make the hiring process faster and easier, it has some major caveats. See full story.
Why ‘beer bellies’ are a myth — and new research on why beer may be good for you
The Great American Beer Festival takes place this weekend. See full story.
‘Fraud.’ ‘More than a fad.’ The words Wall Street CEOs are using to describe bitcoin
Seems not a day goes by without some Wall Street VIP or financial luminary deciding it’s time for them to weigh in on bitcoin and cryptocurrencies. Here’s a roundup of the latest high-profile statements. See full story.
MARKETWATCH PERSONAL FINANCE
As Harvey Weinstein takes a leave of absence, there are many ramifications of such behavior. See full story.