Emerging Market Stocks Decline (EEM) Apr 15, 2014 11:30AM

Emerging market stocks declined Tuesday with iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF (NYSE: EEM) falling nearly 2.5%. The fall is tied in part to negative money supply and credit data out of China. In addition, tensions in Ukraine weighed on sentiment.


U.S. deficit will be $492 Billion this year, according to CBO. Apr 14, 2014 11:06AM

U.S. deficit will be $492 Billion this year, according to CBO.


UPDATE: Herbalife Ltd. (HLF) Facing Criminal Probe - FT Apr 11, 2014 03:51PM

(Updated - April 11, 2014 3:51 PM EDT)

Herbalife Ltd. (NYSE: HLF) is facing a criminal investigation by the DOJ and the FBI, according the Financial Times. The company is already facing a civil investigation into allegations it is a pyramid scheme, a theory put forward by hedge fund manager Bill Ackman. Shares are down over 10% heading into the close of trading, serving up another blow to supporters like Carl Icahn.

http://www.ft.com/intl/cms/s/0/a9833e96-c198-11e3-b95f-00144feabdc0.html?siteedition=intl#axzz2ybnlY0D2


UPDATE: NSA Exploited Heartbleed Bug for Years - Bloomberg Apr 11, 2014 03:27PM

(Updated - April 11, 2014 3:27 PM EDT)

Internet companies scrambled to protect user accounts this week after word spread about a security threat called the Heartbleed Bug. The bug allows hackers to scrape a server's memory and gathering sensitive user data including usernames, passwords, and credit card numbers.

Adding to the controversy, Bloomberg reported on Friday that The National Security Agency knew about the flaw for at least two years and regularly used it to gather intelligence.

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-04-11/nsa-said-to-have-used-heartbleed-bug-exposing-consumers.html


UPDATE: NSA Exploited Heartbleed Bug for Years - Bloomberg Apr 11, 2014 03:27PM

(Updated - April 11, 2014 3:27 PM EDT)

Internet companies scrambled to protect user accounts this week after word spread about a security threat called the Heartbleed Bug. The bug allows hackers to scrape a server's memory and gathering sensitive user data including usernames, passwords, and credit card numbers.

Adding to the controversy, Bloomberg reported on Friday that The National Security Agency knew about the flaw for at least two years and regularly used it to gather intelligence.

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-04-11/nsa-said-to-have-used-heartbleed-bug-exposing-consumers.html


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