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The Covid Economy Carves Deep Divide Between Haves…

A two-track recovery is emerging from the country’s pandemic-driven economic contraction. Some workers, companies and regions show signs of coming out fine or even stronger. The rest are mired in a deep decline with an…

U.S. Services Activity Rose as New Curbs Weighed…

The recovery for U.S. services businesses gained momentum in September, surveys of purchasing managers show, while fresh coronavirus restrictions hurt activity in Europe and Asia. The Institute for Supply Management’s nonmanufacturing index—a survey-based measure of…

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JPMorgan Probe Revived by Regulators’ Data Mining

WASHINGTON—Investigators probing whether traders at JPMorgan Chase & Co. rigged silver prices seven years ago decided there was no case to bring. Last week, the same agency hammered the megabank with a $920 million fine.…

U.S. Stock Futures Tick Higher on Muted Signs…

U.S. stocks rose Monday as investors cheered signs that political uncertainty may ebb following reports of President Trump’s improving health condition. The S&P 500 rose 1.5%, signaling that the broad market gauge may follow up…