Wall Street: Housing report helps stocks
Housing rebound. Some good news on the housing industry has helped stocks, but investors are sorting through lots of other conflicting news.
Morgan Stanley's results. Morgan Stanley one-upped its rival Goldman Sachs by reporting a quarterly profit this morning, but the numbers aren't as good as they look.
From AIG to Occu-Pie. The pizza shop peddling "Occu-Pie" pizzas to the protesters in lower Manhattan had to find new business after a previous big customer -- American International Group -- encountered trouble.
Historic justice. Nassim Taleb advocates a return to Hammurabi's code in dealing with the banks.
Demonstrating intelligence. Are you smarter than a Wall Street protester? Here's your chance to find out.
-- Nathaniel Popper
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