Alibaba Prices IPO at $68 a Share
Alibaba's shares priced Thursday at $68, at the high end of expectations, in what is one of the world's largest initial public offerings ever.
Pound, Stocks Rise
The British pound rose against the U.S. dollar and hit its highest levels in years against the euro and yen after Scotland voted to remain within the U.K.
Oil-Price Quirk Sends Crude Out to Sea
Big oil companies and traders are stashing millions of barrels of crude on massive tankers bobbing in the ocean, in a bid to profit from a quirk in oil markets.
Home Depot Breach Outstrips Target's
Home Depot said 56 million cards may have been compromised in a five-month attack on its payment terminals, making the breach much bigger than the holiday attack at Target.
Yen Is Weaker Tonic for Japan
Japan is getting less bang from the rising buck. That is the message investors are sending after a month in which the yen slipped to a six-year low against the dollar.
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