- Retail Sales: up 0.25% in September
- Consumer Price Index: up 1.5% YoY in September
- New Residential Construction: 913,000 housing starts annualized in September
- Durable Goods Orders: $68.6 billion in September
- GDP: up 1.7% in Q3 2013
The Skybridge Capital fund of hedge funds founder will serve in the White House under President-elect Donald Trump.
The sale of 80% of McDonald's operations in China to well-heeled private-equity investors aims for a turnaround and shift to an asset-light mode.
This year's profitable trends look to persist into 2017.