The consumer finally has some fun money to spare. That is the good news.
Advisory Board stock rises 13% after Elliott Management's Paul Singer launches an activist campaign at the health care technology and consulting company.
Stocks closed lower on the final trading day of 2016, but all three indices close the year with gains.
Stocks moved mostly lower on the final day of trading of 2016, but all three indices are poised to close 2016 with gains.