Bits & Bytes: Sharon Playhouse summer season; BCC fall courses; North Adams artist directory; Jeff Tweedy benefit concert

The Sharon Playhouse summer season will be held outdoors, but promises to be even more robust than last year’s. Photo courtesy Sharon Playhouse Sharon Playhouse announces mostly outdoor summer season…

Stocks may fall 15% by year-end, warns Morgan Stanley. Here are some portfolio moves investors might consider.

Morgan Stanley’s optimistic view of the economy isn’t keeping it from warning about a looming correction in the U.S. stock market.  “The issue is that the markets are priced for…

Afghanistan’s Fall And Its Possible Impact On The Global Financial Markets

Afghanistan has been thrown into turmoil over the past few days, and the effects of the fall of the government could go beyond the local market and affect the global…

Stock futures fall after retail sales disappoint, earnings come in mixed

Stocks fell on Tuesday, with the major indexes pulling back from record levels amid a mixed batch of earnings results from major retailers. A closely watched monthly report on retail…