BC-Money & Markets Digest
Money & Markets modules for Saturday, Jan. 5
THE WEEK AHEAD
The Federal Reserve will release its consumer credit data for November on Tuesday. Beer, wine and spirits maker Constellation Brands reports its earnings on Wednesday. Freddie Mac, the mortgage company, releases weekly mortgage rates on Thursday.
Marriott shares jumped Friday after the hotel chain said that fewer guest records were compromised in the data breach than initially thought.
U.S. power emissions fall
Emissions of carbon dioxide in the U.S. electric power sector have declined 28 percent since 2005, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration, part of the Department of Energy.
AngloGold Ashanti (AU)
Marathon Petroleum (MPC)
Schwab Hedged Equity Fund (SWHEX)
The fund is small with only $260 million in assets. Its below-average fees and positive parent rating help support its “Bronze” rating, Morningstar says.
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