The Late Edition
The VIX closed at 25.25, up 1.51(6.36%).
On Friday, options trading saw heavy action in bullish contracts thatprofit if one of the market's more volatile sectorsbegins to rise.
Options Report: Bullish Friday bets on small caps From MarketWatch
George Soros will stop taking outside money for his hedge fund at year's end thanks to Dodd-Frank.
Soros Goes Private as Golden Era of Rock Star Traders Ends With Dodd-Frank
As we approach the weekend, traders will face another one waiting to see what happens with the debt impasse.
Wall St., Having Prepared for the Worst, Is in Wait-and-See Mode From NYT
On Thursday, the Treasury Department said it has an operating cash balance of $73.768 billion compared to Apple's $76.156 cash balance.
Apple has more cash on hand than the U.S. Treasury From The Washington Post
It was a disappointing day for GDP.
Yet another discouraging GDP report From Econbrowser
A look at this week's numbers
Surveying the Week's Wreckage From WSJ
Dodd-Frank just celebrated its first birthday. Let's take a look at a few data points that describe today'smarkets.
Questions to Ask on the One Year Anniversary of Dodd/Frank
From Seeking Alpha
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