BlackBerry Gets More Bidders, Ford Clings to Mulally: Market Recap

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U.S. stocks fell during trading on Monday as investors are becoming increasingly concerned that lawmakers won’t reach an agreement on the budget and the U.S. will consequently default on its debt. The Congressional Budget Office has said that lawmakers have until the end of the month before the country will become unable to pay its bills. If the government doesn’t allow the country to default on its debt, analysts are expecting the impact of the partial shutdown to be minimal.

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Gold: +0.95% to $1,322.40 per ounce Oil: -0.07% to $103.11 per barrel U.S. 10-Year: -0.59 to 2.011%