The chairman of the New York Stock Exchange says the stock market is not a casino. This is what academic research says.

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‘If the major Dogecoin holders sell most of their coins, they will get my full support’ – Elon Musk The price of the cryptocurrency, which was on the verge of $ 50,000 over the weekend, rebounded to start the week. Oil futures hit a 13-month high as global stocks rally with U.S. markets closed The rally in commodities, which some say is the start of a supercycle, continued Monday, boosting resource stocks on the Monday. See full story I am 64 years old, single, and considering retirement after battling cancer – I have $ 1.6 million. Should I Retire? Do you have any questions about your retirement, including where to live? Email us at HelpMeRetire@MarketWatch.com See the full story. MARKETWATCH PERSONAL FINANCE The long-term impacts of the shift to e-learning are unknown, say the Georgetown researchers. See the full story.