"Stocks turned lower Monday after ISM manufacturing index hit its lowest level since July 2009 and amid worries the nation's rating may still be downgraded despite a debt deal.

Stocks opened sharply higher after top U.S. lawmakers sealed a deal to raise the debt ceiling one day ahead of a deadline for a potential default."


"SEALED A DEAL" my arse.

(That is quid pro quo GE cheerleadin' their paid messiah).