Markets head for new records

Markets look to start the week with new records. Investors are preparing for a number of important speeches ranging from Janet Yellen on interest rates to President Trump at the United Nations General Assembly. Yahoo Finance’s Alexis Christoforous, Myles Udland & Melody Hahm discuss these and the other big stories we’re covering today.

Today’s topics:

  • All eyes on Janet Yellen’s speech
  • President Donald Trump prepares major speech at UNGA
  • UN ambassador Nikki Haley makes major statement on North Korea
  • Caribbean prepares to get hit with another major storm
  • Northrop Grumman to buy Orbital ATK for $7.8B
  • Rite Aid pops as Walgreens deal nears
  • Nabriva Therapeutics runs successful trial of major treatment
  • Top Equifax executives “retire” after data breach
  • Gov. Cuomo wants stricter rules for credit reporting agencies
  • Amazon to deliver Fashion Week designs within 24 hours of debut
  • Toys ‘R’ Us considers filing for bankruptcy: Reports
  • Hulu wins best drama series at the Emmy Awards

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