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MarketWatch for Wednesday, December 11, 2013

If you're keeping on top of the stock markets this morning, Wednesday, December 11, 2013...
If you're keeping on top of the stock markets this morning, Wednesday,  December 11, 2013...

The Nikkei is down 96 points in Tokyo today.
On Wall Street, the Dow fell 52 points Tuesday.
And the Nasdaq slipped 8.


U.S. employers advertised the most job openings in more than five years in October, and  the number of people quitting their jobs also reached a five-year high.
But that encouraging news about jobs did little to boost stocks.

The founder of Lululemon Athletica is stepping down as chairman of the board  after his comments about women's bodies caused a backlash. In a recent interview, Chip Wilson said some women's bodies; "just don't actually work for Lululemon pants because their thighs rubbing over time will cause pilling."  In march, Lululemon had to pull its popular yoga pants from stores following complaints that they were too sheer
           
A child advocacy group wants Fisher Price to recall its newest bouncy seat. The seat comes with an attachment where parents can insert an ipad so baby can watch video content aimed at newborns to toddlers. But the campaign for a commercial-free childhood says it's not healthy for a baby's development and encourages parents to leave their baby alone. The American Academy Of Pediatrics recommends no screen time at all for children under the age of two.


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