MarketWatch News Break: Episodes

McDonald's is taking to social media to defend the quality of its food. And NPD Group's Harry Balzer says rivals in the fast-casual industry are what got us talking about it.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/marketwatch/podcasts/MarketWatchNewsBreak/~4/90PmgHK0dMo" height="1" width="1" />
A confluence of fears has triggered what one economist calls a correction.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/marketwatch/podcasts/MarketWatchNewsBreak/~4/L8R-LvL9tCM" height="1" width="1" />
You're seeing lower energy prices whether you live in Paris, Texas, or Paris, France. And it's all due to a "worry discount" in the oil market, says Tom Kloza of GasBuddy.com.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/marketwatch/podcasts/MarketWatchNewsBreak/~4/MDjWNfPwAag" height="1" width="1" />
Bankrate.com says many of us don't have extra money to spend; others are looking to save.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/marketwatch/podcasts/MarketWatchNewsBreak/~4/esRvjuirGCM" height="1" width="1" />
One sports marketer doesn't think Michael Phelps' endorsement career ended with his recent DUI.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/marketwatch/podcasts/MarketWatchNewsBreak/~4/SLLo4XtwzZw" height="1" width="1" />
A sports marketing expert says it indicates the popularity of live sports.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/marketwatch/podcasts/MarketWatchNewsBreak/~4/5Ji3rjbNp9A" height="1" width="1" />
Business travel has made a comeback since the recession, but companies are still trying to get the most out of their trips. Ardent Partners' Christopher Dwyer has some tips.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/marketwatch/podcasts/MarketWatchNewsBreak/~4/_prupYtkdZE" height="1" width="1" />
As the Dow plunges more than 300 points, Plimsoll Mark Capital's Jim Awad tells us why.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/marketwatch/podcasts/MarketWatchNewsBreak/~4/LvkeWPgq6ag" height="1" width="1" />
Payroll processor ADP counts a 4.5% increase in private sector pay during the third quarter.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/marketwatch/podcasts/MarketWatchNewsBreak/~4/P43AHlKgAUo" height="1" width="1" />
If new data are correct, housing economist Thomas Lawler says more households are "doubled-up." And he can't pin this on adult children moving back home.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/marketwatch/podcasts/MarketWatchNewsBreak/~4/08o_g9pLuWg" height="1" width="1" />
A new California law will protect customers who take to Yelp and other online services with a beef about a business.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/marketwatch/podcasts/MarketWatchNewsBreak/~4/CafsI7U275A" height="1" width="1" />
'Tis already the season when stores seek temporary workers for the holidays. John Challenger of Challenger, Gray and Christmas says this one is shaping up to be merrier than most.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/marketwatch/podcasts/MarketWatchNewsBreak/~4/jgHOlOXBSpE" height="1" width="1" />
What do women want from sports news produced with them in mind? Programming that doesn't play to stereotypes, says Purdue professor Cheryl Cooky.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/marketwatch/podcasts/MarketWatchNewsBreak/~4/wYxStLzSgl8" height="1" width="1" />
In a way, we've been paying for it since 2003, says Jim Krane of Rice University's Baker Institute.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/marketwatch/podcasts/MarketWatchNewsBreak/~4/-PPGf9gTguk" height="1" width="1" />
When Mattel loses the Disney princess dolls to Hasbro in 2016, Needham & Co.'s Sean McGowan says it'll be a "meaningful but not crippling blow to Mattel."<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/marketwatch/podcasts/MarketWatchNewsBreak/~4/Lqp8qosG7x4" height="1" width="1" />
General Motors thinks a change of scenery will do Cadillac a world of good. So it's moving luxury brand's headquarters to Manhattan.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/marketwatch/podcasts/MarketWatchNewsBreak/~4/KBtPntJig4Y" height="1" width="1" />
Real estate investors are starting to hand the baton to buyers who actually want to live in the homes. Is the market ready?<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/marketwatch/podcasts/MarketWatchNewsBreak/~4/gZavwBlgnwE" height="1" width="1" />
Will Alibaba still seem magical to investors after they've had a weekend to think it over? Or a year?<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/marketwatch/podcasts/MarketWatchNewsBreak/~4/l4JsSCDfeHk" height="1" width="1" />
The NFL doesn't seem to be losing viewers or sponsors to its players' off-the-field troubles.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/marketwatch/podcasts/MarketWatchNewsBreak/~4/qJLQallrR5I" height="1" width="1" />
Edmunds CEO Avi Steinlauf on the rollout of "Lot Buddy."<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/marketwatch/podcasts/MarketWatchNewsBreak/~4/C6iziDl9daA" height="1" width="1" />
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