Mid-day Update - Most Recent


PODCAST: Consumer confidence trending upwards

Dec 30, 2014
The state of the markets, consumer confidence, and manufacturing in the U.S.

PODCAST: Walgreens goes global

Dec 29, 2014
As Walgreens preps for a big merger, we look ahead to the economics of 2015.

PODCAST: How the hacker stole Christmas

Dec 26, 2014
Video gamers can't connect, a look at trade policy in 2015 and life in coach.
Sphinx Cat

PODCAST: Cat cafe

Dec 25, 2014
The energy sector reacts to oil prices, Detroit real estate rebounds, and cat cafe.
An actor dressed as Santa Claus waves from a suspended sleigh in Berlin.

PODCAST: Christmas tree economy

Dec 24, 2014
A look ahead to markets in 2015, Uber in South Korea, and trees delivered by elves.

PODCAST: It's expensive to pay for college...football

Dec 23, 2014
Solid GDP growth, expensive college football, and disrupting Wall Street.

PODCAST: Prescription neutrality

Dec 22, 2014
Prescription neutrality, high rent, and SonyTV.

PODCAST: All eyes (still) on the Fed

Dec 19, 2014
The Fed is watching oil just as closely as the rest of us.
Sony Pictures Studios this month in Los Angeles.

PODCAST: The Sony cancellation

Dec 18, 2014
Vagueness from the Fed, the Sony cancellation, and farmworkers use tech for better wages.

PODCAST: Hacker threats reach beyond Sony

Dec 17, 2014
The ruble continues to slide, the Sony hackers get serious, and marijuana expands its reach.



About this collection

The Mid-Day Update is a five-day-a-week podcast from the Marketplace Morning Report hosted by David Brancaccio that wraps up the morning news in a fun little package. Listen here every day at 10 a.m. PT or download it to your iPod by subscribing to the Morning Report Podcast.