The headlines screamed across the Web yesterday: Picasso's Women of Algiers smashes auction record. Two Artworks Top $100 Million Each at Christie’s Sale. Picasso Painting Sells for $179.4 Million; Sets Auction Record.
From Tokyo to Mumbai, there’s been plenty of anxious chatter recently about how China's bull market -- which turned 883 days old this week -- may have finally run its course. At the end of Asian trading on Thursday, the Shanghai Composite Index had fallen 8.2 percent in three days, its worst performance since mid-2013.