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Penn Badgley: Investing Is 'Greek to Me'

The actor who stars in "Margin Call," a film about high finance confesses that he doesn't believe in investing, confesses his ignorance about "the system" and explains why he's taking up the Occupy Wall Street cause.

Greek Economy Shrank More than Estimated in Second Quarter

Greece's economy contracted more than previously thought in the second quarter, according to new figures. The country%u2019s statistics agency said that the economy shrank at an annual rate of 3.7% in the second quarter, compared with an initial estimate of a 3.5% decline, The Wall Street Journal reported. The economy contracted 1.8% from the previous quarter, rather than the initial estimate of 1.5%.

German Lawmakers Approve Greek Rescue

German lawmakers on Friday approved the country's share of the rescue package for debt-laden Greece after a boisterous debate in which the finance minister told them they had no alternative to the unpopular measure.

Three Greek Stocks That Could Snap Back Huge

When fears of the Greek default doomsday scenario abate, the Hellenic stocks that were irrationally pummeled during the panic will rebound - some more than others. Here are three strong buying opportunities for investors willing to take medium risks for large gains.