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Dow Winning Streak Contineus

Reuters | Posted 05.13.2013 | Business

NEW YORK, March 13 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks edged up on Wednesday, with the Dow rising for the ninth straight session to another record and the S&P 5...

Report: NYSE Readying Plan To Run Without Humans

Reuters | Posted 03.10.2013 | Business

(Reuters) - The New York Stock Exchange is readying plans to be able to operate without human traders in case another disaster, such as Superstorm San...

Keep Your Eye on the Middle Class

Michael Farr | Posted 03.12.2013 | Business
Michael Farr

These imperatives do not appear to be materializing as a result of aggressive monetary policy. Even so, Bernanke & Co. charge relentlessly ahead on their chosen course. We can only hope they know what they are doing.

Sequester Who?, Says Wall Street

Reuters | Posted 05.01.2013 | Business

* U.S. manufacturing gains offset weak overseas data * Investors see potential stock gains despite U.S. budget cuts * C...

Stocks Flat; No New Record For Dow

Reuters | Posted 04.30.2013 | Business

* DJ Transportation Average hits intraday record high * S&P 500 posts 4th straight month of gains * J.C. Penney, Groupon...

Bernanke Comments Give Boost To Stock Market

Reuters | Posted 04.28.2013 | Business

* S&P 500 bounces back from biggest daily drop since Nov. 7 * Possible stalemate in Italy remains a concern * Home Depot...

Jason Cherkis

FBI Surveillance Of Occupy Wall Street Focused On Finance Sector

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Cherkis | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Was Tim Franzen stockpiling weapons? What was Tim Franzen's philosophy? What was his political affiliation? Did Tim Franzen ever talk ab...

Wall Street Icon In Hot Water

Reuters | Posted 02.24.2013 | Business

* Alleges $8.2 bln deal price undervalues stock * Individual investor files similar case in Delaware court By Nick Brown...

How the SEC Almost Shut Down Wall Street

Adam Levin | Posted 01.15.2013 | Business
Adam Levin

Computers owned by the SEC Trading and Markets division were brought by SEC staffers to a hacker convention. They contained unencrypted, step-by-step instructions to shut down our financial trading system. Essentially: A Hacker's Guide to our Financial Universe.

Trading Glitch Wreaks Havoc

Reuters | Posted 01.12.2013 | Business

* The stocks still trading on other exchanges * NYSE will not hold closing auction for affected stocks * Open orders in ...

SEC Reportedly Left Stocks Data Vulnerable To Hackers

CBS News | Posted 11.09.2012 | Business

Securities and Exchange Commission staffers left highly-sensitive information from stock exchanges open to hacking and cyber-attacks because they didn...

Stocks Resume Trading After Two-Day Shutdown

The Huffington Post | Mark Gongloff | Posted 10.31.2012 | Business

U.S. stock trading has resumed after a two-day interruption caused by Sandy. The opening went off without a hitch, but questions and criticisms about ...

Mark Gongloff

Stock Market Could Be Crazy When It Opens Again

HuffingtonPost.com | Mark Gongloff | Posted 10.30.2012 | Business

If and when U.S. stock trading starts up again on Wednesday, the crowd waiting to trade will be like those Black Friday masses busting down the doors ...

NYSE Is Back On Wednesday!

Posted 10.30.2012 | Business

Officials expect the New York Stock Exchange to open Wednesday, the Wall Street Journal reports, after the trading floor was closed Monday and Tuesday...

On the Trivialization of Wall Street

Robert Teitelman | Posted 10.15.2012 | Business
Robert Teitelman

What's Halloween City but a further stage of the commercialism that the House of Morgan once shaped and channeled, if attempted to keep its white-gloved distance from?

U.S. Poised To Hand Over Millions To Another Solar Panel Start-Up

Reuters | Nichola Groom | Posted 11.23.2012 | Green

LOS ANGELES, Sept 24 (Reuters) - A tiny solar company named SoloPower will flip the switch on production at a U.S. factory Thursday, a major step to...

Occupy Wall Street Plans Comeback

Reuters | Posted 11.15.2012 | Business

By Chris Francescani Sept 15 (Reuters) - Occupy Wall Street marks its first anniversary on Monday, and, in a bid to rejuvenate a movem...

Entergy Blames Slow-Moving Isaac for Its Contractor Glitches

Susan Buchanan | Posted 11.11.2012 | Green
Susan Buchanan

How did Isaac stack up against past hurricanes? The slow-moving storm, with its rain and strong winds, damaged power grids across Louisiana, according to Entergy. Hall said "for New Orleans, Isaac was the second biggest storm in terms of customer outages after Katrina."

The Most Bizarre Bell Ringers At The New York Stock Exchange

The Huffington Post | Nate C. Hindman | Posted 09.06.2012 | Business

What better way to get over a bad breakup than ring the opening bell at the New York Stock Exchange? Just ask Robert Pattinson, the newly single "...

'Knight'mare Grows With Huge Loss

Reuters | Posted 10.02.2012 | Business

(Corrects third paragraph to say stock hit a 13-year low, not all-time low) * Knight CEO says firm has excess capital *...

'Something Went Haywire Somewhere'

Reuters | Posted 10.01.2012 | Business

* Huge volume in small stocks roils markets * Knight cites "technology issue" in market-making unit * Knight's stock plu...

D.M. Levine

SEC Approves New NYSE 'Dark Pool' Trading Platform

HuffingtonPost.com | D.M. Levine | Posted 07.06.2012 | Business

Don't call it a dark pool. On Wednesday, the Securities and Exchange Commission approved a new trading program at the New York Stock Exchange int...

D.M. Levine

Are There Too Many Stock Exchanges?

HuffingtonPost.com | D.M. Levine | Posted 06.22.2012 | Business

As stock market officials sound the alarm about rattled investor confidence in the wake of the botched Facebook initial public offering last month, so...

'The Best Investment I Ever Made'

Reuters | Posted 08.12.2012 | Money

By Chris Taylor New York (June 12) - In this choppiest of stock markets, it's very easy to get discouraged. The S&P 500 just had its ...

D.M. Levine

Nasdaq's Facebook Plan Under Fire

HuffingtonPost.com | D.M. Levine | Posted 06.06.2012 | Business

The ink may still be drying on Nasdaq's $40 million proposal to compensate traders for losses in the botched Facebook IPO, but opponents of the plan h...