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ALL-TIME HIGH

Reuters | Posted 03.28.2013 | Business

NEW YORK, March 28 (Reuters) - The S&P 500 set a record closing high on Thursday, finishing a fifth consecutive month of gains to extend a four-year l...

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...

Dow Records New Two-Year Milestone

AP | Posted 03.12.2013 | Business

NEW YORK -- The Dow is logging its longest winning streak in two years – barely. A tiny gain gave the Dow Jones industrial average its eighth s...

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...

Dow Nears All-Time High

AP | Posted 02.27.2013 | Business

NEW YORK -- Stocks are closing sharply higher for a second day as evidence mounts that the housing market is making a comeback. The Dow Jones industr...

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...

$20 BILLION IN BONUSES

AP | By MICHAEL VIRTANEN | Posted 04.28.2013 | Business

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Wall Street cash bonuses for 2012 are expected to rise 8 percent to $20 billion, partly driven by deferred payments from previou...

Dow Within Reach Of All-Time High

AP | MATTHEW CRAFT | Posted 04.21.2013 | Business

NEW YORK — Talk of more deal-making sent the stock market higher Tuesday, putting the Dow Jones industrial average within close reach of its all...

Stocks Continue Winning Streak... Barely

AP | Posted 02.15.2013 | Business

NEW YORK -- Stocks are closing narrowly mixed on Wall Street as the S&P 500 index notches its seventh straight week of gains. The Dow Jones industria...

Stocks Nearly Break Even After Early Loss

AP | Posted 04.08.2013 | Business

NEW YORK (AP) — Stock indexes are ending near the breakeven point on Wall Street, recovering from an early loss. The Dow Jones indust...

The Stock Market LOVED January

AP | Posted 04.02.2013 | Business

NEW YORK — Stocks drifted lower Thursday, but the Standard & Poor's 500 still logged its best January since 1997. The Standard and Poor's 500 f...

S&P Hits 1,500 For First Time Since Recession

AP | Posted 03.27.2013 | Business

NEW YORK (AP) — The Standard & Poor's 500 index closed above 1,500 on Friday for the first time since the start of the Great Recession in 2007, ...

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...

SOLD!

AP | STEVE ROTHWELL | Posted 02.19.2013 | Business

NEW YORK — The Big Board just isn't so big anymore. In a deal that highlights the dwindling stature of what was once a centerpiece of capitalis...

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...

FIRST TIME SINCE 1888

AP | Posted 12.29.2012 | Business

NEW YORK — Stock trading will be closed in the U.S. for a second day Tuesday as Hurricane Sandy bears down on the East Coast. Bond trading will ...