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Stock Market Rebound

Who Benefits From the Climbing U.S. Stock Market?

Jared Bernstein | Posted 05.11.2013 | Business
Jared Bernstein

Go ahead and cheer the climbing market, but don't kid yourself that it's raining down wealth on everybody.

We Have A Thing For Junk

AP | MATTHEW CRAFT | Posted 05.26.2012 | Money

NEW YORK — Americans have a thing for junk. Stock prices have doubled in the past three years, and everyday investors keep pulling money out of...

Americans' Biggest Fear

AP | By MATTHEW CRAFT | Posted 03.12.2012 | Money

NEW YORK -- The headlines say the financial crisis is behind us. The Dow is back to pre-financial crisis levels. Layoffs are the slowest since the fin...

Hedge Funds Assets: $77 Billion Of Investor Money Still Frozen | Saijel Kishan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

About $77 billion in hedge fund assets that were frozen during the credit crisis are still restricted, according to estimates by Credit Suisse Tremont...

Selling Panic Could Rock Stocks

Dan Dorfman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Dan Dorfman

Go figure this crazy market following another bout of schizophrenia. First came terrific Thursday, then wicked Friday, as big money was made and even bigger money was lost.

Don't Bank On It!

Dan Dorfman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Dan Dorfman

As far as the stock market goes: Don't fall in love with supposedly sure things because the wrong sure thing can kill you.

Agony or Ecstasy?

Dan Dorfman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Dan Dorfman

To money manager Selwyn Ortz of Hong Kong-based HK Investments Ltd., the sudden mad dash for equities conjures up an observation from Winston Churchill: "The farther back you can look, the farther forward you are likely to see."

Stocks jump after 5 days of heavy selling

AP | SARA LEPRO and TIM PARADIS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK — Stocks broke a five-day losing streak Wednesday as hope spread that China and the U.S. are taking convincing action to restart their ...

What Happens to the Stock Market if Obama Becomes the CEO of America?

Eben Esterhuizen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Eben Esterhuizen

Think of a struggling public company: If the CEO is removed by the board, the stock price tends to shoot higher because investors reward companies that own up to their problems and fix them.

Relieved Traders Enjoy Rebound Monday (SLIDESHOW)

The Huffington Post | Nour Akkad | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

A week, two weeks, three -- it's hard to even think about how many consecutive weeks of bad, terrible and even horrifying news have come across the bu...

Stock Market Recovery? Not So Much

Silicon Alley Insider | Henry Blodget | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Friday's GE bomb notwithstanding, the US stock market has bounced off its lows, and bulls are triumphantly proclaiming that we're off to the races aga...

Wall Street's Next Big Bailout?

Eben Esterhuizen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Eben Esterhuizen

Perhaps Wall Street's ultimate bailout will come when central banks coordinate efforts to save the U.S. dollar.