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Dow Closes At Record High

AP | Posted 11.17.2014 | Business

NEW YORK (AP) — Dow closes at record high of 17,156 after Fed maintains stance on low interest rate....

16,000!

Reuters | Posted 01.25.2014 | Business

NEW YORK, Nov 21 (Reuters) - The Dow industrials closed above 16,000 on Thursday for the first time and other major indexes also ended higher after ...

This 1 Chart Proves Dow 16000 Isn't Worth Celebrating

The Huffington Post | Mark Gongloff | Posted 11.18.2013 | Business

The U.S. stock market reached several very important round numbers on Monday, and experts suggested that reaching these round numbers could mean that ...

Stocks Hit Another Record High

AP | STEVE ROTHWELL | Posted 11.11.2013 | Business

NEW YORK -- NEW YORK (AP) — The Dow Jones industrial average rose to another all-time high on Wall Street Monday. The market edged higher from Frid...

Dow Closes At All-Time High

AP | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business

NEW YORK -- NEW YORK (AP) — The Dow Jones industrial average is closing at another record high. The Dow rose 128 points, or 0.8 percent, to 15,746,...

S&P 500 Soars To Highest Level Ever

Reuters | Posted 04.10.2013 | Business

NEW YORK, April 10 (Reuters) - The U.S. benchmark S&P 500 index on Wednesday rose to its highest level ever, breaking a record that had stood since Oc...

Jason Linkins

Alan Grayson Reads HuffPost Article Into The Congressional Record

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 03.15.2013 | Politics

After Zach Carter and I wrote our article about how the glorification of the Dow Jones Industrial Average's new highs masked a whole host of larger co...

Troubling Sign For U.S. Economy

Reuters | Martinne Geller and Lisa Baertlein | Posted 03.12.2013 | Business

(Reuters) - The Dow Jones industrial average is at an all-time high, the jobless rate has fallen to a four-year low and the housing market is seeing a...

Jason Linkins

Dow Jones Hits 'Record High' Thanks To Strong Performances From Smoke, Mirrors Sectors

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 03.09.2013 | Politics

This week, amid the hullabaloo over President Barack Obama's Deficit Dinner Diplomacy, and Sen. Rand Paul's 13-hour filibuster-cum-dissertation on dro...

Dow Breaks Another Record

Reuters | Posted 03.08.2013 | Business

(Reuters) - Stocks closed out a historic week with another day of gains on Friday, as the Dow hit yet another closing high on a payrolls report that s...

Dow Closes At Record High

AP | Posted 05.05.2013 | Business

NEW YORK (AP) — The stock market is back. Five and a half years after the start of a frightening drop that erased $11 trillion from s...

9 Indicators Showing Wall Street Is Out Of Touch With Reality

The Huffington Post | Jillian Berman | Posted 03.06.2013 | Business

The Dow Jones Industrial Average hit a record high Tuesday and as The Huffington Post's Mark Gongloff will tell you, it doesn't really matter. That's ...

Why There's a Bull Market for Stocks and a Bear Market for Workers

Robert Reich | Posted 05.05.2013 | Business
Robert Reich

Today the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose above 14,270 -- completely erasing its 54 percent loss between 2007 and 2009. Yet the real median wage is now 8 percent below what it was in 2000, and unemployment remains sky-high.

Dow Jones Reaches Record High

AP | Posted 03.05.2013 | Business

NEW YORK -- The Dow has never been higher. The Dow Jones industrial average jumped nearly 100 points early Tuesday, reaching an all-time high, powere...

Dow Jones Closes Near Record High

AP | STEVE ROTHWELL | Posted 05.04.2013 | Business

NEW YORK — Investors brushed off early jitters about a potential slowdown in China and pushed the Dow to its highest close of the year. The Dow...