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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 Hits New Record On October Jobs Report

AP | Posted 11.08.2013 | Business

NEW YORK -- NEW YORK (AP) — The Dow Jones industrial average is closing at another record high after the government reported an unexpected surge in ...

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,...

Dow Closes At Record High

AP | Posted 10.29.2013 | Business

NEW YORK -- NEW YORK (AP) — The Dow Jones industrial average is closing at a record high as investors expect the Federal Reserve to keep up its econ...

Stocks Surge On News Of Debt Deal

AP | Posted 12.16.2013 | Business

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are surging on Wall Street after Senate leaders reached a deal that would avoid a U.S. default and reopen the government afte...

Stock Market Thinks Debt Deal Is Near

Reuters | Posted 10.14.2013 | Business

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks ended a volatile session with slight gains on Monday as investors bet that there would soon be a deal in Washington t...

Stocks Surge On Debt Ceiling News

Reuters | Posted 10.11.2013 | Business

* Wall St indexes up 2 pct each; European shares also gain * Dollar up against yen, euro steadies * Gold down more than 1 pct, extending Wednesd...

DOW JUMPS 200 POINTS

AP | Posted 12.10.2013 | Business

NEW YORK -- NEW YORK (AP) — The stock market is on track for its biggest gain in three months on hopeful signs that a budget impasse in Washington m...

Markets Yawn At Government Shutdown

The Huffington Post | Mark Gongloff | Posted 10.01.2013 | Business

Far from upset, financial markets actually seem to be happy about a government shutdown. But they might just be saving up their panic for when they re...

Dow Jones Has Its Best Week In Months

AP | KEN SWEET | Posted 09.13.2013 | Business

NEW YORK -- Stocks rose broadly Friday, giving the Dow Jones industrial average its best week since January. The market got a lift from two economic ...

BofA To Be Dropped From Dow Jones Industrial Average

Reuters | Rodrigo Campos | Posted 09.11.2013 | Business

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Investment bank Goldman Sachs Group Inc , credit card company Visa Inc , and footwear maker Nike Inc will join the blue-chip Dow...

Worst Week Of 2013

AP | Posted 10.16.2013 | Business

NEW YORK — Stocks ended a tough week on a down note Friday, hurt by retailers and companies that are sensitive to rising interest rates. The Do...

S&P 500 Closes Above 1,700 Points For The First Time

AP | Posted 08.01.2013 | Business

NEW YORK — Stock indexes are back at record highs on Wall Street after better economic news sent the market sharply higher. The benchmark Standar...

Largest Hacking Fraud Case Ever

Reuters | David Jones and Jim Finkle | Posted 09.24.2013 | Technology

(Reuters) - Federal prosecutors said on Thursday they have charged five men responsible for a hacking and credit card fraud spree that cost companies ...

Dow Plunges Below 15,000

AP | Posted 08.05.2013 | Business

NEW YORK (AP) — A series of weak reports on the U.S. economy is sending the stock market sharply lower. The Dow Jones industrial aver...

Collecting Dividends Like Warren Buffett Works

Tyrone Jackson | Posted 08.04.2013 | Business
Tyrone Jackson

Dividends are yet another way the super-rich accumulate wealth and residual income. Any investor can prosper through owning stocks. All wealth is taught; alas not traditionally through our current education system.

Dow Ends At Record High

Reuters | Posted 05.28.2013 | Business

NEW YORK, May 28 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks advanced on Tuesday, with the Dow ending at yet another record closing high, in the wake of Wall Street's fir...

Fed Comments Worry Stock Market

Reuters | Posted 07.22.2013 | Business

* Dow, S&P both rise and fall more than 1 pct in same trading day * FOMC minutes show members open to tapering, disagreement on c...

Wall Street Continues Record-Setting Run

Reuters | Posted 07.17.2013 | Business

NEW YORK, May 17 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks continued their climb into uncharted territory on Friday, racking up the fourth week of gains in a row as e...

Stock Market Back In Record Territory

AP | STEVE ROTHWELL | Posted 07.14.2013 | Business

NEW YORK — The stock market marched back into record territory Tuesday as investors seized on the latest encouraging news about the economy. Thi...

BIG MILESTONE

AP | Posted 07.07.2013 | Business

NEW YORK (AP) — The Dow Jones industrial average is punching through another milestone: its first close above 15,000. The Dow rose 87...

Fountain House Symposium Honors Author Andrew Solomon

Jim Luce | Posted 07.07.2013 | Impact
Jim Luce

New York City has an annual event that educates the public on mental health that I believe is the finest in America. This symposium - and luncheon - ...

Dow Regains More Than Half Of Monday's Plunge

AP | Posted 06.16.2013 | Business

NEW YORK — Stocks are posting their biggest gain since the beginning of the year thanks to strong reports on housing and earnings. The increase...

Major Stock Indexes Hit Record Highs

Reuters | Posted 06.10.2013 | Business

* S&P 500 breaks through intraday record shortly after open * Dow pops above 14,800 to set a fresh intraday record high ...

Dow Closes At Record High

AP | Posted 04.09.2013 | Business

NEW YORK -- The Dow Jones industrial average is closing at another record high, driven by a surge in materials companies. The Dow gained almost 60 po...