iOS app Android app

Stocks Rise

The Stock Market Just Had Its Best Day Of The Year

AP | Posted 02.06.2014 | Business

NEW YORK (AP) — The stock market had its best day this year, nearly erasing the steep losses from early this week. The gains came after encouraging...

Dow Working On Comeback After Decline

AP | STEVE ROTHWELL | Posted 06.04.2013 | Business

NEW YORK — The Dow Jones industrial average closed higher Thursday, regaining half of its decline the day before, as buyers returned to the mark...

Stock Market Snaps Back From Six-Day Losing Streak

Reuters | Posted 07.21.2012 | Business

NEW YORK, May 21 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks rose on Monday to snap a six-day losing streak on the S&P 500, rebounding from equities' biggest weekly...

The Tinder-Box Society

Robert Reich | Posted 07.01.2012 | Business
Robert Reich

May 1 may be a good day for the Dow Jones Industrial Average, but the future depends on the job prospects and wages of the average worker.

China Stimulus Package Spurs Stock Surge

AP | PAN PYLAS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

LONDON — Stock markets in Europe and Asia rebounded Wednesday amid mounting hopes that China will soon announce a big stimulus package that coul...

Dow Rises On The Backs Of Tech, Financial Stocks

AP | TIM PARADIS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK — Investors acted Wednesday as if they had overdone it a day earlier. Wall Street snapped back from a steep sell-off with a rebound in...

Stocks rise and Dow crosses 13,000 as dollar advances

AP | MADLEN READ | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK — Wall Street shot higher Thursday as investors, while anticipating another dismal jobs report Friday, viewed the rising dollar and fal...

Wall Street Rallies On Strong Economic Data

AP | Joe Bel Bruno | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Wall Street rallied Wednesday after new data showed the U.S. economy is in good shape and that another interest rate cut is still a possibility. The D...