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Average US Mortgage Rates Fall; 30-Year At 3.96 Percent

Article by AP | Published 07/20/17 | Comments (0)

Long-term U.S. mortgage rates declined this week after two straight weeks of increases. The benchmark 30-year rate slipped back below the significant 4 percent ...

   
 

Average US Mortgage Rates Rise; 30-Year At 4.03 Percent

Article by AP | Published 07/14/17 | Comments (0)

Long-term U.S. mortgage rates rose this week for the second straight week. The benchmark 30-year rate surpassed the significant 4 percent level for the first ti...

   
 

14 People Charged In New York In $147 Million Stock Sch...

Article by AP | Published 07/13/17 | Comments (0)

Authorities in New York have brought charges against 14 people they say were involved in a $147 million stock scheme. Newsday reports that the 10 New York defe...

   
 

Dow Futures Jump 100 Points As Yellen Signals Gradual R...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 07/12/17 | Comments (0)

U.S. stock index futures pointed to a higher open on Wednesday as traders digested prepared remarks from the top-ranking Federal Reserve official. Federal...

   
 

Fed Debating When To Unwind $4.5 Trillion In Bond Holdi...

Article by AP | Published 07/06/17 | Comments (0)

The Federal Reserve is figuring out when to start unloading much of its $4.5 trillion in bond holdings — a major turning point for an economy still healin...

   
 

Samsung To Invest $19 Billion In Chip, Display Plants

Article by AP | Published 07/05/17 | Comments (0)

Samsung Electronics said Tuesday it will invest 21.4 trillion won ($19 billion) in the next four years in its memory chip and display plants in South Korea. Th...

   
 

Bullish Market Sign? Dow Transports Set New Record High

Article by Reuters | Published 07/03/17 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. market watchers on Monday received a bullish sign to kick off the second half of the year as the closely followed Dow transports se...

   
 

Walgreens Ends Its Attempt To Buy ‘Rite Aid&rsquo...

Article by AP | Published 06/29/17 | Comments (0)

Walgreens has ended its takeover pursuit of rival Rite Aid following resistance from U.S. regulators and will instead now buy stores, distribution centers and i...

   
 

Trump Attacks Washington Post, Amazon Over ‘Inter...

Article by AP | Published 06/28/17 | Comments (0)

President Donald Trump attacked The Washington Post and Amazon on Twitter Wednesday, arguing that the online retailer was not paying “internet taxes.&rdqu...

   
 

Fed: Biggest US Banks Strong Enough To Withstand Recess...

Article by AP | Published 06/23/17 | Comments (0)

All of the 34 largest U.S. banks are fortified enough to withstand a severe U.S. and global recession and continue lending, the Federal Reserve said Thursday. ...

   
 

Long-term US Mortgage Rates Slip This Week

Article by AP | Published 06/22/17 | Comments (0)

Long-term U.S. mortgage rates dropped slightly this week. Mortgage buyer Freddie Mac says the benchmark 30-year, fixed-rate mortgage averaged 3.90 percent, dow...

   
 

Germany’s Merkel Vows Not To Give Up On US Free T...

Article by AP | Published 06/20/17 | Comments (0)

Chancellor Angela Merkel vowed Tuesday to seek a broad agreement on trade at next month’s Group of 20 summit and told German business leaders that she won...

   
 

US Current Account Deficit Expands To $116.8 Billion

Article by AP | Published 06/20/17 | Comments (0)

The U.S. deficit in the broadest measure of trade rose to the highest level in a year during the first quarter. The Commerce Department said Tuesday the defici...

   
 

New Signature Coming To US Currency

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/20/17 | Comments (0)

Jovita Carranza has been sworn in as the 44th treasurer of the United States — the 16th woman to hold the job. Carranza was sworn in Monday by Treasury S...

   
 

BREAKING: Amazon is Buying Whole Foods In A Deal Valued...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/16/17 | Comments (0)

Amazon to acquire Whole Foods for $42 a share, in a deal valued at $13.7 billion. John Mackey will remain CEO of the grocery store chain. The deal is expect...

   
 

White House Without A Plan To Address Debt Ceiling

Article by AP | Published 06/16/17 | Comments (0)

The White House lacks a unified plan to increase the government’s borrowing cap as a likely September deadline is drawing near, said Mick Mulvaney, direct...

   
 

How Fed Hike Will Affect US Consumers And Overseas Econ...

Article by AP | Published 06/15/17 | Comments (0)

Credit card holders will soon pay more. So will people with adjustable-rate mortgages or home equity lines of credit. But most would-be home buyers needn&rsquo...

   
 

Fed Raises Interest Rates, Gives Details On Balance She...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/14/17 | Comments (0)

Washington - The Federal Reserve raised interest rates on Wednesday for the second time in three months, citing continued U.S. economic growth and job market st...

   
 

Why Your Credit Cards Shouldn’t Retire When You D...

Article by AP | Published 06/09/17 | Comments (0)

When her car trouble began, Beverly Dobratz, 70, assumed that years of responsible credit usage would qualify her for a new car loan with a low interest rate. ...

   
 

Amazon, Now Alphabet With Shares At $1,000

Article by AP | Published 06/05/17 | Comments (0)

Alphabet’s stock is surpassing the $1,000 mark for the first time, less than a week after Amazon reached the same milestone. The parent company of Google...

   
 

Icy Reception To Trump Budget From Fellow Republicans

Article by AP | Published 05/24/17 | Comments (0)

President Donald Trump’s first budget proposal got an icy reception on Capitol Hill Tuesday, and that was just from the Republicans. Longtime GOP Rep. Ha...

   
 

Obama-Era Rule On Financial Advisers To Go Forward, For...

Article by AP | Published 05/24/17 | Comments (0)

The Trump administration is allowing to go forward an Obama-era rule that puts stricter requirements on professionals who advise retirement savers on their inve...

   
 

Republicans Already Giving Trump’s Budget A Cold ...

Article by AP | Published 05/21/17 | Comments (0)

President Donald Trump’s budget hasn’t been released yet, but that’s not stopping some of Capitol Hill’s most important Republicans from...

   
 

Washington Turbulence rocks Stocks; Dow Closes Down Mor...

Article by AP | Published 05/17/17 | Comments (0)

The Dow Jones Industrial Average closes down 372 points following the claim that President Trump asked ex-FBI Director James Comey to drop a probe into former N...

   
 

Macy's Just Confirmed The End Of Department Stores...

Article by AFP | Published 05/13/17 | Comments (0)

Macy's is morphing into a discount store. The department store chain is rolling out self-service systems in its shoe departments nationwide, meaning custo...

   
 

Verizon Wins Bidding War With AT&T For Straight Pat...

Article by AP | Published 05/11/17 | Comments (0)

Verizon Communications is buying Straight Path Communications for about $3.1 billion, ending a bidding war with AT&T over the wireless licenses company. Th...

   
 

Average US 30-Year Mortgage Rate Ticks Up To 4.05 Perce...

Article by AP | Published 05/11/17 | Comments (0)

Long-term U.S. mortgage rates inched higher this week. The benchmark 30-year rate remained above the key threshold of 4 percent. Mortgage buyer Freddie Mac say...

   
 

Federal Government Records $182.4 Billion Budget Surplu...

Article by AP | Published 05/10/17 | Comments (0)

The federal government ran the second highest monthly surplus on record this April as tax revenues were pushed higher by a change in the deadline for corporate ...

   
 

Apple Tops $800 Billion Market Cap For First Time Share...

Article by Reuters | Published 05/09/17 | Comments (0)

New York - Apple became the first U.S. company to top the $800 billion mark in market capitalization on Tuesday, slightly more than two years after it crossed t...

   
 

Tens Of Thousands Fill Arena To Hear From Warren Buffet...

Article by AP | Published 05/06/17 | Comments (0)

Omaha, NE - Listening to Warren Buffett never gets old to the thousands of Berkshire Hathaway shareholders who filled an arena Saturday to listen to the billion...

   
 

Freddie Mac Posts $2.2B Net Income In Q1; $2.2B Dividen...

Article by AP | Published 05/03/17 | Comments (0)

Mortgage giant Freddie Mac is reporting net income of $2.2 billion for the first quarter, reversing a loss in the same period of 2016. The government-controlle...

   
 

US Consumer Spending Flat For Second Month In March

Article by AP | Published 05/01/17 | Comments (0)

U.S. consumers cut back sharply on buying durable goods such as autos in March, leaving overall spending unchanged for a second straight month. A slowdown by co...

   
 

Fed Likely To Leave Rates Alone But Signal More Hikes C...

Article by AP | Published 05/01/17 | Comments (0)

With the U.S. economy on solid footing and unemployment at a near-decade low, the Federal Reserve remains in the midst of a campaign to gradually raise interest...

   
 

Higher Prices Help Sales As PepsiCo Works To Adapt Bran...

Article by AP | Published 04/27/17 | Comments (0)

Higher prices helped lift PepsiCo’s sales in the first quarter, as the maker of Doritos, Gatorade and Quaker worked on transforming its lineup of products...

   
 

Nasdaq Composite Closes Above 6000 for First Time

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/25/17 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks climbed, lifted by a series of upbeat earnings reports, while the Nasdaq Composite closed above 6000 for the first time. The Dow Jones Industrial A...

   
 

Trump Orders Probe Into Whether Steel Imports Harming U...

Article by AP | Published 04/21/17 | Comments (0)

President Donald Trump directed his administration Thursday to expedite a just-launched investigation into whether steel imports are jeopardizing U.S. national ...

   
 

Amid Competition, Verizon Loses Key Customers For First...

Article by AP | Published 04/20/17 | Comments (0)

New York - Verizon, the once-unstoppable cellphone leader in the U.S., lost key wireless customers for the first time, even as it brought back unlimited data pl...

   
 

Mastercard Introduces a Credit Card with a Built-in Fin...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/20/17 | Comments (0)

Mastercard's latest credit card comes with a biometric zone that stores your fingerprints. Mastercard has rolled out a credit card that has an i...

   
 

Applications For US Jobless Aid Rise But Remain At Low ...

Article by AP | Published 04/20/17 | Comments (0)

More people sought U.S. unemployment benefits last week, yet total applications remained at a historically low level that suggests workers are enjoying solid jo...

   
 

Major Changes Coming To How Your Credit Score Is Calcul...

Article by AP | Published 04/20/17 | Comments (0)

The math behind your credit score is getting an overhaul, with changes big enough that they might alter the behavior of both cautious spenders as well as riskie...

   
 

5 Things To Know About Tax Day: Refunds Are Up, Audits ...

Article by AP | Published 04/18/17 | Comments (0)

Tuesday is Tax Day, that dreaded day when millions of procrastinators rush to fulfill their civic duty by filing state and federal tax returns. But for most, i...

   
 

Retail Store Job Cuts Deepen As More Buyers Migrate Onl...

Article by AP | Published 04/09/17 | Comments (0)

New York -  Retail stores are cutting jobs at the sharpest pace in more than seven years, evidence of a seemingly inexorable shift away from employee-heavy...

   
 

New York Poised To Pass Free Public College Tuition Sta...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/09/17 | Comments (0)

Deal would make N.Y. the first state to offer free college tuition for nearly all students. April 8 (UPI) -- New York is poised to become the first state ...

   
 

What You Need to Know About Filing an Extension

Article by BJLife/Moshe Pelberg | Published 04/07/17 | Comments (0)

With the deadline for filing the federal and most state’s income tax returns less than two weeks away, if you have not filed yet, filing for an extension ...

   
 

Survey: US Companies Add 263k Jobs In March, Most In 2 ...

Article by AP | Published 04/05/17 | Comments (0)

U.S. private businesses added the most jobs in more than two years last month, a private survey found, a third straight month of robust gains. Payroll processo...

   
 

Owe The IRS? The Tax Man’s Coming, And He’s...

Article by AP | Published 04/05/17 | Comments (0)

The IRS is resuming the use of private debt collectors amid a wave of telephone scams in which fake government agents tell innocent taxpayers to pay up or face ...

   
 

US Trade Deficit Drops Sharply To $43.6 Billion In Febr...

Article by AP | Published 04/04/17 | Comments (0)

The U.S. trade deficit declined sharply in February as imports from China fell by a record amount and American exports rose for a third straight month. The def...

   
 

Congress Seen As Not Likely To Pass Tax Overhaul Quickl...

Article by AP | Published 04/03/17 | Comments (0)

After their humiliating loss on health care, Republicans in Congress could use a quick victory on a big issue. It won’t be an overhaul of the tax code. O...

   
 

Dow Poised For Longest Losing Streak Since 2011

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 03/27/17 | Comments (0)

Stocks around the world fell Monday, putting the Dow Jones Industrial Average on track for its longest losing streak since 2011 as doubts about the Trump admini...

   
 

Trump’s Health Care Retreat Weighs On Global Stoc...

Article by AP | Published 03/27/17 | Comments (0)

President Donald Trump’s failure to reform U.S. health care, his first legislative setback since entering the White House in January, weighed on global st...

   
 

Sears Has ‘Substantial Doubt’ About Its Fut...

Article by AP | Published 03/22/17 | Comments (0)

Sears, once the monolith of American retail, says that there is “substantial doubt” that it will be able to keep its doors open. Company shares, wh...

   
 

US Stocks Fall The Most Since September

Article by AP | Published 03/21/17 | Comments (0)

New York - U.S. stocks had their biggest drop in six months, led by declines in banks. Financial companies, which soared in the months since the U.S. president...

   
 

Fed Hikes Key Rate For Second Time In 3 Months

Article by AP | Published 03/15/17 | Comments (0)

Washington - The Federal Reserve has raised its benchmark interest rate for the second time in three months and signaled that any further hikes this year will b...

   
 

Do I Really Need to Take the Required Minimum Distribut...

Article by BJLife/Moshe Pelberg | Published 03/14/17 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Mar. 14, 2017 - If you own a retirement account (except for a Roth IRA), the answer to this question is a resounding “YES”! In the y...

   
 

U.S. Jobs, Wages Show Solid Gains in Trump's First...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 03/10/17 | Comments (0)

U.S. employers added jobs at an above-average pace for a second month on outsized gains in construction and manufacturing, showing the labor market continued ...

   
 

US News & World Report Ranks Israel 30th ‘Bes...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 03/07/17 | Comments (0)

Israel was ranked 30th (out of 80) on US News & World Report’s newly-published 2017 list of “Best Countries.” Switzerland headl...

   
 

Dow Soars 300 Points, Closes Above 21,000 For The First...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 03/01/17 | Comments (0)

Wall Street gave President Trump's first speech to Congress a standing ovation. The Dow soared 303 points to close above 21,000 for the first time ever o...

   
 

Dow Breaks Above 21,000 As Stocks Hit All-Time Highs Af...

Article by CNBC | Published 03/01/17 | Comments (0)

U.S. equities kicked off Wednesday trading sharply higher, with the Dow Jones industrial average climbing above 21,000 for the first time, on the back of Presid...

   
 

Trump Budget Will Hike Defense Spending By $54 Billion ...

Article by AP | Published 02/27/17 | Comments (0)

The White House says President Donald Trump’s upcoming budget will propose a whopping $54 billion increase in defense spending and impose corresponding cu...

   
 

Mnuchin Says Goal Is To Pass Tax Reform By August

Article by AP | Published 02/24/17 | Comments (0)

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Thursday the administration is committed to getting major tax reform legislation through Congress by August. He predicted...

   
 

US Indexes Close At Record Highs Share Tweet Share Mail

Article by AP | Published 02/21/17 | Comments (0)

New York - Stocks are closing at all-time highs on Wall Street as the market resumed its climb after a holiday break. The gains Tuesday were led by high-divide...

   
 

Yahoo Salvages Verizon Deal With $350 Million Discount

Article by AP | Published 02/21/17 | Comments (0)

New York - Yahoo is taking a $350 million hit on its previously announced $4.8 billion sale to Verizon in a concession for security lapses that exposed personal...

   
 

Avoid Becoming a Scam Victim

Article by BJLife/Moshe Pelberg | Published 02/17/17 | Comments (0)

Did you receive a threatening call or notice from the "IRS"? Please remember that the IRS will never: Call demanding immediate payment. All calls demanding pa...

   
 

Fewer Americans Than Forecast File for Unemployment Ins...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/16/17 | Comments (0)

Fewer Americans than forecast filed last week applications for unemployment benefits, underscoring a vibrant labor market. Jobless claims rose by 5,000 to 239,...

   
 

Snap Values Itself At Up To $22B Ahead Of IPO

Article by AP | Published 02/16/17 | Comments (0)

New York -  Snap Inc. is valuing the company at up to $22 billion as it prepares for the tech industry’s biggest initial public offering in years. T...

   
 

Apple Shares Hit All-Time Closing High as Investors Awa...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/13/17 | Comments (0)

Apple's shares reached their highest closing level ever Monday, as investors bet that the 10th-anniversary iPhone expected later this year will return the ...

   
 

Apple Stock Trades Above Its Record Close

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/13/17 | Comments (0)

Apple stock traded above its all-time closing high on Monday morning, reflecting enthusiasm for the coming 10-year-anniversary iPhone. The tech giant's sh...

   
 

2017 Tax Season Preview

Article by BJLife/Moshe Pelberg | Published 02/10/17 | Comments (0)

Well, Tax Season is here.  Now is the time of the year that individuals, businesses and other entities (such as nonprofits, estates and trusts) must gathe...

   
 

Stocks Notch Record Close As Trump Promises 'Big L...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/09/17 | Comments (0)

U.S. equities rallied on Thursday after President Donald Trump said he would give an announcement regarding taxes in the next few weeks. "Lowering th...

   
 

Trump: 'Phenomenal' Tax Cut Package Coming in...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/09/17 | Comments (0)

'We’re going to be announcing something I would say over the next two or three weeks that will be phenomenal' President Trump to his conservati...

   
 

Intel To Invest $7 Billion in Factory in Arizona, Emplo...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/08/17 | Comments (0)

Intel chief executive Brian Krzanich met with President Donald Trump on Wednesday, where the company announced it will invest $7 billion in ...

   
 

TODAY - Why Parshas Hamon is Recited on Tuesday of Pars...

Article by A Talmid | Published 02/07/17 | Comments (0)

A few years ago, I wrote about Parshas Hamon. As is known, there is a segula from R' Mendel of Riminov ZY"A to read Parshas Hamon the Tue...

   
 

Why It’s a Good Idea to File Your Taxes Early

Article by AP | Published 02/05/17 | Comments (0)

Tax season is here, and while you have until April 18 to file your return, you may want to think about doing so sooner rather than later. Here are a few expert ...

   
 

U.S. Economy Adds A Strong 227,000 Jobs In January

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/03/17 | Comments (0)

The U.S. economy picked up in 2017 right where it left off in 2016. America added 227,000 jobs in January, well ahead of December's gain of 157,000 jobs. ...

   
 

Fed Leaves Key Rate Unchanged At A Time Of Uncertainty

Article by AP | Published 02/01/17 | Comments (0)

The Federal Reserve has left its key interest rate unchanged at a time of solid economic gains but also heightened uncertainty surrounding the new Trump adminis...

   
 

U.S. Economy Slows to 1.9% in 4th Quarter, GDP Shows

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/27/17 | Comments (0)

Wider trade deficit slashes GDP, but consumers keep spending WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) — The U.S. economy slowed in the fourth quarter and annual growth ...

   
 

For Most Americans, Dow 20,000 Carries Little Benefit

Article by AP | Published 01/26/17 | Comments (0)

While Wall Street celebrates yet another stock market record — surpassing 20,000 on the Dow Jones industrial average — many Americans have little re...

   
 

Dow's 20,000 Breakthrough Shores up Global Stocks

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/26/17 | Comments (0)

Buoyed by the Dow Jones’ first-ever breach of the 20,000 mark, global stock markets eked out further gains on Thursday. KEEPING SCORE: The FTSE 100 index...

   
 

Boom: Dow Hits 20,000 For First Time Ever

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/25/17 | Comments (0)

Dow 20,000 is finally here. After weeks of close calls, the Dow made history on Wednesday by blowing past that key level for the first time ever. The historic...

   
 

Average US 30-Year Mortgage Rate Falls to 4.09 Percent

Article by AP | Published 01/19/17 | Comments (0)

Long-term US mortgage rates marked their third week of declines this week, after snapping a nine-week run of increases. Mortgage buyer Freddie Mac said Thursda...

   
 

What You Need To Know Now About The Upcoming Tax Season...

Article by AP | Published 01/16/17 | Comments (0)

It’s a new year and time to put the last one to bed, which means filing your taxes. The Internal Revenue Service says to expect a few changes when the na...

   
 

J.P. Morgan and Bank of America Post Higher Profit; Wel...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/13/17 | Comments (0)

Quarterly results at J.P. Morgan and Bank of America benefited from a boost in post-election trading and higher interest rates, but to varying degrees. Wells ...

   
 

Amazon To Create More Than 100,000 Full-time, Full-bene...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/12/17 | Comments (0)

Amazon announced Thursday plans to create 100,000 full-time jobs in the U.S. over the next 18 months. The move would bring the e-commerce giant's work...

   
 

Nasdaq Hits All-Time High As Health Stocks Rise Again

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/10/17 | Comments (0)

The Nasdaq hit a record intraday high on Tuesday, extending its bullish run as healthcare stocks rose for the sixth straight session, while banks helped the S&a...

   
 

DOW Comes Within A Fraction Of A Point From 20,000

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/06/17 | Comments (0)

U.S. equities rose on Friday as the technology sector led, while investors parsed through key employment data. The Dow Jones industrial average rose about 90 p...

   
 

Amid Pressure From Amazon, Google Ups Its Shopping Game

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/05/17 | Comments (0)

Google's making some big improvements to its "Shopping" feature, in an effort to win online shoppers from rival Amazon. The search giant is letting ...

   
 

US Stocks Near Record As Oil Gains, Bonds Fall

Article by Cecile Vannucci, Rita Nazareth | Published 12/27/16 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks traded near a record high amid thin trading as oil posted its longest winning streak in four months. Treasuries fell amid soft demand in an auct...

   
 

US Stocks, Dollar Rise In Sign Of Resilience

Article by Jeremy Herron | Published 12/20/16 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks rose with equities in Europe, while bonds and gold retreated in a demonstration of financial markets' resilience to recent geopolitical eve...

   
 

Dow Within Striking Distance Of The 20,000 Mark

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 12/20/16 | Comments (0)

   U.S. equities traded higher on Tuesday as investors remained unfazed by geopolitical tensions, while the Dow Jones industrial average kept marchin...

   
 

Fed Raises Rates, Boosts Outlook for Borrowing Costs in...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 12/14/16 | Comments (0)

Federal Reserve officials raised interest rates for the first time this year and forecast a steeper path for borrowing costs in 2017, saying inflation expectati...

   
 

Market Watch: Look For The Fed To Hike Interest Rates T...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 12/12/16 | Comments (0)

Market Watch reports: You can expect the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates this week, but look for it to shy away from the bigger question looming fo...

   
 

Lockheed Martin Shares Drop After Trump Says F-35 Progr...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 12/12/16 | Comments (0)

President-elect Donald Trump took a swipe at Lockheed Martin's F-35 program Monday morning, saying the cost was "out of control." Shares of...

   
 

JNF, Charedi Charities Lose Big After Investments Tank

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 12/11/16 | Comments (0)

Leading Israeli non-profits, including the JNF and Kupat Ha'Ir, lose millions of shekels after investing in housing fund. The Megurit housing fund has s...

   
 

What Trump Didn't Learn From The Financial Crisis

Article by Noah Smith | Published 12/11/16 | Comments (0)

I'm cautiously optimistic about some of Donald Trump's policy initiatives, such as infrastructure upgrades and immigration reform. On others, such a...

   
 

Dow Joins S&P And Nasdaq At All-time Highs; Stocks ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 12/09/16 | Comments (0)

U.S. equities traded higher on Friday, with the major indexes on pace for strong weekly gains, as a post-election rally carried on. The Nasdaq composite outpe...

   
 

Donald Trump's Deal To Create 50,000 Jobs In Ameri...

Article by Ana Swanson | Published 12/07/16 | Comments (0)

When President-elect Donald Trump on Tuesday announced that Japanese corporate giant SoftBank had agreed to invest $50 billion in the U.S. and create 50,000 n...

   
 

Dow, S&P And Transports Close At All-time Highs As ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 12/07/16 | Comments (0)

U.S. equities closed sharply higher on Wednesday as the Dow and S&P hit new record highs, while investors awaited a monetary policy announcement from the&nb...

   
 

Dow Jumps 275 Points To Record, Bonds Gain On ECB Stimu...

Article by Jeremy Herron | Published 12/07/16 | Comments (0)

The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 275 points as U.S. stock indexes powered to all-time highs after an easing of the bond selloff boosted dividend-yieldi...

   
 

Trump Missed The Trump Rally, Says Spokesman

Article by Luke Kawa | Published 12/06/16 | Comments (0)

For all the talk about how President-elect Donald Trump might abuse his new office to enrich himself, he seems to have missed out on one potential source of...