U.S. Stocks Had A Banner Year In 2017. These Markets Did Even BetterU.S. stocks were on a first-class ride into record territory in 2017. But they weren't alone.
Dow Hits Another Record HighIt briefly crossed 23,000 points for the first time before closing just below it.
Why Wall Street's Dow 20,000 Is Totally MeaninglessFor the first time, the Dow Jones Industrial Average broke 20,000 but it's hardly a surprise.
Apple's Stock Bounces Back To Hit A New HighApple's stock touched a new high Wednesday, reflecting investors' renewed faith in CEO Tim Cook's ability to outwit the competition and expand the technological hit factory built by the late Steve Jobs
Twitter Migrating To Wall StreetThe biggest question surrounding the news that Twitter has filed for an initial public offering may be will the stock sell for less than $140. All kidding aside,Twitter's IPO will be the most anticipated technology IPO since Facebook went public.
Dow Closes Above 14,000 For First Time Since '07It's been nearly six years since the Dow Jones Industrial Average closed above 14,000 points in July 2007. As the Grateful Dead would sang, "what a long strange trip it's been."
Stocks Soar Amidst Unemployment ReportThe U.S. economy continued to trudge through a difficult fiscal quarter as the economy created 163,000 private-sector jobs in July. The number was the best since February, but the economy’s job creation pace is essentially flat since 2011.
Facebook Earnings Report Gloomy, Stock Hits Record LowFacebook posted second-quarter earnings in line with Wall Street's expectations: a mere 12 cents per share.
Yahoo! CEO Carol Bartz FiredCarol Bartz was fired Tuesday as Yahoo Inc.'s CEO nearly three years into a tenure in which the company fell short of the turnaround she was charged with leading.
Awful August: Making The Most Out Of A Bad Month
South Florida Investors Watch Big Board PlungeFrom New York's Wall Street to South Florida's main street, investors and brokers anxiously watched the Dow drop Monday, watching for a glimmer of hope as 634 points slipped off the big board. There was little to be found.
Middle East Dominates Economic WeekFrom soaring oil prices to the slumping stock market, the week that was in economy was all about the crisis in the Middle East.
Dow Closes Above 12,000For the first time in 2 ½ years, the Dow Jones industrial average closed above 12,000 points Tuesday afternoon.
Unemployment Rises To 9.8 %, Stocks StumbleThe latest unemployment numbers are out and the news is not good. The unemployment rate rose again last month-- with overall job growth basically flat.