Mar 31, 2014 — What may seem like bad news from the central bank chief — "the recovery still feels like a recession to many Americans" — was good news to investors trying to gauge the Fed's next move. Here's why.
Mar 5, 2013 — The bulls continued to run on Wall Street, where the Dow surpassed its all-time high.
Jan 28, 2013 — Though stocks took a breather Monday from their recent rally, there are reasons to think they'll continue their upward move in coming months. Money seems to be moving out of bonds and into stocks, corporate earnings are better than expected and economies overseas are getting back on their feet.
Nov 7, 2012 — Concerned that the White House and Congress won't be able to agree on how to avoid deep spending cuts and tax increases, many investors sold stocks.
Aug 1, 2012 — There was heavy volume as stocks began trading. It's thought that computer glitches may have been responsible.
May 2, 2012 — After hitting its highest mark since December 2007 on Tuesday because of a bullish report about the health of the manufacturing sector in April, the Dow Jones industrial average is down because of negative news about hiring and manufacturing.
May 1, 2012 — Strong-than-expected news about the factory sector has sent the Dow Jones industrial average up to a level not seen since the end of 2007.
Mar 6, 2012 — The index dropped just more than 200 points, about 1.6 percent, on concerns about weak economic growth around the world.