Topic: BNY ConvergEx Group LLC
Stock market rises for fifth straight day as optimism rises about Europe's debt problems. Major stock market indexes still down for the year.
Following a dismal performance Wednesday, the Dow fell about 41 points, the S&P 500 dropped about one point, and the Nasdaq gained about four points
After rising more than 75 points on Tuesday, the Dow dropped 130 points on Wednesday
Bond funds' outflows have reached their highest levels since October 2008.