Topic: Dow Jones Industrial Average
Stock prices rose modestly Monday as investors tentatively moved back into the market after a fresh round of merger and acquisition activity.
08/23/2010 10:49 am
Layoffs are once again on the rise across the country, not good news for an economy that's moving in fits and starts.
08/20/2010 01:12 pm
Unemployment insurance filings rose to 500,000 last week, reflecting continuing layoffs in the private sector and state governments. Economists say a healthy economy averages fewer than 400,000 claims per week.
08/19/2010 12:26 pm
Stock market results are looking up in Europe Tuesday, despite bad news about the global economic recovery.
08/17/2010 10:05 am
Stock market: Stocks headed to a slightly lower opening Friday after the latest consumer spending number fell just short of expectations.
08/13/2010 11:20 am
Stock market has a hard time adjusting to tortoise-like growth. The US stock market has now lost a third of its July gains.
08/12/2010 12:30 am
Interest rates are likely to be left untouched at the Federal Reserve's meeting this week, but its unclear whether the Fed will restart some of its stimulus programs.
08/09/2010 01:03 pm
Unemployment claims jumped last week prompting a fall in stock prices Thursday.
08/05/2010 05:00 pm
Stock prices: The Dow and Nasdaq moved solidly positive for 2010 in afternoon trading Monday. The S&P 500 pared its year-to-date losses.
07/26/2010 03:00 pm
Ben Bernanke, chairman of the Federal Reserve, told senators that the economic outlook 'remains unusually uncertain.'
07/22/2010 09:52 am