Topic: LPL Investment Holdings Inc.
Fed chief Bernanke avoids taking a position on taxes while telling Congress it must act 'in a timely manner' to reduce the deficit. Failing to raise the debt limit, he says, would be a costly mistake.
06/14/2011 07:58 pm
The Dow closed down more than 90 points after the Department of Labor released a discouraging jobs report on Friday
06/03/2011 05:45 pm
Unemployment increased to 9.1 percent in May, and only 54,000 new jobs were created. Economists point to lingering impacts of the tsunami plus rising food and gas prices.
06/03/2011 01:35 pm
The Dow rose about 38 points, with DuPont rising and Verizon falling. The Nasdaq rose about 15 points.
05/25/2011 05:53 pm
After Standard & Poor's downgraded its outlook on US debt Monday and sent stocks downward, stocks rose on Tuesday, with the Dow gaining about 65 points
04/19/2011 05:40 pm
Dow gains 7 points after Obama's deficit speech. Stocks on the S&P up less than 1 point.
04/13/2011 06:38 pm
Dow falls 29 points as gold soars to new record and oil prices reach highest level since 2008. Traders focus on impact on stocks of a potential government shutdown.
04/08/2011 06:09 pm
Wall Street insiders aren't worried the government might hang an 'out to lunch' sign. The market improved during the 1995 government shutdowns. Of greater concern: raising the debt ceiling.
04/07/2011 04:28 pm
Dow Jones falls 88 points after falling nearly 180 points. Stocks on S&P and Nasdaq also pare losses at the close.
03/04/2011 04:54 pm
Not only did the unemployment rate fall, but the US economy added 192,000 jobs in February. But economists view the numbers differently.
03/04/2011 01:28 pm