Market Week: December 27, 2011

The Markets In-the-black Friday: Buoyed by good economic data and congressional reconciliation over extension of the payroll tax cut, the Standard & Poor's 500 headed into the Christmas weekend with…

December 27, 2011

December 2011

If you're an IRA owner who must take a required minimum distribution (RMD) in 2011, you can avoid some or all of the resulting income tax liability by donating a…

December 21, 2011

Market Week: December 19, 2011

The MarketsĀ : Domestic equities gave back last week's gains and then some. The Dow once again fell below the 12,000 mark but managed to remain the only domestic index in…

December 19, 2011

Market Week: December 12, 2011

The MarketsĀ : Domestic equities saw their second straight week of gains. Though it couldn't match the previous week's strong rally, the upswing left the S&P 500 just short of flat…

December 12, 2011

Market Week: December 5, 2011

The MarketsĀ : Santa showed up early this year thanks to a 490-point leap in the Dow on Wednesday, fueled by holiday shoppers and six of the world's central banks. The…

December 5, 2011