Market Week: September 24, 2012

The Markets : Equity markets paused to digest the strong gains of the previous two weeks, but still managed to remain close to multiyear highs. Small caps, which had seen the…

September 24, 2012

Financial Reform

What It Is and Why It Matters to You: The 2008 financial crisis was the most significant disruption of the global financial system since the Great Depression. It's hardly surprising,…

September 21, 2012

Market Week: September 17, 2012

The Markets : Equities had a second strong week, helped along by a German court and the Federal Reserve. The S&P 500 has now gained more than 4% in the last…

September 17, 2012

Market Week: September 10, 2012

The Markets : After a plan for attacking high European borrowing costs was announced on Thursday, buying was the order of the day as the Dow rose 245 points. The S&P…

September 10, 2012

Market Week: September 4, 2012

The Markets : With the exception of the small caps of the Russell 2000, equities continued to slump on low trading volumes. The S&P 500 remained tantalizingly close to its year-to-date…

September 4, 2012