Market Week: April 29, 2013

The Markets : Despite major technological snafus and mixed economic data, stocks ended the week higher. Tuesday afternoon, domestic equities tumbled briefly, but dramatically, when hackers infiltrated the Associated Press's Twitter…

April 29, 2013

April 2013

The new year started with some political drama, as Congress passed legislation on January 1, 2013, to prevent the country from going over the "fiscal cliff." The American Taxpayer Relief…

April 25, 2013

Market Week: April 22, 2013

The Markets : It was a tumultuous week, though the volatility of financial markets paled in comparison to the tragedies in Boston and at a Texas fertilizer plant. Domestic equities made…

April 22, 2013

Market Week: April 15, 2013

The Markets : Despite a brief slide early on Friday, the Nasdaq and S&P 500 had their strongest week since the first of the year, and both the S&P and Dow…

April 15, 2013

Market Week: April 8, 2013

The Markets : The Dow industrials and the S&P 500 set new record closing highs on Tuesday. Unfortunately, it was mostly downhill after that as investors looking for a reason to…

April 8, 2013

Market Week: April 1, 2013

The Markets : Domestic equities returned to their winning ways after the previous week's downdraft. The S&P 500 finally squeaked past its October 2007 closing high, setting a new record close--by…

April 1, 2013