Market Week: September 30, 2013

The Markets : The focus of investor attention remained in Washington but shifted from the Federal Reserve to Congress's budget battles. The Nasdaq and the small caps of the Russell 2000…

September 30, 2013

Market Week: September 23, 2013

The Markets : What the Fed giveth, the House taketh away: Jubilation on Wall Street after the Fed decided not to begin tapering immediately gave way to concerns about the potential…

September 23, 2013

Market Week: September 16, 2013

The Markets : After weeks of uncertainty, investors last week seemed to feel more optimistic about the prospects for averting both conflict in Syria and heavy-handed tapering at home by the…

September 16, 2013

Market Week: September 9, 2013

The Markets : Despite some flailing, the Dow managed its first positive week since the beginning of August, and the S&P, Nasdaq, and Russell 2000 all had strong gains. A disappointing…

September 9, 2013

Market Week September 3, 2013

The Markets : As some sort of U.S. military strike in Syria began to seem increasingly likely, investors had something else to worry about in addition to the Federal Reserve. That…

September 3, 2013