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  • Dow Jones average approaches 10,000

     
    Will the Dow Jones industrial average finally get back above 10,000 today? The banking and technology sectors are doing their best to see that it does. The Dow pushed to within nine points of 10,000 thanks to blockbuster earnings this......
  • Bank of America posts net loss of $1 billion

     
    Bank of America Corp. reminded investors this morning how ugly conditions remain in some parts of the U.S. banking industry. The nation???s largest bank reported a third-quarter net loss of $1 billion, mainly because of the continuing travails of U.S........
  • White House vs FOX News: War in review

     
    by Mark Silva and updated After a week at "war'' with the FOX News Channel, the White House maintained today that it really isn't too concerned about what FOX says about the administration - and also gave new, high-level......
  • Doomsday financial journalism at its best (or worst)

     
    Paul Farrell at MarketWatch.com has written some pessimistic columns in the past, but his latest piece is the be-all and end-all of doomsday financial journalism. Take it from the headline: "20 reasons America has lost its soul and collapse is......
  • Dow in negative territory despite gains by Microsoft and Amazon.com

     
    A better-than-expected earnings report from Microsoft Corp. hasn't been enough to bail out the stock market this morning. Despite an 18% drop in profit and a 14% slide in sales, the software giant nonetheless fed the perception of an accelerating......
  • Stocks trying to push higher after a touch of weakness

     
    The stock market is trying to right itself this morning after Monday’s selloff. Share prices bobbed between negative and positive territory after the release of favorable housing data but a disappointing consumer-confidence report. That follows its...
  • Apocalypse now: 'Collapse' and the end of the world as we know it

     
    America has a bad case of the doomsday jitters. You don't have to be a Glenn Beck follower to know that whenever things go wrong in this country, you can always find all the anger, bitterness and fear-mongering bubbling up......
  • Why the new love for the old Dow

     
    For Wall Street’s bulls, bigger now is a better idea. Shares of the largest, best-known U.S. companies are spearheading the market’s latest advance -- a switch from the first seven months of the rally, when small-company stocks mostly led the......
  • Investor excitement over jobs report quickly dissolves into rate fears

     
    Investors’ excitement over today’s better-than-expected jobless numbers lasted less than two hours. The Dow Jones industrial average jumped more than 150 points out of the gate this morning after the government reported that employers slashed only 11,...
  • Apple shares hit record high on more 'tablet' rumors

     
    Santa arrived early for Apple Inc. shareholders: The stock today surged $6.94, or 3.4%, to close at a record high $209.04. That topped the previous closing high of $207 on Nov. 17. The buzz continues to build about the company's......
  • Seven 2009 memories sure to stay with you, like it or not

     
    A spectacular market crash, a dramatic rebound, a financial system and economy pulled back from the brink of collapse -- who writes this stuff, Hollywood? The most emotionally riveting reality TV of 2009 was what emanated regularly from Wall Street......