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  • MarksJarvis: Nasdaq crash underscores frailties of overwhelmed system

    MarksJarvis: Nasdaq crash underscores frailties of overwhelmed system
    For three hours Thursday, investors were locked out of buying and selling thousands of stocks when a glitch caused a shutdown of the Nasdaq market. Trading resumed near the end of the trading day, with average investors seemingly unscathed. Yet, the...
  • Sen. Mark Warner calls for SEC probe of Nasdaq trading outage

    Sen. Mark Warner calls for SEC probe of Nasdaq trading outage
    WASHINGTON -- Sen. Mark Warner on Friday called on the Securities and Exchange Commission to conduct a "thorough investigation" of the Nasdaq Stock Market's three-hour trading outage. Warner (D-Va.), a member of the Senate Banking Committee, said...
  • Stocks post biggest decline since 2012 amid fears over Fed, Syria

    The stock market finished its worst month in more than a year, with the specter of military action in Syria and reduced stimulus from the Federal Reserve weighing on share prices. The Dow Jones industrial average and other major indexes suffered their...
  • NYSE has edge over Nasdaq in battle of exchanges for Twitter IPO

    SAN FRANCISCO -- It's looking more and more like the New York Stock Exchange will win the Tweetstakes, the hotly contested battle with the Nasdaq Stock Market for Twitter’s initial public stock offering. Twitter is the most highly sought after...
  • MarksJarvis: Shutdown can't rattle stocks

    Game's up. Investors have heard the boy cry wolf too many times in the nation's capital. And they aren't falling for it this time. There was no panicked selling in the stock market over the federal government's temporary shutdown. The government...
  • BofA, Alcoa and HP are ousted from Dow Jones index

    NEW YORK — The stock market's all-star team has some new players. Leaving the Dow Jones industrial average is aluminum giant Alcoa Inc., computer-maker Hewlett-Packard Co. and financial behemoth Bank of America Corp. Joining the index of 30 blue-...
  • Randall Vitale, senior vice president, Gibraltar Private Bank & Trust

    Randall Vitale, senior vice president, Gibraltar Private Bank & Trust
    Last week: In the world of sports, the U.S. Men’s National Team qualified for the 2014 FIFA World Cup this week with a 2-0 win over Mexico. This will be the seventh-consecutive FIFA World Cup appearance for the U.S. MNT.       Looking ahead: The...
  • MarksJarvis: Nearing record high, market sees growing disconnect with tepid economy

    MarksJarvis: Nearing record high, market sees growing disconnect with tepid economy
    Corporate earnings reports have pacified investors this week after a bout of selling followed renewed concerns about a global slowdown last week. It's not that companies have provided dazzling first-quarter results. Many are continuing to make their...
  • ACC takes New York to welcome Pitt, Syracuse, Notre Dame

     ACC takes New York to welcome Pitt, Syracuse, Notre Dame
    NEW YORK — This was the ACC like we've never seen. Lobster-on-crostini hors d'oeuvres and piped-in-jazz overlooking Times Square rather than barbecue, hush puppies and Kenny Chesney out yonder. An aggressive, confident marketing campaign instead...
  • Wall St. back over 15,000 after late rebound

    Stocks rose on Thursday, with the S&P 500 recovering after hitting a key technical level in volatile trading a day before the release of the government's jobs report for May. The Dow Jones industrial average was up 78.72 points, or 0.53 percent, at 15,...
  • Stocks swoon on interest rate fears

    NEW YORK — A sudden jump in interest rates is casting a shadow over the stock market. Stocks fell sharply Friday as a persistent rise in rates over the last month threatened to derail the powerful rally this year in share prices. Despite...