RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Stock Market

A collection of news and information related to Stock Market published by this site and its partners.

Top Stock Market Articles

Displaying items 89-99
  • The year of the bull [Editorial]

    The year of the bull  [Editorial]
    By most statistical measures, 2013 will be remembered as a respectable but not great year for the U.S. economic recovery. The gross domestic product grew by about 2.5 percent, which was slightly better than the nation has seen since the end of the Great...
  • Small firms' stocks soared in 2013, outpacing the broader market

    NEW YORK — It's been a fantastic time for stocks, but it's been even better for shares of small companies like Zale Corp. The small Texas company's shares rocketed more than 280% last year, propelled by investors who expect lovebirds to...
  • Rising stock market buoys Baltimore firms

    Rising stock market buoys Baltimore firms
    The stock market's banner year brought good news to Baltimore money management firms, with leaders pointing to a rising tide that buoyed their funds and their companies' prospects. Market indices soared in 2013, with the S&P 500 up almost 30 percent,...
  • Howls, hoots on N.Y. trading floors over 'Wolf of Wall Street' excess

    NEW YORK — Veteran stock trader Alan Valdes remembers the excesses of Wall Street during the 1990s: fat paychecks, drugs after hours and lavish spending on flashy cars. "The Wolf of Wall Street," Martin Scorsese's new portrayal of the notorious...
  • Robert B. Reich: The year of the Great Redistribution

    One of the worst epithets that can be leveled at a politician these days is to call him a "redistributionist." Yet 2013 marked one of the biggest redistributions in recent American history -- a redistribution upward, from average working people to the...
  • Diageo teams with Sean 'Diddy' Combs to acquire DeLeon tequila

    Diageo teams with Sean 'Diddy' Combs to acquire DeLeon tequila
    Sometimes, the best mixer for premium liquor is a big name. Diageo, the large British beverage company, has teamed with rapper-turned-entrepreneur Sean "Diddy" Combs to acquire high-end tequila brand DeLeon. The partnership between Diageo and Combs...
  • Fox stock may no longer trade in Murdoch's native Australia

    Nearly a decade after Rupert Murdoch moved his company's corporate headquarters to New York from his native Australia, his television and film company is moving to withdraw almost completely from Australia. 21st Century Fox announced late Wednesday that...
  • Personal finance roundup: Three books to get you financially fit

    Personal finance roundup: Three books to get you financially fit
    The Economy of You by Kimberly Palmer, AMACOM, 240 pages, $21.95 With today's job insecurity, more people are supplementing their income with side work. In "The Economy of You," Palmer details how people are tapping into their entrepreneurial side to...
  • China Video Giant Youku Backs 'Old Boys' Feature

    HONG KONG -- Production is now underway on "Old Boys: The Way of the Dragon," a Chinese feature film that is a product of the country's booming micro-film trend. The film is the first feature to be produced by Youku Originals, a production subsidiary...
  • Pinched Daily Record owner faces restructuring

    Pinched Daily Record owner faces restructuring
    The Dolan Co., owner of The Daily Record in Baltimore, has signaled financial distress by hiring a restructuring officer, deciding against paying a dividend and disclosing that it received a warning from the New York Stock Exchange over its low stock...
  • No point in paying extra to retire low-rate mortgages

    By Ilyce Glink and Samuel J. Tamkin Q: Our primary and rental properties carry 15-year mortgages at 3.125 percent. We are in the second year for both loans, and both properties have about 45 percent equity. Even though the mortgage interest rate on...