May 9, 2013 The new normal for the Dow Industrial average seems to be hovering around15,000 points. U.S. markets were down slightly this morning but still trading above the 15,000 mark.
Apr 19, 2013 Tax season gives many of us a chance to review the past year and examine our investment portfolios. We've got tips on how to improve yours.
Mar 28, 2013 Buy high and sell low is a sad truth for a reason. Time and again we let panic or euphoria drive our actions in the market and wind up making big, expensive mistakes.
Mar 29, 2013 The disposition effect says investors tend to "sell the winners, and hold onto the losers" for purely emotional reasons. One behavioral economist fell for the classic investment mistake.
Mar 13, 2013 The Dow broke another record yesterday and is now on its longest record-breaking streak -- six days -- since 1998. And while that sounds great, one man is not happy.
Mar 8, 2013 This week, the Dow hit a record high. So what does that mean for investors?
Mar 8, 2013 The Dow Jones Industrial Average has hit yet another all-time high -- and the world is following suit. Global shares are at their highest level since June of 2008, thanks to strong market performance in France, Germany, the U.K., and Japan.
Mar 7, 2013 The Dow Jones Industrial Average is widely cited but has limitations as a market index. It doesn't take into account the size of companies, only their stock price.
Mar 6, 2013 The Dow posted another record high this morning. The surge came on the heels of a new report from the payroll processing company ADP, which showed that private employers added 198,000 jobs in February.
Mar 6, 2013 People who got out of the markets during the financial crisis need to act cautiously if they want to get back in now.