Mar 10, 2015
The Dow and S&P 500 fell markedly on Tuesday, dropping into negative territory for the year. But what was the proximate cause?
Jan 27, 2015
Foreign competition and a decline in oil drilling counter a strong U.S. economy.
Nov 28, 2013
Retailers are worried about the short holiday shopping season.
Sep 23, 2013
How will the markets react to another government shutdown deadline?
Sep 13, 2013
False information from a Japanese newspaper moved investor activity.
Sep 11, 2013
More information comes this week.
Aug 12, 2013
Checking in with the summer consumer
Aug 5, 2013
A lot of new data point to a steady, but unclear future for the economy.
Nov 30, 2012
Markets fell yesterday just moments after House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) said no substantive progress had been made in the latest fiscal cliff negotiations.
Oct 19, 2012
The markets tumbled Friday, but the declines were nothing compared to the Black Monday crash of Oct. 19, 1987. The Dow Jones shed 22 percent -- the equivalent of a 3,000-point drop today.