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August 22, 2014

Stocks opened mixed this morning, waiting for Fed chief Janet Yellen to provide some direction. The Dow is currently down 38 pts and the SPX is off .3%). 348 more words

5 risks that could wake the hibernating bear

With the stock market hitting another record high Thursday, it begs the question: What could spark a return of the dreaded Wall Street bear — which has been in hibernation since March 2009? 716 more words

Markets

S&P 500 hits new intraday high; Dow revisits 17,000

Mr. Market is back. The S&P 500-stock index notched a new record intraday high Thursday, putting this summer stock market swoon in the rearview mirror. 313 more words

Markets

August 21, 2014

Stocks opened mostly higher this morning (Dow +50 pts; SPX +.17%). The SPX briefly touched an intra-day record. Most sectors are in the green in early trading, led by utilities. 332 more words

WHY ROBIN?

Written AUGUST 12th   4:30 am

You brought so much joy, laughter and sometimes tears to so many people why Robin?

I just could never understand why someone with so much going for them, a great career, money, a beautiful wife and kids. 1,045 more words

Economy

August 20, 2014

Stocks opened mixed (Dow +28 pts; SPX +.08%; Nasdaq flat). Industrials, which were hit the most in the recent pullback, are leading the charge today. Exchange trade volume remains very light. 342 more words