Stocks Start Week Off On High Note Following Google's Purchase Of MotorolaInvestors hoping for relief from last week's volatility in the stock market found it Monday.
Dow Closes Up 125 Points Friday After Wild See-Saw WeekEven a survey showing Americans are dismayed about the economy didn't stop the gains on Wall Street today.
What Free Fall? Dow Closes Up 423 Points ThursdayIt's understandable if people are getting dizzy watching the Dow, considering Wednesday's shocking 519 point plunge. That was just the latest go round on the Dow's recent wild ride as the index closed up 423 points on Thursday.
Wall Street Woes Continue As Dow Closes Down 519 PointsIt was yet another rough day on Wall Street Wednesday, a day after the Dow Jones Industrial Average posted its biggest gain since early 2009.
Dow Closes Up 429 Points After Fed Decides To Keep Interest Rates Near 0 For 2 YearsThe Dow picked up steam late in the trading day Tuesday and closed up nearly 430 points.
Dow Closes Down 634 Points After Downgrade Of U.S. Credit RatingThe U.S. stock market joined a sell-off around the world Monday in the first trading since Standard & Poor's downgraded American debt.
Markets Drop After Debt Ceiling AgreementOn Wall Street, all three major indices dropped more than 2 percent Tuesday following news that consumers cut their spending in June.
New York, New Jersey Leaders React To Debt Ceiling DealLeaders of the House and Senate say votes could come as early as this evening on the deficit-cutting plan that's expected to avert a government default on its debts.
President Obama Announces Debt DealBoth the Republican and Democratic leaders of the Senate are throwing their weight behind a debt-limit agreement sealed with President Barack Obama and top leaders of Congress.
No Decisions Announced At New York Federal Reserve Meeting As Debt Ceiling Deadline Looms Executives from the country's biggest banks met with U.S. Treasury officials Friday to discuss how debt auctions will be handled if Congress fails to raise the borrowing limit before Tuesday's deadline.
Bank Executives, Treasury Department Officials Meet At Federal Reserve To Discuss Debt CeilingThe Treasury invited 20 of the largest banks to a meeting to discuss an upcoming quarterly auction of government debt.