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Dow Poised For Longest Losing Streak Since 2011

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 03/27/17 | Comments (0)

Stocks around the world fell Monday, putting the Dow Jones Industrial Average on track for its longest losing streak since 2011 as doubts about the Trump admini...

   
 

Trump’s Health Care Retreat Weighs On Global Stoc...

Article by AP | Published 03/27/17 | Comments (0)

President Donald Trump’s failure to reform U.S. health care, his first legislative setback since entering the White House in January, weighed on global st...

   
 

Sears Has ‘Substantial Doubt’ About Its Fut...

Article by AP | Published 03/22/17 | Comments (0)

Sears, once the monolith of American retail, says that there is “substantial doubt” that it will be able to keep its doors open. Company shares, wh...

   
 

US Stocks Fall The Most Since September

Article by AP | Published 03/21/17 | Comments (0)

New York - U.S. stocks had their biggest drop in six months, led by declines in banks. Financial companies, which soared in the months since the U.S. president...

   
 

Fed Hikes Key Rate For Second Time In 3 Months

Article by AP | Published 03/15/17 | Comments (0)

Washington - The Federal Reserve has raised its benchmark interest rate for the second time in three months and signaled that any further hikes this year will b...

   
 

Do I Really Need to Take the Required Minimum Distribut...

Article by BJLife/Moshe Pelberg | Published 03/14/17 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Mar. 14, 2017 - If you own a retirement account (except for a Roth IRA), the answer to this question is a resounding “YES”! In the y...

   
 

U.S. Jobs, Wages Show Solid Gains in Trump's First...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 03/10/17 | Comments (0)

U.S. employers added jobs at an above-average pace for a second month on outsized gains in construction and manufacturing, showing the labor market continued ...

   
 

US News & World Report Ranks Israel 30th ‘Bes...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 03/07/17 | Comments (0)

Israel was ranked 30th (out of 80) on US News & World Report’s newly-published 2017 list of “Best Countries.” Switzerland headl...

   
 

Dow Soars 300 Points, Closes Above 21,000 For The First...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 03/01/17 | Comments (0)

Wall Street gave President Trump's first speech to Congress a standing ovation. The Dow soared 303 points to close above 21,000 for the first time ever o...

   
 

Dow Breaks Above 21,000 As Stocks Hit All-Time Highs Af...

Article by CNBC | Published 03/01/17 | Comments (0)

U.S. equities kicked off Wednesday trading sharply higher, with the Dow Jones industrial average climbing above 21,000 for the first time, on the back of Presid...

   
 

Trump Budget Will Hike Defense Spending By $54 Billion ...

Article by AP | Published 02/27/17 | Comments (0)

The White House says President Donald Trump’s upcoming budget will propose a whopping $54 billion increase in defense spending and impose corresponding cu...

   
 

Mnuchin Says Goal Is To Pass Tax Reform By August

Article by AP | Published 02/24/17 | Comments (0)

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Thursday the administration is committed to getting major tax reform legislation through Congress by August. He predicted...

   
 

US Indexes Close At Record Highs Share Tweet Share Mail

Article by AP | Published 02/21/17 | Comments (0)

New York - Stocks are closing at all-time highs on Wall Street as the market resumed its climb after a holiday break. The gains Tuesday were led by high-divide...

   
 

Yahoo Salvages Verizon Deal With $350 Million Discount

Article by AP | Published 02/21/17 | Comments (0)

New York - Yahoo is taking a $350 million hit on its previously announced $4.8 billion sale to Verizon in a concession for security lapses that exposed personal...

   
 

Avoid Becoming a Scam Victim

Article by BJLife/Moshe Pelberg | Published 02/17/17 | Comments (0)

Did you receive a threatening call or notice from the "IRS"? Please remember that the IRS will never: Call demanding immediate payment. All calls demanding pa...

   
 

Fewer Americans Than Forecast File for Unemployment Ins...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/16/17 | Comments (0)

Fewer Americans than forecast filed last week applications for unemployment benefits, underscoring a vibrant labor market. Jobless claims rose by 5,000 to 239,...

   
 

Snap Values Itself At Up To $22B Ahead Of IPO

Article by AP | Published 02/16/17 | Comments (0)

New York -  Snap Inc. is valuing the company at up to $22 billion as it prepares for the tech industry’s biggest initial public offering in years. T...

   
 

Apple Shares Hit All-Time Closing High as Investors Awa...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/13/17 | Comments (0)

Apple's shares reached their highest closing level ever Monday, as investors bet that the 10th-anniversary iPhone expected later this year will return the ...

   
 

Apple Stock Trades Above Its Record Close

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/13/17 | Comments (0)

Apple stock traded above its all-time closing high on Monday morning, reflecting enthusiasm for the coming 10-year-anniversary iPhone. The tech giant's sh...

   
 

2017 Tax Season Preview

Article by BJLife/Moshe Pelberg | Published 02/10/17 | Comments (0)

Well, Tax Season is here.  Now is the time of the year that individuals, businesses and other entities (such as nonprofits, estates and trusts) must gathe...

   
 

Stocks Notch Record Close As Trump Promises 'Big L...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/09/17 | Comments (0)

U.S. equities rallied on Thursday after President Donald Trump said he would give an announcement regarding taxes in the next few weeks. "Lowering th...

   
 

Trump: 'Phenomenal' Tax Cut Package Coming in...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/09/17 | Comments (0)

'We’re going to be announcing something I would say over the next two or three weeks that will be phenomenal' President Trump to his conservati...

   
 

Intel To Invest $7 Billion in Factory in Arizona, Emplo...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/08/17 | Comments (0)

Intel chief executive Brian Krzanich met with President Donald Trump on Wednesday, where the company announced it will invest $7 billion in ...

   
 

TODAY - Why Parshas Hamon is Recited on Tuesday of Pars...

Article by A Talmid | Published 02/07/17 | Comments (0)

A few years ago, I wrote about Parshas Hamon. As is known, there is a segula from R' Mendel of Riminov ZY"A to read Parshas Hamon the Tue...

   
 

Why It’s a Good Idea to File Your Taxes Early

Article by AP | Published 02/05/17 | Comments (0)

Tax season is here, and while you have until April 18 to file your return, you may want to think about doing so sooner rather than later. Here are a few expert ...

   
 

U.S. Economy Adds A Strong 227,000 Jobs In January

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/03/17 | Comments (0)

The U.S. economy picked up in 2017 right where it left off in 2016. America added 227,000 jobs in January, well ahead of December's gain of 157,000 jobs. ...

   
 

Fed Leaves Key Rate Unchanged At A Time Of Uncertainty

Article by AP | Published 02/01/17 | Comments (0)

The Federal Reserve has left its key interest rate unchanged at a time of solid economic gains but also heightened uncertainty surrounding the new Trump adminis...

   
 

U.S. Economy Slows to 1.9% in 4th Quarter, GDP Shows

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/27/17 | Comments (0)

Wider trade deficit slashes GDP, but consumers keep spending WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) — The U.S. economy slowed in the fourth quarter and annual growth ...

   
 

For Most Americans, Dow 20,000 Carries Little Benefit

Article by AP | Published 01/26/17 | Comments (0)

While Wall Street celebrates yet another stock market record — surpassing 20,000 on the Dow Jones industrial average — many Americans have little re...

   
 

Dow's 20,000 Breakthrough Shores up Global Stocks

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/26/17 | Comments (0)

Buoyed by the Dow Jones’ first-ever breach of the 20,000 mark, global stock markets eked out further gains on Thursday. KEEPING SCORE: The FTSE 100 index...

   
 

Boom: Dow Hits 20,000 For First Time Ever

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/25/17 | Comments (0)

Dow 20,000 is finally here. After weeks of close calls, the Dow made history on Wednesday by blowing past that key level for the first time ever. The historic...

   
 

Average US 30-Year Mortgage Rate Falls to 4.09 Percent

Article by AP | Published 01/19/17 | Comments (0)

Long-term US mortgage rates marked their third week of declines this week, after snapping a nine-week run of increases. Mortgage buyer Freddie Mac said Thursda...

   
 

What You Need To Know Now About The Upcoming Tax Season...

Article by AP | Published 01/16/17 | Comments (0)

It’s a new year and time to put the last one to bed, which means filing your taxes. The Internal Revenue Service says to expect a few changes when the na...

   
 

J.P. Morgan and Bank of America Post Higher Profit; Wel...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/13/17 | Comments (0)

Quarterly results at J.P. Morgan and Bank of America benefited from a boost in post-election trading and higher interest rates, but to varying degrees. Wells ...

   
 

Amazon To Create More Than 100,000 Full-time, Full-bene...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/12/17 | Comments (0)

Amazon announced Thursday plans to create 100,000 full-time jobs in the U.S. over the next 18 months. The move would bring the e-commerce giant's work...

   
 

Nasdaq Hits All-Time High As Health Stocks Rise Again

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/10/17 | Comments (0)

The Nasdaq hit a record intraday high on Tuesday, extending its bullish run as healthcare stocks rose for the sixth straight session, while banks helped the S&a...

   
 

DOW Comes Within A Fraction Of A Point From 20,000

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/06/17 | Comments (0)

U.S. equities rose on Friday as the technology sector led, while investors parsed through key employment data. The Dow Jones industrial average rose about 90 p...

   
 

Amid Pressure From Amazon, Google Ups Its Shopping Game

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/05/17 | Comments (0)

Google's making some big improvements to its "Shopping" feature, in an effort to win online shoppers from rival Amazon. The search giant is letting ...

   
 

US Stocks Near Record As Oil Gains, Bonds Fall

Article by Cecile Vannucci, Rita Nazareth | Published 12/27/16 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks traded near a record high amid thin trading as oil posted its longest winning streak in four months. Treasuries fell amid soft demand in an auct...

   
 

US Stocks, Dollar Rise In Sign Of Resilience

Article by Jeremy Herron | Published 12/20/16 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks rose with equities in Europe, while bonds and gold retreated in a demonstration of financial markets' resilience to recent geopolitical eve...

   
 

Dow Within Striking Distance Of The 20,000 Mark

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 12/20/16 | Comments (0)

   U.S. equities traded higher on Tuesday as investors remained unfazed by geopolitical tensions, while the Dow Jones industrial average kept marchin...

   
 

Fed Raises Rates, Boosts Outlook for Borrowing Costs in...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 12/14/16 | Comments (0)

Federal Reserve officials raised interest rates for the first time this year and forecast a steeper path for borrowing costs in 2017, saying inflation expectati...

   
 

Market Watch: Look For The Fed To Hike Interest Rates T...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 12/12/16 | Comments (0)

Market Watch reports: You can expect the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates this week, but look for it to shy away from the bigger question looming fo...

   
 

Lockheed Martin Shares Drop After Trump Says F-35 Progr...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 12/12/16 | Comments (0)

President-elect Donald Trump took a swipe at Lockheed Martin's F-35 program Monday morning, saying the cost was "out of control." Shares of...

   
 

JNF, Charedi Charities Lose Big After Investments Tank

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 12/11/16 | Comments (0)

Leading Israeli non-profits, including the JNF and Kupat Ha'Ir, lose millions of shekels after investing in housing fund. The Megurit housing fund has s...

   
 

What Trump Didn't Learn From The Financial Crisis

Article by Noah Smith | Published 12/11/16 | Comments (0)

I'm cautiously optimistic about some of Donald Trump's policy initiatives, such as infrastructure upgrades and immigration reform. On others, such a...

   
 

Dow Joins S&P And Nasdaq At All-time Highs; Stocks ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 12/09/16 | Comments (0)

U.S. equities traded higher on Friday, with the major indexes on pace for strong weekly gains, as a post-election rally carried on. The Nasdaq composite outpe...

   
 

Donald Trump's Deal To Create 50,000 Jobs In Ameri...

Article by Ana Swanson | Published 12/07/16 | Comments (0)

When President-elect Donald Trump on Tuesday announced that Japanese corporate giant SoftBank had agreed to invest $50 billion in the U.S. and create 50,000 n...

   
 

Dow, S&P And Transports Close At All-time Highs As ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 12/07/16 | Comments (0)

U.S. equities closed sharply higher on Wednesday as the Dow and S&P hit new record highs, while investors awaited a monetary policy announcement from the&nb...

   
 

Dow Jumps 275 Points To Record, Bonds Gain On ECB Stimu...

Article by Jeremy Herron | Published 12/07/16 | Comments (0)

The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 275 points as U.S. stock indexes powered to all-time highs after an easing of the bond selloff boosted dividend-yieldi...

   
 

Trump Missed The Trump Rally, Says Spokesman

Article by Luke Kawa | Published 12/06/16 | Comments (0)

For all the talk about how President-elect Donald Trump might abuse his new office to enrich himself, he seems to have missed out on one potential source of...

   
 

OP-ED: Dark Horse Picks For Trump: Joe Lieberman And Te...

Article by Wayne Allyn Root | Published 12/05/16 | Comments (0)

Here are two high profile, “outside-the-box,” get-your-attention picks for Donald Trump’s administration: Joe Lieberman and Ted Cruz Fir...

   
 

Dow Hits New Record High As Investors Shrug Off Italian...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 12/05/16 | Comments (0)

U.S. equities kicked off the week trading higher on Monday, unfazed by a key vote in Italy which led to Prime Minister Matteo Renzi's resignation. The Dow...

   
 

Unemployment Drops To 4.6%, Lowest Since 2007

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 12/02/16 | Comments (0)

America kept hiring amid election shock. The U.S. economy added 178,000 jobs in November, the Labor Department reported Friday, and the unemployment fell sharp...

   
 

Mortgage Rates Reach Highs Not Seen In More Than A Year

Article by Washington Post | Published 12/01/16 | Comments (0)

Mortgage rates sustained their upward march this week without any indication that their trajectory will slow anytime soon. Home loan rates had been on the rise...

   
 

Winter Appears To Have Arrived In Yerushalayim

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 12/01/16 | Comments (0)

Heavy rainfall is expected to begin on Thursday in Yerushalayim and around the country, accompanied by thunderstorms at times. Authorities have issued flood war...

   
 

Cyber Monday Sales Biggest Online Shopping Day In U.S. ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 11/29/16 | Comments (0)

Shoppers spent $3.45 billion on Cyber Monday on Samsung 4K TVs, PlayStation 4s and Barbie dolls among other products, marking the largest online sales day in U....

   
 

Dollar Heads for Biggest Monthly Advance Against Yen Si...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 11/29/16 | Comments (0)

The dollar was on pace for its best month against the yen since 2009 as signs of U.S. economic strength spurred bets that monetary tightening will accelerate. ...

   
 

Nasdaq Hits Record; Health Stocks, GDP Data Boost Wall ...

Article by Reuters | Published 11/29/16 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks edged higher on Tuesday, pushing the Nasdaq to a record high, with an upbeat outlook from UnitedHealth lifting health insurers. Limiting...

   
 

Retailers Push Dow, S&P to Record Highs on Black Fr...

Article by Reuters | Published 11/25/16 | Comments (0)

Wall Street's three main indexes closed at record highs on Friday, helped by gains in consumer staples and technology stocks as investors hunted ...

   
 

Dow, S&P 500 Hit Record Highs; Dollar Loses Steam

Article by Reuters | Published 11/25/16 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Key U.S. equity indexes swept to record intraday highs on Black Friday thanks to gains in consumer staple stocks, while European shares als...

   
 

Be Alert While Shopping Online During Cyber Monday

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 11/25/16 | Comments (0)

The New York State Office of Information Technology Services (ITS) reminds New Yorkers to be alert while making online purchases on Cyber Monday and during the ...

   
 

Dow, S&P 500 Close at Record Highs Ahead of Holiday

Article by Reuters | Published 11/24/16 | Comments (0)

The Dow and the S&P 500 eked out record high closes on Wednesday ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday, helped by gains in industrial stocks, though losses in t...

   
 

How The Dow Jones Industrial Average Fared On Tuesday

Article by AP | Published 11/22/16 | Comments (0)

The Dow Jones industrial average surpassed 19,000 for the first time Tuesday as a post-election rally drove indexes further into record territory. Discount stor...

   
 

Israeli Supermarket Chain Sets Up Shop In New York

Article by ynet | Published 11/22/16 | Comments (0)

Osher Ad is opening its first of what it promises to be many chains in Brooklyn; the store, to be known as Bingo, received an investment of $9 million. The Isr...

   
 

Wall Street at Records as Tech, Energy Rally

Article by Reuters | Published 11/21/16 | Comments (0)

 U.S. stocks climbed on Monday to close at a record and European equity markets also moved higher as a jump in oil prices helped spur gains in the energy s...

   
 

Wall St at Record Highs as Techs, Energy Stocks Rally

Article by Reuters | Published 11/21/16 | Comments (0)

The Dow, S&P 500 and the Nasdaq hit record intraday highs on Monday as Apple and Facebook propelled technology shares and oil prices boosted energy stocks. ...

   
 

Analyst: Gas Prices Dip to US Average of $2.20 Per Gall...

Article by AP | Published 11/21/16 | Comments (0)

The average price of regular grade gasoline has fallen nationally to $2.20 per gallon, a drop of 6 cents over the past two weeks. Industry analyst Trilby Lundb...

   
 

Ford CFO: Too Early To Assess Trump Election Effect, Li...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 11/17/16 | Comments (0)

Nov 17 Ford Motor Co Chief Financial Officer Bob Shanks told investors on Thursday it is too early to assess the impact of the election of Donald Trump as U.S. ...

   
 

Dow Ends At Record High, Stocks Lifted By Tech, Energy ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 11/15/16 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks ended higher on Tuesday, with the Dow hitting a record high close for the fourth session in a row as tech stocks rebounded from a post-election drub...

   
 

Dow Hits Fresh Record as Financial Stocks Rise

Article by Reuters | Published 11/14/16 | Comments (0)

The Dow Jones Industrial average opened at a record high on Monday, driven by financial stocks, after the index capped off its best week since 2011 following Do...

   
 

Thankfully, Obamacare’s Future in Critical Condit...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 11/09/16 | Comments (0)

For the past six years, no law has served as a larger GOP whipping post – and rightfully so – than the disastrous Affordable Care Act, and the Repub...

   
 

U.S. Unemployment Falls To 4.9% Before Election

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 11/04/16 | Comments (0)

America's economy stayed on track before the U.S. election. The economy added 161,000 jobs in October, a solid gain, suggesting it is maintaining its heal...

   
 

This Stock Market Metric Says The Likely Winner Is...Tr...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 11/01/16 | Comments (0)

The stock market's election year performance between July 31 and Oct. 31 has often accurately predicted the next president — and this year it...

   
 

Days Of Cheap Gas Coming To A Sad End In New Jersey

Article by AP | Published 10/30/16 | Comments (0)

JACKSON, N.J. (AP) — The end has come for a long-celebrated tradition for Pennsylvania and New York drivers: Starting Tuesday, cheap gas in New Jersey is ...

   
 

Average US 30-Year Mortgage Rate Unchanged at 3.42 Perc...

Article by AP | Published 10/06/16 | Comments (0)

Long-term U.S. mortgage rates didn’t move this week, remaining at their lowest levels since mid-July as a lure to prospective homebuyers. Mortgage giant ...

   
 

Washington - Federal Reserve Keeps Rates Unchanged

Article by AP | Published 09/21/16 | Comments (0)

Washington - The Federal Reserve held off on a rate hike, but three officials opposed the decision — the most dissents since December 2014. Fed official...

   
 

New York - Bitcoin Is Money, U.S. Judge Says In Case Ti...

Article by AP | Published 09/20/16 | Comments (0)

New York - Bitcoin qualifies as money, a federal judge ruled on Monday, in a decision linked to a criminal case over hacking attacks against JPMorgan Chase &a...

   
 

New York - Wells Fargo Fined $185 Million For Improper ...

Article by AP | Published 09/08/16 | Comments (0)

New York - California and federal regulators fined Wells Fargo a combined $185 million on Thursday, alleging the bank’s employees illegally opened milli...

   
 

U.S. Creates 151,000 Jobs In August; Unemployment 4.9%

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 09/02/16 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) - The U.S. added 151,000 jobs in August, slowing sharply from earlier in the summer and probably pushing an expected increase in U....

   
 

Trenton, NJ - Christie Nixes Bill To Raise New Jersey M...

Article by AP | Published 08/30/16 | Comments (0)

Trenton, NJ - Republican Gov. Chris Christie on Tuesday shot down an attempt to raise the state’s minimum wage to $10.10 an hour in the next year and to...

   
 

Brussels - EU Demands Apple Pay Ireland Up To 13 Billio...

Article by Reuters | Published 08/30/16 | Comments (0)

Brussels - EU antitrust regulators ordered Apple (AAPL.O) on Tuesday to pay up to 13 billion euros ($14.5 billion) in taxes plus interest to the Irish governm...

   
 

Jackson Hole, WY - Fed's Yellen Says Case For Inte...

Article by Reuters | Published 08/26/16 | Comments (0)

Jackson Hole, WY - The case for a U.S. interest rate hike has strengthened in recent months because of improvements in the labor market and expectations for s...

   
 

Los Angeles, CA - Clinton Proposes Standard Tax Deducti...

Article by AP | Published 08/23/16 | Comments (0)

Los Angeles, CA -  Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign released additional details on Tuesday about how she would support U.S. small businesses...

   
 

Montpelier, VT - Sanders' Wife Defends Non-disclos...

Article by AP | Published 08/18/16 | Comments (0)

Montpelier, VT - Sen. Bernie Sanders has pushed hard for transparency on U.S. trade and campaign finance, but has been far less aggressive in disclosing his o...

   
 

New York - Stocks Keep Going Up, And Investors Keep Say...

Article by New York - Stocks keep reachin... | Published 08/18/16 | Comments (0)

New York - Stocks keep reaching new heights, and investors keep giving them the side eye. Even as the Standard & Poor’s 500 index was setting a strin...

   
 

Washington - Making Extra Mortgage Payments Can Pay Off...

Article by AP | Published 08/18/16 | Comments (0)

Washington - It’s a strategy that crosses the mind of many borrowers when they take on a home loan: Make an extra mortgage payment or two every year and...

   
 

New York - Fed Policymaker Says Rate Hike Possible

Article by Reuters | Published 08/16/16 | Comments (0)

New York - The Federal Reserve could possibly raise U.S. interest rates as soon as September, an influential Fed policymaker said on Tuesday in comments that ...

   
 

New York - Billionaire Investors Turn Bearish As US Sto...

Article by Reuters | Published 08/15/16 | Comments (0)

New York - A number of big-name hedge fund investors soured on U.S. stocks in the second quarter and moved to gold and other bearish bets, failing to anticipa...

   
 

New York - SEC Halts Trade In Mysterious $35 Billion OT...

Article by Reuters | Published 08/15/16 | Comments (0)

New York -  The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on Monday temporarily halted trade in Neuromama Ltd (NERO.PK), whose shares have quadrupled to ab...

   
 

New York - S&P, Nasdaq Hit Record High As Oil Price...

Article by Reuters | Published 08/15/16 | Comments (0)

New York - The S&P 500 index and the Nasdaq hit record highs on Monday, adding to their recent record-setting rally, as oil prices rose to their highest i...

   
 

Maryland's Tax-free Shopping Week Starts Sunday, A...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 08/12/16 | Comments (0)

Maryland consumers can shop tax free the week of Aug. 14 during an annual event timed for back-to-school shopping. During Shop Maryland Tax-Free Week, from Au...

   
 

New York - Wall St. Jumps To Record Highs On Oil, Consu...

Article by Reuters | Published 08/11/16 | Comments (0)

New York -  Wall Street closed at record highs on Thursday as surging oil prices and strong earnings from department stores Macy’s and Kohl’s ...

   
 

Revamping Econ Plan, Trump Vows Tax Cuts To 'Jumps...

Article by AP | Published 08/08/16 | Comments (0)

Detroit - Trying to turn the page after a tumultuous campaign stretch, Donald Trump unleashed a blistering attack Monday on Hillary Clinton’s approach t...

   
 

Wal-Mart Buying Online Retailer Newcomer Jet.com For $3...

Article by AP | Published 08/08/16 | Comments (0)

New York - Wal-Mart has agreed to buy fast-growing online retail newcomer Jet.com, which had launched with a splash a year ago when it announced its intention...

   
 

Here's What The Real Unemployment Rate Looks Like

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 08/05/16 | Comments (0)

The U.S. unemployment rate remained at 4.9 percent in July, the Labor Department said Friday. But relying on that one number as an indicator of the job mark...

   
 

S&P 500 And Nasdaq Close At Record Highs

Article by Reuters | Published 08/05/16 | Comments (0)

New York -  U.S. stocks notched their best day in a month on Friday, with the S&P 500 and Nasdaq closing at record highs after a second straight mont...

   
 

Fear In The Stock Market Can Mean Profit, But Know The ...

Article by AP | Published 08/04/16 | Comments (0)

New York - For some investments, the sound of crashing stock prices and panic in the market is actually the sweetest melody. These investments tie themselves t...

   
 

Legendary Investor Bill Gross: 'I Don’t Like...

Article by Reuters | Published 08/03/16 | Comments (0)

New York -  Investors should cut risk by placing money in real assets and accept lower returns, given that markets no longer offer double-digit gains in ...