Seven trading days. That’s how long it took the Dow to rocket from 25,000 to 26,000. The market’s latest milestone came just after the opening bell Tuesday and easily set the record for the fastest rise between 1,000-point barriers. The Dow
Used widely as a measure of the U.S. economy’s overall health, a stock index hit a milestone on Wednesday, but local financial advisers tell people investing for retirement to look beyond the number and not make rash changes to their …
Markets tanked Monday as investors assessed whether the global economy was moving away from the slow growth, low inflation and low interest rates that prevailed over the last decade. The Standard & Poor’s 500-stock index was off by …
Traders work on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange, Tuesday, Dec. 23, 2014, in New York. U.S. stocks pushed further into record territory on Tuesday as the Dow Jones industrial average crossed past the 18,000-point mark for the …
The Dow has made its biggest point gains on Tuesday's this ... Automated trading programs, or algorithms, make up an increasingly large portion of all stock trading. The longer the Tuesday trend is in place, the more likely it is that these …
The views expressed by contributors are their own and not the view of The Hill The Dow Jones Industrial Average crossed the 25,000 barrier at the open of stock market trading yesterday. The index has advanced a staggering 285 percent …
The stock market, continuing a remarkable ascent that began in the darkness of the last recession, surged past a milestone on Thursday after a strong jobs report indicated that the economy might finally be gaining steam. The Dow
A broad rally on Wall Street propelled the Dow Jones industrial average to close above 26,000 points for the first time Wednesday. The sharp gains also delivered record highs for the Standard & Poor's 500 index and the Nasdaq …
Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window) A board above the trading floor of the New …