The Dow Jones industrial average plummeted in Thursday trading, dropping more than four percent at certain times --wiping out gains of the past week amid lingering anxiety over the debt crisis in Europe and the wobbly U.S. economy. At one …
If you’re one of the estimated 15 million people who bought Grand Theft Auto V and have been playing it since it came out last week, you’ve probably spent a lot of time killing gang members, plotting jewelry-store heists, and rendezvousing at …
Whether it's a matter of ignorance or greed, people are still buying General Motors stock, even though the company and the government have warned that the shares will someday be worthless. Investors are picking up millions of shares …
RobinHood is about to let anyone buy and sell stocks for free instead of having to pay E*Trade or Scottrade $7 per transaction. Today RobinHood begins inviting the 160,000 people who’ve signed up to download its glossy new app …
The New York Stock Exchange, packed with 5,000 traders in its heyday two decades ago, is now down to only 1,000. The stock exchange was bought last year by IntercontinentalExchange Group Inc., which is known for buying up stock …
BAGHDAD – It's not Wall Street, but it does have its moments. If the concept of buying low and selling high ever excited people, it excites them in Baghdad. In less than one year, the newly formed Iraqi Stock Exchange (search) has tripled …
Trading on the London Stock Exchange has been suspended since markets opened on Friday, due to electronic trading system problems. Every minute of halted trading causes millions of pounds worth of lost trades. The exchange is still …