November 17, 2017

Stock Market Making A Comeback

For the first time since June 2008, the Dow Jones Industrial Average closed about 12000 Tuesday. Even with all the upheaval in the Middle East, and the debt troubles in Europe, it still closed high. The Standard & Poor’s 500 index also finished high.┬áBy the end of the day, it closed at 1308. That’s the […]

2011 Treating Stocks Kindly So Far

A new year signals a fresh start for many with resolutions, goals and plans to improve one’s life. The stock market appears to be taking a slice out of the improvement pie as the Dow closed the day at it’s highest in two years, on Monday. Partly responsible were the positive outlooks fueled by construction […]

Wall Street Not Moving Much

For the past week, the Dow Jones Industrial Average has been about as boring as watching paint dry. Trading has been slow with not much movement either way as the markets are in a bit of a lull. The Dow finished less than 0.2 percent up or down each day for the last five trading […]