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Courtney Raio
25 Aug, 2011 | 05:03 PM
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Markets closed lower as concerns about Europe trumped the rally following the announcement that Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway invested $5 billion in Bank of America. The Dow closed 170 points lower on concerns about the debt crisis in Europe and jobless claims that were slightly higher than economists were forecasting. ...
Courtney Raio
24 Aug, 2011 | 04:42 PM
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Courtney Raio
23 Aug, 2011 | 05:03 PM
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Courtney Raio
22 Aug, 2011 | 04:47 PM
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Markets finished higher today, but as has been the case in most recent rallies, the bulls lost steam as the day wore on, and the Dow finished just 37 points higher after giving back much of the morning’s 202 point gain. Investors are already looking ahead to Ben Bernanke’s speech from Jackson Hole, Wyoming on Friday, where he will discuss what if any steps the Fed will take to spur the recovery. ...
Courtney Raio
19 Aug, 2011 | 04:48 PM
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Markets fell today, the Dow was down 172 points and the S&P 500 fell 17 points on continued concern over European banks, under pressure after HPQ fell 20.03% today following yesterday’s exploration of strategic alternatives for its PC business and merger announcement. For the week the Dow was 4.01% lower and the S&P 500 was down 4.69%. Gold continued its run at all time highs, trading at $1,850 per ounce as investors turn to safe-havens for their money. Gold traded 1.50% higher today, and is up $232, 13.76%, since the beginning of August. ...
NYSE Staff
19 Aug, 2011 | 01:27 PM
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The Economist published a blog on their website covering the rise of dark pools both in the US and European equity markets. As they relate, dark pools were created to “allow institutional investors, who manage huge investment portfolios, to take or dispose of sizeable positions in a company’s shares without suffering adverse price movements as they carry out the trade.” ...