Stock market

Specialist Gregg Maloney works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, March 3, 2014.  (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

Markets slide as tensions rise over Ukraine

NEW YORK (AP) — Global stock markets are down sharply on tensions over Russia’s military advance into Ukraine and the threat of sanctions by Western governments. The Dow Jones industrial average fell 202 points, or […]

03/03/2014

A specialist works at his post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

S&P 500 index closes at a record high

NEW YORK (AP) — After knocking on the door all week, the stock market logged a record on Thursday. The Standard & Poor’s 500 index had moved above its previous all-time high on numerous occasions […]

02/27/2014

In this image provided by the NYSE, Shutterstock’s Chief Technology Officer, James Chou, joined by members of the company’s leadership team and Fast Company’s  Associate Editor, J.J. McCorvey rings the opening bell at The New York Stock Exchange in New York City.  (AP Photo/NYSE, Ben Hider)

Stocks gain, boosted by earnings

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks moved higher in afternoon trading on Friday, pushing the market toward its biggest weekly gain of the year, as investors assessed more company earnings. KEEPING SCORE: The Standard & Poor’s […]

02/14/2014

Stock trader Gregory Rowe works at the New York Stock Exchange, in New York. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)

US stocks move sharply higher; Disney jumps

Encouraging news about the job market and strong earnings from Disney helped drive U.S. stocks sharply higher in afternoon trading Thursday. The market was rebounding a day after posting small losses. Investors were looking ahead […]

02/06/2014

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The diving Dow

Why January 2014 was such a bad month for your portfolio and what is expected into February. Money 101 host Bob McCormick talks with Ken Winans of Winans Investments and Gabe Wisdom of American Money […]

02/03/2014

Money 101: It’s tax season. Landlords & tenants – listen up!

We have the information you need to help with your finances. Today on Money 101 with Bob McCormick the conversation will include: Whether you’re the one who draws up the lease, or signs on the dotted line, […]

02/03/2014

Trader Richard Newman works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)

S&P 500 finishes above all-time closing high

NEW YORK (AP) — It was a stock market squeaker. After piercing its all-time high in early trading, then yo-yoing below and above that level several times during the day, the Standard and Poor’s 500 […]

01/15/2014

Pros and cons of credit, debit and pre-paid cards

We have the information you need to help with your finances. Today on Money 101 with Bob McCormick the conversation will include: Learn which of your credit card bills to pay off first in order to keep […]

01/10/2014

Trader Kevin Lodewick, right, works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

Markets take weak December jobs report in stride

NEW YORK (AP) — Financial markets are taking a surprisingly weak U.S. jobs report in stride. Stock indexes are slightly higher in early trading Friday. The Dow Jones industrial average climbed 18 points, or 0.1 […]

01/10/2014

A comparison of new year’s diet plans

We have the information you need to help with your finances. Today on Money 101 with Bob McCormick the conversation will include: A comparison of new year’s diet plans. The Beatles, the Beach Boys and the Stones: […]

01/08/2014

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