Stock market

Sign above the entrance of an Apple store. (credit: Vittorio Zunino Celotto/Getty Images)

Financial Expert Talks Apple, Interest Rates, Gas Prices

Financial expert Jim Lacamp offers his insight on an upcoming Apple announcement, higher interest rates and rising gas prices.

03/19/2012

A Schwab Institutional brokerage account application form. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Find Out How Much $ You Will Need To Retire

With the stock market fluctuating, many people are wondering what’s happening to their retirement funds, and if it’s even possible to retire. These days, how much do you even need in order to retire?

09/30/2011

A trader watches prices at his post at the New York Stock Exchange at the opening bell August 8, 2011. (credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Dow Jones Drops 400+ Points

The Dow Jones Industrial average dropped 419 points Thursday as investors worried over a trio of problems.

08/18/2011

A jewelry shop displays necklaces, bracelets and rings in white and yellow gold. (credit: Atta Kenare/AFP/Getty Images)

Gold Prices Jump, But Experts Warn Against Investing

Michael Meyers opened two yellow envelopes Tuesday and poured out a tangle of necklaces, rings and bracelets. It was $3,000 to $4,000 of gold he bought, from just two sellers.

08/09/2011

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From Wall Street To Dallas, Spirits Drop As Dow Plunged

From Wall Street to the streets of Dallas, heads dropped and spirits sank as the stock market plunged more than 500 points Thursday, the worst since Dec. 2008.

08/04/2011

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